|[June 02, 2014]
Pepperdine University Offers Executive Certificate Translating Brain Science into Strategic Leadership
LOS ANGELES --(Business Wire)--
Pepperdine University's Graziadio School of Business and Management and
the research and educational provider NeuroLeadership
Institute have partnered to offer a one-of-a-kind six-month
certificate program, launching in September 2014. The Executive
Certificate in Applied Neuroleadership teaches participants how to
translate brain science principles into practical leadership and
"This executive certificate is the only program to combine face-to-face
workshops with live online webinars, faculty-facilitated virtual group
discussions, individualized coaching and applied field projects," said
program leader Dr. Terri Egan, an associate professor of Applied
Behavioral Science at Pepperdine University, who teaches in its
top-ranked Masters of Science in Organization Development (MSOD)
program. "The certificate program is taught by leaders in the field
representing 12 renowned universities, corporations and management
firms, among them Carnegie Mellon University, Allergan, New York
University and UCLA."
Certificate in Applied Neuroleadership is designed for professionals
responsible for the training and education of managers and senior
executives as well as the strategic success of all talent within an
organization. The program introduces participants to the neurocognitive
principles that underlie effective leadership in complex environments to:
Build practical strategies to increase individual and organizational
Gain practical strategies to overcome bias and develop the leadership
mindset required to deal with workplace challenges and opportunities.
Develop insight into increasing collaborative success, fostering
radical accountability and compssion, and supporting a collegial
culture that minimizes the fear-based reactions that hinder innovation.
"The more leaders understand the brain, the more effective leaders at
all levels can become. I'm excited to be partnering with a great
university to help this research reach a wider audience," said Dr. David
Rock, Co-Founder and CEO of the NeuroLeadership Institute.
Certificate in Applied Neuroleadership is accepting registration and
early-bird savings are available through July 21, 2014. The program
list of instructors can be found at http://bschool.pepperdine.edu/neuro.
This program has been submitted to the HR Certification Institute for
review. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
ABOUT PEPPERDINE UNIVERSITY GRAZIADIO SCHOOL OF BUSINESS AND
Founded on the core values of integrity, stewardship, courage, and
compassion, Pepperdine University's Graziadio School of Business and
Management has been developing values-centered leaders who advance
responsible business practice since 1969. Student-focused,
experience-driven and globally oriented, the Graziadio School offers
fully accredited MBA, Masters of Science, bachelor's completion and
non-degree executive business programs for business professionals,
entrepreneurs, managers and senior executives at all stages of their
professional and personal development. For more information: http://bschool.pepperdine.edu/newsroom.
About NeuroLeadership Institute
The NeuroLeadership Institute is a leading global research organization
and the pioneer of bringing neuroscience to leadership. Since its
inception, the Institute has united the world's foremost
neuroscientists, leadership researchers, and organizational
practitioners, with the purpose of transforming how we think, develop
With operations in 24 countries, the Institute provides unique
brain-based, process-focused, and outcome-driven methodologies and
frameworks that help individuals and organizations facilitate positive
change and lead more effectively. Organized through three key branches,
the NeuroLeadership Institute provides a customized approach to applied
Our Research department highlights breakthroughs in
neuroscience and produces peer-reviewed research that is published in
the NeuroLeadership Journal and featured at our annual leadership Summit.
Our Education department offers a suite of programs for
individuals and teams that wish to learn new skills and explore the four
domains of neuroleadership: make decisions & solve problems, regulate
emotions, collaborate with others, and facilitate change.
Our Solutions business operationalizes our research to
help organizations transform their effectiveness, with a focus in four
practice areas: personal resilience, quality conversations, growing
talent, and leading change.
For more information: http://www.neuroleadership.org/index.shtml
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