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2008 Kellogg Women’s Leadership Workshop

Evanston, IL • April 25, 2008

This 2-day workshop is designed for high-potential women, early in their career, in industries and functions where an MBA is not considered a part of the traditional career path. April 25 – 2...

Friday, April 25, 2008 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM EDT

Kellogg School of Managment
2001 Sheridan Rd
Evanston, IL 60208
US

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This 2-day workshop is designed for high-potential women, early in their career, in industries and functions where an MBA is not considered a part of the traditional career path.

April 25 – 26, 2008
at the Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL

Unlock Your Potential. Assess your current leadership skills. Explore new techniques in negotiation, teambuilding and communication sessions. Participate in an experiential event where you will engage in guided discussions of topics central to your personal and professional development.

Shape Your Future. Network with female professionals, managers and executive alumnae. Hear personal stories from Kellogg women about how an MBA is accelerating their career growth. Reflect upon and chart a path for your own future.

Sessions will be led by top professors from the Kellogg School of Management:

Professor Victoria Medvec: Negotiating for Yourself: The Need to Ask and Ask Effectively

Professor Julie Hennessy: Interviewing – When the Product that You Sell is You

Professor David Austen-Smith: Values-Based Leadership

Professor Michelle Buck: Leadership as Relationship – The Dynamics of Leading and Following

Tentative Schedule:

Friday, April 25, 2008

  • Registration/Continental Breakfast
  • Opening Remarks
  • Module #1: Negotiating for Yourself: The Need to Ask and Ask Effectively
  • Current Student Panel
  • Lunch, Alumni Speaker
  • Module #2: Interviewing – When the Product that You Sell is You
  • Exploring the MBA, or Networking Event
  • Dinner

Saturday, April 26, 2008

  • Registration/Continental Breakfast
  • Opening Remarks
  • Module #3: Values-Based Leadership
  • Keynote Speaker
  • Lunch with Kellogg Alumnae
  • Module # 4: Leadership as relationship: The dynamics of leading and following
  • Closing

Contact Info:
For additional information on the Women’s Leadership Workshop, or to register, please go to: www.kellogg.northwestern.edu/student/sp_event/wlw/
or contact: wlw-registration@kellogg.northwestern.edu
Registration fee: $65

Presented by the Women’s Business Association and Kellogg School of Management Office of Admissions.

Current Sponsors:
Platinum Exelon

Gold – Eaton
Gold – GE Capital
Silver – Eli Lilly
Bronze – Merrill Lynch



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