leadership Workshops

We offer a couple of different programs to develop your leadership skills and abilities as well as those of your team!

Summer 2019 Leadership Master Class Series

9:00am - 4:00pm | August 6th, 7th, and 8th

Roanoke Higher Education Center

108 N Jefferson Street, Roanoke, VA 24016


Deadline to Register: Friday, July 26th

Register Here


Do you ever wonder if you could be a more effective leader? Do you know how to get the best from yourself, from others, and from your organization?

Our highly interactive and hands-on series is for emerging and experienced leaders who want to develop their authentic leadership personality and use it to create positive change in their organizations. These workshops are facilitated by a certified MBTI practitioner and a Certified Lean Six Sigma Green Belt. Workshop topics include:

  • Discovering your Authentic Leadership Personality  
    • Explore your unique leadership identity using the Myers Briggs Personality Type Inventory
    • Identify your strengths, stressors, and blind spots and turn these to your advantage 
  • Leading others to better performance 
    • Recognize what makes other people tick and use that to motivate them
    • Refine your coaching, problem solving, and conflict management skills
  • Making continuous quality improvement work for you 
    • Learn how to use Lean Six Sigma tools to drive continuous quality improvement
    • Practice applying these tools to actual workplace scenarios 

This series is co-sponsored by the VCU Department of Gerontology, Roanoke Higher Education Center, InnovAge, and the Alzheimer's Association Central & Western Virginia Chapter

On-Site Consultation and Team Development 

Would you like to develop your team and achieve even greater success? The Myers Briggs Assessment Tool can be used in teams to: 

  • Improve communication
  • Enhance problem solving and decision making
  • Manage with conflict 
  • Plan, implement, and manage change
  • Recognize and manage stress 
  • Develop team members as individuals and as a team

We will come to YOU for a full day workshop tailor made for your needs! Each workshop will include:

  • A Step I or Step II Myers Briggs Type Inventory (MBTI) report for each participant detailing their personality type and how it contributes to team success 
  • Expert facilitation by a certified MBTI practitioner
  • An introduction to Type booklet for each participant 

If you are interested in setting up a consultation and scheduling a workshop, please contact Jenny Inker at inkerjl@vcu.edu.