Atlas Network’s Executive Accelerator is an intensive SIX-DAY program designed to equip think tank leaders with a comprehensive understanding of strategic planning, team management and leadership, and data-driven insight into their strengths and growth opportunities as a leader. The program has been created to help think tank and policy advocacy leaders learn best practices and build sustainable high performing teams as they:
- Develop personal awareness of their leadership style and organizational impact
- Build skills in leading a team or organization
- Learn the core elements of strategic planning
(Note: Individuals participating in Executive Accelerator will be required to complete a Leadership Circle profile and a 90-minute coaching session with Shadow Light Consulting prior to arriving in Fairfax.)
When: September 28 - October 4, 2019
Where: Fairfax, Virginia
Application Deadline: June 30, 2019. Applications will be accepted and reviewed on a rolling basis until this date.
Cost: Atlas Network will cover the cost of shared lodging and meals in Fairfax plus all training materials, and registration. Participants are expected to pay the $400 course fee and cover their own travel costs to the training site.
Atlas Leadership Academy Credits: 4
Who will benefit from this course?
New senior managers or directors
New senior management staff at established think tanks
Mid-level staff at established think tanks looking to grow management capability
During the Executive Accelerator, you will learn to:
Use strategic planning to create focus and prioritize organizational work
Engage, develop, and improve the effectiveness and capacity of their team or organization
Build a personal leadership plan to overcome blind spots, increase leadership effectiveness and leverage their leadership style to drive organizational results.
You’ll leave this training with:
A global cohort of colleagues
In-depth insight into your personal leadership
Understanding of best practices to build and manage a team
A set of tools to help you focus the human and financial resources of your organization to create oversized impact