Leadership for Technical Professionals

Have you been promoted to a leadership position or aspire to be a leader? K-State's Leadership Program for Technical Professionals provides the tools and skills to take your management to the next level — helping you achieve the results you and your company aspire to while guiding your team to victory.

Leading technical teams can be a challenge. K-State wants to help you succeed.


2021-2022 Schedule

All workshops are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and in-person.

  • Oct. 14 — Critical Communication Skills to Lead and Influence
  • Nov. 11 — Building and Motivating Effective Teams
  • Feb. 8 — Effectively Engaging Across Cultural and Generational Differences
  • March 10* — Evaluating and Improving Team Performance (*rescheduled for May 3)
  • April 14 — Using Innovation and Strategy to Achieve Results
  • May 19 — Using Strengths and Emotional Intelligence to Maximize Personal and Team Performance



Each workshop is $199. Workshops can be attended separately or taken as a series with a 10% discount at $1,070 for the series.

  • Certificates of completion will be provided for attendees who complete all six sessions.
Register for the series (10% discount)

*Registration for individual workshops at $199 each are in the Workshop Descriptions below.


Target audience
Technical professionals are defined as a highly-skilled employees in a technical discipline. This workshop targets professional in the following fields: Engineers (civil, hardware and software), IT professionals, scientists, finance, veterinarians and medical professionals.



Workshop Descriptions



Building Teams


Getting Results


Kansas State University prides itself in helping professionals expand their career potential. Our well-respected faculty and highly interactive programming are a great way to gain the hands-on experience needed to create your competitive leadership edge.

Contact Us

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