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Illinois Conference of Women Legislators Scholarship

Mar 24th, 2015 | By
COWL Scholarship Letter

The Illinois Conference of Women Legislators (COWL) is offering for the 2015-16 school year a one-year undergraduate scholarship to women who are 25 years of age or older.  The applicant must plan on attending an accredited, on-campus school in Illinois and take a minimum of six semester hours of coursework.  Classes that are taken online will not be eligible for assistance.  Applicants who show leadership through community service will be given special attention. COWL is offering the scholarship to provide women who may have had to postpone their education due to family, economic hardship or other reasons.  The scholarship can be used for tuition, books, and school fees up to $2,500. Please visit http://cowlil.com/scholarship.htm for more information. You may also contact State Representative Emily McAsey’s office at 815-372-0085 for assistance. SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION MUST BE POSTMARKED NO LATER THAN APRIL 16, 2015 (article information From the Romeoville Patch, March 16, 2015 article by
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Learning Leaders

Mar 24th, 2015 | By
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Excellent advice for all leaders…keep learning. https://hbr.org/2009/01/the-best-investment-advice-you.html To develop your leadership skills, consider a degree in Organizational Leadership. For more information visit: Organizational Leadership – MA Organizational Leadership – BA Tweet



Taking a Step back

Mar 16th, 2015 | By
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This article provides suggestions for how leaders can gain ‘perspective’. It is helpful to periodically assess and evaluate your leadership behavior/approach from a higher level. https://medium.com/@deirdrecerminaro Tweet



Check out what Organizational Leadership (Master’s) has to offer!

Mar 3rd, 2015 | By
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Designed for the experienced professional looking to inspire and lead change in an organization. Lewis University’s Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership (MAOL) program focuses on the human side of leadership in the workplace, learning how people function and how you can help them reach their full potential. Lewis University is recognized as a research
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Do What You Say You Will Do

Feb 9th, 2015 | By
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10 ways to be a leader others want to follow… http://letsgrowleaders.com/communication-listening/10-ways-to-be-easy-to-follow Tweet



Effectiveness & Efficiency

Jan 27th, 2015 | By
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“Efficiency is doing the thing right. Effectiveness is doing the right thing.” ― Peter F. Drucker To develop your leadership ability, consider a degree in Organizational Leadership. For more information visit: http://www.lewisu.edu/academics/mals/ http://www.lewisu.edu/academics/spce/OrganizationalLeadership/index.htm Tweet



Bookstore Scholarship

Jan 23rd, 2015 | By
Bookstore Scholarship 2015

Do you need money for textbooks? For the Fall 2015 semester, the Lewis University Bookstore Committee will be awarding a limited number of book scholarships.  To be eligible you must be able to demonstrate financial need and have a minimum of 2.5 GPA. To apply:   www.lewisu.edu/admissions/finaid/scholarships.htm  or go to the Lewis University Webiste www.lewisu.edu , click on Finacial Aid, and then Scholarships. Application deadline is March 31, 2015. Tweet



Fear and Crisis tests and develops leaders

Jan 15th, 2015 | By
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http://fortune.com/2014/10/28/how-terrifying-challenges-make-better-leaders/   To develop your leadership ability, consider a degree in Organizational Leadership. For more information visit: http://www.lewisu.edu/academics/mals/ http://www.lewisu.edu/academics/spce/OrganizationalLeadership/index.htm Tweet



Engaging Your Workforce

Dec 22nd, 2014 | By
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    Getting from No to Yes http://www.industryweek.com/engagement Tweet



Earning Trust

Nov 24th, 2014 | By
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7 simple suggestions for leaders. http://www.fastcompany.com/3038952/7-essentials-for-leaders-to-develop-trust Tweet