Leadership Today: Building Your Path
This session will demonstrate real paths to leadership to inspire leaders at every level. Attendees will hear the paths and leadership stories through a panel discussion of successful, prominent leaders in the civil engineering profession. Learn what it takes to become an ethical leader in today’s world and what leadership traits to develop to succeed. Speakers will also share their ideas on mentoring and values in order to foster leadership in others. This session will also provide participants of all career levels advice on how to build their positive reputation and brand within the workplace to become the well-known, well-liked, and go-to employee in any organization. Participants will learn about strategies and habits geared towards differentiating themselves to achieve career growth and recognition. A question and answer session with the panelists will follow their presentations.
- Recognize the difference between leadership and management
- Recognize the importance of identifying and acting in accordance with your values and leading by example with high ethical standards
- Discover practices and habits to grow your career and increase brand recognition
- Identify next steps for developing further as leaders