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About this Community of Practice

This is a forum for women leaders to strengthen their leadership by networking, problem-solving, and creating their future. Open-guided discussions will include pre-reading of a book to center the discussion. This year, ESA Women in Leadership will focus on the following three topics:

  • Leadership Success
  • Leadership Growth through Negotiations
  • Authentic Leadership for Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging.

How it Works:

  • Each cohort will meet virtually for six 90-minute sessions.
  • Registrations are limited to 25 participants per cohort.
Pricing:
  • Member (virtual sessions) - $299 per person
  • Order of Women Leaders OWLS [retirees] - $199
Cohort 1 Session Dates

Session times 2:00-3:30 pm EST

  • August 11
  • October 13
  • December 8
  • February 9
  • April 13
  • June 8

This session is full

Cohort 2 Session Dates

Session times: 12-1:30 pm EST

  • September 13
  • November 8
  • January 10
  • March 14
  • May 9
  • July 11
Topics for Virtual Sessions:
  • Session 1: Leadership Success: What Does It Look Like?
  • Session 2: Open Guided Discussion - HBR’s 10 Must Reads on Women & Leadership by Harvard Business Review
  • Session 3: Leadership Growth: What Should I Ask For? Sharpening Your Negotiation Skills
  • Session 4: Open Guided Discussion - Braving the Wilderness by Brene' Brown
  • Session 5: Authentic Leadership for Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Belonging
  • Session 6: Open Guided Discussion - Set Boundaries, Find Peace: A Guide to Reclaiming Yourself by Nedra Glover Tawwab

Save the Date!

In-Person Event Women's Leadership Network Event

May 4-5, 2023   |   Location TBD

  • May 3: Travel with Evening Welcome Dinner
  • May 4: Full-Day Meeting
  • May 5: Half-Day Meeting (concludes at noon)

Note: there will be a separate fee for this event. For more information, please contact Joan H. Wade, EdD, AESA Executive Director, jwade@aesa.us

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