AAJA members have a chance to attend a special combination of the ELP Introductory Session and the National Convention in August in New York, all for $1,000.
The Executive Leadership Program Introductory Session will run from Tuesday, Aug. 20 through Thursday, August 22. The convention runs from Wednesday, August 21 through Saturday, August 24.
Get the power of ELP’s and the convention’s training and networking with this special opportunity, apply today!
ELP holds the key to advancing in the media industry.
Are you a mid-career journalist wondering how to make the right professional move? Are you wondering how to break into management? ELP is for you!
The Executive Leadership Program’s (ELP) Introductory Session is a program available exclusively to AAJA members. It is designed to help Asian American and Pacific Islander journalists develop the skills required to become newsroom leaders and executives. This three-day program will help you gain clarity on your career goals, recognize your strengths, identify needed improvement areas and arm you with the skills to bring those goals to life.
Tuesday, August 20 through Thursday, August 22
Hilton New York, 1335 Avenue of the Americas, New York
• Setting goals and making career choices
• Understanding cultural values
• Defining success
• Negotiating successfully
• Dealing with pressure
• Conquering your excuses
• Developing self-management
• Gaining effective leadership strategies
Eligibility: AAJA members with at least five years of professional journalism or the media industry experience are encouraged to submit an application to the 2013 ELP Introductory Session.
If you are interested in participating in the ELP Introductory Session, but are in need of financial assistance, you can apply for the Dinah Eng Leadership Fellowship.
Friday, April 12 Deadline has passed
Contact Marcia Santillan, AAJA Professional Programs Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org or 415-346-2051, ext. 107.