Webinar Details
Course Description

Most leadership training focuses on leading downstream, with the goal of eventually advancing to an executive role. Few people get to be "top dog" in their organization. Even then, most CEOs report to a board or ownership group. In this webinar, Jon Lokhorst, CPA and Leadership Coach will discuss the skills and tactics needed to develop an effective working relationship with your boss and other superiors. Jon will walk through how to gain the credibility and support necessary to get things done and advance professionally. 

Learning Objectives
  • Identify the importance of trust in gaining credibility with your boss and co-workers.
  • Recognize and respect your boss' preferences for communication, reports, and conflict situations.
  • Discover how to value and receive upward leadership.
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Who Should Attend

CPAs, finance/accounting professionals interested in leadership and advancement within their firms and organizations. 

Advanced Preparation


Presenter Details
  • Jon Lokhorst
    • Executive Leadership Coach, Lokhorst Consulting

    Jon Lokhorst, CPA, ACC, is a leadership coach and consultant. He partners with CPAs, CFOs, and other leaders who face massive change in their industry and recognize the need for a new model of leadership to navigate those challenges. Prior to launching Lokhorst Consulting LLC, Jon enjoyed a 30-plus year career as a CPA, CFO, and organizational leader.

NASBA Sponsor
  • National Registry of CPE Sponsors for the QAS self-study delivery method
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Date & Time
Friday, June 7, 2024

11:00 AM EDT (see additional timezones)

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