Leading in Appalachia cohort series
Have you been told you would be a good leader?
Do you want to learn more about the skills that make leaders effective?
If your answer is yes, this is the program for you.
This six-workshop program is designed for individuals who want to build their skills to become the Appalachian leaders of tomorrow.
At each workshop, an instructor will provide information about a key leadership topic. Participants will engage with the instructor and each other to incorporate the topic into their leadership journey.
Wednesday, April 12, 9 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., Stuart’s Opera House, Nelsonville
This workshop will help you understand leadership styles and define the leader you want to be.
BEYOND STEREOTYPES: DEVELOPING CULTURAL CONTEXT, COMPETENCE AND HUMILITY
Wednesday, May 10, 9 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., Zoom
The Appalachian region is often misunderstood. In this workshop, you’ll learn about the cultural traits of the region and understand the importance of context.
Wednesday, June 14, 9 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., Zoom
In this workshop, you’ll learn the tools to communicate more clearly to accomplish tasks and build relationships.
ADDRESSING COMMUNICATION PROBLEMS
Wednesday, July 12, 9 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., Zoom
This workshop continues the conversation we began in June and addresses communication problems in the workplace.
IT’S A GREAT IDEA; HOW DO WE PAY FOR IT?
Wednesday, August 9, 9 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., Zoom
This workshop will show you how to identify available resources and funding opportunities. Plus, you’ll learn the basics of applying for grants.
Wednesday, September 6, 9 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., Southeast Ohio History Center, Athens
The final workshop provides an opportunity to reflect on the program and build your leadership development plan.
Each participant will be invited to explore their Strengths and participate in coaching to develop those strengths
Participants are expected to commit to all six sections.
Mark J. Cappone
- March 06, 2023
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