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Essential Leadership and People Skills Every Successful Midwife Needs

Course Description

Success in midwifery extends far beyond medical and clinical knowledge alone. Increasing your positive impact, opportunities and confidence in your field begins with leadership development & emotional Intelligence. With so many responsibilities and pressures it’s important that midwife students and practitioners have the full suite of these leadership tools to be successful in interacting with patients, peers and superiors while navigating a variety of situations. These tools allow you to work smarter and not harder, leverage your strengths, and keep you motivated in the essential work you do each and every day.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this session, participants will be able to:

1. Effectively identify their unique strengths that will increase their effectiveness in the work they do, so they work smarter and not harder.
2. Apply and Increase their use of essential soft skills to elevate their interactions with others
3. Execute the secret to maintaining their focus and motivation to feel energized even when times get challenging
4. Strengthen their communication capabilities to connect better with patients, peers, and superiors
5. Boost their collaboration and connection with peers to capitalize on group strengths


Victoria Baylor CODC, CNLP, CP

Speakers Bios
Victoria Baylor CODC, CNLP, CP (she/her) is a Certified Leadership Mindset Coach, Organizational Development consultant, TEDx speaker & keynote speaker. She has been an entrepreneur and researcher for 16 years and is the founder of Victoria Baylor Leadership and OD Solutions ( She understands the challenges that leaders often face and offers empowering coaching that helps them elevate their leadership strengths, overcome mindset blocks (like fear, confidence issues, imposter syndrome, etc.) and activate their full potential. As an OD consultant she partners with organizations to conduct interactive workshops & interventions to improve their employee connections, communication, and retention. She serves on several Boards. She is a member of multiple professional organizations such as SHRM and Rotary Savannah East and is active in her church. For additional fun, she enjoys traveling, reading, movies & sewing. She resides in Savannah, GA with her family.

CEs Offered: 1 CE

Course expiration: March 27, 2026