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Event calendar

Date Time Location Event Details Registration
Dec. 5, 2017 9-11am Spruce Tree Centre
1600 University Avenue West
1st Floor Conference Room
Saint Paul, MN 55104
SMALL BIZ Workshop:  "Finding Money"  Learn what you need about overhead, budgets, financials, and traditional/alternative funding sources. RSVP to R. Lynn Pingol - MaKee Company 651-756-1997 or mndbecenter@gmail.com
Dec. 5, 2017 12-2pm Spruce Tree Centre      
1600 University Ave. West
1st Floor Conference Room
Saint Paul, MN 55104
SMALL BIZ Workshop:  "No Delay!  Do Today!" Time Management and procrastination is a challenge for everyone!  Learn and understand the effects and how to overcome that “drag” and bounce back on track! RSVP to R. Lynn Pingol - MaKee Company 651-756-1997 or mndbecenter@gmail.com
Dec. 5, 2017 3-5pm Spruce Tree Centre      
1600 University Ave. West
1st Floor Conference Room
Saint Paul, MN 55104
SMALL BIZ Workshop:  "Zombie I Am Not"  From payroll, labor laws, team training, and leadership, this course covers topics related to the human factor of your organization! RSVP to R. Lynn Pingol - MaKee Company 651-756-1997 or mndbecenter@gmail.com
Dec. 6, 2017 9am-11am
11:30am - 1:30pm
2pm - 4pm
Spruce Tree Centre
1600 University Ave. West
Suite 214
Saint Paul, MN 55104
HIGHPOINT WORKSHOP: "Create Your Linked In Profile" Every CEO is recommended to have a platform on the professional networking site- Linked In. If you do not have one set up and have been looking to learn how, this SMALL group session is for you! Come prepared with content, work experience and resume so we can build your profile online! NOTE: Limited to 4 firms per session. RSVP by 11/27/2017 to R. Lynn Pingol - MaKee Company 651-756-1997 or mndbecenter@gmail.com
Dec. 6, 2017 2:30pm - 3:30pm Summit Academy OIC
935 Olson Memorial Hwy,
Minneapolis MN 55405
Workforce Results and Transparency Workgroup.  The Office of Civil Rights works with participants in the MnDOT DBE/Workforce Collaborative to monitor the performance of contractors in the employment of women and minorities on highway construction projects.  More about Workforce Results and Transparency.

Conference Call Number:
Dial: 888-742-5095
Participant Passcode: 9539152056

Dec. 8, 2017 9-11am Spruce Tree Centre      
1600 University Ave. West
1st Floor Conference Room
Saint Paul, MN 55104
START ME UP! DBE Workshop:  Learn what is required to become a certified Disadvantaged Business Enterprise!  Understand what is required to get a government contract or work as a subcontractor for a general contractor with a Federal or State contract.  RSVP by 12/01/2017 to R. Lynn Pingol - MaKee Company 651-756-1997 or mndbecenter@gmail.com
Dec. 11, 2017 9am-11am Spruce Tree Centre
1600 University Avenue West
1st Floor Conference Room
Saint Paul, MN 55104
SMALL BIZ Workshop:  "To Market To Market"  Understand the market and what strategy to take to ensure you reach your target audience!  Learn how to use social media and create materials for marketing!
RSVP by 12/08/2017 to R. Lynn Pingol - MaKee Company 651-756-1997 or mndbecenter@gmail.com
Dec. 13, 2017 9am-11am TBD MnDOT DBE and Workforce Collaborative - full membership meeting. More information about the Collaborative. Contact collaborative@effective.org for more details
Dec. 20, 2017 9am-11am Spruce Tree Centre
1600 University Ave. West
Suite 214
Saint Paul, MN 55104
HIGHPOINT WORKSHOP: "Create Your Linked In Profile" Every CEO is recommended to have a platform on the professional networking site- Linked In. If you do not have one set up and have been looking to learn how, this SMALL group session is for you! Come prepared with content, work experience and resume so we can build your profile online! NOTE: Limited to 4 DBE firms per session. RSVP by 11/28/2017 to R. Lynn Pingol - MaKee Company 651-756-1997 or mndbecenter@gmail.com
Jan. 16, 2018 10am-1pm Spruce Tree Centre
1600 University Ave. West
1st Floor Conference Room
Saint Paul, MN 55104
HIGHPOINT WORKSHOP: "MnDOTs Change Order Process" This workshop breaksdown the Change Order process at MnDOT and provides examples of scenarios where the change order process becomes critical between the DBE who is a sub-contractor to the+D34 General Contractor. RSVP by 01/09/2018 to R. Lynn Pingol - MaKee Company 651-756-1997 or mndbecenter@gmail.com
Jan. 24, 2018 2:30pm-3:30pm Summit Academy OIC
935 Olson Memorial Hwy,
Minneapolis MN 55405
Workforce Results and Transparency Workgroup.  The Office of Civil Rights works with participants in the MnDOT DBE/Workforce Collaborative

Conference Call Number:
Dial: 888-742-5095
Participant Passcode: 9539152056

Feb. 28, 2018 2:30pm-3:30pm Summit Academy OIC
935 Olson Memorial Hwy,
Minneapolis MN 55405
Workforce Results and Transparency Workgroup.  The Office of Civil Rights works with participants in the MnDOT DBE/Workforce Collaborative to monitor the performance of contractors in the employment of women and minorities on highway construction projects.  More about Workforce Results and Transparency. Conference Call Number:
Dial: 888-742-5095
Participant Passcode: 9539152056
March 28, 2018 2:30pm-3:30pm Summit Academy OIC
935 Olson Memorial Hwy,
Minneapolis MN 55405
Workforce Results and Transparency Workgroup.  The Office of Civil Rights works with participants in the MnDOT DBE/Workforce Collaborative to monitor the performance of contractors in the employment of women and minorities on highway construction projects.  More about Workforce Results and Transparency. Conference Call Number:
Dial: 888-742-5095
Participant Passcode: 9539152056
April 25, 2018 2:30pm-3:30pm Summit Academy OIC
935 Olson Memorial Hwy,
Minneapolis MN 55405
Workforce Results and Transparency Workgroup.  The Office of Civil Rights works with participants in the MnDOT DBE/Workforce Collaborative to monitor the performance of contractors in the employment of women and minorities on highway construction projects.  More about Workforce Results and Transparency. Conference Call Number:
Dial: 888-742-5095
Participant Passcode: 9539152056