Legacy Lab

Legacy Lab

Overview

This series of two workshops is designed to help you unlock your personal capabilities and increase your influence and resilience. The workshops will be filled with reflective activities, powerful stories, and meaningful engagement with your peers. You will craft your life purpose and vision, clarify your values, and experiment with new ways of interacting and leading. Ultimately, you’ll emerge as a stronger leader poised to create a lasting legacy.

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Skills

Skills You’ll Learn

Advancing Self-Development

You will learn how to apply a powerful framework to your life that will help you become a transformational leader. Along the way, you’ll gain four powerful tools that you can use to propel your self-development.

Clarifying Purpose and Values

You will begin uncovering your life purpose and core values, which will help you build a foundation for your authentic leadership that is rooted in passion and integrity.

Developing a Growth Mindset

You’ll discover how to achieve more by learning more. During the workshop, feedback and self-reflection will be two powerful sources of insight, helping you develop a balanced view of yourself and energizing learning goals.

Building Trust

You’ll assess how you add value in groups and discover how to enhance your impact. During the workshop, you’ll surface insights about how to build strong relationships and teams that thrive.

Registration

Details

Fall 2023
Session 1: Monday, November 6
Session 2: Monday, November 13

Winter 2024 (virtual)
Session 1: Monday, February 5
Session 2: Monday, February 12

Time Commitment
4 hours (2 hours each session)

Participant Requirements
Any U-M Student
Ability to attend both sessions

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Registration

Registration is closed. Ross students will be notified via email when registration reopens. Non-Ross students are invited to fill out the interest form below to receive the same communication.

Testimonials

Elizabeth Ritter, MSI ‘22

Elizabeth Ritter, MSI ‘22

Testimonials

"Legacy Lab sessions have been instrumental in shaping my reflective capabilities and inspiring me to draft a purpose statement. With additional guidance from interactive 1:1 and group discussion time, I now feel inspired to begin implementing changes in both my personal and professional life to help make my purpose statement a reality."

Claire Pardington, WMBA ‘21

Claire Pardington, WMBA ‘21

Testimonials

"Legacy Lab is a really insightful and eye opening way to help you determine who you are, what you stand for, and how to apply that to the decisions you make for your life. I feel more grounded and sure about what is important to me and the next moves I need to make to pursue things I want for myself in a truly authentic and meaningful way!

Michael McMenamin, FTMBA ’21

Michael McMenamin, FTMBA ’21

Testimonials

"Legacy Lab provided me with an amazing opportunity to reflect about myself, my goals, and my purpose in life all while connecting with other students!"

Katie Lin, MBA ’21

Katie Lin, MBA ’21

Testimonials

"I loved the structure in thinking through some very ambiguous topics as well as the scientific research underpinning the topics discussed. Being able to seriously evaluate my values and develop a purpose statement has helped me gain focus on my academic and recruiting endeavors."

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