Women in Leadership

Soft Skills
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  Instructor-Led
  Online Live Instructor-Led
  Online OnDemand
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Often, people who have never had a leadership role will stand up and take the lead when a situation they care about requires it. Your participants will be able recognize these events and grab the reins with more confidence. This workshop touches on understanding the leadership gap, vital leadership traits, and how to overcome various barriers.

With our Women in Leadership workshop your participants will learn how women are changing the workforce. Through this workshop, your participants will gain a new perspective on the workforce, and what benefits can come from hiring and promoting women to higher positions.

Women in Leadership Course Outline:

Module One: Getting Started
  • Housekeeping Items
  • Pre-Assignment Review
  • Workshop Objectives
  • The Parking Lot
  • Action Plan
Module Two: Women and the Workforce
  • 50% of the Population
  • 60% of College Degrees
  • 47% of the US Workforce
  • 52% of Professional-level Jobs
  • Case Study
  • Module Two: Review Questions
Module Three: The Leadership Gap
  • Underrepresented in Leadership
  • Executive Positions
  • Finance, Health Care, and Law
  • Historical Trends
  • Case Study
  • Module Three: Review Questions
Module Four: Barriers to Women"s Leadership
  • Gender Differences are Overemphasized
  • Gender Differences are Undervalued
  • Women Lack Professional Networks
  • Work and Family Conflict
  • Case Study
  • Module Four: Review Questions
Module Five: Traits of Women"s Leadership
  • Lead by Uniting Diverse Groups
  • Value Work-life Balance
  • Value Interpersonal Relationships
  • Value Accountability
  • Case Study
  • Module Five: Review Questions
Module Six: Benefits of Women"s Leadership
  • Greater Collaboration
  • Culture of Work-life Balance
  • Culture of Accountability
  • Assists in Recruiting Millennials
  • Case Study
  • Module Six: Review Questions
Module Seven: Nurturing Women"s Leadership
  • Actively Recruit Women
  • Create/Encourage Networking Opportunities
  • Pair Women with Mentors in Leadership
  • Create/Encourage Training Opportunities
  • Case Study
  • Module Seven: Review Questions
Module Eight: Actively Recruit Women
  • Discover your Barriers to Hiring
  • Discover your Barriers to Retention
  • Recruit via Women"s Organizations
  • Women-friendly Culture
  • Case Study
  • Module Eight: Review Questions
Module Nine: Create/Encourage Women"s Networking Opportunities
  • Create a Women"s Networking Group
  • Encourage Joining Organizations
  • Networking Builds Confidence
  • Networking and Recruiting
  • Case Study
  • Module Nine: Review Questions
Module Ten: Pair Women with Mentors
  • Benefits of Mentoring
  • Think Creatively
  • Incorporate at Every Stage
  • Encourage Women to Mentor
  • Case Study
  • Module Ten: Review Questions
Module Eleven: Create and Encourage Educational Opportunities
  • Encourage Learning of Leadership Skills
  • Internal Programs and Trainings
  • Outside Programs and Trainings
  • Encourage Training at Every Career Stage
  • Case Study
  • Module Eleven: Review Questions
Module Twelve: Wrapping Up
  • Words From The Wise
  • Review Of The Parking Lot
  • Lessons Learned
  • Recommended Reading
  • Completion Of Action Plans And Evaluations

 
 
No prior experience is needed.

You may cancel this class 10 or more business days prior to the start date of the class for a full refund. No shows or cancellations made within 10 days will forfeit all fees paid. Online OnDemand can not be cancelled once the access key was generated and sent to the client.