Webinar Wednesdays: Creating a Training Program and Learning Culture

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January 15, 2014 2:00pm EST David Osborn and Jessica Batz, BizLibrary You’re invited to attend this event which is designed to direct you through the planning, deployment, market-ing, and ongoing management of your employee development program. We’ll cover: Getting Started From the Ground Up – what you need to know about: Creating a Learning Culture… Read more »

Webinar Wednesdays: Sustainable Work/Life Balance

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January 8, 2014 2:00pm EST Joe Robinson, Optimal Performance Strategies The prevailing style of work in a technology-driven world is autopilot, which leaves a lot of us reacting to demands, instead of managing them. This plays right into the hands of automatic stress, overwhelm, and burn-out. This presentation shows through the latest research and best… Read more »

LDAC 2013 Annual Meeting Honoring Lumber Person of the Year Robert A. Kelly, Torno Lumber

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  Robert Kelly got his start in the lumber and building material industry after seeing an ad in the Wall Street Journal headlined “Lumberyard for Sale in Seacoast Town.” “Immediately, I had a vision of a horse drawn wagon delivering rough-hewn beams to the docks and thought, ‘That’s for me.’” At the time he was… Read more »

LDAC Past Presidents Dinner 2013

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On Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013, the Lumber Dealers of Connecticut held its annual past president dinner at the Inn at Middletown. Cocktails and hors d’oeuvres were served, which was followed by a sit down dinner. There were 25 attendees, including the oldest living past president from 1967 Verne Spear. Other past presidents in attendance were… Read more »