For the upcoming fall semester, there will be five programs, each lasting three hours from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Neumann University’s campus. Please check back prior to the scheduled program to confirm room location.
We have an excellent group of speakers for the fall program and look forward to helping provide leadership skills and training for the current and future leaders of our local communities, businesses, and non-profit organizations.
The programs are listed below.
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How Corporate Responsibility & Community Service Affect Your Brand
August 22 ~ 2:00p.m. - 5:00p.m.
The average consumer now considers a number of factors, from product sourcing to environmental impact and even corporate philanthropy, before making a purchase. Learn to recognize and describe Corporate Social Responsibility and understand its impact on a company or brand.
Business, Non-Profit & Public Sector Relationships
September 26 ~ 2:00p.m. - 5:00p.m.
Understanding the relationships between all business sectors is key to effectively influencing legislation. Explore roles of the private and public sector and understand how to ensure better interactions between these entities and organizations.
How Corporations & Entrepreneurs Can Partner with the Region’s
October 24 ~ 2:00p.m. - 5:00p.m.
Emerging industries are full of growing potential and can lead to a great deal of economic growth. Learn how to identify new and emerging industries in the Philadelphia region and understand how businesses can capitalize on opportunities.
Differentiating Your Leadership through Integrity, Values and Ethics
November 21 ~ 2:00p.m. - 5:00p.m.
Leadership is about other people; inspiring them, motivating them, and being able to help people see a vision. Experience various leadership styles, and learn to understand group dynamics and the differences between leading and following.
Sharpening the Saw: The Power of Emotional, Physical and Ethical Renewal
December 19 ~ 2:00p.m. - 5:00p.m.
While business deserves a great deal of attention, it’s important not to forget about the most important element — you! This course highlights the need to “sharpen the saw” and understand the importance of refreshed leaders for personal and organizational success, as well as a company’s bottom line.
Each program will consist of fundamental leadership training in various topics, including practical advice, theory, case studies and best practices. Instruction is provided by successful community leaders.
The cost for each program is $59, or take advantage of a special rate by joining our Leadership Cohort and registering for all five programs for the reduced price of $249.
Participants will receive a Neumann University Certificate of Completion for attending all five sessions. In addition, current students and continuing education students can earn one undergraduate CAPS college credit for attending the full series.