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Engaging Women in Public Service: Designing Your Way Forward

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Upcoming Course Offerings

Engaging Women Conference 3.0: Designing Your Way Forward
Hilton North Raleigh/Midtown
3415 Wake Forest Road
Raleigh, NC 27609
August 25, 2017
$150.00
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Scholarship Information:
The Local Government Federal Credit Union offers scholarships to local government employees to apply towards tuition for conferences, classes, and seminars offered by the School of Government. There are five deadlines to submit applications: March 1, June 1, August 1, September 1 and December 1.
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Course participants who cancel their registration on or before August 10, 2017 will receive a full refund. Those who cancel on or before August 17, 2017 will receive a full refund, less a $25 cancellation fee. No refund will be made for cancellations made after August 17, 2017. All cancellations must be submitted in writing, as outlined in the School’s cancellation policy.

This one-day event is designed for women interested in strengthening both their leadership skills and professional trajectory in public service. Interactive workshops focus on designing your bold professional future, identifying habits that limit your success, and building your negotiation skills.

Attendees: Women in public service, including those in local, state, and federal government or nonprofit organizations; also city/county managers (men and women) interested in harnessing the leadership potential of women

Interactive workshops:

  • Morning: Futurist Rebecca Ryan will challenge you to design a bold vision for your professional future.
  • Lunch: Bestselling author of 13 Things Mentally Strong People Don't DoAmy Morin will counsel you on mental toughness. 
  • Afternoon: Organizational behaviorist Sreedhari Desai will help strengthen your negotiation skills.  

This program is sponsored by the International City/County Management Association.  

 

Recurring: 
This course is offered periodically.
View Scholarship Information
Scholarship Information:
The Local Government Federal Credit Union offers scholarships to local government employees to apply towards tuition for conferences, classes, and seminars offered by the School of Government. There are five deadlines to submit applications: March 1, June 1, August 1, September 1 and December 1.

Faculty Coordinators

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Lecturer in Public Administration and Director, Public Intersection Project
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Sreedhari Desai
Assistant Professor of Organizational Behavior, UNC-Kenan Flagler Business School

Sreedhari Desai, assistant professor, UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School, researches how individuals behave in organizations, with a focus on ethical decision making, fairness, and gender diversity. She will build our skills and strategies for negotiation.  http://www.kenan-flagler.unc.edu/faculty/directory/organizational-behavior/sreedhari-desai

 

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Rebecca Ryan
Futurist

Rebecca Ryan, futurist and economist, is the founder of Next Generation Consulting and has been referred to as “one of the most reliable sources for leaders who want to attract and retain the next generation of creative workers.” She will train us to apply strategic forsight to our professional development.   http://www.rebeccaryan.com/  

 

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Amy Morin
Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Psychotherapist, Lecturer at Northeastern University, and Author

Amy Morin is the bestselling author of 13 Things Mentally Strong People Don’t Do. She is a licensed clinical social worker, psychotherapist, and a lecturer at Northeastern University. .  She will teach us to recognize and remove personal practices that create roadblocks to success  http://amymorinlcsw.com/

 

Agenda Engaging Women 2017 - 5-2017
May, 2017
For questions regarding course details, please contact the program manager.

Faculty Coordinator

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919.962.0940
Program Manager
For questions regarding course content, please contact the faculty coordinator.

Faculty Coordinator

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Lecturer in Public Administration and Director, Public Intersection Project
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