Last week to submit nominations for fall Business Report Executive Leadership Academy
You only have until Friday to submit nominations and applications for the fall session of the Business Report Executive Leadership Academy.
Working in partnership with SSA Consultants, Business Report offers the exclusive program for advancing professionals and entrepreneurs to elevate their leadership skills through personal development, professional growth, civic outreach, networking with like-minded peers and insight from top guest CEO speakers.
The academy is open to professionals with five years of business and/or management experience, and those who are on the fast-track for increased responsibility at any level of an organization. CEOs, COOs, CFOs or others can nominate executives as well as emerging and high performers to participate in the academy; entrepreneurs and small business owners may also apply. Attendees will represent a wide variety of industries as well as the nonprofit and government sectors.
This second session for 2017 program will be presented over five sessions held on Fridays, beginning on Aug. 18. The final session will take place on Oct. 27. Among the many topics slated for the fall session: Managing a multigenerational workforce, building an organizational climate to attract and retain millennials, fostering engaged employees and creating a high-performance culture. Guest speakers, group exercises and networking opportunities are also on the agenda, and all participants will receive a one-hour professional coaching session. To ensure a personalized experience, the selection process will be competitive and only 36 candidates will be chosen to participate.
The cost of the academy is $3,850, which covers all meals, assessments, supplies and coaching. There will also be networking opportunities in addition to the scheduled sessions.