Transforming Communities by Cultivating Leaders and Innovators
The Center for Innovative Leadership is Furman’s hub for serving the educational needs of professionals and organizations. Combining Furman’s world class academic expertise with leading business experts and coaches, the Center is dedicated to developing strategic leaders, creative problem solvers, and agile innovators who can navigate the complex challenges of today’s world.
At the Center for Innovative Leadership, we harness regional and global expertise to develop leaders who can manage the complex challenges affecting today’s world.
- LEAD 4 SUCCESS®
- Emerging Leaders Bootcamp
- Women’s Leadership Initiative
Leadership Short Courses
- Better Conversations Everyday
- CliftonStrengths™: Discovery
- CliftonStrengths™: Strategies for Success
- Foundations of Leadership
At the Center for Innovative Leadership, we know that technology, strategy, and culture are constantly evolving. Furman has been recognized as the #4 most innovative school in the nation, let us help you keep your knowledge fresh and your skill up to date with the latest trends in innovation.
- User Experience (UX) Professional Certificate
- User Interface (UI) Professional Certificate
Innovation Short Courses
- Design Thinking
- Entrepreneur Mindset
- Software and Coding Fundamentals for UX
The Center for Innovative Leadership is proud to partner with the UX Design Institute to offer their industry leading UX and UI programs at Furman. These programs are designed for professionals who want to elevate their career in one of the fastest growing professions in the world.
Coaching is a key part of your leadership journey. Learn from seasoned professionals and leverage their expertise to help you find solutions to your most pressing issues.
We offer coaching in the following areas:
- CliftonStrengths™ Coaching
- Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion
- Emotional Intelligence
- Leading Innovation
- Millennial Leaders
- Performance Coaching
- Strategic Leadership
- Women Leaders
Work with us to deliver transformative programs tailored directly to your business needs.
We offer custom programs and consulting in the following areas:
- Benchmarks 360
- Boundary Spanning Leadership
- Design Thinking
- Driving Innovation
- ESG: Carbon Accounting
- ESG: Materials Assessment
- Fundamental Interpersonal Relations Orientation-Behavior™
- Leadership Network Diagnostic
- Leading Change
- Managing Polarities