Program Overview

The ExcEL program offers a unique approach to hands-on development and mentorship for women so that current, new, and aspiring leaders can achieve insights into their management and interpersonal styles.

Individually tailored to build upon one competency at a time, this onsite curriculum is a three-day, competency-based developmental and leadership program that addresses topics critical to the personal and professional growth of a high-impact leader. Those who complete the program will receive an AAL ExcEL Certificate.

ExcEL coursework includes:

  • Personal and professional assessments
  • Interprofessional networking opportunities
  • Conflict management
  • Emotional and social intelligence
  • Strategic thinking & decision-making
  • Communication with power
  • Leadership presence and philosophy
  • Action plan development

Download the 2019 ExcEL Brochure!

Our motivational keynote speakers include:

Sharon K. Hull, MD, MPH, ACC, 2019 ExcEL for Women Speaker,
CEO and Professional Executive Coach, Metta Solutions, LLC
Topic – Authentic Leadership Presence – Taking Your Place at the Table

Susan B. Hitchcock, B.A., 2017 ExcEL for Women Speaker,
Executive Director of Women’s Initiatives & Board Member at Turknett Leadership Group
Topic – Lessons in Leadership & Life: Making an Impact in All the Right Ways

Stacey Abrams, 2016 Inaugural ExcEL for Women Keynote Speaker,
2018 Democratic 
Gubernatorial Nominee and Former Minority Leader of the Georgia House of Representatives
Topic – Improving Your Leadership Skills by Embracing Your Unique Personal and Professional Power

Tuition:

Early Bird Pricing of $975 tuition until December 17, 2019 (No other discounts apply)

Beginning December 18, 2019, tuition is $1,195. Tuition includes all program materials, breakfast, keynote dinner, and lunch during the program.

NEW Dates:

February 21-23, 2020

Registration Deadline: January 17, 2020

Location:

Atlanta

During this hands-on, interactive workshop, you will engage with fellow participants and the ExcEL for Women facilitators in discussing topics critical to your growth as a high-impact leader.

DAY 1 – FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 21

8:00 a.m. Registration and
Breakfast
9:00 a.m. Introductions & Ice
breaker
9:30 a.m. Introspective
Development –
Resilient Leadership
11:00 a.m. Break
11:15 a.m. Emotional &
Social Wellness
12:30 p.m. Working Lunch
1:30 p.m. Core Value
Clarification
2:45 p.m. Break
3:00 p.m. Fit to Lead
5:00 p.m. Adjourn
(Dinner on own)
5:00 – 6:30 p.m. Optional: One-onone
Coaching

DAY 2 – SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 22

6:30 a.m. Morning Rejuvenation:
Exercise Hour
8:00 a.m. Breakfast
8:30 a.m. Leadership
Philosophy
9:45 a.m. Break
10:00 a.m. Mindset
Development
11:30 a.m. Lunch Panel Discussion
(Topic: Strategic
Intelligence –
Decision-Making and
Influential Power)
1:00 p.m. Financial
Acumen
2:15 p.m. Break
2:30 p.m. Conflict
Management
4:00 p.m. Adjourn
4:00 – 5:30 p.m. Optional: One-on-one
Coaching
6:00 p.m. Keynote Dinner (Doors
Open for Seating)
6:30 p.m. Welcome Remarks
6:45 p.m. Dinner Served
7:45 p.m. Keynote Presentation
(Topic:Exceptional
Leadership – Reimaging
Well-Presence)
8:15 p.m. Mix & Mingle

DAY 3 – SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 23

6:30 a.m. Morning Rejuvenation: Exercise Hour
8:00 a.m. Breakfast Panel Discussion
(Topic: Inspirational Game-changers)
9:30 a.m. Lasting Impressions – Brand Power
10:30 a.m. Action Planning and Reflective Development
11:30 a.m. Wrap-Up
12:00 p.m. Adjourn