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August 30, 2021

SOUTH SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY—Local community members and business leaders are invited to apply for Class III of Leadership South County, a nine-month, community-focused, leadership development program dedicated to inspiring, educating, and empowering tomorrow’s business and community leaders.  This program will help individuals develop the knowledge, skills, and confidence to take their leadership skills to the next level while fostering meaningful relationships with like-minded individuals dedicated to making a positive difference in the community.

The program from South County Chambers of Commerce includes a three-day, two-night retreat as well as nine once-a-month day sessions that offer focused leadership training, exciting behind-the-scenes tours, and engaging conversations with local leaders. The Leadership Retreat is planned for January 14-16, 2022, at the Lodge at Oak Creek Ranch in Santa Margarita. Leadership day sessions are scheduled for the first Friday of the month from February 2022 through October 2022.

Community focus areas include business & manufacturing, arts & education, recreation & tourism, housing, wine & agriculture, environmental sustainability, nonprofit organizations, government, and regional cooperation. Leadership development topics include purpose, vision & values; goal setting & execution; effective communication; performance management; inclusion & diversity; leading change; appreciation & celebration; increasing productivity; and leadership mindset & habits.

Applications are due September 30, 2021. Apply here, or call (805) 489-1488. Stay connected with Leadership South County via their webpage and social media channels: