WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The National Association of Broadcasters Education Foundation (NABEF) announced today the return of the Leadership Development Program. The program will be held October 25-28, 2012 at NAB Headquarters in Washington, D.C. The program targets broadcast professionals with three to seven years experience considered to be rising stars in their field.
Attendees will participate in constructive peer and professional assessments. Session topics include navigating corporate culture, leveraging talents and work style, leading others for optimal performance and team-building.
"Participants learn how to navigate challenges in the broadcast industry, approach new responsibilities and effectively lead others," said NABEF President Marcellus Alexander. "NABEF is pleased to present this opportunity to broadcasters in the early stages of their careers."
The Leadership Development Program is part of NABEF's career continuum to provide quality education for broadcasters at every career level. The foundation also continues to focus on increased diversity in broadcasting and celebrates broadcasters' community service efforts at the annual Service to America awards.
NABEF is providing five fellowships for women and people of color to attend this program. For those interested in an NABEF Fellowship, please apply online. General applications are still being accepted; however space is limited. The program costs $1,700 with hotel or $1,000 without.
The NAB Education Foundation is a non-profit organization dedicated to reinforcing the future of broadcasting through a commitment to education and to advancing excellence in the diversity and community service efforts of our industry.Learn more at www.nabef.org.
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