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Women's Leadership: Succeeding in the Workplace


  • May 13-17, 2019 at The UVA Inn at Darden, 10 Duffy Boulevard, Charlottesville, VA, Tuition: $3600  (#24158)   REGISTER
    Start Time First Day 8:30 am - End Time Last Day 5:00 pm.

  • Aug 26-30, 2019 at Bolger Center, Potomac, MD, Tuition: $4970  (#24159)   REGISTER
    Start Time First Day 8:30 am - End Time Last Day 5:00 pm.


Being a woman in a leadership role has its unique challenges and concerns. This course addresses these and helps prepare you for senior leadership positions in the Federal Government. Small workgroups allow you to put leadership theory into action by working with peers and leadership experts to develop plans for improving your leadership effectiveness on the job.

How You Will Benefit

  • Examine organizational cultures, emotional intelligence, unwritten rules and strategies for overcoming barriers to discover your own leadership style
  • Analyze diverse leadership styles, practices and models
  • Learn from women leaders who have insight into what it takes to be a successful Federal leader
  • Strengthen your emotional intelligence and interpersonal skills
  • Use research and past experience to discuss the challenges women face at work

Who Should Attend

Managers, supervisors, team leaders and others with leadership responsibilities who are interested in understanding and improving personal leadership skills and effectiveness. Individuals with a leadership function will also benefit from this course.

This course meets one of the requirements for the Supervisor and Professional levels of the Leadership Education and Development (LEAD) Certificate program. For more information go to the LEAD certificate  page.

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Unless the course is listed as RESIDENTIAL, lodging and meals are not included in the tuition.