Innovators Breakfast: Leading At Any Level

Friday January 11

General Assembly DC

1133 15th Street NW 8th Foor, Washington, DC 20005


Many of us have a tendency to downplay our leadership abilities and hold ourselves back from achieving more in our work and beyond. Join us for breakfast and an interactive workshop, where you'll learn how to confidently identify as a leader to ensure that when opportunities come your way, you're prepared and can take advantage of them.

We'll also guide you to feel confident about your social and professional interactions so that you always show up as your best self. Our goal in this workshop is to support your professional growth and allow you to self identify as a leader and embrace your ability to lead – no matter your job title.

Here’s the deal:

During our time together, you'll learn actionable tools and techniques including: How to embrace all forms of feedback How to harness the power of mistakes Ways to self-identify as an everyday leader Ways to utilize your unique values for success How to understand your impact through self awareness How to minimize self doubt and downward talk   About the Presenter Jacqueline BakerFounder of Scarlet Communications | Author of Leader by Mistake | Senior Advisor, Innovation Program Manager at AARP Jacqueline Baker has a more nuanced and modern approach to leadership – she believes that leadership shouldn’t only coalesce among our C-suite executives, and instead that leadership can be a vast and inclusive concept, and everyone has leadership potential in their own unique way in both professional and social settings. As the Principal Consultant and Founder of Scarlet Communications, Jacqueline trains individuals and organizations to develop and refine important leadership and etiquette skills and embrace experiences that increase confidence and provide a competitive advantage.

Jacqueline has provided training to corporations and community organizations, including Nike, the Department of Defense, the Detroit Lions, Deloitte, the Buffalo Bills, Ernst & Young, Fiat Chrysler, Midnight Golf, the DC Mayor’s office and many others. Jacqueline also serves as the Senior Advisor, Innovation Program Manager at AARP Innovation Labs, where she curates innovation focused events, conference engagements and accelerator relationships to ensure that everyone is empowered to choose how they live as they age.     By submitting your email address, you agree to receive updates about news, programs, and special events from General Assembly.

General Assembly DC

1133 15th Street NW 8th Foor, Washington, DC 20005