Career Development

At NextUp, we believe that true progress is made when growth meets goals. With our career development offerings, we work to both gain awareness of one’s current position and strategically shift perspectives on leadership throughout organizations. NextUp fuels great organizations with ever-growing talent and deep leadership insights.

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Advocacy in Action (Formerly Beyond Allies)

NextUp Advocacy in Action (formerly NextUp Beyond Allies) is a 6-week virtual program, developed for men but open to all leaders, focused on actionable steps…

Training Details
  • Virtual
  • Who Should Attend?: All people leaders
  • Cost: $575 per participant

Leading with Emotional Intelligence

Research shows IQ is responsible for 25% of leadership success, and 75% is based on Emotional Intelligence (EQ). EQ is the key to being an…

Training Details
  • Virtual or In-person
  • 6 weeks before targeted start time
  • Who Should Attend?: Professionals at all career levels
  • Cost: $15,000 / 24 participants | $349 / additional participant
  • Facilitator: Kathleen Ortiz, M.S.

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Why is career development important?

Pushing individuals to succeed is an important aspect of career development. At its core, career development is just personal growth made profitable. When we look within, refine our own skills, and grow, we can not just make our companies better but also make ourselves feel confident and secure. 

Why is having career development goals important?

Setting goals is the first step in achieving them. Without setting clear goals for what you want your future career to look like, it is truly impossible to achieve the greatness you desire. A well defined career development goal doesn’t just set the standard for where you want to be, it also inspires you to get there. 

How can NextUp support your career development plans?

NextUp is dedicated to helping individuals and organizations strategically develop and accomplish career development plans. A clear career development plan helps integrate your goals in an actionable way to see measurable success. Through our training, you’ll gain the skills to not just set your career goals but also strategically plan to accomplish your goals in a timeframe that works for you and your organization.

Who should attend a NextUp career development program?

NextUp offers career development programs for both groups and individuals. For emerging leaders and individual contributors who want to improve their emotional intelligence, strengthen their leadership skills, and advance their careers, check out NextUp’s Leading with Emotional Intelligence program. 

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