APA Leadership TrainingName: APA Leadership TrainingDate: September 14, 2018Time: 11:30 AM - 5:00 PM CDTRegistration: Sorry, public registration for this event has been closed.Event Description:
Leadership Education for Asian Pacifics (LEAP) is a national non-profit organization that develops Asian Pacific American (APA) leaders to fully take on leadership roles in corporate America and non-profits. GAACC is proud to host LEAP President & CEO Linda Akutagawa in Austin. There is a small charge to attend these sessions but we are subsidizing most of the cost.
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM On Being APA
Afternoon Training Session
1:30 PM - 4:30 PM Career Success Skills for APAs
4:30 PM - 7:00 PM Networking
The lunch talk is a comprehensive primer on APAs; who we are, what is our history in the United States, what are the issues facing our communities, how we are perceived and misperceived by others, and how our cultural traits influence our behaviors.
The afternoon workshop deals with how APAs can achieve success in corporate America. Participants will discover ways to help build their image at work, develop good relations with the boss, acquire power, gain recognition, promote oneself and proactively manage their career.
Registration closes September 12