July 28, 2017

Links Recommended by S-LS

Bob Schoultz’s Corner

Student-Leader Seminar faculty member, Bob Schoultz, has his own blog where he shares his thoughts on random subjects from movies and books to philosophy and education.

Travis Manion Foundation – Character Does Matter Program

The “Character Does Matter” leadership program (CDM) was created in the spirit of 1st LT Travis Manion, USMC, and the thousands of other young men and women who courageously gave their all for our tomorrow. It is designed to challenge young men and women to look for the moments in their lives where they can do good – to recognize both big and small decisions as opportunities to stand up for others, defend what’s right, and help those around; to encourage each and every person to ask themselves “IF NOT ME, THEN WHO…”

Wounded Warriors Project

To foster the most successful, well-adjusted generation of wounded service members in our nation’s history.

  • To raise awareness and enlist the public’s aid for the needs of injured service members.
  • To help injured service members aid and assist each other.
  • To provide unique, direct programs and services to meet the needs of injured service members

NextGen Leaders

The fastest growing segment of the workforce is Gen Y. They are 18-29, and have a new way of looking at work. They  use technology ubiquitously. They want purpose, balance, and the ability to make a difference. They are eager, restless and extremely capable.  Use NextGen Leaders as your express site to learn about leadership and transformation.

OMNA International

Our world is changing rapidly.  The rate of change is increasing exponentially.  Are you prepared to lead your organization through the challenges you will face in the near future?  Is your organization agile enough to thrive in high-tempo operations as a complex-adaptive system?  Are you effectively passing on generations of leadership experience to better prepare those entrusted to your care?  OMNA International provides support services for leaders with vision and good moral character.

Heroic Leadership

Bringing the Strength and Wisdom of the Warrior Cultures to your Organization.  The Heroic Leadership System is based on the timeless principles of the ancient warrior sages and is unique among leadership systems. The system goes beyond theory. It is a high performance leadership training for the development of maximum effectiveness.

The Advanced Executive Coaching Program

The demand for executive coaches is growing. How can you take advantage of the opportunities in the marketplace and make yourself more marketable? The University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business offers a new certificate program in Advanced Executive Coaching. This first-of-a kind program was developed by Smith school faculty, additional highly respected academics, and experienced executive coaches. The program is designed for coaches who want to take their executive coaching to the next level and are seeking a competitive advantage in the marketplace. “Coaching 21st Century Leaders: The Advanced Executive Coaching Program” will connect you with a network of leading experts in leadership development and executive coaching, introduce you to new methodologies, and provide opportunities to help you sharpen your coaching skills. This Advanced Executive Coaching Program has received the endorsement of the International Coach Federation (ICF) for 80 Continuing Coaching Education Units (CCEU).

Center for Creative Leadership (CCL)

The Center for Creative Leadership (CCL®) offers what no one else can: an exclusive focus on leadership education and research and unparalleled expertise in solving the leadership challenges of individuals and organizations everywhere. We equip clients around the world with the skills and insight to achieve more than they thought possible through creative leadership.

Stockdale Center for Ethical Leadership

Authorized by the Secretary of the Navy in 1998, the Center for the Study of Professional Military Ethics (CSPME) undertook an ambitious mission – to promote and enhance the ethical development of current and future military leaders. In February 2006, the Superintendent of the Naval Academy directed the expansion of the Center, and the Center was renamed the Vice Admiral James B. Stockdale Center for Ethical Leadership.

International Leadership Association

The International Leadership Association (ILA) is the global network for all those who practice, study, and teach leadership.  The ILA promotes a deeper understanding of leadership knowledge and practices for the greater good of individuals and communities worldwide.  The principal means by which our mission is accomplished is through the synergy that occurs by bringing together public and private sector leaders, scholars, educators and consultants from many disciplines and many nations.

Positive Psychology Center

Positive Psychology is the scientific study of the strengths and virtues that enable individuals and communities to thrive. The Positive Psychology Center promotes research, training, education, and the dissemination of Positive Psychology. This field is founded on the belief that people want to lead meaningful and fulfilling lives, to cultivate what is best within themselves, and to enhance their experiences of love, work, and play.