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Leadership Development for Women

$60
Self-Paced | Certificate2 Course Hours | 4 Weeks
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Description

Women’s leadership has consistently proven to be a powerful force for positive change in the world, with female leaders sharing unique skills, strengths, and perspectives that are essential for creating a more equitable society. Despite the advancements of female leadership over the years, women continue to face numerous challenges in leadership positions, including gender stereotypes, bias, and underrepresentation. Understanding the importance of women’s leadership is not only a matter of justice and equality, but also a critical step towards creating a better, more inclusive world for everyone. Today, women are stepping up and making their voices heard, while breaking down barriers and shattering glass ceilings along the way.

learning Outcomes

  • Understand the value of women’s leadership
  • Identify common gender-based barriers
  • Recognize the presence of bias against women in leadership positions
  • Explore strategies and tools to gain confidence to lead
  • Navigate common leadership challenges
  • Identify the power of leadership networking
  • Determine ways to establish a strong leadership style
  • Identify ways to empower and inspire others, using resources and support
  • Apply the principles of effective leadership to create organizational change

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