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HuskyLead Spring 2014

Tuesday, January 14th, 2014

How Do I Grow My Professional Network? LinkedIn and Other Strategies
Tuesday, January 21 (MUB Ballroom B)

-Leadership Competencies: Self-awareness, Communication, Ethical Practices
-Learning Outcome: Participants will learn how to grow their professional network to advance their career and gain valuable life skills. LinkedIn, informational interviews, elevator pitches, and other strategies will be discussed.

Financing and Budgeting for Your Organization
Tuesday, January 28 (Fisher 135)

(Required for all Registered Student Organizations intending to request funding from the Undergraduate Student Government.)

-Leadership Competency: Communication, Ethical Practices
-Learning Outcome: Participants attending this session will not only learn about the opportunities available for student organizations to receive funding but will also focus on the ideas of collaboration and goal-setting to further their organization desires.

Winter Carnival (February 5-9)

Motivating Your Members
Tuesday, February 11
(MUB Ballroom B)

-Leadership Competencies: Self-awareness, Communication, Teamwork
-Learning Outcome: Participants attending this session will learn various techniques to increase motivation among their members by utilizing their mission and values as well as a variety of recognition methods.

Work Smarter, Not Harder
Tuesday, February 25
(MUB Ballroom B)

-Leadership Competencies: Self-Awareness
-Learning Outcome: Participants attending this session will become familiar with metacognitive awareness (“thinking about thinking”), will learn to develop learning goals and how to make adjustments to be more academically successful.

Grow Your Membership: Effective Ways to Recruit and Maintain Members
Tuesday, March 4
(MUB Ballroom B)

-Leadership Competencies: Communication, Teamwork
-Learning Outcome: Participants attending this session will learn that membership is more than just recruiting people to join their organization. Instead it’s about retention and purpose. This session will focus on the purpose of the organization, marketing, branding, and membership development.

Spring Break (March 10 – 14)

Change, Leadership, and the Art of Execution
Tuesday, March 18
(MUB Peninsula Room)

-Leadership Competency: Self-Awareness, Ethical Practices, Social Responsibility
-Learning Outcome: Participants will learn what is takes to be a true leader during times of change, how leaders can impact a culture, and the importance of execution in driving change and achieving results.

Leading People with Different Personalities
Tuesday, March 25 (MUB Peninsula Room)

-Leadership Competency:  Communication, Teamwork
-Learning Outcome:  Participants will learn about people with different personalities, how to utilize their strengths, and how to make them more effective.

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