Nature and dimensions of leadership in effective organizations
120 Art & Practice of Organizational Leadership
This interactive course designed for both experienced and new senior county managers explores the practical applications of leadership in creating a high performing county organization – especially in the difficult environments counties operate. Participants engage in discussions of key practices in formal and informal leadership, particularly in achieving sustainable change; employee engagement and team-building strategies; leadership when you’re not in charge; and techniques for developing a vital workplace culture which supports organizational members.
Instructor: Dr. Frank Benest is former city manager of Palo Alto and a noted expert in organizational leadership and management.
Friday, May 10, 2019, 10:00 a.m.–3:30 p.m.
Sacramento $149/person for counties w 3 credits w Managers/Executives