Education & Training

Become an SBAM Member

Boost Employee Motivation, Engagement, and Loyalty.

Investing in your employees might be the smartest thing you can do to increase both productivity and job satisfaction. As Michigan moves toward new industries and knowledge-driven jobs, higher education and better training will become a necessity for your small business to succeed.

SBAM’s partnership with Davenport University, Dale Carnegie and American Society of Employers offers discounts for SBAM Premium & VIP members.

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Davenport University Tuition Discount

Through a unique partnership with Davenport University, SBAM Premium and VIP members and their employees (along with dependents) have the opportunity to further their education at a reduced rate.  All you need is an SBAM proof of membership letter!

  •     20% off tuition
  •     $25 application fee waived

Davenport offers associate’s, bachelor’s and master’s degrees in business, technology and health programs – areas essential to Michigan’s new economy.  Davenport also allows employees to  pursue professional training to enhance skills and/or gain industry recognized certifications.

Learn more about Davenport University!

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Discounted Dale Carnegie Training Certificates

SBAM’s Talent Development Training Tools powered by Dale Carnegie was specifically created to serve our Premium and VIP members through customized certificate paths, that help your employees to learn a series of skills that will make them more valuable leaders, salespeople, and representatives of your company.

The certificate paths is offered in a Live Online environment, providing the opportunity to strengthen the skill sets of individual employees, managers, and owners, with flexible schedule offerings, from wherever they are.

Learn more about the Dale Carnegie course offerings for you and your employees!

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American Society of Employers Online Courses

ASE offers SBAM Premium and VIP members flexible online e-learning solutions that are also mobile friendly.

ASE offers a wide variety of educational programs and services to address any sort of employee development need that your organization has. Their training programs will help your employees optimize job performance and thrive in today’s highly competitive environment.

As your training partner, they work with your employees to assess development needs, design and provide appropriate learning, and build a network to collaborate and share information with experts and peers.

Learn more about ASE course offerings for you and your employees!

 

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Need Life & Disability Coverage?

SBAM also offers medical, life, disability, hospital recovery and accident coverage. Affordable and flexible coverage available for small businesses through Blue Cross® Blue Shield® of Michigan, Blue Care Network, Dearborn National® Life Insurance Company, and LifeSecure.

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