Poynter organizes leadership academy for women [US]

Posted on Nov 13, 2019 في Diversity

Women who work in the digital space with leadership responsibilities or have demonstrated leadership potential can apply for this training program.

The Poynter Institute is accepting applications for the 2020 Leadership Academy for Women in Digital Media.

A total of 30 promising women leaders will be selected for one of three academies, to be held Feb. 23 to 28,  April 19 to 24 and Oct. 4 to 9 at Poynter’s campus in St. Petersburg, Florida. 

The seminar aims to help women gain and polish the skills and knowledge needed to rise to the highest levels of media leadership. Sessions will cover how to develop effective management styles, handle difficult conversations, including #MeToo situations, build better work-life chemistry, plan your career and more.

The tuition costs US$1,095, including lunches, snacks and some dinners. A limited number of need-based travel and tuition scholarships is available.

The deadline has been extended to Dec. 7.