Equip tech-and-business-skilled professionals with ready-to-use tactics and tools to effectively manage both projects and people.
This ten-week program offers interactive training to enhance understanding of leadership in the 21st century. Participants explore self-leadership and leading teams, concluding with a capstone project reflecting their leadership aspirations.
April 11, 2024 – June 13, 2024
Cohort gatherings will take place weekly, for a total of ten sessions.
Sessions will take place from 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. EST except for the first & last session.
Is your organization frequently challenged when it comes to retaining and advancing mid-level talent–especially diverse talent?ﾠ Our program benefits the Indiana tech ecosystem by increasing the leadership capacity of mid-managers with an emphasis on individuals from underrepresented communities.ﾠ
Participants will network in-person and build relationships with both our experienced session facilitators and each other.ﾠ
Participants will network with diverse panelists and speakers who will share real-life experiences, management approaches, and solutions from their deep experience working in tech and tech-enabled organizations.
Participants will bring a real-life, work-related professional development project to complete throughout the program, culminating in a capstone presentation to the cohort.
Participants will receive coaching and mentoring support for their development project via afternoon sessions focused on projects and participant-identified topics.
As we work together – individually and organizationally – to advance Indiana’s tech economy and workforce for the future, it is critical that we operate with dedication and intentionality to ensure opportunity is accessible and available for all Hoosiers. TechPoint is committed to undertaking the continual learning, self-reflection, and adaptation necessary to provide the long-term leadership for our ecosystem to fully address inequity, embrace diversity, model inclusion, and foster belonging for all.
— TechPoint Diversity Statement —
The program will cultivate in a graduation and individual Capstone Project:
Individuals will work on a capstone project throughout the program that is related to a career goal in tech connected to their leadership philosophy. Participants will have coaching and consulting support to discuss this project during the program.