Leadership Edge Opportunities
For the Leadership Edge, you will need 100 hours that includes a combination of theory, ethics, and experience. A minimum of 50 hours must be leadership experience. Theory and ethics must be learned in a formal setting such as a class, a presentation, a workshop, or through training. Theory refers to learning different and specific types of leadership theories such as servant leadership, democratic leadership, etc. Examples of this could be participating in Live Learn Lead, workshops about leadership theory, or classes concentrating on leadership and types of ways to lead. Ethics refers to learning about ethically leading or ethics in certain sectors of professional activities/jobs. Examples of this could be Live Learn Lead, job training, or ethics classes such as nursing ethics, business ethics, ethics in teaching, etc.
Possible Citizenship or Leadership Edge Hours
Would you like to be a "Big?" There are boys and girls in Marquette, Negaunee, Ishpeming, Gwinn, and Sands Township who are on a waiting list to become matched with a Big Brother or Big Sister through Big Brothers Big Sisters. Imagine how you could make memories for one of those kids by volunteering to become a Big. It only takes about four hours per month to make a big difference for one child. Please call 906-475-7801 or visit www.bbbsmqt.org and be a hero to someone who will never forget.
Possible Leadership Edge Hours
Improve your public speaking and leadership skills by becoming a member of Toastmasters International. This organization was established in 1924 and is known worldwide for its programs to help members develop the speaking, listening and thinking skills that promote self-actualization, enhance leadership potential, and contribute to the betterment of mankind. Visit www.toastmasters.org for more information about this organization. The Superiorland Toastmasters chapter meets every second and fourth Monday at 6:30 p.m. at the Peninsula Medical Center. Contact Rich (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Gail (email@example.com) for more information about this local chapter.