This is an opportunity to develop yourself and your career. The programme is based around an international paradigm and will enable you to think and act as a global manager identifying appropriate strategies, building a network of strong relationships and realising your talent.
Prior to coming on the course participants will complete the ‘International Readiness Check’ online profile, a tool that assesses the four competencies – Intercultural Communication, Building Commitment, Intercultural Sensitivity and Managing Uncertainty. During the eight day programme the participants will develop these cognitive, behavioural and motivational competencies through experiential activities and case-studies.
The learning will result in pragmatic ideas that will be applicable immediately. Development and action planning – What are the key challenges in your job right now?
The Leadership toolbox and how you will apply it. Making an action plan.
Two individual coaching sessions following the course will sustain ongoing development of each participant.
1.International Manager – Leadership; what is it, when do you show it and how can you develop it? Developing flexibility and the ability to use different Leadership styles. How to think like a leader and increase your power rating in terms of being able to influence bosses, clients and colleagues.
2.Self Awareness – What are your drivers, strengths and areas for development and what is your optimal path? How to establish personal balance and use your job to acquire the experience that you need. How to identify and combat burn-out.
3.Developing individuals and building teams – What is emotional intelligence and how to use it with remote team members? Communicating across cultures and locations, gaining commitment by valuing other perspectives and promoting creative thinking and problem solving.
4.Improving business skills and impact – How does a leader communicate in teleconferences, meetings and emails? How to manage conflict, give feedback, and manage conflict.
PLUS: Two coaching sessions – After 1 & 3 months. What have you applied and what more do you need to do? Your coach will support your ongoing development.