Leadership Lunch Series Brings Affordable Training to Area Business Leaders

Published on: August 08, 2007

Expert in Non-verbal Communication Kicks Off Fall 2007 Schedule

The Leadership Institute, established by Montgomery College in response to demand from local businesses, presents its second annual Leadership Lunch Series this fall, featuring topics that provide the tools to develop effective supervisors, managers and leaders. The lunch-time certificate series kicks off on Friday, September 14, from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. in bldg. A, rm.102 and includes a boxed lunch for participants. 

The first session in the series, Communication Tools for Leaders, features Jan Hargrave, a leading authority in the field of nonverbal communication. Hargrave applies her amazing skills to show participants how to take advantage of the vast world of nonverbal communication. She has been a popular guest on The Maury Povich Show, The Ricki Lake Show, The Gayle King Show, Talk Soup and The Learning Channel. She is presently the CEO of Jan Hargrave and Associates, a Houston-based consulting firm, and continues to provide many of today's leading corporations such as Merrill Lynch, Rockwell, El Paso Energy, Exxon, Chase Manhattan Bank, and NASA with seminars and specialized training.

Other topics in the series include Coaching, Conflict Resolution, Contingency Planning and more. Attendees can register for the whole series ($119) or individual sessions ($26). The sessions run eight consecutive Fridays from September 14-November 2. Contact (936) 273-7446 to register or e-mail Pattie Harakal at pharakal@lonestar.edu  for more information.

Montgomery College is located at 3200 College Park Drive, one-half mile west of Interstate 45, between Conroe and The Woodlands. For more information about the college, visit montgomery.lonestar.edu or call (936) 273-7000.

North Harris Montgomery Community College District, among the largest and fastest-growing community colleges in Texas, comprises North Harris College, Kingwood College, Tomball College, Montgomery College, Cy-Fair College, six satellite centers and The University Center.