Cohort 3 (Federal, State and Local Government ) – Program Dates 2014-2015

Note: While the program dates are set, the order of course delivery may change to accommodate instructor scheduling conflicts.

Date Course
April 28, 2014 Program Overview
May 14, 2014 Understanding Your Leadership Style
May 15, 2014 Understanding Your Leadership Style
May 16, 2014 Ethics for Public Managers
June 12, 2014 Managing Multiple Priorities
Effective Delegation and Coaching
June 13, 2014 Information Technology Update and Microsoft Office 2010 Software Tools
July 17, 2014 Time Management Best Practices
July 18, 2014 Strategic Management
(ONLINE) Effective Performance Measurement
September 10, 2014 Lean process
September 11, 2014 Lean process
September 12, 2014 Project Management
October 15, 2014 Innovation in the Public Sector
October 16, 2014 (AM) Capstone Project Work session 1*
October 16, 2014 (PM) Leading from the Middle
October 17, 2014 Lean process
November 12, 2014 Public Personnel Management: A Legal Framework
November 13, 2014 Managing and Promoting Diversity
November 14, 2014 Conflict Management & Effective Negotiation Session 1
December 4, 2014 Building and Leading Teams
December 5, 2014 Conflict Management and Effective Negotiation session 2
January 22, 2015 Capstone Work session 2*
January 23, 2015 (AM) Data Based Decision Making
January 23, 2015 (PM) Critical Thinking and Problem Solving
February 25, 2015 Program Evaluation Session 1
February 26, 2015 Procurement and Contracting in the Public Sector
February 27, 2015 Public Sector Budgeting and Finance
March 26, 2015 Program Evaluation Session 2
March 27, 2015 Capstone Project Work Session 3*
April 16, 2015 Grant Management
April 17, 2015 Effective Professional Writing
May 13, 2015 Capstone Project Work session 4*
May 14, 2015 Presentation Skills for Public Managers
May 15, 2015 Marketing and Branding
June 11, 2015 Effective and Appropriate Use of Social Media
June 12, 2015 (AM) The Legislative Process
June 12, 2015 (PM) Administrative Law Overview
July 17, 2015 Capstone Project Work Session 5*
* The Capstone sessions are delivered throughout the program cycle

The program dates are subject to change.