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The Lead Others courses offer managers the knowledge, skills, and practical tools they need to engage and develop their teams to deliver breakthrough results.

Manager Foundations is for all managers new to a management role at Northwestern in the past two years, with preference given to those with at least two direct reports.  All other courses are open to any manager.

Manager Foundations

A new, interactive, and experiential program, created in partnership with schools and units across campus, Manager Foundations is designed to develop skilled, confident and connected leaders to support Northwestern’s mission and culture. This program is 5.5 days over 5-6 weeks, and covers topics such as:

Running October-November 2019, February-March 2020, and July 2020. 

Additional workshops include:

View our curated playlists for on-demand learning for Managers