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Fall 2018 Speaker Series:


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Kim Jonker

Achieving Extraordinary Results In The Social Sector:

Applying Strategic Leadership to Build and Fuel an Engine of Impact

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On Monday, October 22nd, come take advantage of a unique learning opportunity about what exactly it takes to excel in the social sector and non-profit world.  

Kim Starkey Jonker CEO of King Philanthropies, Lecturer in Strategic Management at the Stanford Graduate School of Business, co-author of Engine of Impactand contributor to Forbes.com will share her latest insights from her research, teaching, and from leading a foundation dedicated to alleviating extreme poverty.

Kim will be joined in conversation by Drew Kugler (DrewKugler.com) who, for 35 years, has advised leaders and teams around the world on the challenging issues of leading and collaborating through change.  

Join Kim and Drew for this evening of provocative and practical dialogue about building the best in the social sector.

Monday October 22nd, 6:00 pM                                                                                       Memorial Union (check TITU)

This talk is completely free for students, faculty and their guests. In addition, free food will be provided. RSVP for the event here!



Fall Workshops 2018           

Authentic Leadership

Wednesday, October 10th, 2018

6pm to 7:30 pm Memorial Union (Check TITU)

Discover and apply the authentic leadership model to build leadership skills and develop professional relationships.                                                                                          

Managing Transitions

Monday, October 29th, 2018

6pm to 7:30 pm Memorial Union (Check TITU)

Practice practical strategies for minimizing disruptions caused by organizational change, while using Bridge's Transition Model to show how organization members can play a part in their changing surroundings.                                                                                  

Giving and Receiving Feedback

Tuesday, November 13th, 2018

6pm to 7:30 pm Memorial Union (Check TITU)

Learn to recognize the importance of feedback, practice giving and receiving effective and specific feedback, and discuss how to be inclusive in the feedback process.                

 All of JLC's programing is entirely free for UW Students. In addition, free food will be provided at all workshops! Remember to RSVP for the workshop beforehand and we look forward to seeing you there!

Sign up for any of the workshops here!

If you signed up for a workshop and can no longer attend, please email us at jonesleadershipcenter@union.wisc.edu. 


February 2018

February 9th, 2018: Annual Emerging Leaders Retreat 

Thank you for all that attended this year's emerging leader's retreat! We had a blast and hope you everyone learned a little more about themselves and their own leadership style!

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