Maximize your membership experience by tapping into the many quality programs and services MHEDA has to offer. This calendar lists the Webinars and Conferences we will present in 2015. More information will be posted soon.
Webinars - MHEDA University webinars are an easy and low-cost way to give your team a boost. No travel, just $99 each and a quick one-hour of your day. Webinars take place from 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m. CT.
Industry Conferences - Meeting in person to hear success stories, case studies and lessons learned from your peers is essential to your professional growth.
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Leadership: 7 Things Your Team Needs to Hear You Say Webinar
Do you want to energize your team and get more done? Learn practical tools to cultivate a results oriented team and the secret to doubling the productivity of your entire team in just 5 minutes a month (unbelievable until you hear how it’s done). Presented by David Dye, President of Trailblaze, Inc.
Omni Channel Fulfillment Webinar
Learn how to design your Omni Channel Fulfillment to meet consumers growing expectations. Learn about sale channels, how to design your fulfillment based on your channels and the volumes they represent. Presented by David Lodwig, Systems Manager, W&H Systems
University of Innovative Distribution (Co-sponsored with AEA)
JW Marriott – Indianapolis, IN
Known worldwide for excellence in education, UID is sponsored by the leading distribution professional associations, in cooperation with the Department of Technology Leadership and Innovation of Purdue University.
The Looming Shortage of Skilled Labor and What to do About It Webinar
Labor forecasters predict a shortage of over 5.0 million skilled workers by 2018. Learn what distributors are doing to replace retiring workers and to grow their businesses. Presented by MHEDA Member Jerry Weidmann, President, Wisconsin Lift Truck Corporation
Innovation: Introducing and Managing Change Webinar
Embracing the concept of innovation will better prepare you and your company to accept and adapt to change. Learn use innovation as a competitive advantage Presented by MHEDA Member Bill Ryan, President, LiftOne
MHEDA’s 2015 Annual Convention & Exhibitors’ Showcase
JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort & Spa – San Antonio, Texas
MHEDA’s 60th Annual Convention theme is “Culture that Rocks.” This learning and networking event will help you uncover better business practices so your company’s culture can be one that fosters success.
Rock Star Selling Webinar
Explore the evolution of customer buying behavior. Study the shift in seller competency required to compete in the new economy. Presented by Ryan Estis, Professional Speaker and Author
29 Tech Tools to Create Content for Social Media Webinar
The most popular posts on social media are pictures and videos, and with a few easy (and free!) tech tools, you can transform your messages into share-worthy graphics that your customer community will love. Presented by Beth Ziesenis is an author, speaker, technology consultant and nerd
OEM Best Practices for Dealer Development Webinar
How would you like to motivate dealers to respond more positively to your programs? Do you want to better leverage your distribution channel? Learn how to develop strategic partnerships with your dealers. Presented by Walter J. McDonald, President, McDonald Group, Inc.
Emerging Leaders Conference (Co-sponsored with MHI)
Completely revised in 2015, this conference is designed for young material handling professionals who want to enhance their leadership and management skills.
Contractor Compliance – Safety Programs Webinar
Today’s distributors are finding that in order to conduct business with larger customers they are required to have an established safety program that is compliant to federal regulations. Review the creation and implementation of safety programs. Presented by MHEDA Member John Woodall, Safety Director, Springer Equipment
Recruiting, Developing and Retaining High Performing Employees Webinar
This webinar will describe a proven approach for building a team-based organization comprised of high performing employees. Presented by Gary Polsen, Managing Director, Growth Strategy Partners
Parts and Service Conference
Crown Plaza Chicago O’Hare – Rosemont, IL
Learn best practices for your Parts and Service team to help maximize your profitability, while meeting with others who face the same challenge as you.
Economic and Financial Market Outlook Webinar
Take a close look at the economic trends that will impact MHEDA Members in the next few years. Presented by Raymond D. Hill, Senior Lecturer, Goizueta Business School.
Preparing Your Business for Inflationary Periods Webinar
This webinar will explore the many elements of your business that are impacted during inflationary times. Discuss how inflation can impact vendor and customer negotiations and so much more. Presented by MHEDA Members Mike Vaughan, CFO, Liftech Equipment Companies, Inc. and Dave Tumbas, VP/ Chief Financial Officer, Hy-Tek Material Handling Inc.
Dates and topics subject to change without notice.
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Industry Conferences - Available as Online Videos
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Previously Recorded Webinars
MHEDA has over 30 webinars recorded and available on-demand with insights to help you manage your business, sell more, improve your marketing and find the right employees. See what’s available
Interactive Customer Service & Leadership Online Training (FREE!)
Improve your customer service and leadership skills with nearly 30 free business training videos. Over $300 value, but FREE to MHEDA Members. Click here for more information