Sessions for Spring 2019
SESSION 1: Tuesday, January 15
Orientation – Leadership vs. Management
Get a preview of the training, meet the instructors and network with others in the class. Dive into your first session focusing on the difference between leadership and management and how to recognize and excel at both.
SESSION 2: Tuesday, January 29
Personal & Professional Values
One definition of a core value is something from which you won’t budge – even if it means losing business. What are your organization’s core values? How do you articulate them? This exercise helps you find the answers.
SESSION 3: Tuesday, February 12
Humility & Grace | Community
During the morning session, learn how to stay grounded and avoid the pitfalls of success. The second session will provide the framework for developing a community outreach plan that ensures when you give, your company will receive.
SESSION 4: Tuesday, February 26
Etiquette & Presence
You may be the smartest, hardest working leader in your company. But, in the wrong setting, poor etiquette can set you back. Our experts will help assure that you represent your organization with professionalism, sharpness, and grace.
SESSION 5: Tuesday, March 12
Crisis – Internal & External
During a crisis, people are watching, and the stakes are high. As a leader, you’re entrusted to perform under pressure. A mishandled crisis can cost you, but acting decisively and keeping emotions in check can improve your credibility.
SESSION 6: Tuesday, March 26
Written & Verbal Communication
One of the greatest downfalls of business communication is that we often try to sound too detailed and too “corporate.” In our zeal to impress, we fail to communicate. Learn how to communicate both in writing and in person with clarity, simplicity, and power.
SESSION 7: Tuesday, April 2
Inclusion | Reputation
With our nation becoming more diverse, it’s imperative for organizations to understand inclusion in the workplace. Learn how an inclusive environment affects key stakeholders. The afternoon session will discuss how reputations are formed, changed and sometimes damaged because of specific behaviors. We’ll discuss how reputations develop and shift, and how to recognize when danger lies ahead.
SESSION 8: Thursday, April 18
Balance & Wholeness | Graduation
In this closing session, you’ll learn how to succeed in business but maintain your sanity, health, sense of humor and relationships. We will end the session with a graduation ceremony.