1Berkshire Announces Berkshire Leadership Program Applications Are Now Open

BERKSHIRE COUNTY, MA – 1Berkshire – October 30, 2019 – Starting today, 1Berkshire is accepting applications for its 2020 Berkshire Leadership Program, which is now in its twenty-second year.

WHAT: Berkshire Leadership Program (BLP) applications open; apply now, as only 30 candidates will be selected to participate in the program each year.

WHO: 1Berkshire. Learn more at https://1berkshire.com/about/

WHEN: Applications are open from 10/30/2019 until 12/8/2019

WHERE: The application and more information about the program can be found at https://1berkshire.com/berkshire-leadership-program

WHY: BLP seeks, prepares, and involves individuals from every career level who are committed to addressing community challenges and moving the Berkshires forward.  There have been more than 600 community-minded graduates of the program since its inception in 1997.

BLP brings participants to the next level of personal and professional development and community engagement. The program kicks off with a two-day retreat, which includes training in many facets of leadership, problem-solving techniques, and networking. The retreat is followed by an economic development bus tour of Berkshire County and eight weekly evening sessions on topics that define a community, including education, workforce development, government, energy, community engagement, creative economy, healthcare, and leadership.

About 1Berkshire
1Berkshire is a county-wide organization focused on economic development and promotion of the region as a preferred place to visit, to live, and to grow a business. It provides programs that connect businesses with each other and with potential customers, as well as works to develop future leaders and support entrepreneurs. For more information, visit 1Berkshire.com.

For more information, contact:
Christine Hoyt
(413) 499-1600 x132

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