AWE Accelerator Overview

AWE Accelerator is a professional development course for middle management women to improve their executive presence, to articulate their career path and aspirations, and to accelerate their careers. It is a comprehensive program that has identified key behavioral skill gaps that create obstacles for career advancement. During the highly interactive sessions, participants will gain access to best practices, tools, and templates, in addition to a network of like-minded peers.

AWE Accelerator participants represent the next generation of leaders in the workplace and we are in AWE of them.

Program Details:

  • Two, locally-based, 2 day offsite sessions conducted across 6 months

  • Cohorts of 50 participants, with cross-functional and cross-industry representation

  • Monthly newsletters

  • Access to participant directory

Who should participate?

  • Manager to Senior Director-level women

Cost: $5000


LOCATIONS AND DATES

Silicon Valley:
Session I: March 13 - 14, 2018
Session II: May 22 - 23, 2018

New York:
Session I: April 24 - 25, 2018
Session II: June 12 - 13, 2018


COURSE CURRICULUM

Session I, Day 1:
Time: 8:30am to 6:00pm Dinner
Title: I am a leader.
Outline your career path (past, present and future), assess your current value proposition, and create a professional brand statement and elevator pitch.

Session I, Day 2:
Time: 8:30am-2:30pm
Title: I am well networked.
Create a network map, learn about how to leverage existing relationships, and expand professional connections.

Session II, Day 1: 
Time: 8:30am-6:00pm Dinner
Title: I have strong executive presence.
Learn about executive presence, assess your own level of executive presence, and practice decision-making skills.

Session II, Day 2:
Time: 8:30am-2:30pm
Title: I am an effective communicator.
Learn how to be a strong and effective communicator through the art of asking questions, presenting solutions, and public speaking.