School of Business and Leadership

Next Generation Leadership Program

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Are your next generation leaders ready to elevate your organization to a higher plane?

Partnering with local employers to address regional talent needs, Nazareth School of Business and Leadership Launches Next Generation Leadership Program which was developed through a unique collaboration of regional employers committed to helping the Rochester region develop, attract, and retain top talent. It will equip emerging leaders with the necessary skills to grow businesses and strengthen communities. Starting with its three founding companies, the Next Generation Leadership program will provide organizations with customized leadership training that develops outstanding and emotionally intelligent leaders. Nazareth’s Next Generation Leadership is an executive education certificate program that allows companies to support the success of employees and the organization by making an investment in employees’ leadership skills.

Dan Burns, M&T Bank

"Talent is the key differentiator in the modern economy. For Rochester to compete and win in the race for relevance among creative-class talent, we need to work collaboratively to build programs that develop homegrown talent and grow our culture of learning and innovation to attract talent new to our region. The Next Generation Leadership program is an important step, bring employers together to address workforce needs facing our entire region."

— Dan Burns, regional president, M&T Bank

Bruce Zicari, chief executive officer, The Bonadio Group

"At the Bonadio Group, our people are our top priority. We are thrilled to have the opportunity to get a group of our team members involved in this incredible program where they will grow as leaders, individuals and client service professionals, and we appreciate Nazareth's commitment to advancing leadership and development in our community."

— Bruce Zicari, chief executive officer, The Bonadio Group

Just Remember

  • Leadership development is the greatest investment your company can make to ensure your future success!
  • Your organization needs to prepare employees to lead through turbulent and challenging times.
  • Providing high quality development opportunities promotes retention and supports advancement for valuable employees.

Nazareth College's School of Business and Leadership can work with your organization to provide customized leadership development programs to meet your key needs in developing outstanding and emotionally intelligent leaders.

Let us know of your interest.