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Welcome to the OSU Leadership Center website.
The OSU Leadership Center is lead by a group of professionals dedicated to providing leadership-centered education and research to individuals, organizations and communities. We provide high-quality, practical programs to build and strengthen leadership capacities, and we offer an in-depth collection of leadership-related resources for loan. Created in 1990, the center is located on the Columbus campus of The Ohio State University and is a part of the Departments of Agricultural Communication, Education, and Leadership and OSU Extension. Our mission is to provide research-based resources and high quality practical programs to build and strengthen leadership capacities that make a positive difference in the lives of Ohio's citizens.Read More
In Addition to the 21st Century Workshops, we also facilitate workhops on-site for your organization. Click on the link to learn more about our workshop topics.
Leadership Studies Minor
An exciting new university minor in Leadership Studies is now available to all undergraduate majors at The Ohio State University, excluding those in Arts and Sciences! This minor will build the 21st century knowledge and leadership skills required for today's professionals - no matter where their careers may lead. Read More
Women as Leaders: The 30% Solution
In her book, "Women Lead the Way," Linda Tarr-Whelan discusses the concept of the 30% solution. Tarr-Whelan says that the "30% solution is a proven realistic way to bring more women up into leadership, alter cultural stereotypes, and influence agendas, resources and outcomes." To achieve the 30% solution, we need more women leaders at the top as leaders and board members of companies and organizations, elected politicians and policy makers, and advocating for other women. Read More
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