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Why the Institute for Leadership and Advancement? 

The need and opportunity for leadership development has never been more urgent. Several large-scale industry studies indicate that more than 50% of senior leaders believe that their talent development efforts do not adequately build critical skills and organizational capabilities. 

  • Customized consultation & training: Leadership training and consultation will be available to regional organizations to include customized leadership training, consultation, and/or coaching designed to business and organizational priorities. 
  • Advancing leadership at every level: Sessions are open and encouraged for everyone. Executive and senior leaders, young professionals, professionals seeking a career change, and those looking to build their skill set in leadership & management. 
  • Cohort-based: Participants will get to develop strong and necessary leadership skills while building a professional network of colleagues and instructors. 

The purpose of the Institute for Leadership and Advancement is to serve as a local and regional go-to resource for continuing education, training, consultation, and professional development for current, developing, and aspiring leaders in the for-profit and non-profit sector. Services will be available to individuals, groups, organizations, and companies with both in person and virtual opportunities. Individuals who complete the leadership will be awarded an academic continuing education certificate and electronic badge in leadership in addition to 36 hours of customized education and skill building from BCU Institute for Leadership and Advancement.