Who should attend
The SBS Developing Leadership Capabilities Program is designed for executives who hold leadership positions in public and private companies and nonprofit organizations around the world. create a diverse group of accomplished executives from a wide array of industries, disciplines, managerial backgrounds, and organizational cultures. One very important benefit of The Developing Leadership Competencies Program is the opportunity to exchange ideas with a group of highly experienced business executives who face similar challenges in their professional lives. Through this program, many participants develop lasting relationships and are able to draw on a valuable network of peers who can offer ongoing advice and support.
About the course
Leadership is primarily about coping with change and the Developing Leadership Capabilities Program describes what change initiative looks like. It highlights the hurdles common to adjustment efforts and offers a step by step process for successfully completing transformation. This program is uniquely suited for leaders seeking to develop a vision and strategy for their teams, communicate the change vision, empower others to act, consolidate gains, establish a greater sense of urgency and produce even more change by institutionalizing new approaches in the future.
- Effective decision-making
- The formulation of compelling and realistic strategic plans
- Building consensus
- Effective communication
- Achieving willing trust and loyalty
- Motivating others through the human attractiveness of the leader’s personality
Developing Leadership Capabilities Program is an intensive two and half day program, held once a year. Through relevant case studies, interactive classroom exercises, small group discussions, video clips and exposure to the latest research, participants will acquire skills that can be immediately applied to enhance individual and business performance. Each day of the program will end in a reflection session where participants can exchange thoughts and ideas in a small peer group.
Dr. Patricia is the Advisor to the Dean & Program Leader: Women in Business & Leadership. She was formerly Vice Dean, Executive Talent Development at Strathmore Business School (SBS), the leading Business school in the Eastern Africa region. She has provided strategic oversight and insigh...
Alexandre Havard (born 1962) is the author of Virtuous Leadership: An Agenda for Personal Excellence (New York, 2007) and Created for Greatness: The Power of Magnanimity (Washington, 2011). Since 2007 "Virtuous Leadership" has been translated into 20 languages. Alexandre Havard is also the found...
Prof Luis G Franceschi holds an LL.B (UCAB), LL.M (Nairobi) and LL.D (Navarre) with a Cum Laude thesis on The African Human Rights Judicial System: A Proposal for Streamlining Structures and Domestication Mechanisms Viewed from the Foreign Affairs Power Perspective. He has been a Constitutional, ...
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Because of COVID-19, many providers are cancelling or postponing in-person programs or providing online participation options.
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