WASHINGTON, D.C. -- NABEF opens registration for the foundation's new Leadership Development Program. The program will be held November 13-16, 2011 at NAB Headquarters in Washington, D.C. and targets broadcast professionals with three to seven years experience in the 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.
"This new initiative is the only one of its kind for broadcasters in the early stages of their careers, said NABEF President Marcellus Alexander. "It will provide attendees with the tools they need to navigate the industry's challenges, take on new levels of responsibility and effectively lead others."
The Leadership Development Program is part of NABEF's objective to provide continuing education for broadcasters at every career level. The foundation also continues to focus on increased diversity in broadcasting and celebrates broadcasters' community service efforts.
NABEF is providing five fellowships for women and people of color to attend this program. For those interested in applying for a NABEF Fellowship, applications must be received by October 17. There is no registration deadline for general applications; however space is limited.
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.
The National Association of Broadcasters is the premier advocacy association for America's broadcasters. NAB advances radio and television interests in legislative, regulatory and public affairs. Through advocacy, education and innovation, NAB enables broadcasters to best serve their communities, strengthen their businesses and seize new opportunities in the digital age. Learn more at www.nab.org.