Twin Cities OPEN Leadership Essentials Series

A six-module highly interactive professional development program focusing on the absolutely critical skills for developing front line leaders.

The LEADERSHIP ESSENTIALS Series provides participants solid training on six critical areas of supervisory leadership. Very early in the program skills are built regarding understanding and adapting to communication style (SOCIAL STYLE)* differences. SOCIAL STYLE Awareness and Versatility Skills are reinforced throughout the remainder of the Series as all other critical skill areas are covered.

For more information, please see OVERVIEW of Leadership Essentials Series.

Fall 2018 Schedule

Module Date
1. Role of the Leader
(making the shift from hands-on work to leading others)
Thursday, October 25
2. Leadership Style and Versatility*
(Understanding and Working with Communication Style Differences with an emphasis on leadership applications – SOCIAL STYLE and Versatility skills reinforced throughout remainder of series)
Tuesday, November 27
3. Conflict, Communication and Collaboration (Principled Negotiations)* Tuesday, December 18
4. Impact Hiring and Effective OnBoarding* Tuesday, January 15, 2019
5. Employee Performance Management and Coaching* Tuesday, February 19, 2019
6. Maximizing Team Performance* and Graduation Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Please note:

  • Session Times:  8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
  • Morning and afternoon refreshments will be provided.
  • Participants will have a one-hour lunch break on their own.
  • Participants are required to attend all classes to graduate.

Series Facilitator:

Judy Hartley (Owner/Principal Consultant,  Judy Hartley & Associates)

Series Venue/Hosting Organization:

Hilton Garden Inn – Minneapolis Airport/Mall of America
1601 E. American Blvd.
Bloomington, MN 55425

Hilton Garden Inn is just south of 494 between 12th Avenue and Cedar Avenue/Highway 77. Ample free parking available next to building. Meeting room located on first floor of building.

For questions or for more information, please contact Judy Hartley at (612) 729-8667 or by e-mail.

*SOCIAL STYLE and Versatility skills profiling via Tracom Group

TRACOM Authorized Reseller