Blacks In Government

National Training Institute (NTI)

40th Annual National Training Institute
2018 New Orleans

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Region XI Regional Training Conference (RTC)
Saturday, May 19, 2018, 9:00 AM--4:00 PM
(Registration begins at 8:00 AM)
"BIG: Building & Shaping a Better Tomorrow"

As a Region, we will strive towards building and fostering positive relationships with Agency Heads and learning to turn every challenge into the BEST of an opportunity.  Together, we will make a BIG difference.  This begins with offering training and preparing our members for “Pathways to Success”

Challenging all Chapter Presidents to encourage at least five members to attend this year’s RTC. 

The conference includes three training tracks: Career Development, Equal Employment Opportunity and  Financial Management. 

This training is FREE and OPEN to all BIG Members and Prospective Members.  All attendees must register online by May 7, 2018 and pre-order a box lunch by May 14, 2018.  Online registrations will receive the eProgram which includes the Agenda, Speaker Biographies and Training Materials.  Post-RTC training materials will be sent based on the information provided upon registration.  Please ensure you provide accurate contact information (personal email preferred).

Register EARLY! The 1st 75 members to register and attend the conference will be enrolled in a special drawing. 

Please only register if you intend to attend, NO SHOWS will be referred to the Treasurer.

Renaee Allen, Region XI Council
1st Vice President and Programs & Education
Committee Chair

Regional Training Conference (RTC)
Saturday, May 19, 2018, 9:00 AM--4:00 PM
(Registration begins at 8:00 AM)
"BIG: Building & Shaping a Better Tomorrow"

NOAA Science Center
1301 East-West Hwy
Silver Spring, MD 20910
 (Complimentary Breakfast Included)

NETWORKING LUNCH $10.00 per person
(MUST pre-order/non-refundable)

Keynote Address: Leaders Establishing Your Brand During Change
Colonel Michael Black, Retired USAF
Commander, White House Communications Agency

Focus: "BIG: Breaking Down the Barriers"
Dexter Brooks, Associate Director
Office of Federal Operations

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

Securian Capital of the Chesapeake

NOW Generation
Dr. Brandi Baldwin-Rana, CEO, Millennial Ventures

Focus:  "Preparing Your Portfolio"

(Resume Dev /IDP/Writing Self-Assessments)
Ms. Valorie Benn, Associate Director, Diversity Officer

Focus: "Communication 101"
(Influential Speaking/developing your elevator speech)
Mr. Bruce Jones

President VA Gavaliers Toastmasters Club

(Winner of the Presidential Distinguished Club award for the 2016-2017 year)

REAL TALK PANEL: "What's The Next Step"
Ms. Barbara Ward, (SES)

Mr. Lawrence Anderson (SES)

Honorable Gerald Reed (Ret)
Dr. Brandi Baldwin-Rana (CIV, CEO)

RXI Parliamentary Training

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RXI 990 Training


2018 990 Training Slides

RXI EEO Round Table

EEO Roundtable_April 2016 Handout

EEO Roundtable April 2017 Handouts

RXI Delegates Assembly Training

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