Thursday, February 25, 2010

More Thunderbird School of Global Management benefits for NSHMBA members

Thunderbird School of Global Management invites you to participate in:
Effective Leadership Communication: Engaging Employees, Key Stakeholders, and the Media (PMI Certified)
In an increasingly challenging, global business world, leadership success hinges on effective communication that engages employees, key stakeholders and the media. Thunderbird's Effective Leadership Communication program will deepen your skills in communicating your message with clarity and focus using a practical framework. Find answers to questions like, "How can I communicate with employees to shift them from participation to commitment? What leads a 'public' to become a 'key stakeholder'? What information should I share with the media?" You will also practice delivering your message on-camera as you expand your communication skills.

Program dates: April 8-27 *5 evenings (Tues/Thurs)
Location: Fiesta Conference Center, Tempe AZ
Cost: $2,500 (NSHMBA members receive a 15% discount)
Website: http://www.thunderbird.edu/executive_education/certificate_programs/classroom_programs/effective_leadership_communication.htm
Contact: Erin Wilson erin.wilson@thunderbird.edu or 602-978-7627

More updates: We're launching two programs in May within Executive Education and I wanted to make sure your members know about them. They will be able to receive 15% off for being NSHMBA members as long as they email me and I can verify membership with you. They are:

Communicating and Negotiating with a Global Mindset
Dates: May 11-13
Location: Thunderbird campus, Glendale AZ
Cost: $3,700
This brand-new program focuses on Global Mindset and how you can use it to increase your effective communication and negotiation performance. In this program, you will learn your own Global Mindset profile and will develop an understanding of your own negotiating preferences. You will also have a chance to practice successful communication and negotiation strategy in the context of the specific culture(s) with which you interact in your workplace. www.thunderbird.edu/cngm

Global Leadership Certificate Program
Dates: May 25-27
Thunderbird campus, Glendale AZ
Cost: $3,700
This comprehensive course in global management is a convenient, non-degree business program that is offered in an intensive 3-day format. Designed and taught by Thunderbird's eminently qualified and experienced faculty, this highly-structured, well-rounded seminar series analyzes culturally diverse and global business issues from the perspective of the functional areas of an MBA program.
www.thunderbird.edu/glcp

AZHCC Hispanic Women's Alliance Event "The Emerging Storm"



GREETINGS FROM THE AZHCC HISPANIC WOMEN’S ALLIANCE!

As we begin 2010 we have four exciting workshops for you.

The first workshop, hosted by the AZHCC Hispanic Women’s Alliance and sponsored by State Farm Insurance, is themed “The Emerging Storm”.
The event will be held on March 24, at State Farm Insurance corporate offices, located at 2700 S. Southland Avenue, Tempe. Registration begins at 10:30 a.m., with presentations following from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

This “live” workshop will bring the real life stories of four Latina women who envisioned owning their own business. They will take you through their insightful journey of challenges and triumphs to reach their destinations. A question and answer session will be held so that you can personally learn from each Latina and the lessons learned.

The workshop flyer is attached with all of the workshop details and instruction on how to register. Seating is limited, affordable and easy by clicking on the link info@aZhcc.com.

Should you have any questions, please feel free to call Sandra Gonzalez of State Farm Insurance at (602)689-1854

We look forward to seeing you there!

Olga Aros, Chair
AZHCC Hispanic Women’s Alliance

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Thunderbird School of Global Management has established the Thunderbird NSHMBA Scholarship

Thunderbird School of Global Management has created the Thunderbird NSHMBA Scholarship. They prefer to award this to a NSHMBA member.

Qualifications
The scholarship competitive applicant will present the following credentials:

A GMAT of no lower than 630
A university record of no lower than a 3.0 or the equivalent
A minimum of 2 years of work experience in a professional capacity after completion of the undergraduate or qualifying degree
International exposure or residence

Each scholarship awarded will be Founder's Scholarship (50% tuition of the program of study) or greater. There is no limit to the number of Thunderbird NSHMBA Scholarships they will award.

Contact Jay Jay Bryant if interested by emailing jay.bryant@thunderbird.edu

For more details on the scholarship click here.

Friday, February 12, 2010

Thunderbird School of Global Management offers members of the Phoenix Chapter of NSHMB a 15% discount on Exec Ed Programs

Thunderbird School of Global Management offers members of the Phoenix Chapter of NSHMB a 15% discount on Exec Ed Programs.

Thunderbird is ranked among the Elite Open Enrollment Providers in the world by the Financial Times and offers courses in the areas of leadership, cross-cultural communication and global negotiations, strategy, project management, and leadership communication.

The programs we have within Exec Ed are:
Global Leadership Certificate Program
Effective Leadership Communication - this is the next one!
Creating Value Through Global Strategy
Communicating and Negotiating With a Global Mindset
Leading Global Projects
Advanced Management Program for Oil & Gas Industry Executives
Executive Certificate in Global Negotiations (online)
NSHMBA members will get 15% off of any of these. For details on how the program is laid out go to www.thunderbird.edu/open

The next course to be held on Thunderbird’s campus March 2-4 is “Leading and Managing in Turbulent Times: Global Leadership Certificate Program.” This comprehensive course in global management is a convenient, non-degree business program that is offered in an intensive 3-day format. Designed and taught by Thunderbird's faculty, this course analyzes culturally diverse and global business issues from the perspective of the functional areas of an MBA program. For more information visit www.thunderbird.edu/glcp.

To take advantage of the 15% discount, please contact Erin Wilson, Associate Director of Executive Education Programs at erin.wilson@thunderbird.edu.