Strategic Leadership for Women

Women smiling in class

Building Your Leadership Potential

Starts:  9/25/2017  9:00 AM
Ends: 9/29/2017 1:00 PM
Location: SOM Building, 5th floor

Gain the knowledge and skills you need to become an influential leader in your organization. Join our internationally recognized faculty for a transformative experience where you will master key leadership competencies, including understanding and using power, team building and communication styles--with an emphasis on how gender dynamics impact organizational behavior and workplace culture. Our innovative combination of case study analysis, personal coaching, group problem-solving and action planning helps you learn how gender affects the ways you take on leadership roles and how to strategically make your contributions visible and valued.

Who Should Attend:

  • Professionals in middle- to senior-level positions who are looking to take on enhanced leadership responsibility within their departments and organizations
  • Women from all functional areas and industries.
  • How You Will Benefit

As a participant, you will:

  • Gain perspective on your leadership style and identify ways to strengthen your practices via a 360° leadership assessment tool
  • Analyze real case studies that highlight women protagonists and apply new skills to reinforce learning
  • Understand how strategic mentoring and networking can impact your career and the careers of others in your organization
  • Receive personal coaching on specific leadership issues, challenges, and career aspirations
  • Share best practices for integrating work and personal life
  • Develop career strategies, including an action plan that allows you to create the conditions for your own success
  • Network with senior-level women executives from a variety of industries
  • Participate in role playing and active problem solving that will help ensure you will be able to immediately apply your learning when you return to your organization