Building Leaders in Your Firm
November 8th, 2014
The future leaders in your firm are cultivated in numerous ways — and one important resource is leadership training through ACEC/MA professional development programs. As chair of the Leadership Education Committee, I am pleased to announce that we offer courses at five levels, from just getting started through to senior principal. Details and registration are available atwww.engineers.org or by contacting Elizabeth at
Genesis: for those with 3-5 years experience. Understand the business-side of the workings of a firm. Three classes in May 2013.
Emerging Leaders: for those with 8-15 years experience. Moving from management into leadership.
Seven weekly classes beginnng March 5, 2013.
Odyssey: for those who are in leadership positions and want to refine their soft skills. One class per month for 9 months. The 2012-13 course is currently underway.
Everest: for senior principals who want a forum for sharing ideas and issues to improve their firms. Roundtable forum and dinner, held twice yearly. Next is April 4, 2013.
Effective Writing: for every level of engineer who wants to strengthen writing skills. One half-day class held in fall and spring in Boston area and Western Mass. Next is March 6 in Western Mass. and April in greater Boston.
ACEC/Massachusetts is taking the lead in building tomorrow’s leaders. I am glad to be part of this effort!