Webinar - The Power of Empty Space

  • Date: 04/10/2024
  • Start Time: 2:00 PM Eastern Time
  • End Time: 3:30 PM Eastern Time
  • Contact Hours: 1
  • Format: Webinar
Webinar 041024: The Power of Empty Space (Member)$0.00 04/10/2024
Webinar 041024: The Power of Empty Space (Non-Member)$195.00 04/10/2024
Webinar 041024: The Power of Empty Space (Member) $0.00
Webinar 041024: The Power of Empty Space (Non-Member) $195.00


Come explore how procurement officers identify and practice the difference between activity and productivity. Learn how a packed schedule, a wordy presentation, and other busy-ness conflicts with the space and time to make thoughtful decisions, solve problems and innovate. Attendees leave with new tools to build empty space intentionally into their schedule to be less active and more productive.

What You'll Learn

After completing this online training session, learners will be able to:
1.  Taking control of an over-committed schedule.
2.  Exploring and implementing intentional empty space to support better decision making.
3.  Applying empty space to presentations, speeches, pitches, and other written communication more effective using white space and pacing.
4. Using the principles of empty space to manage high stress and emergency situations.
5. Implementing empty space as a required planning tool for procurements and projects. 

Presenter Bio(s) 

Sean has served in State and Local Procurement for more than 15 years, managing up to 20 billion in spend across 1500 contracts.  He has expertise in diversity and sustainability, construction, design build and agile methodologies among others.  He has served in public sector under 4 NYS governors and at various other levels of government. 


Attendance for Individuals

In order to receive one contact hour, each member needs to register for the webinar individually in advance and then watch the live webinar. Your credit is tabulated by match between your login and your registration.

Attendance for Groups

There is a Group Sign-In Form provided with each webinar. The group sign-in form does not register anyone for the webinar, it just verifies live attendance. Each person will receive their login email on the day of the webinar – this verifies their registration. The group sign in form verifies that they watched the live webinar.

Please contact distancelearning@nigp.org if you do not receive your login information by 12 pm ET on the day of the webinar.

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Brought to You By:


  • Sean Carroll, NIGP-CPP, CPPO


Cancellation Policy

All cancellations must be made in writing by emailing registrationinfo@nigp.org. Once the login email is sent, registrants that are non-members are not eligible for a refund. Registered participants who do not attend will not receive credit. Need to miss the webinar due to a last minute meeting? There is no need to cancel. You won't receive credit, but you will still receive all the handouts and the recording link.


The content of this webinar is intended for informational purposes only. It is not intended to solicit business or to provide legal advice. Laws differ by jurisdiction, and the information in this webinar may not apply to every attendee. You should not take, or refrain from taking, any particular action based upon the information contained in this webinar without first seeking jurisdictional guidance.