Personal Development

Personal Development Programming

MLL teaches important life skills to point high-school-aged young women on a trajectory to success in an ever changing world.

Becoming your best YOU

This part of Metro Leadership League’s focus is personal, foundational and important. When young women are confident inside their own skin, their level of possibility rises exponentially. Life skills taught, modeled and practiced in this area include the following:

  • Decision making
  • Living with Intention – concept of intentionality
  • Setting boundaries
  • Mapping goals
  • Time management
  • Healthy diet and exercise
  • Appropriate dress & make-up
  • Stress management
  • Personal style
  • Successful relationships
  • Career & education exploration, post high school
  • Value & character exploration
  • Preparing for advanced education
  • Exploring talents (i.e. cooking, sewing, gardening, cosmetology)
  • Self Advocacy

“MLL means having self-respect and knowing how to respect others and treat others like how we want to be treated. The coaches are very heartwarming and welcoming.” - Jessica, MLL Member, Class of 2021