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WMA is committed to developing a more skilled and successful millwork community through online education.

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Webinars

As an alliance of millwork distributors and manufacturers, our success reflects our member’s success. We believe that ongoing education about best practices, industry trends, and skill development is an essential component of your success. No matter your skill level, interests, or availability, we offer a host of educational opportunities for the millwork industry. Can’t set aside time for an online course? Get a quick overview on a topic of interest by attending one of our live webinars for members and non-members. Sign up for a webinar today!

Upcoming Webinars

Free Webinar: IOT+ How Distributors Are Improving Their Bottom Line with Technology In 2017
Tue, Jun 13, 2017 2:00 PM EDT

It’s no secret that technology is constantly changing and improving supply chain operations, but what about specifically in distribution? While typically slower to adopt technology than their business-to-consumer counterparts, B2B distributors are making great strides in implementing technology to improve physical operations and those on the back-end.

In this free educational webinar, panelists will discuss:

  • Areas where distributors are using technology such as IOT, mobile technology and more to reduce costs.
  • How technology can help increase efficiencies.
  • And more…

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Free Webinar: Why E-Commerce Isn’t As Daunting As You Think
Wed, Jun 14, 2017 2:00 PM EDT

By now, it seems that everyone in B2B organizations has accepted that e-commerce will only continue to grow as their customers’ preferred buying method. Still, a sizable portion of distributors are reluctant to get in the online sales arena, citing either e-commerce as too big of a project, too expensive or too difficult to integrate.

In this free and educational webinar, panelists will discuss:

  • Where distributors can find resources for e-commerce.
  • How to find help with integration so you can start selling online without

Register at Industrial Distribution

Free On-Demand Webinar: How To Create An Exceptional Digital Catalog

In a recent survey, 74% of manufacturers and distributors ranked digital catalogs as the #1 thing they want their reps bringing into customer meetings.

A sharp contrast to their inefficient and clunky paper predecessors, digital catalogs have changed the way manufacturers and distributors sell to their customers. A living and breathing digital document, products can be added and removed, prices changed, and descriptions and images updated. These changes are then immediately updated across all sales reps’ devices in the field.

In this engaging webinar, you’ll learn how to create a B2B digital catalog and gain key insights on organization, content, branding, and personalization. The webinar will also cover how modern digital catalogs are key to improving your field sales experience.

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Webinar:  Top OSHA Recordkeeping Mistakes of 2017: How to Interpret What’s Recordable and Avoid Costly Citations
Thursday, June 15, 2017 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. EDT

This in-depth webinar on the top OSHA recordkeeping mistakes provides information on how to minimize legal risks under OSHA’s recently enacted penalty provisions, and offers recertification points and continuing education credits.

Learn:

  • How to assess and apply the OSHA injury and illness recordkeeping rules to see the “big picture” of what’s required
  • Key OSHA recordkeeping terms and the forms on which they must be reported
  • The most common OSHA injury and illness and recordkeeping mistakes to watch out for including issues stemming from work restrictions, light duty documentation, missing data, and other factors
  • Essential steps for recording injuries and illnesses in compliance with OSHA recordkeeping requirements
  • How to apply key terms and definitions
  • General recording criteria categories to ensure full compliance
  • Tips for documenting recordkeeping decisions to defend and explain them in the future
  • Special recording criteria categories—and why it’s so critical to get these right
  • Examples of recordable vs. non-recordable scenarios
  • Successful ways to update and maintain records
  • The importance of conducting periodic recordkeeping audits and how the audit process is best accomplished

SAFETY CREDIT INFORMATION: This webinar qualifies for 0.15 Recertification Points for CSPs, CHSTs, OHSTs, 1 CMP credit for CHMMs, and eligible for CM credits for CIHs who attend. Professional Development Hours (PDHs) or Continuing Education Credits/Units (CECs/CEUs) may also be available for environmental managers participating in this webinar (please note that webinar participants are responsible for exploring their state requirements to have their educational credits approved for credit).

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Past Webinars

April 2017

Free Webinar: Moisture Management Fundamentals

Did you know that more than 2/3rds of construction litigation involves moisture intrusion? By properly managing moisture in the design and construction of your projects, you can help your homebuyers avoid costly and exasperating problems, while reducing your callback risk.

Watch Webinar at Green Builder

Free Webinar: Business Entities and Tax Angles of Conversion Transactions

Many businesses are incorporated as S or C corporations and their owners are facing retirement. This means either selling the business, passing it on, or losing the business altogether and it may mean the business requires a change of entity status. We will discuss the procedures and tax angles for such transactions in this webinar.

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March 2017

Free Webinar: Smart Home Evolution: Intelligent, Connected, and Solar

Smart home technology continues to evolve at a meteoric rate, offering new levels of control, independence and peace of mind to homeowners. The sector, expected to hit $59 billion by 2020, is arguably the building industry’s fastest-growing segment.

This webinar will explore trends in the smart home products sector, the integration of enabling technologies, the convergence of smart and solar systems, and the way that this newly automated environment is altering the performance of our homes and the way that we interact with them.

Watch Webinar at Green Builder

Continuing Education

WMA’s partnership with Modern Distribution Management provides members the benefit of learning from key industry professionals about what is relevant today with free webinars and WMA member discounts.