Cabrillo Extension Classes
Leadership Academy Training Series
Express your leader within!
The Leadership Academy is designed to help you express your inner leader in a positively powerful way!
According to Kouzes and Posner, authors of "The Leadership Challenge" ®, Leadership is… “the art of mobilizing others to WANT to struggle for shared aspirations.”
We take this to heart as we design our leadership training courses to support you in becoming a truly inspirational leader who models the way and who has the skills and tools needed to build and sustain long-term credibility.
Come to Cabrillo Extension’s NEW Leadership Academy and transform into the leader you want to be!
Dates: Mondays, September 22 - October 20, 2014
Time: 1:00 - 4:30 pm
Instructor: Claire Laughlin
Location: Classes are held in the 1500 Bldg., 2nd floor, Room 1522
Take ALL FIVE MODULES for just $295! Or take individual modules at $68 each.
A comprehensive manual is included for particpants registered in the entire program.
The Five Practices of Exemplary Leaders
What makes a great leader? You’ll have many answers of your own, but in some very critical ways, your answers are very likely to overlap with the answers discovered by Kouzes and Posner in the 25+ years of research they have conducted that has become, “The Leadership Challenge.” In this dynamic first session, you will...
Developing as a Leader: Your Personal Journey
To be a great leader is a very personal journey. It starts with a rich understanding of the role of a leader, and continues as you clarify your personal values, strengths and challenges. In this half-day class, you will…
Understand the stages of leadership development and the competencies needed for success in various stages.
Develop an understanding of different leadership styles and the impact of each.
Clarify your personal values, and compare those to your work values.
Revisit the 5 Practices of Exemplary Leaders and create behavioral goals to guide your development.
Inspiring and Influencing Others
Your ability to inspire and influence others is in part, understanding the needs, values and motivations of others, and in part finding creative ways to get your message across. In this hands-on half-day class, you will…
Monday, October 6
1:00 - 4:30 pm
Driving Change and Innovation
The best leaders not only seek continuous improvement, they create a learning climate in which everyone plays an active role in improvement efforts. In this half-day class you will…
Building a Positive Workplace: Employee Recognition that Works
We all know that recognizing others is an important part of leadership, and yet we often get fooled into thinking that recognition efforts must be formal and consistent across an organization. In this creative half-day class you will…
Monday, October 20
1:00 - 4:30 pm