The looming worldwide leadership shortage means that organizations, where women lag in leadership roles, are missing a huge opportunity. So, the question arises how to develop the diverse strengths of women for ‘Positive Business Results’? The answer is to introduce your women to Leadership allows you to shore up your bench strength while leveraging your women leaders’ unique strengths to drive strong business results. Research shows that women bring unique characteristics and capabilities to the leadership challenges they face. To be successful, organizations need to leverage this diversity of leadership: to improve the quality of decision-making, provide inspiration and role modeling, and tap into diverse points of view. In addition, having both women and men in leadership roles helps organizations reflect the customers they serve, giving the perspective needed to increase sales and fuel growth. Organizations that create a culture of equal opportunity and diversity are better able to attract, retain, and motivate the most qualified individuals.
This hands-on leadership course shows women how to strategically use their strengths and abilities—competitive edge—while mastering their emotions in even the most unwelcoming atmosphere. This course will help to discover how to conduct yourself in a manner that earns you respect and pursue your goals with positive energy. Return to your job feeling confident, ready to compete fearlessly, and in a better position to be recognized for your true capabilities.
An increased understanding of personal strengths and barriers to being a successful and authentic leader.
Becoming a more confident, assertive woman in a competitive, male-dominated world
A self-created action plan to leverage their strengths and a vision of their authentic leadership.
A better understanding of systemic barriers to women’s achievement, and powerful strategies for change.
Increased ability to negotiate their own success and create value for the organization.
Ways to manage gender bias challenges.
Increased skill in having the constructive conversation where actions are consistent with their values and aspirations, especially in high stakes situations.
A self-crafted plan to build a network, to be known and be sponsored for opportunities.
Examples of women role models for woman practice leadership.
Expanding your strategic network in a virtual world
A lasting network of women leaders.
Who Should Attend?
Women leaders at all levels in the organization
women managers who are ready to move into leadership roles
Women Business Professionals
Day 1: Leadership Thinking and Decision Making
What Makes a ‘Leader’ – Case Studies
Role of Corporate Governance in Women Leadership
The Real Return on Investment – ROI – Business Case for Diversity
Personal Leadership ‘Perspective’
What is personal Leadership, Self-Image, and Self-Awareness
Theories of self-concept and Personal leadership
How to Optimize Personality strengths and overcome weaknesses
Understanding of Personality Styles
What We Can Learn from Personal Failure
Day 2: Strategic Thinking Skills for Corporate Development
Development of Corporate Strategy in Uncertainty and Crisis
Problem Framing and Re-Framing Challenges
Decision Making – Women Leaders
Leading High-Performance Team
Gender Negotiations – Collaborative Way to Get ‘YES’
Crisis Management: Leading Teams Under High Stress
Examples of Women on Boards- Development Path
The Art of Verbal and non-Verbal Communication
Day 3: Developing Your Leadership Brand and Networks for Executive Presence
What Successful Women Leaders Have in Common
Leveraging and Building Your Network Relationships
Developing Your Leadership Brand
Implementing the Coaching, Feedback and Delegation Process
Leading more effective meetings
Quantitative Intuition: Building Confidence and Taking Intelligent Risks
Enhancing Your Executive Presence
Discussion, Reflection, and Evaluation
Day 4: A Day Tour – Istanbul Sightseeing
Bosphorus by Boat
Lunch in Bosphorus
Rumeli Hisar Museum
Day 4: A Day Tour – Brisbane Sightseeing
Full-day sightseeing tour of Brisbane
Coach tour of Brisbane’s city-center architectural highlights
Cruise along the Brisbane River
Cuddle a koala at Lone Pine, Australia’s oldest koala sanctuary
Day 4: A Day Tour – Sydney Sightseeing
Full-day sightseeing tour of Sydney
See Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Opera House, and Bondi Beach
Take in the views from Mrs. Macquarie’s Chair, The Gap, and Milson’s Point
Explore Sydney neighborhoods like Paddington, Darlinghurst, Manly and the Northern Beaches
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