LEAD Bourbon County Program
What is Lead Bourbon County?A program designed to develop and engage the leadership skills of potential and current leaders through exposing participants to diverse aspects of our local community. The program includes 9-sessions that run from September to May. Sessions are the second Thursday of the month (8am to 4:30pm) and held at various locations throughout Bourbon County, with Mercy Hospital as the main site.
Program Tuition and Session Dates for 2017-18
The tuition is $325 plus a $50 materials fee; fee includes all meals.
Registration forms & tuition due to the Chamber of Commerce by August 18, 2017 231 E. Wall Street Fort Scott, Kansas 66701
*Checks should be made payable to the Fort Scott Area Chamber of Commerce.
Session 1 Thursday September 14 8:00 am – 4:30 pm*
Diagnose the Situation: Adaptive vs. Technical - Understand the Process Challenges
Session 2 Thursday October 12 8:00 am – 4:30 pm*
Diagnose the Situation: Explore & Test Multiple Interpretations
Session 3 Thursday November 9 8:00 am – 4:30 pm*
Manage Self: Know Your Strengths, Vulnerabilities and Triggers
Session 4 Thursday December 14 8:00 am – 4:30 pm*
Manage Self: Get Used to Uncertainty and Conflict - Experiment Beyond Your Comfort Zone
Session 5 Thursday January 11 8:00 am – 4:30 pm*
Energize Others: Engage Unusual Voices - Work Across Factions
Session 6 Thursday February 8 8:00 am – 4:30 pm*
Energize Others: Create a Trustworthy Process
Session 7 Thursday March 8 8:00 am – 4:30 pm*
Intervene Skillfully: Raise the Heat - Make Conscious Choices
Session 8 Thursday April 12 8:00 am – 4:30 pm*
Intervene Skillfully: Hold to Purpose
Session 9 Thursday May 10 8:00 am – 4:30 pm*
Wrap up and Graduation - What's Next?
A graduation celebration will follow the last session.
*Includes attendance at Chamber Coffee