Welcome to the CGU Staff Professional Development website.

Please see below the Calendar for the 2020 Professional Development Program, feel free to reach out to Alejandra Gaytan at alejandra.gaytan@cgu.edu if you have any questions or feedback about the program.



Today, leadership requires a more complex set of skills and values than at any time in the past. Vision, trust, integrity and empowerment have become critical elements of effective leadership. This training will provide the framework for becoming an effective and ethical leader whether leading a small team of people or a large organization.

Participants will:

  • Identify the challenges of leadership
  • Discuss myths and realities of leadership
  • Describe the qualities of an effective leader
  • Create an action plan for developing leadership skills
  • Determine the difference between leaders and managers
  • Define the differences between leadership today and in the past