Executive Master of Leadership Blog

Erica Arias - The Future for Latina Leaders

[fa icon="calendar'] Oct 6, 2021 12:30:56 PM / by Anne Marie posted in Innovative Leadership, leadership, Leadership Development, Leadership Styles, Leadership Skills, Communication, Gratitude, Empathy

This month, for National Hispanic Heritage Month, I was honored to speak with Erica Arias (EML Cohort 14) about leadership, business strategy, empowering others, and paving the future for Latina business women.

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Paul Danczyk - Understanding Self Through Others

[fa icon="calendar'] Oct 1, 2021 4:17:11 PM / by Hailey Sole posted in Innovative Leadership, leadership, Leadership Development, Leadership Styles, Leadership Skills, Communication, Entrepreneurship

In this interview, Dr. Paul Danczyk shares some of his key insights on how one can evaluate their own leadership impacts with a 360º perspective as well as what it means to give and receive constructive feedback.

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Glenn Fox - The Art of Gratitude

[fa icon="calendar'] Sep 1, 2021 1:50:00 PM / by Anne Marie posted in Innovative Leadership, leadership, Leadership Development, Leadership Styles, Leadership Skills, Communication, Gratitude, Entrepreneurship, Empathy

I enjoyed an enlightening conversation with Dr. Glenn Fox about gratitude. In this post, Dr. Fox expands upon his research from the USC Lloyd Greif Center for Entrepreneurial Studies regarding gratitude for business leaders, in particular, ways they can become more successful through incorporating his practices.

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The Professional Development Plan (PDP)

[fa icon="calendar'] May 13, 2021 8:59:52 AM / by Anne Marie posted in Innovation, leadership, Leadership Development, Leadership Styles, Leadership Journey, Leadership Skills, Communication, Professional Development Plan, SWOT

One of the most valuable activities we’ve completed so far in EML is the Professional Development Plan (PDP). This spring, on a Saturday morning, we gathered as a cohort to talk through just what a PDP is and how to get started. Several members asked: How will I apply this to my leadership path? and How can a PDP help at this stage in my career? As a leadership coach, having found that writing goals makes them infinitely more attainable, I was intrigued.

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Jimmy Dutra - My Political Leadership Journey

[fa icon="calendar'] Apr 12, 2021 8:44:05 AM / by Clarissa Kusel posted in Transformation, Inclusiveness, governance, Leadership Development, Leadership Styles, Leadership Journey, Leadership Skills, Political Leadership, Mission Driven, Purpose Leadership

Mayor Jimmy Dutra shares his political leadership journey that led him to become the first openly gay mayor for the City of Watsonville, California.

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