YWCA Greater Cleveland

Women's Leadership Workshop Series

Inclusive Leadership

Women make up 51% of the population and 48% of the workforce, but only 36% of all managers are women. YWCA Women's Leadership Institute workshop series empowers women to turn challenges into career-building opportunities. 

Location: YWCA Greater Cleveland
Time: 11:30am - 1pm (doors open at 11:15am for registration and networking)
Cost: $50 per workshop, which includes lunch. Register for the full 6-workshop series by January 8 for only $250, receiving 6 for the price of 5.


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2018 WORKSHOP SCHEDULE

 

Understand Race, Stereotype and Identity in Our Diverse World

DATE: Jan. 31st, 2018 from 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Facilitator: Gretchen Anderson, MA, Certified Diversity Professional. Gestalt Professional Certified Coach, Partner, Work In Progress Consulting Group, LLC

 

Busting Myths about Addiction and Recovery & the Workplace

DATE: Feb. 28th, 2018 from 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Facilitator: Teresa Coyne Andreani, MA, Certified Diversity Professional. Gestalt Professional Certified Coach, Partner, Work In Progress Consulting Group, LLC

 

Gratitude - the Key to Improving Team Performance (into to the 5 Languages of Appreciation in the Workplace)

DATE: Mar. 28th, 2018 from 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Facilitator: Cathie Leimbach, President & Sr. Consultant, Agon Leadership, LLC

 

Sexual Harassment in the Workplace - Impact, Remedies, and Resources in the Current Climate

DATE: Apr. 25th, 2018 from 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Facilitator: Julie Sumner, Attorney, Founder and Principal, Monarch Endeavors, LLC

 

You Grow, Girl! The Heroine's Journey to Professional Development

DATE: May 23rd, 2018 from 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Facilitator: Damaris Patterson Price, MA, Certified Diversity Professional. Certified Executive Coach, Principal, Working River Leadership Consulting

 

The Promotable Woman: 8 Ways to Accelerate What's Next At Work Right Now.

DATE: June 20th, 2018 from 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Facilitator: Damaris Patterson Price, MA, Certified Diversity Professional. Certified Executive Coach, Principal, Working River Leadership Consulting

 

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YWCA Greater Cleveland reserves the right to make changes to the topics and date if necessary. We will make every effort to keep participants updated if there are any changes to this curriculum or schedule. 


 

Contacts:

Heather Steranka-Petit
Manager, Learning Programs
hsteranka@ywcaofcleveland.org
216-881-6878 

Women's Leadership programs:

 

 

In 2016, women now make up 47% of the American workforce and are the equal if not primary breadwinners in 40% of families. 

In 2014, 4.6% of Fortune 500 CEO, 14.6% of Fortune 500 executive officer positions, and 17% of board seats were held by women.

In Northeast Ohio in 2015, from a survey of 85 local employers, only 16.2% of board members, 14.5% of senior management, and 8.5% of suppliers were non-white (GC Partnership, COEI)

In a 2016 Washington Post survey, 88% of black Americans believe there is still work to be done for black Americans to achieve equal rights, while only 53% of white Americans agreed.

 
 

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