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Pittsburgh Professional Women is pleased to present Leadership Academy for Women™, an innovative leadership development program for aspiring women leaders. This eight-week course is designed to help women understand their leadership style, develop authentic leadership skills, and learn to lead others effectively.

The academy includes:

  • 8 group workshops (description and schedule below)
  • 3 private coaching sessions 
  • Enneagram leadership assessment 
  • Professional bio
  • A small group environment where you can learn and develop your leadership skills
  • Experiential learning 
  • New professional connections
  • Instant circle of supportive fellow leaders
Our next Class of Graduates begins September, 2021. This session will meet on Fridays at 11 am EST.  These course happen by interactive webinar.  They are live and in person so you receive real-time learning.  The course runs for eight weeks from September 17, 2021, ending November 5, 2021.  The course includes eight group classes, a leadership assessment, and three private coaching sessions.  See the full schedule of classes below. 

If you're ready to become the leader you know you're meant to be, click here to register right now. 

If you really like this idea, but not sure if you're ready, click here to schedule a curiosity call to help you make a decision. 

Meet The Class Six Graduates:

This highly specialized and interactive course will begin in September, 2021 through an interactive, live webinar.

To bring Leadership Academy to your workplace, call (412) 202-6983 or send an email now

Here is what our graduates have to say about this empowering course:

"It’s a very special ‘Sisterhood’ for your personal growth and career path."

 –Michelle Bushee, Piatt Sothebys International Realty

"More take-aways that I can count. I use the tools I learned in Leadership Academy EVERY DAY in my life and business." –Claire Schuchman, CEO, Exceptional Gardens

"I've learned so much and was significantly inspired by both the instructors and my fellow classmates. I'm thankful that I had the opportunity to attend."

-Christina Knieriem, Young Professional Women in Energy

"Even though I invested in a five year MBA at a prestigious university, Leadership Academy was without a doubt the best investmentI ever made in myself." 

–Katie White, JCREW

"Leadership Academy for Women is a fantastic opportunity for women to learn and develop practical strategies for the everyday challenges of business management.”

 –Marty Stahl, Business Coach for the Entrepreneur Incubator

   Volunteers of America’s Working Order Program

“Leadership Academy gave me an opportunity to not only examine and further my leadership skills but share that process with a diverse and inspiring group of women. It was an experience, unlike anything I’ve done before.” 

 -Margot Martin, Director of Community Development

 Delta Foundation of Pittsburgh

Each graduate will have a professional bio by the end of the course, along with knowledge, connections and a circle of alumnae that she can rely on for years to come.

The investment for Leadership Academy for Women is $2,500. Corporations who send more than two students will receive a discount. 

The New Course Begins In September 2021

Register here.

September 17: Essential Leadership Skills

September 24: Developing Workplace Culture: How to Create a Successful Work Environment

October 1: Establish Your Leadership Credibility as a Communicator

October 8: Poised and Productive: Time Management Skills for Success

October 15: Effective Negotiation: Skills to Ask for What You Want

October 22: Mindfulness: The At-Work Super Tool That Increases Sales, Productivity and Profits

October 29: Conflict and Criticism: How to Handle Tough Situations at Work 

November 5: Polish Your Personal Brand and How to Write Your Bio

Meet the Founder:

Beth Caldwell is the author of more than ten books on leadership, inspiration, and personal development. She believes that women CAN do it all, just not at the same time. She is the founder and creator of the SHIFT Program for Women, Pittsburgh Professional Women, and Leadership Academy for Women. She is the former host of the popular WebTV Show Smart Leadership and currently hosts a motivational weekly broadcast called Monday Morning Mastermind. 

Beth spent four years teaching with the Steve Harvey Success Institute on the topics of leadership, time management, and personal success. She’s received the Pittsburgh Magazine “40 Under 40” award for being an innovative young leader and was recently honored with the Woman of Courage Award. Her newest book, Women, LEAD! is now available in bookstores everywhere. 

Meet the graduates:

Class One:

Class Two:

Class Three:

Class Four:

Class Five:

Class Six:

Will you be in the next photo? 

Register now for the Class of 2021, or schedule a phone appointment below. We'll chat for 15 to 20 minutes and decide if Leadership Academy for Women makes sense for you right now: 

Would you like to bring Leadership Academy to your company or organization? 

If you have a group of at least 8 professionals who want to attend, this can happen at your workplace.  Call (412) 202-6983.

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