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Terri Greene, Director



March 10: Apply online
July 1: Application is due
July 15: Class is selected, and applicants are notified
August: Tuition assistance is granted
September 1: Tuition Due
September 10: Class is formally announced

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Class of 2021 Dates and Topics (subject to change)

September 9* Orientation & opening retreat (business attire), class photo, and team building
This class day will end at 6pm
October 1 Clifton Strengthsfinder
Diagnose Situation I – Understanding Your Behavior Style & Adaptive vs. Technical Challenges
October 30* Everything You Need to Know about Serving on a Board (7:30 a.m. -11:30 a.m.)
November 5 Emotional Intelligence
Diagnose Situation II – Personal Effectiveness – Your Brand
December 3 Handling Conflict Resolution & Negotiation
Manage Self I –Knowing your Strengths, Vulnerabilities, & Triggers
January 7 Self Advocacy & Self Awareness
Manage Self II – Experiment Beyond Your Comfort Zone
February 4 Communication Skills & Collaborative Leadership
Energize Others I – Working Across Factions & Engaging Unusual  Voices
February 19* Diversity & Inclusion (7:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.)
March 4 Critical Thinking, Problem-Solving Skills, and Systems Thinking
Energize Other II – Inspiring a Collective Purpose & Creating a Trustworthy Process
April 6* Personal Wellness & Networking Skills Intervene Skillfully
May 5* Graduation with Signature Class of 2021 (5:30pm-8pm)

*denotes days that do not fall on the 1st Thursday of the month

This program includes a class project. The project will be selected during the opening retreat.

Leadership Medina County provides headshots for this program. Headshots will be scheduled on October 15 and 16, 2020.

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