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Community and capabilities. Black Leaders Program strengthens both. This live online leadership program creates the space and support to help you delve into  the challenges and opportunities of being a Black leader today. Through reflection and connection with people who share similar experiences, you will create a meaningful network to guide you on your leadership journey.

Program Dates
09 August – 19 August 2021 | Live Online Sessions
September – November 2021 | Independent Project Work
10 November 2021 | Live Online Program Finale

Application Deadline
26 July 2021


Black Leaders Program

Transform your leadership, build community, and explore the complexities of showing up authentically in this unique live online program for Black leaders.

Executive Education

Who Should Attend

  • Black leaders preparing to take on increasing levels of responsibility and challenge as they move into more senior leadership/management roles.
    • Directors and senior-level leaders in functional roles.
    • High potential, mid-career talent with established track records and significant managerial responsibility.
  • Individuals who are interested in advancing Black leadership in business.

Key Benefits

  • Discover leadership strategies to get where you want to go and develop self-awareness to succeed along the way.
  • Have honest conversations about Black identity in the workplace and barriers to success.
  • Learn how to manage power more effectively — up and down the corporate ladder.
  • Build a productive and meaningful network you can leverage throughout your career.
  • Develop communication skills to lead with courage and compassion. 
  • Participate in a capstone project to reach your career advancement goals.

Live Online Sessions

Certificate of Completion

World-Class Faculty

Peer to Peer Learning


Stanford GSB Live Online

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