Exceptional leadership is essential for today’s water and wastewater utilities to thrive. In support of water and wastewater utilities nationwide — both public and private — the National Association of Clean Water Agencies (NACWA), the Association of Metropolitan Water Agencies (AMWA), the American Water Works Association (AWWA), the Water Environment Federation (WEF), the National Association of Water Companies (NAWC) and the American Public Works Association (APWA) have joined together to advance the Water & Wastewater Leadership Center.
Water & Wastewater Leadership Center March 9 - 21, 2014
2014 SESSION APPLICATION Deadline is October 25, 2013 Executive Education at the Kenan-Flagler Business School University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Learn more about the application process here: http://www.apwa.net/DR/index.asp?ID=1709
CURRICULUM FOCUSES ON IMPORTANT LEADERSHIP ISSUES SUCH AS:
- Business Culture and Industry Analysis
- Megatrends, business environment and leadership challenges
- Potential futures for the water and wastewater industry
- External challenges to public utilities and the industry • Leadership and Personal Assessments • Speaking the Language of Leadership - Effective Communications • Service Quality • Crisis Management • Leveraging Technology • Leading Change • Developing Negotiation Skills • Finance Fundamentals and Innovative Investment Strategies • The Human Side of Human Resources – Organizational Issues • Empowerment and Strategic Leadership • Power and Influence