Tag - leadership

SKANDALARIS SUMMER EXPO

With the support of the Skandalaris Center, Launchpad startups have worked throughout the summer to advance their business to the next milestone on their entrepreneurial journey. Our 10-week summer experience provided weekly programming to founders, and interns, diving into topics such as leadership, pitching, product roadmaps, prototyping, funding, and more. Join...

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St. Louis: Our Place in the Global Innovation Race (STL TechWeek)

The STL TechWeek Opening Ceremonies will be hosted in the Charles F. Knight Conference Center on the Washington University campus, in St. Louis. Join for a high-level conversation around how St. Louis is playing in the global innovation race through our emerging technology and leadership, as well as, what Missouri...

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How to Make a Big Ask of Leadership

You know what your workplace needs to improve. However, making the “big ask” of leadership is holding you back. Learn how you can prepare and deliver a persuasive proposal to leadership. For example, you may want to recommend more headcount, request new technology to streamline work, or advocate for...

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Supervision Boot Camp: Frontline Series (4-Day program)

Supervisors today face a world of tremendous change and challenge. This program is designed for new and experienced supervisors and managers who want to keep their knowledge and skill consistent with or a step ahead of the demands of the workplace. The “Boot Camp” has been designed to build skills...

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Emotional Intelligence: The Ingredient for Effective Leaders

Emotional Intelligence has been identified as the single most important competency for effective leadership. According to Dan Goleman’s ground-breaking book,”Nothing else, including gender, education, geographic area, age, or hours worked came as close to predicting success as did emotional competencies.” Competencies “that have been identified in internal research at hundreds...

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