Executive Leadership Program for Managers and Directors

Meet the Hybrid: 50% online, 50% classroom! Finally, a leadership development program that integrates the best practices of gamified mobile-learning and classroom action-learning. The Michael J. Coles College of Business now offers an Executive Leadership Program for Managers and Directors designed for busy professionals who want to take their leadership skills, and their careers, to the next level.

Master the 8 Leader Roles and the 24 Leadership Skills:

  • Leader as Director: Communicate the vision, Set SMART Goals, Delegate Effectively
  • Leader as Producer: Drive productivity, Build a positive culture, Manage time and stress
  • Leader as Mentor: Understand self, Develop and coach others, Communicate effectively
  • Leader as Facilitator: Build and lead teams, Manage conflict, Foster collaboration
  • Leader as Monitor: Manage information, Monitor performance, Measure quality
  • Leader as Coordinator: Design the workflow, Drive efficiencies, Lead and manage projects
  • Leader as Innovator: Lead positive change, Think creatively, Cultivate a culture of innovation
  • Leader as Broker: Build and nurture relationships, Negotiate agreements, Present inspiring ideas

The Executive Leadership Program for Managers and Directors is built upon the Competing Values Framework (CVF) developed by Robert E. Quinn, Ph.D., an award-winning professor (retired) at the University of Michigan's Ross School of Business and his research colleague John Rohrbaugh.

Program Fee: The cost is $3,900 per person with discounts available to companies sending a team, non-profit organizations, and KSU alumni. Payment plans available upon request.

Program Dates – Galleria Location: Earning your Certificate in Leadership Excellence requires that you complete about 15 hours of online content and attend nine evening (6-9 PM) sessions: February 20, 2020; March 5, 2020; March 19, 2020; April 2, 2020; April 16, 2020; May 7, 2020; May 21, 2020; June 4, 2020; June 18, 2020

Program Location: The sessions are held from 6-9 PM at Roam Galleria (Cobb County), 3101 Cobb Pkwy, Suite 124 (2nd floor), Atlanta GA 30339.

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Program Dates – Sandy Springs Location: Earning your Certificate in Leadership Excellence requires that you complete about 15 hours of online content and attend five sessions (8:30AM – 4:30PM): April 12, 2020, May 15, 2020, June 19, 2020, July 17, 2020, August 14, 2020

Program Location: The sessions are held from 8:30AM – 4:30PM at City Springs Complex (Sandy Springs), 1 Galambos Way, Sandy Springs, GA 30328

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Program Registration: For full program details, or to register, click or tap the buttons below or call the Coles College of Business Executive Education Center at 470-578-3414.

Register online here (GALLERIA – begins Feb. 20, 2020)

Register online here (SANDY SPRINGS – begins Apr. 17, 2020)

Or call Brenda Luther at 470-578-3414 or 470-578-6765.

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