Leadership Institute Class of 2022

Join the Class of 2022! Apply by July 12, 2021. 

Leadership Institute is a leadership and career development series created for Wisconsin design professionals. This experience is designed to launch individuals on a development track for successful project management and principal positions. The series offers diverse training on the leadership and business.

Six Transformative Sessions

Leadership Institute includes six transformative sessions. Through goal-setting and an accountability structure, participants are challenged personally and professionally to set and achieve goals. Strong, lasting bonds are formed, and new ideas develop out of networking throughout the shared experience.

Download the program brochure for detailed session descriptions, speaker information, dates and locations.  

  1. A/E Firm Leadership: Know Thyself Then Others
    Become more self-aware and apply leadership techniques to motivate and engage others.

  2. Business Development and Marketing: What It Takes to Win Work
    Winning work feeds your company’s engine. This session includes interactive discussions and hands-on activities that help attendees understand industry adaptable and scalable best practices.

  3. Running the Business
    Leaders need to understand the fundamentals of running a successful business. This session focuses on the importance of financial score keeping, reading statements and reports, key indicators and what impacts future growth.

  4. Risk Management for Future Firm Leaders
    The success of an engineering firm is dependent on managing risk. Learn to think beyond the technical work and more like a businessperson.

  5. Government Affairs 101/Legislative Day
    Understanding the impact of the legislative process on the industry is critical. This session focuses on why it is important for design professionals to build relationships with legislators and participate in the legislative process.

  6. Work/Life Balance for Effective Leaders
    To avoid burnout in this fast-paced world, it is important to effectively balance and manage work and personal life to be happy, healthy and productive.

Download the Class of 2022 Program Brochure 

Download the Application 

Join the Class of 2022!

Participation in this exclusive program is a great professional development opportunity. The ideal candidate is a top performer, dedicated employee and possesses the drive to continue learning. Leadership program is open to all individuals in the design profession.

The application deadline is July 12, 2021.

Download the application to apply.