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Open Enrollment | July 2021

July 19 - 20 & 26 - 28

one 2.5 hour session each day

Valuing All Voices

Join leaders from different companies at an immersive virtual Leadership Experience designed specifically to share best practices and gain new perspectives.

Explore powerful leadership topics and insights from the music industry. Participants will learn how the foundations of songwriting, such as giving others a voice, personal risk-taking, and leading with empathy, apply to their role as a leader.


Whether your organization needs to drive strong personalities to collaborate or ensure every team member's strengths are leveraged best, the Inclusive Leader Experience will make a lasting impact on the hearts and minds of your leaders.

Leadership Lessons:

  • collaborate

    Create Harmony

    Collaborate More Effectively

  • engagement

    Foster Alignment

    Build Engagement and Increase Influence 

  • inclusion

    Give Everyone a Voice

    Create a Community of Inclusion and Support


«I was skeptical at first, wondering what music had to do with inclusive leadership, but looking back at our experience, I have a deeper appreciation and understanding of how to effectively collaborate amongst a team to drive towards a common goal.»

Manager, Employee & Organizational Development at Defense & Aviation Company

What's included:

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    Session 1: July 19 | 10:00am - 12:30pm ET on Zoom

    Engages Self in the Effort

    A jazz musician and collaboration expert shares practical ways to improvise during times of ambiguity and to embrace a culture that encourages creative ideas.

  • Simmone Jones

    Session 2: July 20 | 10:00am - 12:30pm ET on Zoom

    Pursues Diverse Perspectives

    Learn from a multi-talented artist who searches for new sounds from various cultures to create her genre-bending musical style.

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    Session 3: July 26 | 10:00am - 12:30pm ET on Zoom

    Orchestrates Collaboration & Community

    Engage with a Principal Pops Conductor who uses conducting as a metaphor for collaborative leadership that requires significant cooperation in order to ensure everyone is heard.

  • markvictoria-2

    Session 4: July 27 | 10:00am - 12:30pm ET on Zoom

    Builds Alignment & Extends Influence

    Participate in a rich dialogue about the link between leadership and engagement, as well as the importance of emotional connection when collaborating with others after a Songwriters in the Round performance at The Bluebird Cafe.

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    Session 5: July 28 | 10:00am - 12:30pm ET on Zoom

    Empowers for High Performance

    An award-winning songwriter will work with small groups to generate ideas, support each other, and create an environment of psychological safety as you collaborate to write and record an original song. You will get a video recording of your song as a takeaway along with lessons learned.

Leadership Facilitators:


Angel Nix

Angel brings more than 20 years of experience in the fields of leadership and organizational development. She specializes in diversity, equity and inclusion training to enlighten perspectives of all walks of life.


Imran Rehman

Imran brings nearly 30 years of experience as an organization and employee experience specialist. He is passionate about creating the conditions for successful teams through strengthening psychological safety.

Join an Experience Like No Other

July 19 - 20 & 26 - 28

one 2.5 hour session each day