Success in certain industries can be tied directly to communication, management and leadership skills. One of those fields is the building industry and qualified individuals will have an opportunity to sharpen those skills by taking part in the Construction Leadership Institute, an accelerated, nine-week program, at Southern Illinois University in Edwardsville according to Kristine Jarden, the Director of Executive Education in the SIUE School of Business.

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Jarden says they are currently accepting early applications for the program, which will enroll up to 35 emerging leaders in the field. Early enrollment ends November 14, the class will run from January thorough March 2015. To register or learn more call 650-2668 or

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