Women in Leadership 2019

May 22, May 23, June 12 and June 13

Black Hills State University-Rapid City, Room 112


Registration for the 2019 course is CLOSED.

Day One: Wednesday, May 22, 2019

 

8:45 AM Registration/Sign-in

9:00 AM Welcome & Introductions
Michelle Kane, Director, SD CEO

9:30 AM Walk the Talk: Communicate Like a Leader
Dr. Helen Usera, Owner, Aspiring Business Consulting

10:45 AM Break

11:00 AM Save Me: Myths and Benefits of Budgeting
Laura Prosser, Assistant Professor of Accounting, BHSU School of Business

12:00 PM Lunch & Networking (Room 120)

12:45 PM Project Management
Dr. Rachel Headley, Senior Partner, The Rose Group, Int’l

2:15 PM Break

2:30 PM Projects, Plan and Purpose
Michelle Kane, Director, SD CEO

3:00 PM Speed Networking & Social (Room 120)
Andrea Bakeberg, Assistant Director, SD CEO
Social Sponsors: Ketel Thorstenson, LLP; Little Nest Preschool; Rose Group, Int’l

4:15 PM Next Steps/Closing
Michelle Kane, Director, SD CEO

Day Two: Thursday, May 23, 2019


8:45 AM Registration/Sign-in

9:00 AM It Takes a Village Part I: The Power of Mentorship
Leah Braun, Senior Partner, Nsight Partners

9:30 AM Get Stuff Done! Productivity & Time Management
Leah Braun, Senior Partner, Nsight Partners

10:30 AM Break

11:00 AM Put it in Writing: Benefits of Journaling, Blogging, and Facebook
Jessica Castleberry, Owner, Little Nest Preschool; 2015 Women in Leadership Alumnus

12:00 PM Lunch & Networking (Room 120)

12:45 PM Squalls and Gales: Weathering Change
Dr. Bobbi Looney, Assistant Professor of Management, BHSU School of Business

1:45 PM Let’s Talk People: Personalities and Communication 
Meg Manke, Chief Operating Officer, The Rose Group, Int’l

2:45 PM Break

3:00 PM YouTube: Guidelines for Preparing Your 60 Second Video 
Michelle Kane, Director, SD CEO

3:15 PM World Café
Dr. Helen Usera, Owner, Aspiring Business Consulting

4:15 PM Next Steps/Closing
Michelle Kane, Director, SD CEO

Day Three: Wednesday, June 12, 2019


8:45 AM Registration/Sign-in

9:00 AM Recognizing Abilities in Everyone
Catherine Greseth, Director, Workforce Diversity Network of the Black Hills; 2016 Women in Leadership Alumnus

9:45 AM Leading Beyond Your Organization
Dana Boke, Mayor, City of Spearfish

10:30 AM Break

10:45 AM Resolving Conflict with Confidence
Kim Huber, Human Resources Manager, Coeur Wharf

12:00 PM Lunch & Networking (Room 120)

12:45 PM Interactive Team Building: Putting the Fun Back into Work
Lorie Vega, Deputy Director, Force Support Squadron, Ellsworth AFB

2:15 PM Break

2:30 PM The Emotional Edge to Emotional Intelligence: Finding Your Emotional Quotient
Dr. Priscilla Romkema, President, Regional Health Foundation

3:30 PM Next Steps/Closing
Michelle Kane, Director, SD CEO

3:45 PM YouTube Recording (Option 1) – Room 217 
*Attendees to sign up for a 5-minute time slot

Day Four: Thursday, June 13, 2019


8:45 AM Registration/Sign-in

9:00 AM Personal Branding
Stephanie Dowling, Community Affairs, Black Hills Energy

9:45 AM Break

10:00 AM Street Smarts
Ann McKay Thompson, SD Hall of Fame Inductee

12:00 PM Lunch & Networking (Room 120)

1:00 PM Small Group Activity: Presentation of Projects
Michelle Kane, Director, SD CEO

2:00 PM It Takes a Village Part II: Be a Mentor
Leah Braun, Senior Partner, Nsight Partners

3:00 PM Break

3:15 PM Put it in Writing: Recap/Follow-up
Jessica Castleberry, Owner, Little Nest Preschool; 2015 Women in Leadership Alumnus

3:30 PM Women Empowering Women 
Michelle Kane, Director, SD CEO

4:00 PM Next Steps/Closing 
Michelle Kane, Director, SD CEO 

YouTube Video Taping: Friday, June 14, 2019

12:00 - 2:00 PM YouTube Recordings (Option 2) – Room 217
*Attendees to sign up for a 5-minute time slot

Final Session: Friday, October 18, 2019

 

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM SD CEO Women’s Business Conference at The Lodge at Deadwood

The graduation ceremony for "Women in Leadership: Focusing on the Future" will take place during the SD CEO Women's Business Conference.

Your registration for the "Women in Leadership: Focusing on the Future" course includes a complimentary registration to the "SD CEO Women's Business Conference" ($134 value).

Women in Leadership: Focusing on the Future

All sessions will be held at Black Hills State University - Rapid City (4300 Cheyenne Boulevard, Rapid City, SD) in room 105. Registration is limited to the first 36 people.

Fee: $299

Email Andrea.Bakeberg@BHSU.edu if you would like to apply for a partial scholarship.