YWCA Greater Cleveland

Leadership Development: Boot Camp and Quest

This series consists of three leadership development programs—Boot Camp, Quest, and Momentum—designed to bring together women from varying backgrounds, organizations and phases of their careers to deepen their self-awareness and self-management to become more effective and productive leaders. The result of each program is empowered women—entry level to senior leaders—able to leverage their capacity, overcome obstacles and take confident strides toward higher levels of organizational leadership.

For more information, Check out  this handout about the 2017-18 sessions.

Take a look at the graduation photos from our 2015-16 session.  


About Boot Camp | Learn More

Boot Camp is ideal for individual contributors and technical experts who need to influence others to achieve their goals. The program is designed for women who have been identified as high potential or emerging leaders expected to move into management ranks. Participants represent a variety of industries including manufacturing, nonprofit, legal and professional services. Boot Camp starts in October 2017.

About Quest | Learn More

Quest is ideal for new managers, experienced managers who have not had formal training and those who could use support managing the transition from individual contributor to a leader of others. The program is designed for women from a variety of industries including manufacturing, nonprofit, legal and professional services. Quest starts in October 2017.

About Momentum | Learn More

Momentum is ideal for those in mid- to upper-management roles who aspire or are new to executive leadership. The program is designed for women who have extensive management experience and lead a department or functional area. Momentum drives women to sharpen their skills and traverse the corporate ladder. More information about Momentum in 2017-18 will be posted in July 2017.

Results - Empowered Leaders | Testimonials

Past program participants experienced an average of 20% increase in 14 leadership competencies. Participants leave with an expanded network to leverage and increased confidence in skills and tools.

Timing: This six-month program is usually held twice a year for Boot Camp & Quest (October-March and March-September)  

 

Apply

 To apply for these program, choose a button below. 

Boot Camp App

Quest Application 

 

YWCA Leadership Educational Series Alumnae

Congratulations to the 2014-2015 Boot Camp, Quest and Momentum Graduates 

Congratulations to the 2013-2014 Boot Camp, Quest and Momentum Graduates

 

 

 

 
 

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