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The Women's Leadership Weekend Workshop

Date: May 16 - 19, 2013
Location: Hyatt Tamaya Resort
Instructor: Katie Snapp and Carol Wight
Fee: $1350
Room Rate: receive a special room rate of $149 per night

UNM Staff and Faculty: Tuition Remission ($1000) is accepted for the program portion of the workshop.  An additional fee of $350 for meals is required.  Please contact us at 505.277.2525 to register.

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Brief overview:
Katie Snapp and Carol WightResearch states that women have natural leadership skills that add benefit to the bottom line when incorporated and utilized. Skirt Strategies and UNM's Anderson School of Management are pleased to present a remarkable new Leadership and Self Development Weekend Workshop that offers Business Women Leaders an opportunity to access higher levels of awareness that translate directly to their success. Katie Snapp and Carol Wight mission is “To change the course of the nation by helping women develop and fully utilize their natural feminine leadership characteristics.” A little funky and a lot of fun, Katie and Carol know how to combine their unique qualities and drive home solid topics that offer support and guidance to women in business. This workshop will leave you feeling highly energized, with a clarity of strength and purpose, allowing you to focus on important matters that impact your success. Identify simple, yet powerful, strategies you can apply to your future and build relationships with other like-minded women executives.

Who Should Attend?

  • Women In Business looking to improve their effectiveness and reinvigorate their career
  • Executives
  • Business Owners
  • Directors
  • Experienced Managers
  • Entrepreneurs


  • Inventory your leadership strengths and areas for growth
  • Receive feedback on persistent problems or issues
  • Change unwanted habits by creating approaches for revised leadership behaviors
  • Create a personal plan for the next twelve months
  • Network with a collegial and supportive group of leaders
  • Experience expert facilitation, guidance and personal attention
  • Enjoy delicious meals and attend a wine tasting networking event
  • Revel in the beautiful resort surroundings and New Mexico spring weather
  • Reflect and Refresh- apart from the distractions of modern day life
  • A bit of free time to relax, meditate, golf, go horseback riding or enjoy a natural herbal spa treatment.


Hyatt Tamaya

Thursday, May 16

  • 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Welcome Reception and Wine Tasting

Friday, May 17

  • 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Continental Breakfast
  • 9:00 AM - 12 Noon Training Workshop
    • Set your goals and intention for the workshop and how to best dedicate time for you
    • Discover the 4 Principles of Change and their implications
    • Assess the 16 natural intuition skills in the Intuition Model and how they are deployed in your own leadership
    • Begin to define your own past as a sort of story, with sections that have taught you strengths through challenges and lessons on life.
    • Learn the New Life Story® ROADMAP for your reinvigorated leadership *
  • 12 Noon - 1:00 PM Hosted Lunch
  • 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM Training Workshop
    • Challenge your voice and self-statements for intentional leadership
    • Learn how to listen to your body for the messages that you are doing the right thing and taking care of yourself
    • Translate past lessons into empowering and limiting belief systems that may have been somewhat unspoken in your actions
    • Create a Personal Mantra Statement that defines your one-liner
    • Begin to capture a personal action plan for going forward
  • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Hosted Dinner

Saturday, May 18

  • 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Continental Breakfast
  • 9:00 AM - 12 Noon- Training Workshop
    • Skill-building: regulating states of mind for productivity, translating emotion into passion, utilizing confident language for assertion, using the laser technique for direct communications
    • Understand the 6 Ways the Brain Opposes Change and ways to get unstuck
    • Learn to adjust your mindset through productive self-talk
  • 12 Noon - 1:00 PM Lunch
  • 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Training Workshop
    • Examine your innate strengths for reading emotional currents and its significance in building trust in others
    • Learn the 4 Questions that Stimulate Change
    • Refine the art of visualization
    • Create a personal action plan for action and accountability
  • 4:00 PM - Networking Opportunities and Dinner on your own.

Sunday, May 19

  • 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Continental Breakfast
  • 9:00 AM - 12 Noon Training Workshop
    • Retreat wrap up and farewell
  • 12:00 Noon End of Workshop


  • Tuition
  • All workshop Materials
  • Certificate of Completion
  • Katie and Carol's latest book Skirt Strategies: 249 Success Tips for Women in Leadership
  • Wine tasting event
  • Meals
  • And more!

Meals included

  • Thursday May 16 appetizers and wine
  • Friday May 17 breakfast, lunch, & dinner
  • Saturday May 18 breakfast & lunch
  • Sunday May 19 breakfast

Workshop Fee does not cover overnight accommodations at Tamaya. A room block is reserved at a special discount rate of $149.

Call the Tamaya Hyatt Resort at 1-800-633-7313 with the Room Block request for Skirt Strategies and UNM Anderson Women's Weekend Workshop.

Hyatt Regency Tamaya Resort and Spa
Santa Ana Pueblo, NM 87004
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* Katie is Licensed and Specialty-Certified in New Life Story Coaches™ Training in the psychology and neuroscience of leadership