Module Two: Principles 360-Degree Leaders Practice to Lead Up 

Presented by Marlene Barker

As a business analyst or chapter volunteer you may find yourself to be situated in the middle. Regardless of your position, how can you as leader effectively influence individuals above you when it seems that most leaders want to lead but not be led? As part of our Leadership Series, based on John C. Maxwell’s “The 360-Degree Leader”, you will learn nine principles and many practical tips on how to ‘lead up’.  Applying these ideas will help you in your role of leadership so that you can become a person of influence and perform like a 360-Degree Leader.  
About the presenter:

Marlene is an ambassador for the business analysis discipline and global BA community. She has a passion for improving business performance that support the organization’s strategic goals and objectives across the corporation. Marlene is Practice Lead and Senior Consultant at Veris Inc., a value and results-based consulting firm and is the current IIBA® Regional Director, Americas West. She is a long time member and volunteer at IIBA serving as Chapter president, vice president and has held various other roles including being a BA instructor and sitting on a university BA Advisory Committee. Marlene loves to travel and enjoys international home exchanges.