Courses and Learning Journeys

Become a More Inclusive Leader Today

Explore all that the Institute has to offer — from certificate courses to customized learning journeys.

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Inspire women to achieve their full potential
Diversity in leadership has a proven positive impact on business results. Investing in diverse talent is key to ensuring greater parity in leadership roles. Our high-impact programs provide tools, networks, and most importantly, an understanding of how gender and other social identities shape leadership. They help you engage and retain high potential diverse talent and accelerate the advancement of women.
Unlock leadership potential through inclusion
Recent events have galvanized leaders across all industries to create more equitable and inclusive organizations. However, many struggle to put those aspirations into practice. Our proprietary framework The Work of the Inclusive Leader™ provides clear, practical actions that anyone can take to lead more inclusively, step up as an ally, and make change. Leaders at all levels who take these actions will amplify their organization’s success.

Skill-building that really moves the needle

Our certificate programs and leadership modules will help you earn professional credentials while building skills that foster diversity, equity, inclusion, and allyship. Our experts will help you gain essential insights into specific leadership topics.

Certificate Courses

Our flagship programs help cultivate the essential skills to become influential leaders in your organization and explore the actions the inclusive leader so you can increase your effectiveness and impact.

Leadership Modules

Our dynamic sessions leverage our proprietary learning frameworks to ensure you come away with concrete outcomes: actions you can take, benchmarks to stay accountable, next steps to continue learning.

Custom Learning Journeys

We partner with you to create results-driven program content for all levels of your organization. Build a culture of inclusion. Develop your women leaders. Foster allyship and equity in your next generation leaders.

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Institute Expert

Not sure where to start? Fill out a contact form with your questions and the Institute staff will give guidance on which option might be right for you or your organization.

The 43rd Simmons Leadership Conference

Join us in Boston or online from anywhere. This year you can attend in-person in Boston or join us virtually from anywhere in the world. Together we’ll explore how to model inclusive leadership while pursuing our goals. Gain wisdom from world-class women leaders. Build leadership skills and knowledge. Network with peers and allies from around the globe.

Client Spotlight

Client Success Stories

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Advancing high-potential women leaders in pharma

A global pharmaceutical company wanted to create a hands-on program to fast-track its most promising women leaders into C-suite executives.

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Redefining diversity & inclusion in tech

After a major merger and strategy change, a leading tech company needed a total redesign of its Diversity & Inclusion program.

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Becoming the finance employer of choice for women

A top U.S. finance firm set a goal of recruiting and retaining the finest women leaders with an innovative leadership program featuring mentorship from C-suite executives.