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Design Your Leadership Work Plan

Design and manage a plan to become your own best version of a leader

Provided by:
Tammy Dowley-Blackman

New York

1.5 hours

Speakizi price: $1400

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About this activity

Leadership development is more than just setting a professional goal. It’s more than having people look up to you. In fact, to each person, “leadership” represents something unique, and Tammy Dowley-Blackman will reveal its multi-faceted nature so that each of your team members can become their own best version of a leader.

In this presentation, your team will learn how to create their own individualized leadership plans to take them to the next level professionally. In this interactive presentation, Tammy brings her decades of experience as an on-the-ground leader to help your team create their Leadership Work Plan. Everyone will share stories of leadership, participate in interactive activities, and get motivated to supe up their leadership styles.

About Tammy

Tammy Dowley-Blackman has worn a lot of leadership hats! She is an author, entrepreneur, nonprofit leader, professor, volunteer, and ABOVE ALL is passionate about nurturing the best leadership of our generation. She's led many organizations to success, including the tdb Group and TSNE MissionWorks, and as the Founder and CEO of Looking Forward Lab, Tammy offers leadership development training and consulting to companies, educational institutions, and social agencies.

Tammy is a former professor and senior fellow of nonprofit management at Boston University, Cambridge College, and Lesley University, and is the author of the upcoming book Jukebox, Harvard and Entrepreneurship- Finding My Path to Leadership.

Tammy is the best mentor one can have...She provides Fellows with a thoughtful and meaningful experience that helps them grow as professionals, prepares them for career transitions, builds their professional network, and positions them for successful careers.

Marcos Popovich, Program Officer, Nellie Mae Education Foundation

What to expect

Tammy will get your team members thinking about what leadership is and how their personal leadership benefits both their company and themselves.

  1. WHAT IS LEADERSHIP?
    Leadership often holds different meanings to different people. Tammy will define what leadership means to her and will help your team begin to see “leadership” from a different perspective.
  2. A LEADERSHIP MEMOIR
    Learn Tammy’s unique story, and why she’s passionate about nurturing leadership in all forms.
  3. WHAT IS YOUR LEADERSHIP?
    This is an interactive pairs exercise. Through multiple exercises, each participant will define their own leadership styles and goals. Your team will identify their areas of strength and areas for growth.
  4. ACTIVATE YOUR LEADERSHIP
    Everyone will kick off an interactive planning session in which they determine their leadership path for the future.
  5. FINAL REMARKS
    Q&A and summary of the leadership training
Great for...
  • Millennial staff and staff members considering changes to their current work/career trajectory.
  • Future performance review planning, as team members will have been actively thinking about their work, their career trajectory, and professional development.
You'll need to provide
  • Screen, projector
  • Pen/pencils and papers for participants
Speaker will provide
  • Laptop
  • Handouts
Reviews
  • Marcos Popovich

    Program Officer, Nellie Mae Education Foundation

    February 2018

    Tammy is the best mentor one can have...She provides Fellows with a thoughtful and meaningful experience that helps them grow as professionals, prepares them for career transitions, builds their professional network, and positions them for successful careers.

  • Marie-Frances Rivera

    Deputy Director, MA Policy and Budget

    February 2018

    Tammy's leadership as Director of the Proteus Fund Diversity Fellowship provided me with a deep and thorough understanding of the philanthropic sector. And, even more importantly, Tammy's adherence to excellence gave me a model of what true visionary leadership in the workplace is all about.

  • Reverend June Cooper

    Executive Director, City Mission Boston

    January 2018

    Tammy Dowley-Blackman is a wise and seasoned consultant who has worked with City Mission for over eight years. She has helped our organization successfully reach many of its strategic goals. She moved our Board of Directors to action enabling us to accomplish our goals.

  • Bing Broderick

    Executive Director, Haley House

    October 2017

    [Tammy] was able to help us take on our various areas of focus and work with our stakeholders to assemble a worktable strategy to plan for the future.

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