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.
- 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
Session I: October 3 - 4, 2018
Session II: January 15 - 16, 2019
Session I: November 5 - 6, 2018
Session II: February 6 - 7, 2019
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:
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:
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.