FIU Center for Leadership - Better Leaders. Better World.

W hat an exciting fall it has been!

So far in three short months, The Center launched its first one-day workshop, The Leadership Essentials, and achieved the strongest enrollment in the history of The High Potential Leaders Program, our flagship leadership development program for director level executives or higher. Center faculty this year presented workshops for Miami-Dade County Public Schools, The Miami Foundation, Hewlett Packard, the US Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), The Mandela Washington Fellows and University College of the Cayman Islands (UCCI).

Thousands have attended our on-campus free events and lectures since their inception and, most recently, The Leadership Lectures hosted George Feldenkreis, veteran executive, Chairman and CEO of Perry Ellis International. Opportunities such as these help us to advance The Center’s mission: to equip individuals and organizations in building ethical and effective leadership capacity in their executives.

There is much for which we are thankful. The opportunity to serve the FIU community, both locally and internationally, and to share broadly as possible what we know makes for good leadership, continues to be our passion and an opportunity for which we are grateful. Join us during 2016 for many more such opportunities. Together we will continue to build Better Leaders, for a Better World!

On behalf of The Center staff and faculty we send our warmest best wishes for a wonderful holiday season and beyond,

Mayra E. Beers, Ph.D.
Director, FIU Center for Leadership

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