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Educational Opportunities

Our Workshop Series provides partners the opportunity to learn in a classroom setting led by experts in their field. These educational courses are interactive, engaging and offer professional development. As with most CEP programs and initiatives, all of these educational opportunities (except for exCEPtional Mornings) are FREE to our partners as part of maximizing their Return on Investment!

 

Networking University sponsored by 

Networking newbies or those that need a refresher now is your chance to learn the secrets of effective business networking. In this lunch workshop discover the real purpose of networking and learn how every person you meet has value. These extremely popular program is held three times a year but will fill-up quickly. Check the calendar for upcoming dates.

 

CEP 101: Partner Orientation sponsored by 

Now that you have joined it’s our time to help you shine. This is a great way for new partners and those that need a refresher learn how we can help you gain visibility through our events and programs. Held the last Wednesday of each month at 8:30 am in the CEP Board Room, each session includes a light breakfast. Reserve your spot today! 

 

Tuesday Talks sponsored by 

This CEP-sponsored series features a local speaker on a business-related topic and provides a great networking opportunity. Held the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month at 8:30 am in the CEP Board Room, this is a perfect opportunity for partners to learn the latest trends in the business community. A light breakfast is served. Check the Calendar for upcoming topics and reserve your spot today.

 

Friday Talks sponsored by 

This CEP-sponsored series is informative and interactive. This is a great way for partners to learn from industry experts on local issues. The sessions are held on the last Friday of each month at the College of Central Florida's Hampton Center beginning at 8 am. A light breakfast is served.  Check the Calendar for upcoming topics and reserve your spot today.

President’s Lunch sponsored by 

Come have lunch with the President and learn more about the Chamber. Go ahead, give us your thoughts and ideas about how we can better serve you. The President's Lunch is hosted the last Monday of most months. For more information or to reserve a spot, please contact Cree.

 

exCEPtional Mornings sponsored by 

Every morning is an exCEPtional Morning in the Ocala Metro! This monthly breakfast has become a can't miss opportunity for nearly 300 partners to hear from a speaker of significance to the business community and to network with hundreds of local leaders. Held the 3rd Wednesday morning of each month, the breakfast is usually hosted at the Marion County Extension Auditorium. These breakfast sell-out fast, so reserve your spot today!