What is ECU GROW?

Guided Reflection On Work

  • To help students translate what they have learned from their ECU jobs to their future careers
  • Set of 5 competencies

Leadership Competencies

Competency Handouts

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Effective Communication

Ability to listen effectively and relay information via written, verbal, and non-verbal means in a way that is understood by target audience.


Effective Reasoning

Ability to identify challenges and form alternative solutions and approaches to problems using logic while maintaining the integrity of all individuals/organizations.



Ability to cooperate and work effectively with others to achieve a common goal or outcome.



Ability to build on personal and ethical foundation while demonstrating integrity, responsibility, and dependability to do assigned tasks with minimal supervision while maintaining a professional level of trust.



Demonstrating flexibility in the face of changing circumstances and responding proactively to adversity.