Webinars

To plan and schedule webinars, contact Kaya Lewis-Baltimore, Vice President for Training at trainingvp@few.org.


Upcoming Webinar

The Federal Hiring Process Overview

May 16 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm EDT

Guest Presenter: Ralph Charlip

Description of Event: Join eMentor in this special webinar series covering Federal Employment.  In the first webinar, we will cover the Federal Hiring Process from start to finish. This will be a very comprehensive overview aimed at helping participants to understand the entire Federal Government Hiring Process to help you achieve Federal Employment Success.  Register by clicking here.


Finding Federal Employment

June 12 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm EDT

Guest Presenter: Ralph Charlip

Description of Event: In Part 2 of our Federal Hiring Webinar Series, we will be covering how to find and apply for Federal Employment using USAJobs.  Our presenter, Ralph Charlip, will thoroughly cover how to (1) Locate job announcements based on Department, PayGrade (GS-SES), and Location, and (2) Create a USAJobs Account to apply for Federal Employment opening.  Register by clicking here.


Writing Your Federal Resume

June 13 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm EDT

Guest Presenter: Ralph Charlip

Description of Event:In part 3 of the Federal Employment Webinar Series, eMentor will host Ralph Charlip to discuss creating a powerful Federal Resume that gets you hired at the appropriate level as well as negotiations to consider upon being hired.  Register by clicking here.


Past Webinars

Getting Your Financial House in Order: Preparing for Uncertain Financial Times webinar scheduled April 11  @ 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. EDT.

The following topics were discussed:

  • Preparing for the “what ifs” in life
  • The components of a strong financial plan
  • How to create a simple, effective, and realistic system to budget your monthly expenses
  • How to pay down your debt in half the time
  • How to be prepared for the next financial crisis both now and in retirement
  • Create a stable guaranteed retirement income that will protect against market and government volatility

Town Hall Teleconference with FEW National President, Karen Rainey”  Town Hall with President Rainey presentation webinar scheduled for April 4, 2019 @ 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. EDT. During this webinar join the FEW National President, Karen Rainey, as she provides information on the following topics:

  • 2019 – 2020 Vision Statement
  • Strategic Plan
  • Membership Month
  • Mission Focused and Personal Development
  • FEW’s Legislative Agenda
  • NTP 2019 – Commemorating 50 Years of Training

“Things You Need to Know about the 50th National Training Program”   NTP 2019 Mini Webinar presentation  webinar scheduled for March 27  @ 12:30 pm EDT.  During this webinar join NTP 2019 Chair, Naomi Bell, as she provides an interactive walk-through of NTP activities.

Women and Money Women and Money webinar presentation  webinar scheduled for Wednesday, March 13 @ 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. EDT.

During this webinar on Women and Money, you’ll learn:

  • The unique financial challenges women face, such as longer life expectancies and more career breaks for caregiving, and how they impact long-term financial security
  • Six steps women can take to help them achieve financial security, including taking control of their money, becoming more knowledgeable investors, advocating for themselves in the workplace, planning for retirement, protecting their income and assets, and creating an estate plan

Awards and Scholarships Open Season   Awards and Scholarships Open Season presentation  webinar scheduled for Tuesday, March 5 @ 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. EDT.  Webinar to discuss the Awards and Scholarships submission processes, including how to submit a nomination for a military meritorious service award.

It’s Time to Submit Form 990-N presentation”  It's Time to Submit Form 990 presentation – webinar scheduled for Thursday, January 24, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. EST.  Review the Form 990 submission requirements.  The deadline for filing the Form 990 is February 15, 2019.

Additional resources:  Filing Form 990 Filing Form 990 and Form 990 User Guide Form 990 User Guide

Cracking the Code – The Ins and Outs of ECQ’s  Cracking the Code - The Ins and Outs of ECQ'swebinar scheduled for Thursday, January 17, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. EST. How to Prepare to Enter the Senior Executive Service (SES).  Thinking About Applying to the SES? What YOU Need to Know to Write Effective Executive Core Qualifications.  This presentation is brought to you as part of FEW’s Leadership Strategy from its 2018-2020 Strategic Plan.

Making Smart Investment Choices Making Smart Investment Choices webinar scheduled for Tuesday, October 2, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. EDT (12:00 p.m. CDT, 11:00 a.m. MDT, 10:00 a.m. PDT).  The Office of Investor Education and Advocacy at the Securities and Exchange Commission is hosting a financial education webinar for the women of FEW. Learn how to make smart investment choices, both inside your Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) and with outside investments.

