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Women in Leadership Program

Transforming female leadership

Lead with Purpose
Delve into the role of leadership, purpose, energy and values in humanising strategy.
Program Outcomes
 
This intensive program will equip participants with the skills, confidence and network to enable them to take the lead as change-makers in their organisations and communities.
Negotiate and Influence
Learn how to have your voice heard without alienating others while driving outcomes through skilful negotiation tactics inside and outside your organisation.
Resilience Strategies
Manage your physical and mental well-being in the context of your career and empower others to do the same.
Word Class Presenters
 
learn from globally recognised faculty and experts in transformational leadership, 
power, influence, negotiations, strategy and innovation.
  • Authentic and Mindful Leadership
  • Managing Difficult Conversations
  • Humanising Strategy
  • Diversity and Inclusion
  • Leading Change
  • Impact Narratives
  • Power, Influence and Negotiations
  • Resilience and Growth-Mindset
  • Trust and Teaming

Daily Schedule
The carefully-designed schedule is intense, with classes, presentations, health and well-being activities and guest speakers scheduled from 7am – 8pm on all days.

Amanda Sinclair, Professorial Fellow

Amanda Sinclair joined Melbourne Business School in 1988 and was appointed Foundation Professor of Management of Diversity and Change in 1995 and a Professorial Fellow in 2012. After completing her PhD in Political Psychology at the University of Melbourne, Amanda has worked as an academic and consultant, coaching individuals and senior management teams in the government and corporate sectors.

Jody Evans, Associate Professor of Marketing


Jody joined Melbourne Business School in 2002 as a Senior Lecturer and is currently an Associate Professor Marketing and the Associate Dean of Engagement.After completing her PhD at Monash University, Jody was a Senior Research Fellow at the Department of Retailing and Marketing, Manchester Metropolitan University Business School.

Location
200 Leicester Street,

Carlton, Victoria, 3053

Enquiries

tel:   03 9349 8292

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Melbourne Business School, Carlton VIC

October 27th - November 1st 2019

World Class Presenters
 
Learn from globally recognised faculty and experts in transformational leadership, 
power, influence, negotiations, strategy and innovation.
Marianne Broadbent
Managing Partner 
NGS Global
Jody Evans 
Associate Professor of Marketing
Carol Gill
Associate Professor Organisational Behaviour
Isabel Metz
Professor of Organisational Behaviour
Jill Klein
Professor of Marketing
Mara Olekalns
Professor of Management (Negotiations)
Jennifer Overbeck
Associate Professor of Management
Amanda Sinclair
Professorial Fellow
Geoff Martin
Associate Professor of Strategy
Scholarships
 
Melbourne Business School believes that women have always been leaders but there needs to be more recognition and support in place to nurture female leadership. This is why we established the Women In Leadership Fund


Thanks to the generous support of donors, as well as proceeds raised from the Women and Management Dinner, Melbourne Business School is able to offer significant fee subsidies to 12 successful applicants.


Please note, only alumnae of Melbourne Business School award programs are eligible to apply through this form*.  Applications to the Women in Leadership Fund close at 9am on Monday 1st July 2019. 

*The cohort will comprise of high-achieving women from the public and private sectors. Approximately half of the successful participants will be MBS alumnae.  
Offering great leadership is not just about tools and skills. We have designed this program to provide an opportunity for you to pause and to experiment, to feed your curious and creative sides, to nourish and sustain your body as well as mind, to open new paths, to grow your leadership – whatever forms that takes - in transformative and lasting ways.
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This week-long intensive program is designed to develop women with purpose into leaders who have a profound impact in their organisations, communities and wider society. It provides established women leaders with the opportunity to invest in themselves, and transform the way that they lead, influence and innovate in organisations and challenging contexts.

Tailored to high-achieving women in both the public and private sectors, the program curriculum is highly integrated and provides an exceptional opportunity to learn from globally recognised faculty and experts in transformational leadership, power, influence, negotiations, resilience and strategy. Our School’s unique ability to bring together a cohort of talented and senior women will create an environment for participants to learn with each other and form a powerful and supportive network.

Dates Sunday 27th October - Friday 1st November 2019

Offering great leadership is not just about tools and skills. We have designed this program to provide an opportunity for you to pause and to experiment, to feed your curious and creative sides, to nourish and sustain your body as well as mind, to open new paths, to grow your leadership – whatever forms that takes - in transformative and lasting ways.

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The application form comprises five questions seeking your responses on professional achievement, personal motivation and what attributes you will bring to the program. Each question requires a response of up to 200 words, therefore we recommend you view the form, draft your responses offline and then submit your application.

For a confidential discussion please call Jody Evans on tel 03 9349 8222 or email wilp@mbs.edu

Dates

Carol Gill
Associate Professor Organisational Behaviour
Jill Klein
Professor of Marketing
Geoff Martin
Associate Professor of Strategy
Isabel Metz
Professor of Organisational Behaviour
Mara Olekalns
Professor of Management (Negotiations)
Jennifer Overbeck
Associate Professor of Management
Amanda Sinclair
Professorial Fellow