About this course
Welcome and thanks for signing up for the Leadership for Professionals Programme.
In this lesson I'll be focusing on the role of the leader and some common skills and traits for success.
What's the role of the leader?
What's the key skills for success?
What's the key attributes for success?
This will be the focus of this first masterclass
This lesson is all about helping you to get a clear picture of your strengths and areas you may have to develop.
I guide you through a process to help you get the insight you need to be more effective and successful at leading.
Every success starts with a thought.
Every profession thinks in a different way.
Leaders use a range of thinking styles.
You will discover these in this lesson
Communication is a key skill for leaders.
In this masterclass you will learn how to communicate better
You will also learn how to listen better.
If you are going to achieve anything as a leader, you are going to have to win the support of others.
This masterclass focuses on how to win support.
This lesson focuses on strategy.
Be able to present might be a key skill for leaders.
Yet many still find it a struggle.
I cover the essentials of presenting in this masterclass.
You might not think of yourself as being innovative.
That might be due to how you view innovation.
I share some thoughts on innovation in this masterclass.
Change is happening all the time.
Sometimes significant change is needed.
In this masterclass I focus on making change.
They say that what gets measured gets done.
So how do you set up an effective system of performance measurement?
Every leader has the same constraint.
24 hours in a day. 168 hours in a week.
There's no upgrade.
So boosting your personal productivity really can make a difference.
As a leader you are going to encounter difficult people from time to time.
The focus of this masterclass is dealing with difficult people.