|Ascend's series of Professional development programs address issues and skills that fall beyond those studied in the typical academic world.|
Past programs include
- The Power of Persuasion
- "Kiss, Bow, or Shake Hands"
- "Recession Proofing" Your Career
- The Art of Relationship Building
Such programs allow members and attendees to learn from the collective experience of senior executives, panelists, and industry experts, among whom many are Ascend mentors. They are designed to allow attendees to understand a number of issues, including but not limited to:
These programs supplement and complement our existing LEAD Series of programs.
- Personal branding
- The impact of cross-cultural gestures and behavior
- How to survive and thrive in your career
- The importance of strong connections across industry and function
To view our upcoming events, go to Ascend's Calendar and select "Type: Professional Development/Signature Series" from the drop down.