Applications for 2016-17 Leadership Lansing Program Now Available
The Lansing Regional Chamber of Commerce (LRCC) has announced that it is now accepting applications for the 2016-17 Leadership Lansing cohort. Leadership Lansing is a program in which established and emerging leaders develop a greater understanding of how important community institutions contribute to the overall quality of life in the region. Thirty-five leaders from a diverse group of businesses have participated in the first Leadership Lansing program, which concluded in May. The second year of the program will commence in October 2016 and run through May 2017.
Leadership Lansing is an eight month program in which participants engage in seven workshops where they are exposed to key institutions, industry sectors and business leaders that are the fabric of the Greater Lansing region. Workshops focus on government, education, manufacturing, insurance, healthcare, home grown businesses and entrepreneurism, cultural gems in the region and the history of Lansing. Participants also receive training in individual leadership skills including understanding how to identify and leverage their personal strengths.