127 Hours: Between a Rock and a Hard Place

Your Team will Leave Inspired after hearing from Aron, the Subject of the Heart-Stopping Biographical Drama, 127 Hours.

  • November 02, 2022 2:30pm  -  3:30pm PDT

An extraordinary example of the human spirit pushed to the extreme, Aron’s legendary tale of survival and post-traumatic growth personifies resilience, perseverance, and the power of our minds.  Using evocative detail and bright humor, Ralston captivates and transports audiences into the intense darkness of his entrapment through to the euphoric release of his amputation. In his adept storytelling, the boulder that crushed his arm becomes a metaphor for the adversity we all experience in our personal and professional lives.

High Stakes, High Performance from the Oscar-Nominated Film Molly’s Game, Molly Bloom Shares Her Playbook for Success

Knocked Down Six, Get Up Seven: Where Character is Defined

  • June 15, 2022 2:30pm  -  3:30pm PDT

Molly Bloom shares her playbook for winning, derived from her experiences skiing for the US Ski Team, running the largest poker games in the world, writing a bestselling memoir, and making an Oscar-nominated movie. Throughout her presentation, she breaks down her philosophy for growth and success into seven major points, which audiences will leave invigorated, informed, and primed for their own success.

Effective Planning Tools for Field Leaders

  • October 18, 2022 2:30pm  -  4:30pm PDT

Being a world-class field leader requires more than being able to put work in place. It requires being able to plan your work and work your plan.

What You Will Learn

  • Gain an understanding of the critical nature behind planning work, including the tools and best practices that will facilitate effective planning
  • Learn the techniques to get the maximum productivity out of your crews through enhanced daily huddles

Target Audience

Field Leaders


Luke Matelan, FMI


Overcoming Workplace Negativity with Enthusiasm

  • September 27, 2022 2:30pm  -  5:00pm PDT

Overcoming Workplace Negativity with Enthusiasm is a live online program that will show you how to use Dale Carnegie’s proven ways to prevent the naysayers, whiners, and downers from robbing you and your group of the energy to succeed. In just 3 hours, you’ll learn specific techniques for dealing with that burned-out feeling so that you can lead with confidence and enthusiasm. Take a positive step toward success right now. Negative attitudes spread to the point where they eventually affect performance and decision-making. That’s the bad news.

How to Make Yourself Indispensable and Build a Rewarding Career

  • August 18, 2022 2:30pm  -  4:30pm PDT

When you start your career, you have no skills and no friends. You have to get busy acquiring skills and building your network. This session will show you how to craft a realistic career goal. Understand where you are in your career journey. Figure out the roadblocks to achieving your goals, and build a plan to overcome the roadblocks, so you make yourself indispensable and build a rewarding career.

No BS Leadership

  • May 26, 2022 2:30pm  -  4:30pm PDT

This class takes a no BS approach to teach you how to be an effective leader. By looking at your performance, behavior, strengths, and weaknesses, you can become a change leader to advance your career and organization. You will learn how to take ownership of your personal development and professional advancement.

The Glue: How Project Managers and Superintendents Excel in High-Pressure Environments

  • May 17, 2022 2:30pm  -  4:30pm PDT

Project Managers and Superintendents are the glue that binds construction companies together. To succeed, they must grasp the essentials of leadership: How to communicate with their teams, have difficult conversations, and tap the creativity of their teams to solve challenging project problems. This session will teach PMs and Superintendents how to improve their leadership to build their projects safely, efficiently, and profitably day-in, day-out.

Conflict Resolution in the Construction Industry

  • April 28, 2022 2:30pm  -  4:30pm PDT

Up to 25% of a manager’s time is spent dealing with conflict – in construction, that number is even higher. Different people have different approaches to conflict – some want to charge and fight, while others want to run away. This course will cover strategies for approaching difficult conversations, teach you how to think like a mediator and share tips and techniques for breaking down team conflict into its parts so that you can work through them.

Construction Leaders Dashboard

  • April 21, 2022 2:30pm  -  4:30pm PDT

Do you struggle to focus on what matters most? The Construction Leaders Dashboard is the right tool to help you clarify what's most important to your leadership, so you can stop struggling, stay grounded and focused, and maximize your leadership impact. Learning how to use the Dashboard will help you understand eight critical areas that have a tremendous effect on your leadership effectiveness: Vision, Mission, Values, Edge, Performance Metrics, Initiatives, Relationships, Development Opportunities. No project gets completed without identifying and using the right tools.

Introduction to Emotional Intelligence: Building Self Awareness

  • April 12, 2022 2:30pm  -  4:00pm PDT

Emotional Intelligence (EQ) isn’t just a set of soft skills that are “nice to have.” It’s been proven to be an essential factor in work and life success. Learn to understand the impact your emotions and reactions have on others. Leverage your strengths to build stronger interpersonal skills, cultivate self-awareness, and positively impact performance.

Inclusive Leader Workshop for People Leaders

  • March 24, 2022 2:30pm  -  4:30pm PDT

This workshop will offer cultural intelligence insights across multiple levels of Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) acumen and provide a framework for reinforcing the connection between diversity, leadership, and business results to their constituents. Your leadership teams will better understand the role effective and ineffective D&I methodologies play during manager/employee/customer engagement as well as their crucial role in the ability for individuals, teams, and your organizations to achieve goals.

Advancing Women in Leadership

  • March 10, 2022 2:30pm  -  5:00pm PST

According to the Center for American Progress - The Women's Leadership Gap (2018), women make up 50.8 percent of the U.S. population and earn almost 57 percent of the undergraduate degrees and 59 percent of all master's degrees. They account for 47 percent of the U.S. labor force and 52.5 percent of the college-educated workforce. And yet, women make up just 26.5 percent of executive and senior officials and managers, 11 percent of top earners, and 4.8 percent of CEOs in S&P 500 companies.

Fearless Field Leader

  • October 19, 2021 2:30pm  -  4:30pm PDT

Do you want to be recognized as a Professional Foreman, Leader and Manager?  Take the next steps and register for this seminar that focuses on key strategies and techniques to emerge as leaders, mentors, and innovators on the jobsite. There is no other program in the construction industry that provides a more comprehensive, uniquely focused people skills training specifically for construction Foremen. Over 15,000 graduates across the U.S. This class includes access to the PCL video series.