The countdown continues… we are 127 days away from Phi Sigma Pi’s 2017 National Convention in Washington, D.C. (August 2 – 6, 2017)! Last time we highlighted the hotel in which we will be staying and hosting Convention. Today, we are going to be talking about Phi Sigma Pi’s award-winning program, Leadership in Action, and the opportunities that you’ll have to earn LiA points towards your Certification.
The Art of Effective Communication – All Aboard (National Module – 10 points)
Initiates are now Members. There are newer Members and older Members. Change is happening every term. During this Module, we will learn to accept change and discuss how to keep Phi Sigma Pi Members “all aboard.” Alumni- this Module is for you too! We are talking onboarding, why it’s important, how to do it and how to embrace new changes.
How To: Invitational Meeting sponsored by Leadership in Action (National Module – 10 points)
The Do’s and Don’ts of an Invitational Meeting. We will be breaking it down step by step, table by table, to get Chapters ready for Fall Recruitment. Remember, Recruitment is a Chapter-wide effort. This Module is not just for your Recruitment Advisor! Alumni Members – come share your experiences!
LiA Facilitator Training (6 points)
Are you a Leadership in Action Facilitator? You will be after Convention! Learn the skills that are not only necessary to facilitate Modules for your Chapter, but also to succeed in public speaking in your professional life. Facilitator Training also includes a crash course in what Leadership in Action is and how to get your Chapter involved in this exclusive Members-only program. Earn 6 LiA points towards your Certification (not to mention points for every Module you facilitate after Convention)!
LiA Advancing Your Facilitation Skills (6 points)
Already a Leadership in Action Facilitator? Advancing Your Facilitation Skills is for you! Practice your Facilitator skills by presenting part of a LiA Module with a small group. Give and receive constructive feedback to take your public speaking and presentation skills to the next level.
By attending these Leadership in Action Modules at the 2017 National Convention, you could earn up to 32 Leadership in Action points! That’s over ⅓ of the way towards your Certification. This is the perfect opportunity for Alumni looking to complete their Certification and for Collegiate Members looking to get more involved in Leadership in Action. Registration for National Convention will be opening VERY SOON so stay tuned!