Leading Mindfully

In-Person Program

Leading Mindfully

Learn how to connect with and influence others through an experiential program that emphasizes self-development and deep-listening skills for leading, interacting and communicating more mindfully.

Overview

Increase your effectiveness as a leader and grow your capacity for self-management so you can engage and communicate more mindfully, generating more effective personal and organizational results.

  • Be more present so you can focus on the right priorities for yourself and your organization.

  • Connect within yourself and others to attain a greater sense of clarity and flow, and use this new awareness to be a more effective leader.

  • Act and communicate with more intention.

Intended For

Individual Contributor, Team Leader, Senior Management, Executive

Focus

Leadership

Available Dates

5-8 May 2020

Location

Charlottesville, VA

Cost

$7,150.00

Length

4 days

Program Overview

Embark on a personal leadership journey that begins with a virtual group meeting, then travel to a unique residential program at Morven- a secluded retreat destination for critical thinking and reflection. Located just outside of Charlottesville, Morven is the ideal setting for participants to learn together in one of University of Virginia's historic houses, as well as to spend time on their own in the meditation gardens.

  • Bring your own personal leadership challenges to the program, so your experience will address your individual needs.

  • Identify and transform personal triggers and habits of attention that influence your ability to take action.

  • Engage in exercises - inspired by meditation, yoga, improvisation and acting - all designed for to help you observe your own leadership in action.

  • Follow-up with a virtual group meeting to help sustain your learning and behavior change.

Location

Morven (daily sessions) & Marriott Charlottesville (lodging) 
Charlottesville, VA

Hosted at  UVA Morven, an educationally-focused retreat center that invites innovation and self-reflection. As a participant, you'll stay in a private room at the Marriott, adjacent to Charlottesville's Downtown Pedestrian Mall. Accommodations are included in your program fee.

Outcomes & Impact

  • Incorporate daily, practical methods for centering yourself and projecting a leadership presence that rings true in you and with others.

  • Create a mindful organizational culture and impact within your team.

  • Increase your resilience and ability to self-manage.

  • Engage and communicate more effectively.

 

Participants

This program is designed for those who need to increase resilience, reduce stress, and better manage themselves, and thereby become more self-aware, engaged and effective leaders at any level.

OHM

Certificates

The Leading Mindfully program counts as one credit toward a Darden Certificate in Leadership. Complete this program and earn three additional credits for a total of four credits within a four-year period to earn your certificate.

Faculty

Elizabeth A. Powell

Elizabeth A. Powell

Associate Professor, Darden School of Business, Kluge Endowed Chair, School of Nursing

Jeremy Hunter

Associate Professor of Business Administration, Drucker School of Management, Claremont Graduate University

Location

Morven (daily sessions) & Marriott Charlottesville (lodging) 
Charlottesville, VA

Hosted at  UVA Morven, an educationally-focused retreat center that invites innovation and self-reflection. As a participant, you'll stay in a private room at the Marriott, adjacent to Charlottesville's Downtown Pedestrian Mall. Accommodations are included in your program fee.

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Darden Executive Education is provided by the University of Virginia
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