Sunday, April 29

1:15-5 p.m. CT (First-Year Students)

  • Seven Characteristics of Leadership and Meyers Briggs Interpretation
  • The Coach Approach to Managing within Human Services
  • Action-Based Learning

6 p.m. CT (All Students) Dinner

Monday, April 30

8 a.m.-Noon

  • Welcome and Introductions
  • Alliance CEO Address
  • Gender Impact on Leadership

1:15-5 p.m.

  • Nonprofit Governance: The Looming Crisis
  • Change the Culture to Change the Outcomes
  • Table Talk: What I Learned Today

6:30-8:30 p.m. Presentations of Projects by Second-Year Students

Tuesday, May 1

9-10 a.m. Menlo Innovations: A Culture Focused on Joy

10:20-1 p.m. Open Book Management at Zingerman’s

1:15-2:15 p.m. Tour of University of Michigan Football Stadium

3-4:30 p.m. Quicken Loans Tour of Detroit

6 p.m. Networking Dinner (Dutch Treat)

Wednesday, May 2

8:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m.

  • Table Talk: What I Learned Yesterday
  • Lessons Learned in Managing Leadership Transitions During Three Careers over 50 Years
  • Starting an Effective Social Enterprise

1:30-4 p.m. Innovation and the Social Sector World

6-8 p.m. A Leadership View from the Helm

Thursday, May 3

8:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m.

  • Table Talk: What I Learned Yesterday
  • Finding Productivity and Focus in a Hyper-Interrupted E-Distracted World
  • Building Capacity in a World of Relentless Demand
  • Introduction to Social Style®

1:15-4:30 p.m.

  • A Leader’s Role in Developing a Culture of Equity
  • Leadership in Policy and Advocacy for the Sector

6 p.m. Graduation

Friday, May 4

9-11: 30 a.m.

  • Connecting the Dots: Strengths-Based Leadership in Action

  • First-Year Students: Review Project Requirements
  • Second-Year Students: Discuss Future Leadership Development