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    • 02 Apr 2019
    • 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • 1001 Perry Highway, Suite 4, Pittsburgh, PA 15237

    We've added an additional class for Spring, 2019, Beginning Tuesday, April 2nd. 

    If you are interested in bringing the Academy to your workplace or

    taking the course privately, call (412) 202-6983


    Announcing the Sixth Class of Leadership Academy for Women

    This is an innovative leadership development program for aspiring women leaders in Western PA. This course is designed to help women understand their leadership style, develop authentic leadership skills, and learn to lead others effectively. The class is limited to ten women and upon graduation, you'll have new skills to improve:

    • leadership effectiveness 
    • communication
    • negotiation
    • positioning
    You will have a new professional headshot photo and developed a professional bio. You'll understand your leadership style as well as the styles of those you lead. You'll discover the importance of leading others, developing future leaders, delegating and managing your time effectively. You'll learn new tools for being mindful so that you can be an effective manager and negotiator. You'll be empowered to withstand criticism, navigate conflict and develop a positive culture in your work and home environment. You'll have created new and long lasting professional friendships and, most importantly uncovered your leadership potential. 
    To see what previous graduates have to say about this course, click here. 
    The academy includes:
    • 10 interactive small group workshops (description and schedule below)
    • 2 private coaching sessions 
    • Enneagram leadership assessment 
    • professional headshot photo and 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

    Spring 2019 Course Schedule

    April 2, 2019: Essential Leadership Skills 

    April 9, 2019 Enneagram  Assessment Results/Understanding  Leadership Styles

    April 16, 2019Developing Workplace Culture: How to Create a Successful Work Environment

    April 23, 2019Establish Your Leadership Credibility as a Communicator

    April 30, 2019Poised and Productive: Time Management Skills for Success

    May 7, 2019 Effective Negotiation: Skills to Ask for What You Want

    May 14, 2019 Mindfulness: The At-Work Super Tool That Increases Sales, Productivity and Profits

    May 21, 2019Conflict and Criticism: How to Handle Tough Situations at Work 

    May 28, 2019Polish Your Personal Brand and How to Write Your Bio

    June 4, 2019 Establishing Your Leadership Legacy (Photo Day)

    “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 Pittsburgh

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

    Registration for Leadership Academy for Women is $1200 for members and $1500 for non members. Payment plans are available, you can register by clicking the button above, or request an invoice.

    Not sure if this is the right choice for you? Click here to schedule a phone appointment and we'll decide together if Leadership Academy makes sense right now. 

    Meet the instructor:

    Beth Caldwell is the lead instructor of Leadership Academy for women. She is the author of the book Smart Leadership, and the host of the popular WebTV Show by the same name. Her newest book, The Essentials of Leadership Excellence will be released in late 2019. See her leadership columns in newspaper here, and in magazines here.  Watch her WebTV Show here.

    To talk to Beth personally and ask more about Leadership Academy for Women, click here. 

    • 03 May 2019
    • 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    • Sigmas Event Center 1717 Babcock Boulevard, (10 Minutes North of Downtown), Pittsburgh, PA 15209

    If you keep missing your goals, and continually find yourself too busy to get your important work done, you'll want to make time to register for 3-2-1 Lift Off. 

    This workshop is for women who KNOW that they have important work to do in the world but keep getting sidetracked and distracted.

    If you've been wanting to:

    • get a promotion
    • raise your prices
    • create some systems for streamlining
    • start a business
    • write that book, finally
    • finish your website
    • start a relationship
    • end a relationship 
    • create your next big thing

    but you keep finding yourself delayed and frustrated, this workshop is happening at the perfect time for you.

    You'll learn a few simple strategies and thought shifts to embrace along with practical and relevant tools to keep focused on your important work...and actually get it finished.

    Important takeaways include:

    • saying no to people and projects that you shouldn't be covering
    • saying YES to the projects that are for the best interest of you and your family
    • how to stop doing other people's work 
    • how to use time-blocking to create more productivity in your days, weeks and months
    • how to create systems that make you more productive and efficient both at work and at home

    Don't miss this powerful workshop, friends. Block the time now to attend. You'll discover important strategies that are necessary for lasting success and how to model these strategies for other women. AND you get to spend a Friday morning with other like-minded and success-driven women just like you. 

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Pittsburgh Professional Women is a Community Resource Organization dedicated to encouraging, educating and empowering professional women in SouthWestern Pennsylvania. 

Beth Caldwell, Executive Director ◼︎ 1001 Perry Highway ◼︎ Suite 4 ◼︎ Pittsburgh, PA 15237 ◼︎ (412) 202-6983