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Office of Professional Development Learning Confidence Excellence

Continuous improvement is a mindset of effective leaders.

Each year, thousands of leaders develop and enhance their skills through the professional development services provided by the Office of Professional Development at the LBJ School of Public Affairs. From practical, real-world leadership and executive development programs to executive coaching to technical skills building trainings and  full-service planning for conferences and educational events, our professional staff can assist you to meet the specific needs of your group.

Please contact us to schedule a time to discuss the results you want and how we might assist you and your organization.


Upcoming Events

4/4-5/2016 - Executive Oversight of Contract Management

4/4-5/2016 - Strategies for High Impact Presentations

4/6/2016 - Emotional Intelligence and Leadership

4/12/2016 - Advanced Public Purchasing - Specification Development

4/13/2016 - Advanced Public Purchasing - Developing RFPs for Services

4/14/2016 - Advanced Public Purchasing - Evaluation of Offers

4/26-29/2016 - Executive Leadership for Information Technology Excellence (ELITE)

4/27-28/2016 - Developing a Construction Purchasing Manual*

5/3/2016 - New County Auditors Training

5/3-6/2016 - County Auditors Institute

5/4-6/2016 - Management Development Program - Austin

5/9-10/2016 - Facilitation Strategies

5/11-12/2016 - Write to the Point

5/11-12/2016 - Working It Out

5/18-20/2016 - Management Development Program - Houston

5/24-25/2016 - Basic Public Purchasing

6/7-8/2016 - Public Purchasing Law

6/13-17/2016 - Senior Management Program

6/15-16/2016 - Fundamentals of Construction Auditing*

6/20-22/2016 - Management Development Program - San Antonio

6/28/2016 - Internal Controls Workshop

6/29-30/2016 - Advanced Purchasing Law

*  This class is one of the mandatory class requirements for The Construction Purchasing Certificate Program.
To learn more about this certificate program click here.

New Certificate Program Announced

 

 

Governor’s Center for Management Development

Practical leadership/management training and development, keynotes, conference presentations, facilitation, executive coaching.

Office of Conferences & Training

Educational conference development and planning services, institutes, technical trainings (accounting, finance, writing, purchasing, etc.), and programs for public office holders.

International Programs

Austin and around the world