DBA Leaders Application
2016-2017 Application due Sept 16, 2016

DBA LEADERS is a yearlong program aimed at advancing industry leaders throughout the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex. Throughout the year, participants will be required to attend 10 monthly sessions. Sessions will be held the first Thursday of each month from 10:00am to 3:00pm. These sessions will focus on aiding participants to cultivate leadership traits and apply their knowledge to daily business operations. DBA LEADERS has selected Dale Carnegie Training as the flagship national program to educate and certify participants. Other attendance requirements include sitting in on one of the following Dallas BA committee meetings (Education, Communications, Membership or Government Relations) to better understand the issues facing the building industry. Participants will also be required to attend one Board of Directors meeting. To graduate from the program, participants will be required to identify and develop a class legacy project(s) aimed at bettering the industry. Each annual class is selected by the Dallas BA Education Committee and limited to 20 participants

September 27, 2016 (6:00pm-7:00pm)- Social Kickoff with BOD

October 6, 2016 (10:00am-3:00pm) - Leadership overview & Participants Welcome

November 11, 2016 (10:00am-3:00pm) - Sales Training/Business Training

December - Off

January 5, 2017 (10:00am-3:00pm) - Dale Carnegie Training

February 2, 2017 (10:00am-3:00pm) - Association Training

March 2, 2017 (10:00am-3:00pm) - Dale Carnegie Training

April 6, 2017 (10:00am-3:00pm) - Public Speaking/Public Relations

May 4, 2017 (10:00am-3:00pm) - From Dirt to Dreams

June 1, 2017 (10:00am-3:00pm) - Legacy Project Presentations

June 22, 2017 (5:30am-8:00pm)  - Graduation Dinner