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Leadership Achievement Series

Leadership Achievement Series offers a valuable resource to those in a leadership position or those aspiring to become a leader. It is also ideal for those individuals or contributors in your organization who lead every day without the title of Leader. The training will provide the opportunity to develop leadership skills, knowledge, and attitudes.

Program Format:

Certificate option:

Complete 10 of 12 courses and receive the prestigious Iowa Western “Certificate in Leadership Excellence.” You can start any time! Classes scheduled throughout the year from 9 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Non-certificate option:

Participants may register for any number of the morning training sessions in any order.

Cost:

$588 for the Certificate program.
$59 for individual classes.


June 15, 2016 Creating and Communication A Vision
July 20, 2016 Leading Change
August 17, 2016 Leading Without the Title
September 21, 2016 Leading Teams
October 19, 2016 Integrity & Ethics
November 16, 2016 Emotional Intelligence
December 14, 2016 Developing Creativity
   

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Classes in Series

Motivation, Empowerment, and Engagement
Leading Personalities
Self-Leadership
Leadership Theories
Planning Personal Development
Creating & Communicating a Vision
Leading Change
Leading Without the Title
Leading Teams
Integrity & Ethics
Emotional Intelligence
Developing Creativity

Classes:

Conflict Management

Conflict happens! How you handle it when it happens can make the difference between a dysfunctional workplace or a positive and productive workplace. Discover valuable methods for not only resolving conflict, but managing it for productivity. Fee $59

Section # Location Day(s) Start Date Start Time Building Contact Number
MANAG 99*01 - CF16 Council Bluffs Campus Th 07/07/2016 9:00-11:00AM Looft Hall
1 session Call 712-325-3256

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Creating & Communicating a Vision

Developing a clear vision is the first step you need in leadership.Develop a clear vision and clear communication that motivates and engages your followers. Fee $59

Section # Location Day(s) Start Date Start Time Building Contact Number
MANAG 99*12 - CS16 Council Bluffs Campus W 06/29/2016 9:00-11:00AM Looft Hall
1 session Call 712-325-3256

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Developing Creativity

Innovation is where leadership and creativity intersect. Developing your creativity and others' will provide benefits in innovation, decision-making, team-building, problem-solving, etc. Fee $59

Section # Location Day(s) Start Date Start Time Building Contact Number
MANAG 99*12 - CF16 Council Bluffs Campus Th 12/14/2016 9:00-11:00AM Looft Hall
1 session Call 712-325-3256

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Developing People

Employees who are able to participate in employee development plans feel valued by their employer. Learn how you can empower your employees to identify their developmental needs and take ownership for their professional and career development. Understand how you provide a critical supportive role in the process. Fee $59

Section # Location Day(s) Start Date Start Time Building Contact Number
MANAG 99*02 - CF16 Council Bluffs Campus Th 08/04/2016 9:00-11:00AM Looft Hall
1 session Call 712-325-3256

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Developing Teams

Whether you're developing a new team or increasing the effectiveness of a seasoned team you'll want to come to this class. We'll examine the 4 Characteristics of Effective Teams as well as the necessary stages of team development. Fee $59

Section # Location Day(s) Start Date Start Time Building Contact Number
MANAG 99*03 - CF16 Council Bluffs Campus Th 09/01/2016 9:00-11:00AM Looft Hall
1 session Call 712-325-3256

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Effective Communication

The art of communication includes both verbal and non-verbal skills. Learn some of the critical tools and techniques that contribute to effective communications. Reflect on your own communications skills and discover how they may be affecting you at work. Fee $59

Section # Location Day(s) Start Date Start Time Building Contact Number
MANAG 99*04 - CF16 Council Bluffs Campus Th 10/06/2016 9:00-11:00AM Looft Hall
1 session Call 712-325-3256

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Emotional Intelligence

Research shows a link to high Emotional Intelligence and successful leadership. By exploring this topic, you will be able to assess your current level of Emotional Intelligence. Fee $59

Section # Location Day(s) Start Date Start Time Building Contact Number
MANAG 99*11 - CF16 Council Bluffs Campus W 11/16/2016 9:00-11:00AM Looft Hall
1 session Call 712-325-3256

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Handling Stress

Stress tolerance and learning to handle stress are associated with managerial effectiveness. Learn about the different types of stress, how to analyze your own tolerance to stress, and tools for reducing stress and building recovery and resilience as you identify techniques designed to avoid stress and build resilience. Fee $59

Section # Location Day(s) Start Date Start Time Building Contact Number
MANAG 99*05 - CF16 Council Bluffs Campus Th 11/03/2016 9:00-11:00AM Looft Hall
1 session Call 712-325-3256

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Integrity & Ethics

In a culture full of temptation the lines can become blurred. Discuss the ethics of leadership and bring your integrity into clear focus. Fee $59

Section # Location Day(s) Start Date Start Time Building Contact Number
MANAG 99*10 - CF16 Council Bluffs Campus W 10/19/2016 9:00-11:00AM Looft Hall
1 session Call 712-325-3256

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Leading Change

Change is a constant in our world today especially the business world. Discover and identify key components of leading for successful change. Fee $59

Section # Location Day(s) Start Date Start Time Building Contact Number
MANAG 99*07 - CF16 Council Bluffs Campus W 07/20/2016 9:00-11:00AM Looft Hall
1 session Call 712-325-3256

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Leading Teams

Your role in leading teams will depend on the type of team you're leading. We'll discuss types of teams and how to lead them as well as various dysfunctions that get in the way of teamwork. Fee $59

Section # Location Day(s) Start Date Start Time Building Contact Number
MANAG 99*09 - CF16 Council Bluffs Campus W 09/21/2016 9:00-11:00AM Looft Hall
1 session Call 712-325-3256

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Leading Without the Title

Many of us are in leadership positions without any authority or a title. Here we will examine the inherent challenges this creates and the benefits as well as opportunities of this important position. Fee $59

Section # Location Day(s) Start Date Start Time Building Contact Number
MANAG 99*08 - CF16 Council Bluffs Campus W 08/17/2016 9:00-11:00AM Looft Hall
1 session Call 712-325-3256

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Management Theories and Models

Review some popular management theories & models and why they can up your game if you employ them. Fee $59

Section # Location Day(s) Start Date Start Time Building Contact Number
MANAG 99*06 - CF16 Council Bluffs Campus Th 12/01/2016 9:00-11:00AM Looft Hall
1 session Call 712-325-3256

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You're on the Air: Webinar Online

Fee $39

Section # Location Day(s) Start Date Start Time Building Contact Number
MANAG 99*13 - CF16 On-line Th 10/27/2016 7:00-9:00PM To Be Announced
1 session Call 712-325-3256

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