Women in Executive Leadership Program – Program Benefits

Through a focus on both hard and soft skills; and with a clear understanding of the issues that impact women's success in the workplace, participants will gain the ability to propel themselves into top leadership roles.

  • Female-specific topics. This course explores issues that are truly limiting promotions for women and how to overcome those hurdles; including succeeding at multiple roles at home and at work.
  • Forward-thinking, global and technology-based skills. Participants are taught how to decipher global opportunities and threats, and how to leverage diversity and technology to achieve superior outcomes.
  • Merging hard skills and soft skills. The program teaches participants how to leverage natural abilities to deliver superior strategies and bottom line results.
  • Theory to practice. Participants are continually challenged to apply their new-found knowledge to real-life situations.
  • Networking. The course teaches effective networking skills, and enables building a cohort network-for-life.
  • Mentoring: Participants will build relationships with accomplished mentors, and they will also be taught how to leverage mentors and how to be a mentor.

Program Details

  • August 2019 Dates: August 24, September 14, October 5, October 26, November 16, December 7, 2019
  • Time: 8:30am – 4:30pm
  • Hours: 60-65 Hours – PDUs
  • Sessions: 6 full day sessions plus online component and out of class assignments
  • Location: Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton Campus
  • Fee: $2,750 – Includes materials, lunch and parking.
  • To apply, send your resume and cover letter to Paige Pavlik Garrido at pgarrido@fau.edu.


Women in Executive Leadership Program

Contact Us

Paige Garrido
Assistant Director, Corporate Training and Talent Development

phone: (561) 297-4819
email: pgarrido@fau.edu
map: BU 86 203