Christian Brothers Services Announces Spring 2016 Webinar Series

Romeoville, Ill., February 1, 2016 – Christian Brothers Services (CBS) announced the 2016 Spring Webinar Series schedule today. The schedule features nine different webinars in the areas of health benefits, consulting services, risk management, Catholic school management, technology and retirement planning.

The Spring webinar offerings begins with "Unlocking the 5 Keys to the Power of Prevention in the Workplace" scheduled for February 25. This engaging webinar will identify the top five things organizations can do to proactively protect their staff through the power of prevention. Case studies of organization and member success will be utilized to illustrate how participation in health programs has a powerful and positive impact on lifestyle, and tips and tools will be shared.

It is unfortunate that in light of recent incidents, organizations now need to prepare for active shooter situations, which is why our Spring lineup will include the "Active Shooter: How Should You Prepare Your Organization" webinar. On March 17, you can learn how organizations can utilize the Christian Brothers Risk Management Services' "Active Shooter" resource packet. The webinar will be specific to non-educational facilities and will cover the following topics; organization preparation, employee training and additional online resources.

On April 7, the webinar "Why Social Media Marketing is Effective for Catholic Schools" will be presented. Social media can be a useful tool in marketing Catholic schools for image, enrollment and resources. Explore the two-way communication tools available through social media platforms including Facebook, Instagram and Twitter, to reach your target audiences. Understand the strategies and framework that can be established to launch a successful social media plan for your school or organization.

To view the full 2016 Spring Webinar Series offerings, visit the CBS Educational Resources webpage at You will also be able to register for all upcoming webinars, as well as view any of the past webinars on-demand. All webinars take place on Thursdays at 1 p.m. Central time and are free to Christian Brothers Services members.


About Christian Brothers Services
Founded in 1960 and headquartered in Romeoville, Illinois, Christian Brothers Services is a nonprofit, Catholic organization that administers cooperative programs in the areas of health, retirement, property/casualty, and technology as well as financial, administrative and Catholic school consulting to church congregations, organizations and dioceses internationally.

About Catholic School Management
Founded in 1973, NCEA Financial Consulting Services focused exclusively on finance and development consulting services for Catholic school and diocesan administrators. In 1979 demand for a broader scope of services resulted in the creation of Catholic School Management (CSM). In 2014, Christian Brothers Services acquired CSM's growing operations, making CBS the national leader in consultative guidance for Catholic schools. CSM's team of experts represents more than 500 years of experience in the education field with a focus on strategy, planning and leadership.

About BMT
Founded in 1972 and headquartered in Tarrytown, New York, Brenner, McDonagh & Tortolani, Inc., BMT Management and Financial Consultants was acquired by Christian Brothers Services in 2017. Providing premier consulting services to 280 religious institutes and many sponsored ministries in need of assistance, BMT offers the management of daily operations, including accounting and financial management, benefits eligibility management, human resources, investment consulting and real estate planning and sustainability studies.