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Sep
29

How to achieve bold, visionary leadership — even in turbulent times

Former editor of Essence Magazine, Susan L. Taylor, to kick off 2016-17 Leadership Lectures this Tuesday, October 4. If you want to lead boldly, if you want to be a visionary, make sure you spend time turning away from the outside world, away from the mirror. “Pay attention to what you’re carrying in your own […]

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Sep
26

What my Boss told me

Should a visionary leader act differently with separate groups of employees? These days, we’re seeing politicians making different speeches and almost adopting different personas when they are addressing various groups. For instance, when speaking to union members, the politician speaks fundamentally differently than, say, when addressing Wall Street leaders. But what about in companies and organizations? […]

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Sep
19

3 Programs now eligible for SHRM and Continuing Education credits

The Center’s executive development programs now eligible for SHRM and Continuing Education credits. Participants in open enrollment programs at The Center for Leadership (CFL) at Florida International University (FIU) are now able to use program completion as a way to earn Professional Development Credits from the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) and Continuing Education Credits […]

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Sep
02

Powerhouse lineup announced for the 2016-17 Leadership Lectures series

Once again bringing outstanding leadership insight to our community, the Center for Leadership at Florida International University (FIU) has announced speakers for their popular Leadership Lectures series taking place during the 2016-17 academic year. The Leadership Lectures will include: Susan L. Taylor: After 27 years as editor of Essence Magazine, Taylor is the Founder & […]

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Aug
05

Indiana University East professor to receive the 2016 Outstanding Dissertation Award.

A dissertation paper authored by Dr. Wongun Goo and featuring groundbreaking insights on the effects of visionary leadership has won the 2016 Alvah H. Chapman Jr. Outstanding Dissertation Award. The award is given by the Center for Leadership (CFL) at Florida International University (FIU) in partnership with the Network of Leadership Scholars (NLS). Dr. Goo […]

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Jun
29

MIAMI TODAY recognizes Center for Leadership’s Head of Public Affairs, Garth Headley

In a county as large as Miami-Dade, many people do great work to elevate the quality of life for different groups of people. But just because some choose to work behind the scenes as unsung heroes doesn’t mean others are overlooking the importance of their work. Garth Headley, associate director for
the Center for Leadership at Florida International University, is “deserving of shouts from the mountaintop,” said Vance Aloupis, CEO of The Children’s Movement of Florida.

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Jun
07

Obama’s Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) returns to FIU for 3rd straight year.

 This summer for the third consecutive year, Florida International University (FIU) will welcome to campus a select group of emerging leaders from Sub-Saharan Africa, a part of President Barack Obama’s Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI). The 25 exceptional young professionals will arrive in Miami in June, part of a larger group of 1,000 Mandela Washington […]

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May
16

Congratulations, Dr. Manuel Sanchez, Principal of the Year!

Center alumnus receives highest honor from MDCPS “The 2016 Miami-Dade County Public School Principal of the Year is … Dr. Manuel Sanchez!” When those words announced the winner of the coveted title at the awards ceremony at Jungle Island on April 21, 2016, Manuel Sanchez III, principal of Miami Lakes Middle School, received the top […]

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