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The Connective Leadership Institute is a leadership development & research firm, devoted to enabling leaders to address the key challenges of a world where groups with divergent agendas must live and work interdependently.

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[Connective Leadership] "clearly demonstrates how leadership can be effective as situations vary; I feel better able to respond and adjust, building on and growing in my leadership capacity."

Luis Marquez of PUENTE Learning Center

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Warren G. Bennis (1925-2014)
a Eulogy by Jean Lipman-Blumen, Co-Founder, Connective Leadership Institute

With the recent passing of Warren G. Bennis, the field of Leadership Studies has been deprived of a veritable intellectual, genial colossus. Here, at the Connective Leadership Institute, we have lost a key and beloved member of our Sounding Board, as well as a long-time personal friend and colleague.

Bennis, University Professor and Distinguished Professor of Business Administration and Founding Chairman of the Leadership Institute at the University of Southern California’s Marshall School of Business, was a “force of nature”…(Read more)

CLI Leadership Development
Advanced Training Seminar

January 12-13, 2015
California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA

Advanced Training Seminar (ATS) is designed to amplify the knowledge acquired in Seminar Level 1 (Certification Training) and enhance CLI Certified Associates' (CLI-CA) skills in implementing the Connective Leadership Development Program (CLDP).

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ATS Flyer Jan. 2015