MORe Leadership Academy 2017

“You don’t have to hold a position in order to be a leader.” Henry Ford


According to Forbes, the Top 10 Qualities That Make a Great Leader Are:

Whether you are looking to develop your leadership skills for personal use or want to take on more of a leadership role at Mainstreet, this series is one you won't want to miss!

​Jan. 13th & Feb. 17th, 2017

9:30 a.m. - 2 p. m.

Lunch will be served

Click to download and fill out the 2017 Leadership Academy Application

​Please note if you sign up to attend the academy, you are required to attend both sessions in order to receive your certificate



​ ​January 13th

The Next Level of Strength in Leadership

with Lauren Soderstrom, PHR, Training Specialist for the Management Association

Take the StrengthsFinder test and learn your top five strengths. Lauren will teach you how to take those strengths and use them to your advantage to further develop your leadership skill​.


​Leadership: Pure and Simple

with Professor Aaron Buchko

Get a fresh understanding of the concept of leadership and learn how to distinguish leadership
and management. Learn why leadership is important and the key principles that need to drive
leader actions

​ February 17th

​Leading in Turbulent Times

with Professor Aaron Buchko

Disruptions are now a common fact of daily life. Examine why we admire companies and organizations and how we can challenge ourselves as leaders to move beyond doing well to doing great.

​Latest tools, Tips and Techniques for Being an Effective Leader

with Illinois REALTORS® Communication Director Jon Broadbooks
and MORe Communication Director Amy Robey

Leaders must have the tools and skills when managing a committee or guiding a team. Learn what types of tools are available at the local and state level plus how to use the tools to be an effective interviewee.