How to Develop Your Leadership Skills and Impact
Updated on Sep, 2023
Language - English
Leadership is a topic that attracts a great deal of attention, with much of it being over-hyped. In this course, internationally renowned author Dr Neil Thompson presents a clear and down-to-earth introduction to what leadership is all about.
Neil has decades of experience of running effective workshops around leadership and related matters and has also provided consultancy services to a range of organizations to enable leaders at all levels to develop their knowledge, skills and confidence in making a positive difference to the people they lead.
Unfortunately, leadership is a topic that has been dealt with in highly oversimplified ways in many instances, thereby leaving leaders ill-equipped to rise to the challenges involved. This course shows an appreciation of the complexities involved and provides an important foundation of understanding for current and aspiring leaders to build on as they grow and develop over time.
If you are new to leadership or you are struggling to establish yourself as an effective leader, this course is for you. It will give you a clear picture of what leadership is all about and point you in the right direction in terms of developing your own leadership style and approach with a view to making you as effective and influential as possible.
Who this course is for:
- Current and aspiring leaders across all sectors
What will you learn in this course:
More fully understand the relationship between management and leadership
Appreciate the importance of effective leadership for organizational success
Explore ways of developing leadership skills
Be more confident in carrying out leadership activities
What are the prerequisites for this course?
All that is needed is an interest in developing your leadership capabilities.
Check out the detailed breakdown of what’s inside the course
- Prologue 00:45 00:45
- Introduction 05:15 05:15
- Part 1 - Leaders and managers 14:25 14:25
- Part 2 - Principles of good practice 14:04 14:04
- Part 3 - Obstacles and pitfalls 11:12 11:12
- Conclusion 03:01 03:01
Dr Neil Thompson is a highly experienced tutor and trainer. He is highly respected for his ability to explain complex ideas clearly and effectively. His gentle voice and unhurried approach are widely appreciated by online learners as will as attendees at his conferences and workshops.
He is an independent writer, educator and adviser based in Wales. He is also a visiting professor at the Open University in the UK.. He is a well-published author with over 200 publications to his name, including over 40 books, several of which are bestsellers. He has been a speaker at conferences in the UK, Ireland, Italy, Spain, Norway, the Netherlands, Greece, the Czech Republic, Turkey, Hong Kong, India, the United States, Canada and Australia.
User your certification to make a career change or to advance in your current career. Salaries are among the highest in the world.
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