Leadership starts with you. By looking at yourself critically you will see yourself as others see you: a package with features, good and bad. We will discuss the process of becoming a leader and leave you with some ideas for positioning yourself as one. There is a book you can read in advance, but it isn't necessary.


  • Personal Inventory: understand your talents, skills, aptitudes & deficits
  • The role of experience
  • Finding a mentor
  • Team building
  • Strategic Planning
  • Working with leaders in other units (you're part of a team)

Take away: read Your Brain at Work, by David Rock (read it before the session if you have time)