Business Leadership: Becoming Leadership Material

1. INTRODUCTION

This workshop is a tool for your leadership development. It is designed to help you create and accomplish your personal best, and to help you lead others to get extraordinary things done. At its core, leadership means setting goals, lighting a path, and persuading others to follow. But the responsibility entails much more. Leaders must get their message out in a way that inspires, make the most of their limited time, and build roads to precious resources. They must negotiate alliances, improve their colleagues, and align the ambitions of the many with the needs of the organization.

2. OBJECTIVES

Define your role as a manager and identify how that role differs from other roles you have had
Understand the management challenge and the new functions of management
Discover how you can prepare for and embrace the forces of change
Identify ways to get you and your workspace organized, and get a jump on the next crisis
Identify your leadership profile and explore ways to use this knowledge to improve your success as a manager
Enhance your ability to communicate with others in meetings and through presentations
Create an action plan for managing your career success

3. OUTLINE

  • The Learning Organization
  • Personal Mastery/Personal Visions
  • Mental Models
  • Shared Vision
  • Team Learning
  • Systems Thinking
  • Leadership (with LEAD analysis)
  • Trust
  • Change
  • Time Management
  • Managers vs. Leaders
  • Types of Thinking
  • Ethics 101
  • Influence Strategies
  • Relationships (including tips on dealing with conflict)
  • Problem Solving
  • Strategic Planning (SWOT Analysis)
  • Delegation
  • Criteria for Useful Feedback
  • Body Language
  • Meetings
  • Preparing for Meetings
  • Managing Meetings
  • Presentation Tips
  • Skillful Speaking
  • Personal Development

 

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