Good leadership is critical to individual and organizational success in today's challenging global IT environment. Leaders are needed at every level of an organization, and IT is no exception. Whether you’re an experienced leader, relatively new to leadership, or thinking about taking the step up to leadership, this modular Leadership Boot Camp has something for you. Taught in an intensive 5-day format, this Boot Camp Workshop gives IT professionals a strong foundation upon which they can continue to build, using their personal Leadership Development Plan developed over the duration of the Leadership Boot Camp. The emphasis of this workshop is on learning and applying simple and proven leadership principles and techniques. Participants learn how to leverage existing strengths, identify opportunities for leadership development and growth, and find their own path as a leader. Module 1 focuses on developing the core leadership skills and behaviours essential to success as a leader at any level. Module 2 focuses on the need for leaders to have and demonstrate strong communication skills and offers a proven best-practices framework a leader can use to maximize communication effectiveness. Module 3 focuses on how leaders can build strong teams to achieve goals through effective feedback and coaching. Participants also have the option to continue their leadership journey after the workshop with professional leadership coaching. Five hours of professional coaching can be pre-purchased at a special workshop fee for those wishing additional support with implementing their personal leadership development plan.
There are no prerequisites for this course. However, to maximize time in the classroom the Everything DiSC Management Assessment is completed online and before attending the class Participants are expected to have printed and read their assessment report prior to attending (approximately 20 minutes to compete the assessment and an additional 20-30 minutes to initially review the report.)
5 Days/Lecture & Lab
This course is designed for anyone preparing for advancement into a leadership role
- Masterful Leadership and Motivation for IT Professionals
- Communication Skills for IT Leaders
- Giving Feedback, Having Courageous Conversations, and Coaching for Leaders