Main Street America Institute: Two Leadership Development Opportunities in 2018

November 29, 2017 | Two Leadership Development Opportunities in 2018 | Main Street America Institute

Make 2018 the year you prioritize professional development with the Main Street America Institute!

The holiday season brings retail events, downtown festivals, year-end administration…and the best intentions for the new year. In 2018, make those intentions a reality with professional development targeted to your needs as a commercial district revitalization professional. The Main Street America Institute (MSAI) is offering two opportunities focused on YOU and your ability to collaborate, connect, and create an effective revitalization team in 2018:

Advanced Principles of Leadership Development
January 16, 23 & 30 | 1:00 – 2:30 p.m. CT (online)

Kick the year off with our January online course, Advanced Principles of Leadership Development. This online course will engage you to consider the many forms that leadership takes, from management to strategy, to how to coalesce resources for revitalization. Click here for more information about learning objectives and registration.

Price: $275.00 member/$350.00 non-member


2018 Leadership Development Workshop
March 24 & 25 | 10:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. & 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (Kansas City, Mo.)

Join MSAI for the 2018 Leadership Development Workshop, in conjunction with the Main Street Now Conference in Kansas City. This intensive, two-day workshop focuses on your ability as a leader from the inside out. Through coaching, reflection, and group activities, deepen your understanding of your personal leadership style and strengthen your ability to lead your full Main Street team—from volunteers and staff, to your board and external stakeholders. Early bird pricing is available until January 12, 2018.

Price: $395.00 member/$545.00 non-member

Questions? For questions on participation, courses, and how to get the most out of your continuing education, email us at or call 312-610-5619. More exciting offerings from the Main Street America Institute are coming soon!