Developing Leadership Smarts:
Leveraging Your Heart & Head for Success

If successful leaders are made, not born, how can you develop and nurture the skills you need to be a better leader? New research points to the power of our brain in effecting how we respond to leadership challenges, in particular, the potential each of us have in rewiring our leadership circuits. This emerging science reinforces the importance of emotional intelligence as a critical factor in leadership effectiveness and suggests we can better harness and direct our feelings to achieve optimal results.

Looking for an edge in your own development and performance as a leader? Join us…

Thursday January 17, 2013
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
UBS Center
1 North Franklin – Mezzanine Level

“If you talk to a man in a language he
understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to
him in his language, that goes to his heart. “
– Nelson Mandela

When & Where

Thursday January 17, 2013
8:00 am - 5:00 pm You may attend all or part of the workshop.
UBS Center
1 North Franklin – Mezzanine Level

What

In this highly interactive and provocative session, Dr. Valencia Ray and Aleen Bayard will engage with participants to:

  • Understand the power and impact of your feelings on emotional intelligence
  • Identify professional derailers and blind spots
  • Develop more effective feedback channels
  • Apply mindfulness to your professional repertoire
  • Create personal leadership development plans –
    learn how to coach yourself
How

This workshop is being offered in two parts: For participants who want a more general overview of these topics, the morning session will review the topics highlighted above and conclude with each person completing a leadership development plan. Registration fee includes continental breakfast and workshop materials. For participants who want to explore their personal leadership style at a deeper level, they can complete the DiSC Leadership Profile for an additional cost. Prepayment is required.

The $75 fee for the DiSC includes a personalized profile/report.

 

*Registration by January 12th is required for the DiSC assessement.
Space is limited to 50 participants.

Morning session    8 – 11:45 a.m.   $75 per person
Payment is due by January 14th – Click here to Register

Networking lunch
Book signing and comments by author Julie Corrine Audino

12 – 1:15 p.m.     $40 per person
Payment is due by January 14th – Click here to Register

Afternoon session     1:30 – 5:00 p.m.     $75 per person
Payment is due by January 14th – Click here to Register

Entire Program    8:00 am - 5:00 pm     $175 per person
Payment is due by January 14th – Click here to Register

*Vegetarian Meal Option

Facilitators Dr. Valencia Ray(www.valenciaray.com) and Aleen Bayard (www.marketzing.org) bring decades of experience to the program applying academic, neuroscience, consulting and leadership coaching modalities to the design of the workshop.

They have presented at numerous business and professional conferences and each of them works with clients on a 1:1 basis on leadership effectiveness.

Meet author and inspirational speaker Julie Corrine Audino at lunch. Her new book, Finding Your Piece - 32 Principles to Help Live Your Calling and will have copies for sale.