Education and Training News
Content Too Good to Let It Go! What Are You Waiting For? Access Now!
PHCCCONNECT2020 attendees found the event’s content so valuable and relevant that we want to make sure everyone has access to it. If you were unable to attend the two-day event on Sept. 30-Oct. 1, it’s not too late to register for complete access! Just visit phccweb.org/connectto sign up!read more >
Are You Up for the [Best Practices Business] Challenge?
Evaluate your business, profitability and your operations and receive a complimentary 30-minute coaching consultation call from one of our experienced QSC Business Coaches. Simply complete and submit the QSC Best Practices Business Challenge form, and we will be in touch with you to discuss opportunities. It’s that easy!read more >
PHCC Members Can Access Expanded Online Education Through DeVryWORKS Skills Gap Training
PHCC members can now participate in a full suite of DeVry University online education options at a partner group registration rate and with the potential to earn a degree. Through a tailored partnership with a well-known education and training provider, PHCC members can access a wide array of DeVryWORKS Skills Gap Training online course modules.read more >
Introducing Young People to the Profession: PHCC of Long Island Plumbers Work with Local Boy Scouts on Plumbing Skills and Theories
PHCC of Long Island (PHCC LI) was first introduced to the Boy Scouts of Nassau County in the Spring of 2017. The members of our association met thousands of young scouts and their parents at the 100th Anniversary Jamboree at Eisenhower Park and were able to demonstrate basic plumbing skills. The success of that day was well documented and set the stage for future activities with the Scouts.read more >
Changing the Workforce Narrative
Exclusive interview with PHCC’s Michael Copp reveals interesting take on workforce development.read more >
Our Own Conversation with Luis Gonzales
“If we can improve our conversations with others …we can build trust and strengthen relations, which equals improved results.” Luis Gonzalesread more >
See What CONNECT 2019 is All About in Our New Video!
Why do so many attendees refer to PHCC’s CONNECT as a “must come to” event? See for yourself during this new two-minute video. For Dan Callies of Oak Creek Plumbing, it’s his time to raise the level of his business “being from in the business to working on your business.” Find out what else he and others say about CONNECT … and why you should put CONNECT 2019 – Oct. 2-4 in Indianapolis, Indiana – on your calendar today!read more >
Specialized Spring Meetings: Find Your Perfect Fit
Check out the latest events from QSC, CCA and UAC to see just how these meetings can help you improve your business!read more >
Economy in 2019: Slowing but Growing
Despite increasing political uncertainty, a split Congress, trade concerns, financial-market volatility and slowing growth both here and abroad, the next 12 months should be decent. The odds of a recession have roughly doubled but remain relatively low – about 25 percent – despite being just a few months away from the longest economic recovery in U.S. history. While growth is slowing everywhere, inflationary pressures are surprisingly tepid. As a result, the Fed will have the luxury of raising rates at a very leisurely pace and thus hopefully avoid prematurely ending the continuing, albeit slowing, expansion that we will experience in 2019.read more >
QSC Power Meeting 2019: Achieving Success One “Fierce” Conversation at a Time
Among a line-up of high-caliber sessions is a workshop based on author Susan Scott’s “Fierce Conversations,” where we’ll prepare you for the conversations that you should be having, says Dan Callies, chairman of the Board of Trustees for QSC.read more >