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Sep 28 17

Beyond the Catholic School Budget. How to Use Your Budget to Ensure Operational Vitality Webinar

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We will be live tweeting from our “Beyond the Catholic School Budget. How to Use Your Budget to Ensure Operational Vitality” webinar today from 1:00 – 2:00 Central time). Understanding budget and financial reports can contribute to ensuring a school’s financial stability and operational vitality is an important concept for Catholic school leaders to understand. This webinar will provide an overview of some of the key financial metrics needed to perform a proactive analysis of a school’s financial position and identify key indicators to inform the strategic decision making process. To register, visit

https://event.on24.com/eventRegistration/EventLobbyServlet?target=reg20.jsp&referrer=&eventid=1485454&sessionid=1&key=4DE42229A2F9B4C06D68ADC1F824630B&regTag=154998&sourcepage=register

Sep 26 17

Retirement Customer Care Connects!

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The Christian Brothers Retirement Planning Services customer care team will optimizing our call center even more in terms of efficiency and quality, by connecting with our members each Wednesday on Facebook from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m CST. Members will be able to meet the customer care team, get answers to frequently asked retirement questions, learn about retirement trends and updates, read articles of importance, learn tips to save more money for retirement and much more!  Customer Care Connects begins tomorrow, Wednesday, September 27, 2017. We look forward to connecting with you and helping meet your retirement goals!

Sep 22 17

Christian Brothers Services to Sponsor Breakfast at 2017 DFMC Annual Meeting

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Christian Brothers Services (CBS) will be sponsoring the Wednesday morning breakfast on September 27, 2017, at the Diocesan Fiscal Management Conference (DFMC) Annual Meeting in Baltimore, Maryland. The breakfast is open to all attendees.

The annual meeting is being held from Sunday, September 24, through Wednesday, September 27. In addition to sponsoring the breakfast, CBS will also be exhibiting at the conference. Representing CBS at the annual meeting will be Brother Michael Quirk, FSC, Ed.D., President/CEO; Rich McKenna, COO; John Airola, Managing Director, Christian Brothers Health Benefit Services; Jim Ceplecha, Managing Director, Christian Brothers Retirement Planning Services, and Matt Robbie, Business Development Specialist.

The DFMC is a national organization that promotes the spiritual growth of its members; encourages the development of professional relationships of its members; facilitates the free exchange of ideas and information; and provides fiscal and administrative expertise and professional services to the local and national Church.

 

Sep 20 17

Register now for the The Development and Utilization of an Inspection Program Made Easy Webinar

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Register now for the “The Development and Utilization of an Inspection Program Made Easy” webinar on Thursday, September 21, 2017 (1:00 – 2:00 Central time).
As an organization, it’s your responsibility to conduct regular inspections to keep facilities, employees and visitors safe. Preventing future claims is easy through the development and utilization of an organization-wide inspection program. Customizable resources will be provided. You’ll want your facility/maintenance directors, business managers, risk managers, safety committee members and those individuals who are responsible for developing and conducting property inspections to attend this informative webinar. To register, visit https://event.on24.com/eventRegistration/EventLobbyServlet?target=reg20.jsp&referrer=&eventid=1485454&sessionid=1&key=4DE42229A2F9B4C06D68ADC1F824630B&regTag=154998&sourcepage=register

We will be live tweeting from this webinar!  Check it out at https://twitter.com/CBServices2

Sep 13 17

How to Educate Your Employees on the Value of the Retirement Benefits Your Organization Provides

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Have you registered for our FREE webinar “How to Educate Your Employees on the Value of the Retirement Benefits Your Organization Provides”? Most employees understand the value of their health benefits, unfortunately this is not always true with retirement benefits. Many organizations spend a significant amount of money on their employees’ retirement benefits. How much do employees appreciate these benefits? How well do they understand the value of these benefits? This webinar will provide employers with simple but effective ways to communicate the importance of employer-sponsored retirement benefits to their employees, including how to simplify complex terms, set saving goals, streamline the investment process, use online retirement tools, learn advantages of starting early and realize tax benefits. This webinar starts at 1 p.m. Central time and is one hour in length. A question and answer session will be held at the end of every webinar. Register at https://event.on24.com/eventRegistration/EventLobbyServlet?target=reg20.jsp&referrer=&eventid=1485454&sessionid=1&key=4DE42229A2F9B4C06D68ADC1F824630B&regTag=154998&sourcepage=register

Sep 7 17

Christian Brothers Services and Christian Brothers Investment Services to Again Host Hospitality Gathering at the 2017 RCRI National Conference

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Christian Brothers Services (CBS) and Christian Brothers Investment Services (CBIS) will once again host a reception on the final evening of the 2017 Resource Center for Religious Institutes (RCRI) National Conference in St. Louis, Missouri.

The hospitality gathering will be held Thursday, November 2, immediately following the conclusion of Mass, from approximately 6:30-8:00 p.m. Over the last several years, the reception has become a popular way for conference attendees to relax and celebrate a successful event and a way for both CBS and CBIS to thank their members and investors for their continued support and business.

 

All attendees to the 2017 RCRI National Conference are invited to join staff from CBIS and Christian Brothers Services, which includes BMT Management & Financial Consultants, for hors d’oeuvres, drinks, fun and fellowship

Sep 7 17

Christian Brothers Services Fall 2017 Webinar Series

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Christian Brothers Services (CBS) recently announced the 2017 Fall Webinar Series schedule. The schedule features seven different webinars in the areas of management and financial operations, health benefits, retirement planning, risk management and Catholic school management.

