Leadership Development Programs
Leadership Development Programs are training opportunities offered by companies
and organizations in many different fields to develop the leadership talent potential
of young professionals. These programs are often the best way to kick off your career
in a positive, powerful way!
Are you ready to be a leader?
These Career Library resources can help you find out:
BA.03 From Day One: Success Secrets for Starting Your Career/ William J. White
BA.07 Creating You & CO: Learn to Think Like the CEO of Your Career/ William Bridges
BA.08 They Don’t Teach Corporate in College: A Twenty-Something’s Guide to the Business World/ Alexandra Levit
Which opportunities are for Me?
Leadership development programs are available in most industries. Programs range from one to 4 years in length & candidates rotate through several parts of the company. Below are some examples of the most popular:
- Business, finance, technology
- Business, Communications, HR, IT, etc
- Business, IT, Engineering
- Communications, IT, Sales/Marketing, etc
Where can I find these opportunities?
Start your search online & at the Career Library:
Vault Guide to Management & Leadership Development Programs
12D.21 Best Entry-Level Jobs / Princeton Review
12D.24 BusinessWeek Fast Track: The Best Places to Launch a Career / Lindsay Gerdes