Turning Empathy Into Impact Through Leadership Education

Posted by: Mark Franklin on January 19, 2016 12:24 pm

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Sure, engineers have great technical skills but how do you empower the whole engineer to maximize their potential and contribution?

The Institute for Leadership Education in Engineering (ILead) at U of Toronto does just that with “transformative learning opportunities” including for-credit courses like Concepts and Applications of Authentic Leadership and a course I’ve been honoured to teach, Engineering Careers – Theories and Strategies to Manage your Career for the Future. To explain how students learn to turn empathy into impact, and share their own fascinating career stories, I was joined by ILead team members Assistant Director, Annie Simpson, and Leadership Education Specialists, Jordan Daniow and Albert Huynh. Hear the whole Dec. 17, 2015 podcast.

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