What is AWE Accelerator?

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.


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Program Details

  • Two, locally-based, 2 day offsite sessions conducted across 4 months
  • Cohorts of 30-60 participants, with cross-functional and cross-industry representation
  • Monthly newsletters
  • Access to unique online platform
  • Net Promoter Score of 88

Who Should Participate?

Manager to Senior Director-level women


Locations and Dates

New York:
Session I: October 3 - 4, 2018
Session II: January 15 - 16, 2019

San Francisco:
Session I: November 5 - 6, 2018
Session II: February 6 - 7, 2019

course Curriculum

Session I, Day 1:
Time: 9:00am 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: 9:00am-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: 9:00am-6:00pm Dinner
Title: I am an effective communicator.
Learn the art of storytelling, presenting solutions, and public speaking.

Session II, Day 2:
Time: 9:00am-2:30pm
Title: I have strong executive presence.
Learn about and assess your own level of executive presence, practice decision-making skills and build overall confidence levels.

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