$1,500 – $1,800

University of Southern California (USC) Soft Skills Executive Boot Camp

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University of Southern California

Los Angeles, CA 90007

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USC Annenberg Center for Third Space Thinking is presenting a one day, highly interactive leadership development program to help you master the critical soft skills needed in today’s competitive workplace and take your career to the next level.

University of Southern California
Wallis Annenberg Hall
USC Campus
Los Angeles, CA

Save $250 on this event with code TSBC18 when you check out.

You'll Learn How To:

  • Measure your current soft skills proficiency with our proprietary Third Space Thinking Assessment available only to boot camp participants

  • Employ critical leadership skills to navigate the C-suite and influence stakeholders

  • Build empathy to improve employee, customer and stakeholder relationships

  • Become a better problem solver to increase program success

  • Unlock innovative ideas that help drive organizational collaboration

  • Increase professional performance to provide you and your company a competitive advantage

Added Bonus

  • Attendees with receive a certificate in Leadership Development from USC Annenberg.

  • A new onsite + online format to save you time and money

  • Build your professional network at the Boot Camp and with our Third Space Thinking problem-solving app

  • A private, one-on-one session with a professional certified coach

Who Should Attend

The Soft Skills Boot Camp is designed for high performers with 5 to 10 years’ experience in corporations, nonprofits, government and startups with existing roles in communications, human resources, strategic planning, finance, marketing, legal, sales and technology. Participating companies have included: Google, IBM, Western Union, United Airlines, Southern California Edison, AECOM, Quest Diagnostics and more.

What is Included

The registration fee includes daily sessions led by renowned USC faculty, leaders in business and entertainment and a special session with a USC coach, as well as course materials; Third Space Thinking Assessment, interactive team exercises; breakfast; lunch and on-campus parking.


To learn more about the next Third Space Boot Camp, call us at 626.319.1062 or email us at shellee.smith@usc.edu.

About The Center for Third Space Thinking

The USC Annenberg Center for Third Space Thinking has pioneered a new communication-driven, research-based methodology for problem solving that will help employees and their organizations make better decisions in today’s digitally disrupted world.

Through five years of in-depth research, the Center uncovered five critical competencies--Adaptability, Cultural Competency, Empathy, Intellectual Curiosity and 360-Degree Thinking (ACE-IT) that are essential to your success in the workplace.

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