BETTER LEADERS. BETTER RESULTS. BETTER WORLD.
We believe that leadership development can positively transform individuals, organizations, and entire communities. It’s why we introduced the “Leadership Green Room” in 2015. Since that time, these leadership courses, focused exclusively on essential skills, have become a significant source of sustainable growth for the organizations we serve.
We know that the right training experiences strengthen your leadership pipeline and employee engagement – both of which are critical for driving business results. Training your leaders how to effectively work with and through others will equip them for the hard work ahead.
The Leadership Green Room can help to ensure that your organization is filled with diverse individuals who are inspired and equipped to lead for the future – whatever it may bring. We are prepared to pivot and adapt as we navigate this environment alongside you, and will offer both virtual and in-person options as circumstances demand.
As a nonprofit leadership foundation, every investment you make with us to develop your people is reinvested into our mission and serves the greater good of our community.
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How We Know The Green Room Works
- For the past twelve months, we have maintained a Net Promoter Score® of 97* (Net Promoter Score is an index that measures customer satisfaction. Scores above 0 are considered “good”, +50 is “excellent,” and above 70 is considered “world-class.”)
- Courses have an average participant satisfaction score of 9.6/10
Join organizations such as these in growing a stronger leadership pipeline through the Leadership Green Room:
Advanced Business Solutions | Brown-Forman Corporation | Doe-Anderson Inc. | Farm Credit Mid-America | Flavorman | GE Appliances, a Haier company | HJI Supply Chain Solutions | LG&E and KU Energy LLC | Papa John’s International, Inc. | Republic Bank | Texas Roadhouse | Yum! Brands, Inc.
“The Leadership Green Room is a huge asset for our organization. The programs are ideal for mid-size companies like ours. We have consistently utilized their wide-range of courses as an important part of our training and development initiative. Every team member that has participated speaks highly of their experience. Great curriculum. Great value. Great impact on our people.”
– Todd Spencer (LLC Board Chair ’14, LL ’07, FL ’03), President & CEO – Doe-Anderson, Inc.
“The Green Room gives us the tools we need to prepare for rapid, sustainable growth through collaborative learning and insights from top national talent.”
– Condrad Daniels (LL ’13), President, HJI Solutions
“The breadth and depth of topics covered, as well as the unrivalled quality of speakers, has offered the perfect complement to our internal leadership development.”
– Ed Evans , HR Director, KFC
“The variety of curriculum in the Leadership Green Room allows us to meet the learning and development needs of each individual on our team and helps them build networks throughout the community. Through our partnership, we have an affordable way to take advantage of the full calendar of workshops.”
– Patrick Sterling, Senior Director, Legendary People and Risk, Texas Roadhouse, Inc.
“We send quite a few people to the Green Room courses. We are a relatively small company and we don’t have a training department or a trainer. We’re using the Green Room significantly.”
– Dave Dafoe (LL ’16), CEO, Flavorman
“CandyRific realizes the importance of investing in their staff and the Leadership Green Room provides great options for our team members to grow themselves. The seminars provide immediate results and our staff return with lists of ideas to apply to CandyRific. The response has been nothing but rave reviews from our staff and we are very happy with our decision to use The Leadership Green Room as a way to continue to invest in our staff’s growth.”
– B.J. Ruckriegel, CFO, Candyrific
2020-2021 Professional Development Courses
Leadership Louisville Center members receive discounts on all courses. See individual course pages for discounts.
Become a Green Room package holder and receive discounts of up to 20%.
SEPT 17-18, 2020 (Virtual Course)
COMMUNICATION THAT INSPIRES & DRIVES RESULTS: STORYTELLING FOR BUSINESS
with Jo Lloyd-Triplett, Zuri Johnson, & Lisa Zangari, Leadership Louisville Center
2 days, 1 point, $900
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OCT 12-13, 2020 (Virtual Course)
OCT 16, 2020 (Virtual Course)
NOV 4-6, 2020 (Virtual Retreat)
NOV 12-13, 2020 (REVISED DATE)
DEC 16, 2020 (Virtual Course)
POSTPONED till 2021
SITUATIONAL LEADERSHIP® II: BE THE LEADER YOUR PEOPLE NEED
with the Ken Blanchard Companies
2 day, 3 points, $1,350
JAN 14, 2021
JAN 15, 2021
FEB 26, 2021
1 day, 1 point, $450
MAR 24, 2021
APR 14, 2021
INFLUENCING FROM THE MIDDLE: LEAD YOUR BOSS, LEAD YOUR PEERS
with John Baldoni, based on his best-selling book, “Lead Your Boss: the subtle art of managing up”
1 day, 2 points, $900
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MAY 6, 2021
JUN 17, 2021
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Continuing Education Credits
Most Green Room courses qualify for professional development credits. Learn more
The Leadership Green Room offers transformational learning opportunities for every level of your organization and has quickly become the premier leadership development resource in the region. Courses immerse participants in breakthrough thinking alongside professional peers, so they can return to the workplace with greater confidence, know-how and a network of learning partners. The Leadership Green Room is the professional development arm of the Leadership Louisville Center, a trusted regional resource for 40 years. All courses are hosted at the Center’s new location at 707 W. Main Street in Louisville, Kentucky. The facility is designed to be a nationally-recognized center for leadership development and social innovation, surrounded by natural light and equipped with modern technologies and amenities. Visitors to Louisville have easy access to hotels and after-hours activities in the heart of downtown’s Museum Row.