March 18, 2014 – Muncie, IN – Shafer Leadership Academy, East Central Indiana’s nonprofit community leadership institute, is now accepting registrations for the organization’s core program Emergence: Personal Foundations of Effective Leadership. This course marks the thirteenth offering of Emergence since 2007. To this point, nearly 300 individual have graduated from the program.
Emergence is an eight-week highly interactive and engaging training opportunity ideal for emerging or experienced leaders seeking to enhance their leadership capabilities. At the end of the program, participants can expect to be better equipped to lead the change they want to see in the businesses, not-for-profits, civic groups, and communities they represent. Each of the eight sessions of Emergence provides actionable insights one can use to better understand their particular leadership style and to enhance their leadership capabilities.
One graduate from the most recent Emergence class had this to say about his experience, “I have been to several other training programs. For me personally, none come even close to the life experience I gained from these sessions. I looked forward to attending each and every one.”
Emergence will begin on Wednesday, April 16th and conclude on Wednesday, June 4th, 2014. The program begins with a day-long session where participants learn about various learning and leadership styles including insight into their own personal style. The six, three-hour evening sessions in the middle focus on specific leadership skills valuable in any environment. The course concludes with a half-day session in which participants develop personal leadership action plans and build a strategy for applying what they’ve learned throughout the course
The registration deadline for this course is Friday, April 4th, 2014. While the standard tuition is $700, scholarships and various discounts are available. To register or learn more about Emergence, visit www.shaferleadership.com or call 765-748-0403.