Events

Conferences and Events

Champagne Collaborations, L.L.C., is excited to offer many opportunities both locally and abroad to share, learn and grow your business analysis, project management and process improvement skills!  Check out the many offerings today!

10 Productivity Hacks to Give You More of Your Day Back!
August 12, 2021
Online

Conference


We all want more time in the day – there just never seems to be enough time to get everything done! Want 5 minutes back to your day? Sure! Now, how would you like an extra 20 hours of time to get things done? That’s what 5 minutes a day could mean! 20 hours a year! So how do we do that when we’re way too busy already?

Simple time savers, “get more done” tips and creative insights to take back more of our day and actually accomplish more off our to-do list! These are the easy tricks that I will walk you through to help you get more out of your day!

We’ve gone virtual but we still gotta work with people and get things done, even with the distractions of kids and house and life going on behind our virtual backgrounds!

As a certified virtual presenter loving to engage with teams no matter where in the world they find today, I’m excited to share tips that will highlight effective use of email, ideas to spark up your meetings, and some creative thoughts to working with people and technology! Easy, simple and most importantly, effective techniques to help you do more!

CBAP/CCBA Application/Exam Prep Workshop
August 18, 2021
Online
Training

Interested in getting your CBAP or CCBA certification? Or interested, but not sure where to start? Or even have you looked at the requirements and worried how you could get past the application, let alone the exam itself? Come join us as we walk through the application process to make it simple and easy to approach. Learn about what resources are readily available with your IIBA membership to access and use for your certification process and exam. Also, let’s talk about what and how to prep for the examination itself so you’re ready, confident, and successful! Bring your questions, comments, concerns and real-world thoughts to make a plan that will propel your career forward with a valuable, world-wide recognized business analysis certification!

Engaging in Virtual, Hybrid, and In-Person Work Environments
August 19, 2021
Online

Webinar

As our world continues to evolve, organizations will too. And so, employees need to also evolve their approaches and their toolsets, whether their teams and their clients continue to meet virtually, shift to in-person, or a hybrid approach. Connections still need to be fostered in trusting environments so that collaborative approaches to solving problems, delivering solutions, and delighting customers are effective. This session will give you insight into how to engage to deliver these results.

This webinar will explain not only how to approach different work settings and how you can facilitate healthy and productive interactions but will also demonstrate many of the available technologies (often free!) that are now widely available to support and foster these successful working environments.

Engaging and Communicating WITH Your Stakeholders
September 9, 2021
Online
Training

Get your team engaged, proactive, and ready to jump into the next project to accomplish great things. This course will address ways to engage WITH your team members, letting them lead the charge, and drive great (and measurable) results. You will learn how to conduct actionable brainstorming sessions, work together as a team to prioritize activities, run productive meetings, and ask the right questions to get decisions made to move projects forward.

Women in Leadership - Own Your Seat!
September 14-16, 2021
Online

Conference

The number of women in leadership roles is growing in all industries and areas of business. As we seek to decrease the gender divide, skilled women leaders are essential for the success of any organization. Whether you are currently in a leadership position or seen as a leader in your community, learn and practice skills that focus on driving actions, empowering others, and continually building yourself up as you remain a role model for colleagues.

Business Process Improvement
September 16 & 23, 2021
Online

Conference

You are busy enough throughout the day just trying to get things done. Trying to improve a process seems only to require more effort. But what if it didn’t? And what if you could measure and show how small changes lead to cost and time savings? This one-day course will introduce you to definitions of process improvement that are immediately actionable! Bring current work processes with you to use as real-world exercises. Discover how simple daily tasks - such as organizing and submitting forms, printing, filing or scheduling - can be streamlined to add time back to your day! Hands-on practice will walk you step by step through processes that can be immediately applied to your own teams and organizations for dramatic, measurable improvements.

