Program image for Leading Through Chaos

“Managed chaos” — one of the keys to success for the VCU men’s basketball program —  uncovers new opportunities that lead to a competitive advantage.

Success in our digital, disruption-oriented economy requires leaders who can embrace and harness chaos to produce and sustain a marketplace edge.

VCU’s Center for Corporate Education is introducing a Leading Through Chaos leadership program to equip high-potential managers with the skills to effectively lead teams and organizations in an era of uncertainty.

Program takeaways

The program weaves five critical competencies through 10 half-day sessions to empower your leaders. Through interactive case studies and active learning, you’ll engage in thought-provoking, results-driven discussion.

The dates and session topics are listed below:


January 16, 2018: Self-Awareness - The Key to Leading Through Chaos 
January 30, 2018: Leading with Passion, Purpose & Values
February 13, 2018: Effectively Communicating Up, Down & Across the Organization 
February 27, 2018: Maximizing Productivity in a Chaotic Environment
March 13, 2018: Leading Collaborative and Productive Teams
March 27, 2018: Evaluating & Developing Talent 
April 10, 2018: Implementing a Holistic Approach to Organizational Success
April 24, 2018: Influencing Others to Embrace Continuous Change
May 8, 2018: Developing Systems for Disruptive Innovation
May 22, 2018: Risk Taking, Decision-Making & Accountability


Dates: January 16, January 30, February 13, February 27, March 13, March 27, April 10, April 24, May 8, and May 22, 2018
Time: 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Center for Corporate Education
301 West Main Street, Room B3189
Richmond, Virginia
Cost: $2,850 due in full at registration. A 10-percent discount is available for VCU alumni or anyone who registers by January 6, 2018 (discounts cannot be combined). Discount codes are provided at registration.

Fee includes educational materials, parking and a box lunch each day. 

Register now