Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives

Emotionally Intelligent Leadership - Master Class Series

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About the course

This intensive Masterclass in Emotionally Intelligent Leadership draws upon valuable insights from multiple disciplines such as Psychology, Theatre, Martial Arts and Leadership, to uncover and comprehend the subtle fusion of human senses ensuing from a diversity of emotional feelings and bodily experiences. This masterclass is facilitated by the Asscoiate Dean of Academic Affairs, Dr. Martin Spraggon, an internationally experienced professor who is a licensed Clinical Psychologist, Actor, and Martial Arts expert. Professor Spraggon has extensive leadership and executive education experience in the UAE and broader MENA region. This high-impact program, which contains a large interactional and experiential component for enabling an intensive personal and group development, artfully employs a variety of unconventional learning techniques to translate theory into action. This program digs into the enigmatic and silent world of human emotions and psychological processes to understand and effectively manage the productive and counterproductive behaviors of self and others in the workplace. It seeks to provide participants with proven tools, methods and techniques for developing their Emotionally Intelligent Leadership skills to funnel human energy toward the achievement of pre-established organizational goals. Participants will learn to uncover the secrets of the complex unspoken world of human dynamics and engage in impactful life-long experiences and conversations.

Learning Objectives:

  • Develop an Emotionally Intelligent Leadership mindset
  • Understand the importance of emotions in leadership
  • Develop emotionally intelligent leadership skills
    • Self-awareness
    • Self-control Empathy
    • Self-motivation Interpersonal relationships
    • Improve one’s own EI Coefficient
    • Acquire tools to improve relationships and interactions at work

Modules List: Components may include:

  • What is Emotionally Intelligent Leadership?
  • Understanding the Emotionally Intelligent Leadership framework
  • Self-awareness
  • Self-control Empathy
  • Self-motivation
  • