Center for Management Development

W. Frank Barton School of Business - Wichita State University

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Developing and fine tuning your leadership abilities is essential as you continue to build your influence and success at work. The CMD Leadership Certificate helps you develop the skills and the educational foundation you’re looking for to lead, motivate, and succeed in the workplace.

This program gives you the opportunity to learn proven leadership practices needed to be a strong leader, build cohesive teams, and develop excellence in others. Invest in tomorrow by preparing today.

To complete the Leadership Certificate, you must take


9 classes total

  »  4 from the Required list 

 »  5 from the Elective list

Required Seminars -  
Complete four seminars on this list of required seminars:

Assertive Leadership Techniques
    May 14 2015    

Essential Skills for Effective Leaders
February  25 & 26, 2015
     On-line Session

Influencing without Authority
    October 30, 2014

Leadership & Communication Skills for Women
March 10, 2015

Leading Teams to High Performance
    March 17, 2015

Understanding Human Behavior
    November 20, 2014

Elective Seminars - Complete five seminars on this list of elective seminars:

Business Modeling & Data Analysis: Using Data to Make Better Decisions
    November 13 & 14, 2014    

Emotional Intelligence
    November 11, 2014

How to Improve Productivity through Better Communication Skills
    April 14, 2015

Managing & Improving Customer Service Skills
    June 26, 2014

Managing Generations in the Workplace
    May 13, 2015

Powerful Business Writing Skills
    February 10, 2015                 

Strategic Negotiations: Crucial Skills for High Stake Agreements
    On-line Session