Preparing for Leadership

Develop the leadership skills of confident leaders. Get noticed and selected for a leadership position! 

Uniquely designed to help new and aspiring leaders create a professional reputation of strong, authentic leadership. Discover the core elements of leadership as you gain insights into your personal leadership style while creating a leadership brand that empowers, inspires, and motivates the people around you. Explore leadership roles as strategist, change agent, coach, manager, communicator, mentor and team member.  Uncover the courage and confidence required to be an authentic, impactful leader.

How You Will Benefit

  • Project a powerful, leadership presence that earns trust and followership
  • Hold conversations that motivate and inspire others to take action 
  • Exude confidence as you take on new leadership challenges
  • Engage employees and maximize productivity through effective leadership
  • Ensure work challenges are being addressed pro-actively and with confidence by your new leaders
  • Define the true work of leadership and understand the impact you have on your team and your organization
  • Discover your personal leadership style and leverage it to strengthen your influence and enhance your effectiveness
  • Create an inspiring leadership brand that differentiates your talent and guides your actions as a leader
  • Build a strong leadership presence and gain credibility, buy-in, and trust through effective and persuasive communication 
  • Approach difficult leadership situations with courage, authenticity, and tact

Course Features

  • Self-assessment for insight into how you are perceived by others
  • Worksheets and exercises to enhance participation and learning
  • You will have an opportunity to be video-recorded for the purpose of deepening your self-awareness and enhancing your leadership presence. 

Who Should Attend

Individuals who are preparing for a leadership role; high potential individuals who are candidates for leadership positions; individuals who are new to leadership and looking to enhance their leadership impact.

Live Online classes are delivered in partnership with American Management Association.



$2,695 Non Member Fee
$2,395 Member Fee

Do you need a different date or location? We offer Courses On Request.

$2,695 Non Member Fee
$2,395 Member Fee

Do you need a different date or location? We offer Courses On Request.

When colleagues learn together, everyone benefits!

Connect with an advisor to discuss delivering this course to your team.

273 Reviews 4 Star

Course Reviews

  • Preparing for Leadership: What It Takes to Lead Apr 26, 2024

    More examples relating to the material would make these abstract ideas easier to understand

  • Preparing for Leadership: What It Takes to Lead Apr 26, 2024

    I found this course overall to be useful, inspiring, and insightful. The facilitator did an excellent job. I appreciated the numerous breakout rooms and mini assignments to break up the lecture-style material. I did not find the Office Politics section t

  • Past Participant, Patient Relations Lead Feb 5, 2024

    Great faciliatator, excellent materials

  • Roger S., Technical Advisor Feb 5, 2024

    Nice interactive course to introduce leardership topics. the instructor has a lot of real world experience and was extremely knowledgeable and approachable in her teaching style

  • Sousanh C., Financial Assistant Dec 12, 2023

    I learned a lot about Leadership. I learned how to communicate at work, what is my communication style, and how accurate my assessment was about me.

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