In terms of the organisation’s strategic objectives, good progress was made on all five strategic pillars. Managerial Leadership Development remains at the core of our strategic focus. Our leadership development programmes are designed to enhance managerial leadership capacities. The various programme design and evaluation differs from traditional professional development programs in terms of the: learning projects that address agreed-upon agency issues that focus on both managing and leading; and participant-centred learning with individualized coaching.
The Women in Power Programme (WIP) is a Duke Corporate Education Programme designed exclusively for female BMF members in senior executive positions.
The programme is ran annually with applications commencing in March – April each year. The programme covers the following concepts:
Applications for WIP open in April annually.Contact Us
The Fuqua School of Business at the Duke University, has partnered with Duke Corporate Education RSA and the Black Management Forum to offer a Leadership Fellowship Program to high potential BMF member(s). The program is exclusive to paid-up BMF members and is designed to help business professionals reach their full leadership potential.
The LFP offers a comprehensive approach to leadership and draws on research from many fields, including organisational behaviour, sociology, psychology, and political science. It will provide insight into your personal leadership style and a framework to develop it in an intense and supportive environment.
Applications for LFP open in February annually.Contact Us
THE BMF - Young Professionals Development Programme (YPDP) is designed for the BMF Young Professional. The programme seems to prepare young professionals to contribute to economic development by enhancing their knowledge and skills necessary to lead careers that make a positive impact on their respective organisations and the economy.
Applications for YPDP open in February annually.Contact Us
The BMF student chapter Summit for Leadership Development (SLD) is coordinated by the BMF for its Student membership. This 3-day gathering aims to guide our future leaders through the promotion of leadership and professional development. Over and above ensuring that these student leaders are well informed about the mandate of the BMF for the benefit of their membership.
Approximately 110 students, both undergraduate and postgraduate, attend SLD from various institutions of higher learning across the country. Participation is strictly limited to BMF student chapter members serving in the student leadership structures across provinces, branches and various institutions of higher learning.
For more information on SLD or becoming a member at a student chapter branch:
Contact: Miss Martha Mabena
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