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KACo-EKU Leadership Development Seminar: Leadership Thinking Skills

Join us for a special full day of leadership training, offered at three locations.

Designed for both elected county officials and their staff, Eastern Kentucky University faculty will offer tips, insights and interactive exercises focused on improving your leadership thinking skills. Breakfast and lunch provided. 7 hours training credit available. 

Space is limited, so please register as soon as possible.

Classes offered at three locations:

Cost: $150 - includes breakfast, lunch and and all materials

Justin Hall, Custom Training Solutions

About the speaker
Justin Hall is the founder of Custom Training Solutions, a private consulting firm based out of Kentucky, who specializes in strategic organizational development, program development, implementation strategy, and leadership development. Justin brings with him not only a passion but also 20 years of experience in manufacturing and operational development, including direct operational capabilities, along with senior development and strategic planning. Justin holds two degrees in business with a concentration in psychology and numerous certifications in instructional design, Six Sigma, and leadership.


Tentative agenda

8 – 8:30 a.m.

  • Breakfast Available

8:30 – 10:15 a.m.

  • Introductions
  • Group activity
  • Defining leadership
  • Leadership gallery walk

10:15 – 10:30 a.m.

  • Break

10:15 – Noon

  • Toe-to-toe/head-to-head/shoulder-to-shoulder
  • Experience Model
  • DISC

Noon – 12:30 p.m.

  • Lunch

12:30 – 2:30 p.m.

  • Working Genius model
  • Situational Leadership
  • Applying these concepts to your team’s activity

2:30 – 2:45 p.m.

  • Break

2:45 – 4:30 p.m.

  • SMART goals
  • Case studies and practice
  • Closing


For more information, please contact Jody Litton - or call 502-223-7667.


Kentucky Association of Counties
400 Englewood Drive, Frankfort, KY 40601