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Loyola University Maryland is excited to announce the kickoff of the Leadership Essentials 2021 Program!

 This six-month leadership development program, which begins in December 2020, is for emerging leaders who have demonstrated abilities and want to enhance their personal commitment for development and growth.

The Leadership Essentials Program consists of three main components:
Leadership skill development, individual coaching, and a community impact project.

Leadership Essentials is a smart investment for the Participant:

  • Learn critical leadership skills to enhance your career and personal development
  • Understand your unique abilities and opportunities for growth
  • Connect with the Leadership Essentials community – a vital and valuable network of other emerging leaders, facilitators, executives and coaches
  • Take the lead on community projects that create innovative solutions for area nonprofit organizations


Leadership Essentials is a smart investment for the Organization:

  • Support engaged, empowered employees
  • Develop and challenge your organization’s talent
  • Invest in community nonprofits

Application deadline: October 12th

Visit the Leadership Essentials webpage for more information and to apply for LE 2021: Leadership Essentials is offered through ASPIRE, Loyola’s extended learning community and in collaboration with Leadership Howard County.

Questions? Want more Information?  
Contact the LE team at [email protected]

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