The Fall season kicks off with “How to Educate Your Employees on the Value of the Retirement Benefits Your Organization Provides” scheduled for Thursday, September 14. This practical webinar will provide employers with simple but effective ways to communicate the importance of employer-sponsored retirement benefits to their employees, including how to simplify complex terms, set saving goals and much more.
Understanding budget and financial reports can contribute to ensuring a schools financial stability and operational vitality is an important concept for Catholic school leaders to understand, which is why our Fall lineup includes the webinar, “Beyond the Catholic School Budget. How to Use Your Budget to Ensure Operational Vitality.” This webinar will provide an overview of some of the key financial metrics needed to perform a proactive analysis of a school’s financial position and identify key indicators to inform the strategic decision making process.

 

On October 19, the webinar “Sexual Harassment and Abusive Conduct in the Workplace” will be held. This two hour webinar which meets the mandatory training requirement in many states, is presented by an attorney specializing in employment law and will utilize real-life scenarios and examples to illustrate different points.

 

To view the full 2017 Fall Webinar Series offerings, visit the CBS Educational Resources webpage at cbservices.org/educationalresources. You will be able to register for all upcoming webinars, as well as view any of the past webinars in the On Demand section. All webinars take place on Thursdays at 1 p.m. Central time and are free to Christian Brothers Services members and clients of Catholic School Management and BMT, both divisions of Christian Brothers Services.

Sep 7 17

Christian Brothers Services Acquires BMT

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Christian Brothers Services (CBS) is pleased to announce its acquisition of Brenner, McDonagh & Tortolani, Inc. (BMT) as of August 1, 2017.

BMT serves 230 religious institutes and many sponsored ministries in need of assistance with the management of daily operations including accounting and financial management, benefits eligibility management, human resources, investment consulting and planning.

The acquisition enables Christian Brothers Services to be a premier provider of consulting services to faith-based organizations. BMT will now function as a new and independent division of Christian Brothers Services. BMT staff includes approximately fifty highly trained and experienced professionals, which will now join the Christian Brothers Services employee team. BMT will maintain its personnel and various office locations. The mission, vision, and quality of service of BMT will remain the same as when it was founded in 1972.

“The BMT team has always recognized that our two organizations have compatible and harmonious respective missions. As a leader at BMT, I am pleased that our ability to provide excellent professional and customized services will be enhanced by this relationship as we maximize our capabilities and infrastructure. In joining Christian Brothers Services, BMT is now positioned for even more success. I am enthusiastic about the future for BMT and its clients,” explains John Tortolani, founding partner at BMT.

“BMT’s sound and professional services match our ministry perfectly. You can count on Christian Brothers Services and BMT to continue meeting the needs of faith based organizations. Together, we will continue to meet the business needs of Church organizations through creative thinking, embracing change and innovation. We take pride in nurturing a strong organizational culture and maintaining an optimistic ‘can do’ attitude. We are grateful for the opportunity to serve thousands of organizations and support their many important missions,” comments Brother Michael Quirk, FSC, Ed.D., CEO/President of Christian Brothers Services.

BMT clients will now have direct access to Christian Brothers Services’ full array of services, plans and programs including health benefits, retirement plans, property/casualty, Information & Technology Services and Catholic School Management.

Jun 27 17

Property/Casualty Insurance – Customer Service Representative

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Our Risk Management Services Division has a full-time opening for an experienced Property/Casualty Customer Service Representative. The role of the Customer Service Representative is to provide exceptional service by processing transactional coverage endorsements, certificates of insurance, issuing auto ID cards, and responding to member inquires and questions.

Christian Brothers Services is a not-for-profit comprised of cooperative programs providing administrative and managerial services to Catholic organizations. We offer a very competitive benefits package!

Job Requirements:

  • 3 years of experience in customer service required with experience working in the property/casualty insurance area preferred
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must have a high degree of accuracy in data entry
  • Must be detail oriented and have the ability to multi-task
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team

Apply at: https://www.cbservices.org/employment_opportunities.php

No phone calls please.

 Yes We Are Hiring!CBS is an EEO employer

Jun 19 17

St. Anthony High School Seeking a Principal

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St. Anthony High School located in the culturally diverse south side of Milwaukee, is seeking a Principal to lead the school to become the premier school of academic excellence among other high schools in the Milwaukee area. St. Anthony High School is operated by St. Anthony Parish and enrolls approximately 600 students. This position requires a visionary Principal with outstanding urban leadership skills in a diverse multicultural school.

The Principal provides leadership in the areas of curriculum, technology, faculty development, and effective high school management. Experience in the Parental Choice program is highly desirable. He/she will be responsible for enhancing the school’s formal professional development program to ensure the effectiveness of the faculty and provide mentoring programs for new and veteran teachers while maintaining the school’s Catholic identity and adherence to Church teachings.

Applicants should be bilingual in Spanish or possess the ability to immerse themselves in the Hispanic language and urban culture of the school population. A qualified candidate must possess a valid Wisconsin Principal’s License (or qualify for same) and have at least 3-5 years successful administrative experience in a high school. Successful applicants must adhere to all principles of the Catholic faith and promote the best interests of the Catholic Church. Position is available July 1, 2018, or sooner if an applicant is available. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience and qualifications.

A full position profile is available at www.catholicschoolmgmt.com. Candidates should submit electronically a letter of introduction; resume; names, addresses, phone numbers and email addresses of five professional references; and a statement of approximately one page addressing Leading a Catholic, Hispanic, Urban Secondary School: Opportunities and Challenges to: St. Anthony High School Principal Search, Attn: Dr. Lois J. Cavucci at csmoffice@cbservices.org.