Presentation on theme: "Think About This... If you always do, What you have always done; Then you will always get, What you have always gotten."— Presentation transcript:
Think About This... If you always do, What you have always done; Then you will always get, What you have always gotten.
Does this sound like you? I am challenged when I have to talk with and engage employees in a discussion about how performance improvement. I dont always know how and when to assert myself as a leader. I am not always clear how to align my goals and the goals of my team with the City of Dallas strategic direction. It is challenging for me to adjust or flex my communication style to work effectively with others with different communication and personality styles.
Is it time to take your leadership to a higher altitude?
Should you enroll in this program? Are you a member of the departments leadership team? Are you regarded as an expert within your area of operations? Do you train, coach, and/or mentor other employees? Are you called on to solve unique and challenging situations? Do you demonstrate the City of Dallas Core Values? Are you a newly hired supervisor or manager?
Piloting the Flight: Taking Leadership to a Higher Altitude To attend a program designed to prepare current and potential leaders to Expand his/her leadership role Enhance his/her leadership skills Transfer what is learned in the classroom to the job
Five Altitudes Altitude One: Leading People Team Development Communication Styles Altitude Two: Driving for Results Performance Management Accountability Altitude Three: Building Coalitions Business Relationships Presentation & Communication Skills Altitude Four: Leading Change Strategic Thinking Problem Solving Altitude Five: Business Acumen Personnel Rules Family Violence and Your Workplace
Class Information Dates:May - September 2009 One eight-hour altitude each month for five months One eight-hour altitude each month for five months 8 session dates available per altitude 8 session dates available per altitude See City University Course Catalog on the City University webpage for date options See City University Course Catalog on the City University webpage for date options Time: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Location: City University – Eco Park 5215 Simpson Stuart Important Note: Participants must attend ALL five altitudes successively.
If you are interested in attending this leadership program: Review the Qualification Criteria form Meet with your supervisor to determine your eligibility Complete the Candidate Qualification Profile Submit completed profile to City University by Wednesday, April 22, 2009 Note: You can find the form and profile on City Universitys webpage. If you have any questions, contact City University at firstname.lastname@example.org. Next Steps…