Art and Science of Leadership

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Non Credit
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Leadership is both an art and a science. In this workshop, you will learn the key elements of being both a leader and a manager.

The focus is on leadership and management competencies. You will learn how to understand different leadership styles and approaches to enhance management effectiveness. You’ll gain skills in people management, time management and effective communication. You’ll model real-life experiences and take part in learning activities to promote skill building.

Can be taken individually or as part of the Leadership and Management Certificate Program.

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Who can benefit:

  • Employees who are new to management
  • Individuals who have been recently promoted
  • Any employee wishing to become a better manager
  • Individuals or entrepreneurs wishing to grow their business


Glenn Courounis, Human Resources/OD Leader

Glenn Courounis has over 40 years of human resources experience in the New York metro area. His areas of expertise include organizational development, leadership, employee engagement, and labor and employee relations. He has held multiple leadership positions including Vice President of Human Resources at Lenox Hill Hospital; Senior Vice President of Human Resources at CenterLight Health System; Senior Vice President of Human Resources at Bon Secours Health System, and Director of Labor and Employee Relations at Mount Sinai Hospital. He began his career as a union representative for the New York State Nurses Association, and also worked as a human resources consultant at Towers Perrin (now Towers Watson).

He most recently served as Nassau Queens PPS’s Director of Organizational Development, responsible for overseeing DSRIP Workforce initiatives including developing and coordinating training programs, college outreach, and communications. He currently provides Human Resources, management and organizational development consulting and training within his LLC, Bonus HR Consulting. He teaches multiple courses as an Adjunct Professor in the Robert B. Willumstad School of Business MBA program at Adelphi University in Garden City, NY, and as an Instructor with Nassau Community College.

Mr. Courounis has a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration/Psychology from SUNY Albany and a Master of Science degree in Industrial Relations from Rutgers University.

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Hagedorn Hall of Enterprise 121
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Levermore Hall, 303
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