Courses & Events

This five-day program prepares new Green Belts to lead projects and contribute to improving services and manufacturing. Those who pass the exam, which is held on the final day, will receive Green Belt certification from the University of Kansas.
Delivered live-online or by online recordings.


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LIVE ONE-DAY WORKSHOP: VIRTUAL SESSION JULY 23. Change is happening in your organization. Every day, new initiatives and projects are launched to improve performance, increase profits, and enhance your competitive advantage. In this program facilitated by change management expert Dr. Lee Stuart, you will learn the critical difference among task, relationship and identity changes.


Thursday, July 23, 2020
NOTE - THE AUGUST 6 SESSION OF THIS COURSE WILL BE DELIVERED VIA ZOOM WEBINAR. If you have registered, you will receive instructions about how to participate in the live webinar.


Thursday, August 6, 2020, Virtual Workshop (Overland Park, KS)
JUNE 18 WORKSHOP IS VIRTUAL. Leaders with a strong professional brand are generally more impactful, influential, and effective in their roles. Having a better understanding of how your brand impacts your interactions with others can help you be a better leader.


Thursday, June 18, 2020, Virtual Workshop (Overland Park, KS)
Thursday, November 12, 2020, Edwards Campus Regnier Hall Room 252 (Overland Park, KS)
Don't let it be you! Don't be that person who puts an audience to sleep with a poorly organized business presentation, a stammering, "uh, um, you know," speaking style, and slides that feature a zillion words but no clear ideas.

To avoid this all-too-common problem, register for "Say It Simply and Smartly," the successful business presentations program offered by KU Professional & Continuing Education and presented by professional leadership coach Lee Stuart.


Thursday, June 11, 2020, Virtual Workshop (Overland Park, KS)
Thursday, October 22, 2020, Edwards Campus Regnier Hall Room 252 (Overland Park, KS)
Tele-working is great for many people; it's flexible, convenient, and usually results in higher levels of productivity. However, it can be harmful to workplace communication and relationships


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Don't let it be you! Don't be that person who loses an audience with a poorly organized business presentation, a stammering, uh, um, you know, speaking style, and slides that feature a zillion words but no clear ideas.Through 1-on-1 presentation skills coaching, participants will learn to deliver impactful business presentations.


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Organizational culture exists at three levels: in artifacts, with values, and by underlying assumptions. A deep understanding of those three levels is necessary before lasting cultural changes can occur. In this module, you will learn about tribal leadership, the five tribes in most cultures, laddering teams up, Trust: Task vs Relational, and Trust: Granted vs Earned.


Thursday, September 24, 2020, Edwards Campus Regnier Hall Room 252 (Overland Park, KS)
High-Performance coaching involves techniques used in the worlds of sports and the military - areas where optimal performance is key. High-performance coaching begins by identifying people's "starting points"- their life ambitions. Then, it explores the directions in which people need to move to achieve those visions, and steps they need to take to do so.


Thursday, December 10, 2020, Edwards Campus Regnier Hall Room 252 (Overland Park, KS)
This is a program of professional development and personal enrichment that elicits insights and self-awareness for executives and emerging leaders who are striving to improve business results.Through a confidential relationship with an executive coach, participants engage in an assessment of their personal and professional motivations and desires, their communication and decision-making styles, and how they are perceived by co-workers, clients, and others with whom they need successful relationships. APPOINTMENT ONLY.


July 1, 2019 to October 16, 2020

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