We’ll discuss the important investing concepts you need to know – including risk tolerance, investment objectives, time horizons and compound interest. We’ll also talk about being aware of the fees and costs associated with investing and, most importantly, what questions to ask as you go on your investment journey.

CQ Engage – Advocacy Tool Webinar September 26, 2018 CQ Engage presentation  The webinar included a demonstration on how to fully utilize CQ Engage – FEW’s on-line advocacy tool.

FEW will be holding our first legislative webinar for the 2018 – 2020 term at 7:00 p.m. Eastern Time (6:00 p.m. Central Time, 5:00 p.m. Mountain Time, and 4:00 p.m. Pacific Time) on September 26, 2018. The webinar will include a demonstration on how to fully utilize CQ Engage – FEW’s on-line advocacy tool.

We will teach you how to:

  • view legislation that FEW supports
  • register your concerns as a part of FEW’s Advocacy
  • find your Congressional Representatives
  • support FEW’s Advocacy campaign

NTP 2018 Mini Preview” Webinar June 21, 2018 Acrobat Icon – Join Federally Employed Women for an interactive overview of the 2018 National Training Program.  We’ll give you a preview of:

  • Schedule of Events
  • What to Wear
  • Invited Speakers, Trainers, Sponsors
  • Training Courses
  • Special Events
  • Things to do in Atlanta (after classes)

Legislative Webinar” May 30, 2018 Acrobat Icon – FEW’s lobbyist, Tonya Saunders will provide an overview of how to meet with your legislators and the key legislative issues that will be focused on during Lobby Week. Lobby Week is scheduled for June 4 through 8, 2018.  Please take this opportunity to reach out to your Legislators to let them know your position on pertinent issues.  We will also discuss the latest way to “Engage” with your Representatives on the issues that are important to you and to FEW.  Do not miss out on this online demonstration of the Engage online advocacy tool. Engage has a more robust capability of outreach to members on Capitol Hill, as well as, legislative tracking and monitoring.

Strategic Thinking” Webinar May 23, 2018 Acrobat Icon – Do you understand how important Strategic Thinking is to your career success? Strategic Thinking is hard to define and even harder for others to recognize that you have these skills.

Understanding Management Directive (MD) – 715” Webinar March 29, 2018  Acrobat Icon – The presenters will discuss the purpose of MD-715; Federal agencies’ requirements to be a model employer, affirmative employment, diversity and inclusion programs; and how employees can obtain their agency’s performance status on the promotions of females in various job series and leadership roles, etc.

“All About FEW Overview – 50 Years Legacy”  Webinar March 21 and 27, 2018 Acrobat Icon – In recognition of National Women’s History month, this webinar provides an overview of FEW’s history, the awesome trailblazing women of this great organization, and focus program activities that have led to the many benefits available to members. Presenters: Naomi Bell, Vice President for Training; Jeri Peterson, Vice President for Diversity; and Suzi Inman, Vice President for Membership and Chapter Organization

“FEW Financial Management” Webinar  January 29, 2018  Acrobat Icon  – In this webinar, the FEW National Finance Team, Vanessa Elliott, Treasurer, and Carol Jones, Finance Chair, will provide information on the purpose of Form 990, should regions and chapters file, when and how to file this form and answer any questions you may have about this process.

“I Am Woman!”  January 26, 2018  Acrobat Icon – an empowerment workshop that will address barriers that prevent women from being empowered in the workforce, strategies to overcome barriers, tips on how to empower yourself, and tips on how to become a good leader within your organization. The presenter is Cynthia Dunn, Director of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI), Tax Exempt/Government Entities (TEGE) at the Internal Revenue Service.

Women’s Equality Day 2017 Presentation Featuring Dr. Catherine “Cady” Coleman

Creating Your Own Patterns for Success

FEW’s Leadership Strategic Planning Committee presents the three month Wednesday Webinar Series, “Creating Your Own Patterns for Success” by Dr. Mallary Tytel.

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LEGISLATIVE UPDATES & BILLS SUMMARIES  held 5/11/2017   FEW Legislative Training   powerpoint-ICON      Bill Summaries   word-ICON


On-Demand Webinars

Benefits Planning into Retirement

Investment Planning

Long Term Care

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