Leadership, Management, Workplace Skills

At a glance

What: High-quality conferences, professional certificates, and classes designed to help executives, supervisors, managers, and team members accomplish remarkable results in today’s challenging work world

Who: Taught by UW-Madison staff and leading specialists and consultants in leadership, management, and workplace skills

Certification: Programs meet multiple professional requirements and standards for continuing education

Questions? Contact program director Robbi Dreifuerst at robbi.dreifuerst@wisc.edu or 608-262-3830

Fall/Winter 2016 Leadership Brochure»

Upcoming leadership/management programs
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Tue-Wed, Sep 27-28, 8:30am-4:30pm  •  $325 | Includes lunch
T, Oct 4, 8:30am-3:30pm  •  $150 through Sep 17, $165 after
Wed, Oct 12, 8:30am-3:15pm  •  $150
Thu-Fri, Oct 13-14, 8:30am-4:30pm  •  $525 through Sept 30, $595 after
Thu, Oct 13, 8:30am-3:15pm  •  $150
Tue, Oct 25, 8:30am-4:30pm  •  $165 | Includes lunch
Tue, Oct 25, 8:30am-3:15pm  •  $150
Wed, Oct 26, 8:30am-3:15pm  •  $150
Thu, Oct 27, 8:30am-4:30pm  •  $190 | Includes lunch
Five sessions: Tue-Thu, Nov 1- 3; Wed-Thu, Nov 16-17, 8:30am-3:15pm  •  $695
Th, Nov 3, 8:30am-4:30pm  •  $165 | Includes lunch
Thu & Fri, Nov 3-4 & 17-18  •  $525 through Oct 14, $585 after
Thu-Fri, Nov 10-11, 8:30am-4:30pm  •  $525 through Oct 28, $595 after
Tue-Wed, Nov 15-16, 8:30am-4:30pm  •  $325 | Includes lunch
Tue-Wed, Dec 6-7, 8:30am-4:30pm  •  $325 | Includes lunch
Wed-Thu, Dec 7-8, 8:30am-3:15pm  •  $285
Five sessions: Wed-Fri, Feb 8-10; Wed-Thu, Feb 22-23, 8:30am-3:15pm  •  $695
Thu-Fri, Feb 9-10, 8:30am-4:30pm  •  $525 through Jan 27, $595 after
Thu-Fri, Mar 9-10, 8:30am-4:30pm  •  $525 through Feb 24, $595 after
Fri, Mar 10, 8:30am-4:30pm  •  $255 through Mar 3, $295 after
Thu-Fri, Apr 13-14, 8:30am-4:30pm  •  $525 through Mar 31, $595 after
Special programs
Customized programs to develop the skills of your leaders and managers. Tailored to your specific needs and available at your workplace or on campus.
Experienced presenters provide you with various perspectives on statutory and case law, as well as procedures in the state's juvenile court system.
A nationally accredited management development program for public sector supervisors and managers.
Designed to meet the skill and development needs of HR professionals from early career to advanced subject matter experts.
This conference will dive deeper into leadership and give you useful tools. Choose from a dozen breakout sessions.
Community of practice giving business leaders the tools they need to achieve remarkable results with even the most complex projects.
This program teaches the philosophy and practice of servant leadership, which is a particular leadership approach that begins with the desire to serve.
Learn how to make relationships matter at work, home, and in the community through these engaging programs.
“Facilitating by heart” implies that one has all the tools and skills necessary to facilitate with comfort and proficiency from memory, or "by heart." 
Comprehensive in-depth training, plus practical skills needed to successfully mediate divorce, child custody, and other family issues.