Would you like to learn how to improve your leadership skills? How to work with different personality types? Or maybe what drives the Burt County economy and how we can work together to improve it? Or do you have an employes who you think would benefit from a class such as this?

Burt County Economic Development and UNL Extension are again sponsoring the Burt County Leadership Class. The day-long classes will be held once a month on the first Wednesday of the month, from June 5 through Dec. 4.

Participants will be learning from UNL Extension professionals, beginning with a Meyers-Briggs personality test and how each individual type interacts with others. Other topics include: Leading with Clarity and Focus, A Sense of Place for Burt County, Managing Conflict, and many others.

Along with learning leadership qualities, there will be tours of county businesses and tourism locations that stoke the engine that drives the local economy.

The deadline for registration is May 1. The cost for this seven-month class is $125.

Anyone interested in being part of this class is asked to contact Burt County Economic Development Corp.Executive Director Patty Plugge at burtcoedc@abbnebraska.com; or Extension Educator Carroll Welte at cwelte1@unl.edu.