Friday, December 16, 2005

Training Overview

In this four-day program, participants will learn the essential components of leadership. Through discussions and workshops, students will develop skills for setting goals, collaborating effectively, making decisions, and achieving desired outcomes.

Day 1: On Common Ground
  • Introductions expectations
  • Values
  • Personal stories of leadership
  • Beliefs about leadership
  • Women in leadership around the world
  • Leadership on the Mount Holyoke campus
Day 2: Leadership Traits
  • Democracy and student leadership
  • Leadership styles
  • Leadership skills
Day 3: Leadership in Action
  • Working effectively in groups
  • Confidence and assertiveness
  • Dealing with conflict
  • Issue assessment
  • Goal setting
Day 4: Reflection and Moving Forward
  • Goals for DWC issues of concern
  • Challenges to leadership
  • Personal goal setting
  • Leadership after college
  • Student Council meeting