Leadership

Our leadership program was developed to help students lead, both in the fraternity and in their post-college life. We work with a number of student organizations, university departments, and our side guests to bring the best leadership development, career coaching, and life lessons to our members before they leave to start a life out side of academics. Through leadership opportunities and training our members are preparing to take on the world.

Workshops

We deliver a number of exciting workshops for our members. These range from career development to transferable leadership skills. We partner with University departments like Multicultural Services, the Career Center, and Scholarships and Financial aid to bring our members top quality presenters.

Leadership Development

Strength’s Quest

Goal Setting

Time Management

Building a Diverse Chapter

Career Development

Resume Workshops

Dress to Impress

LinkedIn 101

Interviewing best practices

Money Management

How to apply for Scholarships

Understanding Credit

Bugeting 101

Guest Speakers

Alpha Phi Omega brings in a verity of guest speakers to talk to the chapter about topics ranging from interview skills and resumes to event planning and time management.

APO LEADS

APO LEADS is the national fraternity’s leadership development program. APO LEADS stands for A Personal Odyssey: Launch, Explore, Achieve, Discover, Serve. Each of the components addresses a different aspect of leadership growth that allows attendees to continue developing skills no matter their level of experience. Collectively, this series is designed to equip attendees with the skills to enable them to be successful leaders and team members in any situation they encounter in college and beyond.

APO LEADS course are offered online, at chapter meetings, and primarily at Section and Region Conferences. APO LEADS is a great way to increase your leadership skills while interacting with brothers from the chapter and across the nation. More information can be found at the national fraternity website.

Course Descriptions

Launch

Launch focuses on explaining exactly what it is that makes chapters’ leadership effective and covers the differences between the traditional notion of leadership and the evolving concept of servant leadership.

Explore

Explore teaches students the skills necessary to effectively resolve and manage conflict, discusses the sources of conflict and practicing ethical decision-making, while breaking down different types of conflict and appropriate ways to respond in these situations.

Achieve

Achieve is a course that centers on the advantages of generating a team-like atmosphere by teaching participants a set of skills that set them up to be able to lead their chapters to universal success.

Discover

Discover attendees will learn strategies for assertive communication and self-motivation within the context of the servant chapter model.

Serve

Serve is the final step in your APO LEADS journey. This weekend-long training session designed to allow students to learn and practically apply project and meeting management and delegation in a group setting. Serve is available during the summer and over President’s Day weekend at various locations around the country. There is a $55 student or $75 alumni cost associated with the course that will cover food, supplies, and lodging for the weekend.

APO IMPACT