7 Skills for Today and Tomorrow's Dynamically Changing Environments
September 20-23, 2021
Online

Conference

Whether dealing with the unprecedented challenges of today or planning ahead for the “new normal”, staying adaptive and keeping your skills sharp no matter what changes your organization, community, and environment face are your keys to success in our dynamically changing environments! This session will dive attendees into key leadership and change management skills they need for the dynamic and digital environments of today’s work. Mastering these skills helps leaders of all levels (no titles here!) to pivot, respond, and deliver proactive solutions while facing today’s new challenges that are occurring at a moment’s notice. Attendees will leave being able to apply practices to continue to support the adaptability and success of their teams and organizations.

Learn How To Become A Facilitator For Virtual Strategic Planning
September 21 & 23, 2021
Online
Training

As businesses large and small grapple with the impact the COVID crisis has left, employers are re-imagining how their businesses remotely serve customers, retain employees, achieve business goals, maintain the company culture, and in some instances, just survive these unprecedented times.

Now more than ever, strategic planning is vital to your organization’s ability to take advantage of changing economic and customer tides.

Help your organization by attending this workshop that will give you valuable tools to facilitate strategic planning initiatives and drive further success of your organization!

Business Process Improvement
September 30, 2021
Online

Conference

You are busy enough throughout the day just trying to get things done. Trying to improve a process seems only to require more effort. But what if it didn’t? And what if you could measure and show how small changes lead to cost and time savings? This one-day course will introduce you to definitions of process improvement that are immediately actionable! Bring current work processes with you to use as real-world exercises. Discover how simple daily tasks - such as organizing and submitting forms, printing, filing or scheduling - can be streamlined to add time back to your day! Hands-on practice will walk you step by step through processes that can be immediately applied to your own teams and organizations for dramatic, measurable improvements.

The Business of Security: Cybersecurity and Other Aspects for the Business Professional
October 6-7, 2021
Online
Training

Cybersecurity is all the buzz now, especially as organizations have gone virtual and are working remotely. The security of a company’s intellectual property, access to assets, as well as the explosion of the Internet of Things (IoT) have brought security to the forefront of business discussions. How, then, do you build security into daily operations and projects without being an IT expert?

This course will address the key issues, concerns, and requirements of cybersecurity so you can focus on the success of your business and feel more secure in your endeavors.

Introduction to Change Management – And Why Change Work Is Critical to Business Today
October 12 & 14, 2021
Online
Training

The world around us is constantly changing. Business leaders in all industries need to be able to grasp what change is, why others may resist it, and why it’s crucial to their organizations. This understanding is critical to the success of a leader’s change approaches. Communication is key, and the ability to measure and explain your changes can be as important as getting people to actually change.

In this course, you will develop skills to define and articulate change, measure change results, and identify actions to change your own approaches. You will learn about what makes change "hard" for some and discover ways to enable teams to change.

Women in Leadership - Own Your Seat!
November 18, 2021
Online

Conference

The number of women in leadership roles is growing in all industries and areas of business. As we seek to decrease the gender divide, skilled women leaders are essential for the success of any organization. Whether you are currently in a leadership position or seen as a leader in your community, learn and practice skills that focus on driving actions, empowering others, and continually building yourself up as you remain a role model for colleagues.

Change Management - Be a Successful Change Agent & Engage Others to Build Positive Change in Your Business
November 29 & 30, 2021
Online
Training

In today's rapidly changing business environments, change management skills are essential for success. Projects and organizational transitions require not only strategic planning from team leaders, but also the ability to understand how others respond to change and how to guide them through it.

In this hands-on session, the instructor will walk you through techniques and approaches so that you are successful throughout your change endeavors. You will practice using real-world examples and your own current challenges.

7 Skills for Leadership in Dynamically Changing Environments
December 6-7, 2021
Online
Training

Whether dealing with the unprecedented challenges of today or planning ahead for the "new normal", stay agile and keep your skills sharp no matter what changes your organization, community, and environment face.

In this course, organizational and team leaders will learn and then apply 7 key leadership and change management skills for dynamic and digital environments.