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League Leadership Institute

League Leadership Institute

The League’s Leadership Institute is designed to help emerging and mid-level managers build their leadership skills to more effectively prepare for succession planning and promotion.

This virtual school is being offered during a six-month period with two half-day sessions each month during the same week for a total of 11 online sessions. Students are encouraged to partner with their supervisor to tailor the action plan to fit their professional growth plan.

The program is offered on an annual basis. Students who complete the program earn the certification of Certified Wisconsin Credit Union Leader (CWCUL) and 4.2 total continuing education units (CEUs) from the University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee School of Continuing Education.

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The Program Includes:

  • A total of 11 interactive, online sessions taught by leaders in their field with years of expertise putting theory into practice in the real world
  • Top 5 CliftonStengths assessment included in registration fee  
  • The book Crucial Conversations: Tools for When the Stakes are High by Kerry Patterson, Joseph Grenny, Ron McMillan & Al Switzler
  • A personalized action plan following each module that includes 1-2 measurable items to be practiced on the job
  • Small class size limited to 20 students

2023 League Leadership Institute: 

Module 1: Leadership & Emotional Intelligence
January 31 &  February 2  | 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Module 2: Employee Engagement & Coaching
March 7 & 9 | 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Module 3: Creating & Leading Accountable Teams
April 25 & 27 | 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Module 4: Critical Thinking & Problem Solving
May 2 & 4 | 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Module 5: Having Crucial Conversations + CliftonStengths 
June 6 & 8 | 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Capstone: High Level Leadership at Work & Beyond 
July 13 | 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Download the brochure or contact League VP of Professional Development, Jennifer Esser for more details.

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Thank You to our 2023 Sponsors


Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago


"I thoroughly enjoyed this program and learned many practical skills that I will be able to apply
right away on the job. This coursework really helped me develop into a better leader."

- Bonnie Rosenmeier, VP of Marketing & Member Service
Dane County Credit Union

"This program has opened my eyes to teaching, managing, and understanding
leadership skills in another way."

- Jason Golembiewski, Operations Manager
Enterprise Credit Union


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