Deadline May 19 for free Emerging Leaders Institute June 9-10 in Chicago

Don't forget to apply by tomorrow (May 19) to attend the highly competitive Emerging Leaders Institute June 9-10 at Loyola University Chicago. This free training program is for up-and-coming news leaders with diverse backgrounds to develop core leadership and strategic skills. Travel reimbursements (airfare, baggage, hotel and/or mileage) of up to $550 per participant are available after the institute.
For two days, the institute will focus on the most pressing issues for newsroom leaders and the basic skills needed to lead and drive change. Some of the topics on the program include coaching and feedback, leadership style, news values in digital platforms and social media environments, goal-setting and strategy, financial leadership, and technology and innovation.
Anyone who aspires to leadership roles will benefit from the institute by gaining valuable tools, resources and experiences that will help him/her prepare to be an effective leader. 
The institute will take place at Loyola University Chicago's Water Tower Campus, at 820 N. Michigan Ave. Accepted candidates will need to make their own hotel reservations. Click here for a list of hotels near the campus.
The institute is made possible by generous contributions from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, the Loyola University Chicago School of Communication and the American Press Institute.