Embark on a transformative leadership journey with our Executive Ready program, a six-month development experience designed for emerging executive leaders seeking to elevate their impact. This program provides a strategic roadmap for participants to cultivate high-performing, connected, and innovative teams. Through a curated curriculum, individuals will acquire high-impact, practical techniques to prioritize effectively, establish a cadence of accountability, foster influential relationships, and navigate challenging conversations essential for inspiring positive behavior change.

At the helm of this enriching program are distinguished facilitators Karin Hurt and David Dye. Karin and David, both award-winning authors and Founders of Let’s Grow Leaders bring a wealth of experience and commitment to making a positive impact on leaders’ lives. Karin is renowned for her expertise in developing courageous leaders, advancing great cultures, and inspiring efficient teams globally. David plays a pivotal role in growing leaders worldwide through the use of practical tools and transformational achievements without sacrificing leaders humanity. Join the Executive Ready program to gain the confidence and competence needed to exert influence and drive strategic change within your credit union. The deadline to apply for this amazing program is March 29, 2024.

Choose between Portland, Oregon or Phoenix, AZ for the first in-person session in May. Both cohorts will come together in-person for their final session in Denver, Colorado in tandem with the 2024 GoWest MAXX Convention held at the Gaylord Rockies Resort and Convention Center October 13-16. A discounted price to attend the 2024 GoWest MAXX Convention will be available for Executive Ready participants. 

Who Should Attend?

Executive Ready is for strategic level leaders looking to build a roadmap in cultivating high performing, connected, and innovative teams and departments.

The Takeaway

Executive Ready is designed to accelerate executive-level leadership skill development and build high-performing teams. Presented in an evidence-based and highly interactive format, Executive Ready leverages thought leaders, conversations, practice, and engagement with peers to increase synthesis and application of advanced concepts and build strategic confidence and competence for deeper influence and impact. 

GoWest Solutions Is Sending One Leader to the Program Tuition-Free

GoWest Solutions is proud to sponsor the 2024 Executive Ready Scholarship Contest, which will award one candidate a tuition-free registration to the 2024 Executive Ready Program. GoWest Solutions creates value at all levels of the credit union system and is committed to helping credit unions develop their talent. Click on the “Scholarship Contest” icon to learn more. Submit your application here.

Executive Ready has inspired me to be more intentional about my executive presence - "living in the and" to be both confident and humble, focusing on results and relationships.
Deborah Donnelly, Senior Program Manager of Talent Development, BECU
Executive Ready inspired me to look for ways to be more intentional and creative in communications, both within my team and my organization.
Tracey Scheradella, VP of Mortgage Services, Rivermark Community CU