Leadership Academy

ONL - MA, RI, NH, CT Leadership Academy 
Waltham Woods Conference Center, Waltham, MA

The ONL - MA, RI, NH, CT Leadership Academy is a two month, multifaceted, executive-style program, form on the foundation of the ONL Leadership Development Model.  It's purpose is to develop and continuously expand the knowledge, practice and character of nursing leadership for the benefit of patients and nurses across the continuum and throughout the state and affiliated regions.

Participants:  25 per program; teams of four or more from an institution suggested

Cost of Program:  $1,749 for ONL members
                                $1,999 for non-ONL members (includes a one year ONL membership)

Applications are now available for the Fall 2017 sessions.  To access the application, please click here.

The dates for the Fall 2017 program are:

Module 1 - Friday, September 22, 2017
Module 2 - Friday, October 6, 2017
Module 3 - Friday, October 20, 2017
Module 4 - Thursday, November 9 & Friday, November 10, 2017

The program includes four distinct Modules, during a two month period.

Module 1 - The Self

The participants will identify intrinsic characteristics, including personality type and traits, and begin to develop competencies to successfully apply these aspects to balance the dimensions of management and leadership.


The participants will be able to assess and identify organizational priorities and will develop a plan to support implementation of a leadership project within their own organization.

Module 3 - The Leader:  People

The participants will focus on leadership theory to help understand/assess their own leadership approach and its appropriate use based on the situation.  With the help of a coach, the participants will develop a plan for goal setting and goal achievement.

Module 4 - Return Leadership Days (Nov. 9-10, 2017)

The participants will present the planning, status of implementation, and analysis and evaluation of their leadership project. Professional networking is a valued component of the Leadership Academy and in response to participant feedback we are including, for the first time this Fall, a networking and celebratory dinner on Nov. 9th. For Leadership Academy participants, the cost of the dinner and a hotel room on November 9th is included in the program pricing.



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