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Leadership Academy: Corporate Citizenship Leadership

Executive Education - Boston College Center for Corporate Citizenship

Whether you are working to align your company’s citizenship efforts with its corporate strategy, improve internal or external communication, increase employee engagement, or improve your personal leadership skills, the Leadership Academy will prepare you to lead your teams and colleagues to a new level. You will improve your negotiation skills, problem solving, decision making, innovation, and communication and skills to engage partners throughout your business and the communities you serve more effectively.

Leadership Academy courses are held on the campus of Boston College and at our annual conference. Instruction is provided by faculty from the Carroll School of Management and other experts in the field.

Participants who complete the program are awarded a certificate in corporate citizenship leadership from the Boston College Center for Corporate Citizenship under the Carroll School of Management at Boston College.

Join us and learn:

  • How to engage colleagues across the firm and at all levels, including executives.
  • The underpinnings, development, and execution of strategy.
  • Methods to communicate the purpose and value of corporate citizenship.
  • To identify and develop high-performing teams.
  • How to lead with persuasion when you don’t have formal authority.
  • To encourage creative and critical thinking skills to better analyze problems and evaluate possible solutions.
  • How to diagnose culture and navigate effectively within your company’s culture.
  • To support organizational transitions such as mergers and acquisitions and CEO and direct supervisor transitions.

Course Components:

  • Nov 13-17, 2017: Learning workshop on Boston College campus
  • Nov 2017-April 2018: Remote online learning modules and online sharing
  • April 7-10, 2018: Leaders' Summit and International Corporate Citizenship Conference in Los Angeles, CA

Enrollment in the Corporate Citizenship Leadership Academy is by application. Qualified applicants must have:

Professional credentials earned:

A Certificate in Corporate Citizenship Leadership from the Boston College Center for Corporate Citizenship under the Carroll School of Management at Boston College, 25 Certificate Units, and 3.6 Continuing Education Units (CEUs).



Enrollment in Leadership Academy is by application only.