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On Thursday, January 4, nearly 100 college students spent their day at Quicken Loans Arena preparing to launch their careers in Cleveland. They learned how to polish their personal brand, chatted with top Cleveland leaders over lunch about career paths, explored live, work and play spaces downtown and visited with dozens of local employers to discuss…

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Dare2Care anti-bullying program to join CLC

Dare2Care, an anti-bullying effort which unites LGBTQ+ and straight youth across Greater Cleveland in the fight to eradicate harassment and intimidation in schools, will become a program of Cleveland Leadership Center beginning January 1, 2018. Dare2Care (D2C) was founded in 2011 by Don Wismer and Liz O’Donnell and had been administered by an independent nonprofit…

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Introducing The Innovation Mission fellows

Earlier this year, the Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland, in partnership with Cleveland Leadership Center, launched The Innovation Mission – a unique fellowship program to address poverty in Cleveland. Through an extensive application and review process, five fellows were selected and announced in late October. They are: Dabney Conwell, Vice president, Benjamin Rose Institute on…

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LC at 40: Lifting local leaders

“The mission of creating more civic-minded leaders in tune with the pulse of what ails the community and what it needs to thrive and support its citizenry, seems to be working,” Crain’s Cleveland Business writes about Leadership Cleveland as the program marks its 40th anniversary. Read it online (Crain’s subscription required) or download a pdf….

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Leadership Cleveland Class of 2018 named

The Cleveland Leadership Center has selected a new class of diverse leaders from a wide variety of public companies, private business enterprises, nonprofit and public-sector institutions to participate in the Leadership Cleveland Class of 2018. Leadership Cleveland is an intensive 10-month program that empowers recognized, senior-level leaders with additional knowledge, skills and relationships to advance…

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