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2017 Emerging Leaders Network- #2/ Navigating a Room


2nd course in Emerging Leaders Network Series

We have developed a 6-month program that will provide you with exposure to local leaders to develop business relationships, gain leadership skills and earn up to 28 hours of CPE professional development credit!

This opportunity is open to CPAs, Attorney’s, and Financial Professionals who are eager to participate in peer to peer learning with a diverse group of like-minded individuals and are highly motivated to reach the next level of their career.

This program will give you the tools and relationships to meet these goals.The unique benefit of this program is the ability to network and form relationships with members for all 3 industries.  In order to have a diverse group, our goal is to balance the mix of participants each year.  Below is the schedule of classes by date:


·         Navigating a Room – July 20, 2017 – 1 – 4:30 pm (4 hrs CPE – Networking at Conclusion)

Many professionals feel uneasy walking into a room full of strangers. Developing a solid network is a skill that is critical to career success. However, networking can be a struggle for even the most experienced professionals. During this session, attendees will have the opportunity to learn the role attitude plays in networking, discover ways to prepare for networking events, practice techniques to strike up conversations, and learn tips to remember names and break in and out of conversations.


·         APRIL 2018 – Award Certificate Reception

Recognition for your accomplishment as the first Emerging Leaders Network!



Build a strong network of highly qualified professionals within RI.

Enhanced leadership effectiveness for high potentials.

Collaborate with peers in class discussions.

28 CPE credits for personal development skills.


This program will give you the tools and relationships to provide you with exposure to local leaders to develop business relationships and gain leadership skills.

Designed For:


Mid-level leaders with a desire to advance their careers by taking on additional responsibilities and key projects while seeking to build relationships within the RI business community.



Nominations will be accepted from April 1 through May 12. Notifications will be sent by May 17, 2017. Kick-off to the series is June 8! 


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