Strategic Effectiveness for Aspiring Leaders (SEAL)
This four-day course is ideal for individuals aspiring to become leaders in state government. Build skills such as strategic problem solving, presenting to senior-level staff, effective communication, and personal strengths.
Course Dates: April 7, 14, 21, and 28, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. | Cost: $935
This course will equip participants with the skills necessary to effectively deliver meaningful messages in a concise and diplomatic manner. Participants will learn a communication model that will ensure the information they share is heard and acted upon.
Course Date: April 13, 1 to 4 p.m. | Cost: $150
Time Management - Doing More with Less
Most of us begin our days with a list of things to accomplish but can't find time to complete it all. Learn how to plan and prioritize so you can be more effective with your time and get more done.
Course Date: April 15, 1 to 4:30 p.m. | Cost: $150
Fostering an Inclusive Climate
How can you foster greater inclusion within your workgroup? Learn how to reflect upon your own experiences and examine the quality and openness of social interactions on your team. Practice and apply the specific behaviors and skills you need to demonstrate an inclusive climate.
Course Date: April 29, 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. | Cost: $150
Business Writing for Busy People
Get your audience to take action by crafting messages in plain language. Learn to identify your key messages and explore new editing techniques to help you communicate clearly and effectively across platforms.
Course Dates: May 11 and May 12, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. both days | Cost: $275
Creating Equity Leaders
Build characteristics of an equity-minded leader by creating short and long term goals with a diversity and inclusion focus. Learn how to identify and minimize bias in leadership by bringing together diverse perspectives and building a sense of belonging on teams.
Course Date: May 13, 1 to 4 p.m. | Cost: $150
Strengthen Collaboration and Trust: Create a Drama-Free Workplace
Learn how to replace “drama-venting” with positive solutions that build a trusting workplace. Understand and practice behaviors to open dialogue and create positive outcomes.
Course Dates: May 19 and May 20, 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. both days | Cost: $325
Building a High Performance Team
Learn the importance of establishing team norms and helping your team define your shared purpose. Get tips to improve your team's performance by reducing the ambiguity in roles and responsibilities.
Course Date: May 19, 1 to 4:30 p.m. | Cost: $150
The Communication Edge
Collaboration is built on the foundation of effective communication. Understand and learn how to use an assertive communication style and active listening to build better connections with the people you need to influence.
Course Date: May 20, 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. | Cost: $150
Resilience and Emotional Intelligence in Challenging Times
How we work and live is constantly changing. Learn to address these challenges by engaging in discussions and learning practical ways to build resilience in these challenging times.
Course Date: May 25, 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m. | Cost: $95
Project Management Fundamentals
Get hands-on experience in learning, applying, practicing, and developing fundamental project management skills. You'll have the chance to practice and develop your skills by planning and managing a realistic business project through a computer simulation.
Course Dates: May 26 and May 27, 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. both days | Cost: $550