CAU

NEW Career Accelerator University

Location
Virtual
Who Should Attend

NEW Members

Description

Career Accelerator University (CAU) is a brand new way to learn at NEW in 2021! Formerly known as ‘Leadership Academy,’ CAU webinars are completely free for NEW members and part of a brand new framework for your development with NEW.  

In three courses, each containing 3 webinars, you'll completely shift your perspective on your leadership. Based on a refreshed model of ‘competencies and derailers’ created in collaboration with the Center for Creative Leadership (CCL), each webinar in the university’s courses will assist you in mapping your learning journey. After attending all webinars in the three courses, you can reach out to NEW at learning@newonline.org to obtain your Certificate of Proficiency in Success Strategies. 

Register: Click the titles of the webinar to register for an upcoming event.


Career Accelerator University | Course 1

Experts bring you the facts on achieving excellence in strategy and diversity. 


February 18, 2021 
"Achieving Strategy Excellence" 
Olalah Njenga, Entrepreneur, Business Strategist, Advocate 
Practical and actionable, Olalah reveals her 5½ unconventional constructs to help leaders reframe and refuel their strategic perspectives, as well as the 3 archetypes she uses to help leaders clear the path. 


March 18, 2021 
"The Business Imperative of Diversity" 
Katee van Horn, CEO, HR Strategist 
Diverse teams drive better business results, period. As leaders, we need to focus on the bottom line and take care of our teams. In this session, you will learn the ROI of diversity on your team, how to build a more diverse team to drive innovation, and leveraging the strength of that team! 


Career Accelerator University | Course 2

Presented by Kat Ortiz, M.S., I/O Psychologist, covering further competencies of the CCL framework! 


April 15, 2021 
“Career Accelerator University | Course 2, Part 1” 
Kat Ortiz, M.S., I/O Psychologist 


 May 20, 2021 
“Career Accelerator University | Course 2, Part 2” 
Kat Ortiz, M.S., I/O Psychologist 


July 15, 2021 
“Career Accelerator University | Course 2, Part 3” 
Kat Ortiz, M.S., I/O Psychologist 


Career Accelerator University | Course 3

Presented by Jo Miller, renowned authority on women’s leadership and CEO of Be Leaderly!


September 16, 2021 
“Win at the Game of Office Politics” 
Jo Miller, CEO, Be Leaderly 
In one survey, nearly 3 out of 4 professional women cited office politics as their biggest career frustration. But other research shows that political skill can be a force for good, and “positive political savvy” is a leadership skill that anyone can learn. 


October 21, 2021 
"Reimagine Your Leadership Brand” 

Jo Miller, CEO, Be Leaderly 
Claim a unique and distinctive leadership niche by connecting the dots from your leadership strengths to work you love to do—that is also a valuable asset to your organization. Craft a leadership brand statement that stands for something bigger than you can accomplish alone—and makes everyone around you sit up, pay attention, and see the leader in you. 


November 18, 2021 
"6 Ways to Develop a Change Leader Mindset" 

Jo Miller, CEO, Be Leaderly 
In this session, acquire self-management tools to fearlessly navigate change, and coaching skills to guide and inspire others as they adapt.