Experience the NEXTLEADER Journey
Become the Next Leader of the Trucking Industry
Over the course of this 12-month program, you will learn how to: build teams, become a person of influence, negotiate with confidence, cultivate relationships, deliver powerful presentations, lead meetings effectively, understand & develop company metrics, leverage your MTA membership, interact with legislators and government agencies, strategically think & plan, and communicate effectively.
Now Accepting Applications for the 2020/2021 Class (Deadline July 31, 2020).
Contact with questions about the program.
Class Schedule: (September 2020 to August 2021)
Session 1 (September): Team Building, Trucking, & Interacting with Government Officials & Agencies
Session 2 (October - Online): Are You an Effective Leader? The Maxwell Leadership Assessment
Session 3 (November): John Maxwell Professional Development & Leadership Training
Session 4 (January): Leading Critical Conversations – MTA Safety Conference
Session 5 (February): Leading Change Through Influence – MTA Truck to the Capitol
Session 6 (March): Effective Negotiations and Communication
Session 7 (April): Learning Through Leadership – MTA Trucking Management Conference
Session 8 (June): Leading Volunteers – MTA Minnesota Truck Driving Championships
Session 9 (July - Online): Leading Effective Meetings
Session 10 (August): Cultivating Relationships, NEXTLEADER Council, Graduation - Annual Conference
**Note: Social distancing and sanitization practices will be in place during in-person events.
In-person Sessions may be converted into Virtual training sessions if meetings are restricted by Executive Order.