Get the best from others...and yourself

Get the best from others...and yourself
August 22, 2007

Phil Brozynski, Media Relations Manager
(630) 829-6094

Successful organizations require exceptional leaders who can get the best from others while training them to become leaders. “The Academy for Leadership Coaching” at Benedictine University’s Moser Center for Adult and Professional Studies introduces managers to the principles, techniques and skills required to become effective leaders. Through “The Academy for Leadership Coaching,” students will learn the coaching principles and skills of self-awareness, self-management, effective listening, intuition, reinforcement and feedback. Upon completion, students will have the ability to develop leadership skills in others. “The Academy for Leadership Coaching” is divided into two levels. Level One consists of three, three-and-a-half hour modules – Values Clarification, Personality Exploration and My Leadership Styles. These courses will be conducted from 6:00-9:30 p.m. on three consecutive Thursdays, October 18, 25 and November 1. Level Two courses reinforce coaching skills by exploring such topics as Conflict Management, Change Readiness, Relationship Building, Interpersonal Communication and Work Life Balance. Conflict Management, a three-and-a-half hour course, will be offered from 8:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 10. The courses are taught by Teri Clancy and Casey Boguslaw of Clancy & Company, a firm that provides coaching and consulting in the areas of career management, leadership development and organizational development. The cost for Level One (three courses) is $650 and the cost for Level Two is $250 per course. For more information about this program or to register, call the Professional Development Programs office at (630) 829-6125, e-mail professionaldevelopment@ben.edu or visit the web site at www.ben.edu/programs/prof_dev/index.asp.


Benedictine University is located in Lisle, Illinois, just 25 miles west of Chicago, and has branch campuses in Springfield, Illinois, and Mesa, Arizona. Founded as a Catholic university in 1887, Benedictine enrolls nearly 10,000 students in 56 undergraduate and 19 graduate programs. Forbes magazine named Benedictine among "America's Top Colleges" for the sixth consecutive year in 2016. Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org). For more information, contact (630) 829-6300, admissions@ben.edu or visit ben.edu.