Northwood University

Registration open for summer Heavy Duty Leadership course

Northwood University announces its registration is now open for its fifth annual Heavy Duty Leadership program, set for July 10-15, 2016, at Northwood's campus in Midland, Mich. Heavy Duty Leadership is open to any early- to mid-career management-track professional in the commercial vehicle aftermarket. The program’s curriculum is designed ...

Aftermarket trio wins education award

A trio of heavy-duty aftermarket veterans were presented the Northwood University Automotive Aftermarket Management Education Award late last year. Matthew J. Forner of Grote ...

Registration open for University of the Aftermarket online curriculum

The University of the Aftermarket has opened registration for 14 online, semester-long courses that begin on Jan. 11, 2016 and end May 8, 2016. The University says these online business courses enable industry professionals to learn new skills and earn continuing education units (CEUs) that can be applied toward ...

Tire Leadership 21 class graduates at Northwood

Tire Leadership 21, the tire industry’s premier professional development program operated by Northwood University, recently graduated its second class of students. The 18 graduates left the two-week program with improved business, management and leadership skills — ones they immediately can apply to their businesses. Participants in this year’s class ...

‘Aftermarket 101’ program set for October

New employees often find the motor vehicle aftermarket to be a complex, confusing industry. In an effort to help them better understand the basics of this dynamic market, the University of the Aftermarket will present a second “Aftermarket 101” program this year from Oct. 6-7, 2015, in Detroit. “Although ...

Heavy Duty Leadership course concludes at Northwood

Leadership development and career growth were on the minds of nearly 30 aftermarket industry professionals who participated in the fourth annual University of the Aftermarket Heavy Duty Leadership education conference. The conference ran from July 12-17, 2015, at Northwood University in Midland, Mich. Heavy Duty Leadership, a week-long leadership ...

University of the Aftermarket introduces online courses

The University of the Aftermarket, an operating unit of Northwood University, is offering aftermarket professionals nine online courses that will begin on either May 18 or June 29, 2015. The courses enable industry professionals to earn continuing education units (CEUs) that can be applied toward their AAP (Automotive Aftermarket ...

Registration open for 2015 Heavy Duty Leadership course

Northwood University and its University of the Aftermarket program has opened registration for its 2015 Heavy Duty Leadership course. The week-long course is a cornerstone in the industry’s efforts to foster the development of a new generation of visionary executives who will help drive the heavy-duty aftermarket to new levels. The University of ...

Bergstrom sponsoring Northwood University student at MATS

Bergstrom Inc. is sponsoring one of four Northwood University students to attend the Mid-America Trucking Show this week in Louisville. The Heavy Duty Manufacturers Association (HDMA) spearheaded this student involvement program. Northwood University students submitted an application, and the top four students were selected to attend the show. Bergstrom’s sponsored ...

New generation of aftermarket pros complete Leadership 2.0

Leadership 2.0, the University of the Aftermarket’s light vehicle Leadership Development Program, concluded at Northwood University Florida on Friday, March 13, 2015, with a graduation ceremony for its 36 participants. The program’s second session began the previous Sunday with an opening presentation from former BWP President Neil Stockel. Northwood University ...