Emerging Leaders Forum

WHAT IS THE EMERGING LEADERS FORUM?

The ABA’s Emerging Leaders Forum (LDF)  is a five-month management education program designed for participants on a leadership trajectory at their company.  The program is limited to 30 students.  It will be launching in April 2018. The five-month, in-depth course focuses on leadership skills, communication skills and public speaking.

 

PURPOSE OF THE PROGRAM:

Develop construction professionals into informed, knowledgeable and active members of the industry while preparing them for future leadership roles within their companies, the industry and the Arizona Builders Alliance (ABA).

 

CLASS TOPICS:

  •      Leadership Skills
  •      Emotional Intelligence
  •      Written Communication Skills
  •      Oral Communication Skills
  •      Presentation Skills
  •      Project Financials
  •      Team Building
  •      Confidence Building
  •      Business Etiquette

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  •      Qualified candidates should be on an upward trajectory within their companies
  •      Applicants should be in positions of increasing responsibility
  •      Applicants must be nominated by their company’s C-Level Management

 

SELECTIONS:

  •      Limited to 30 qualified registrants
  •      Maximum one candidate per firm, unless applicants are located in two different regions
  •      Non-ABA members may be approved dependent upon space

 

Registration for the 2018 Emerging Leaders Forum will begin in January 2018.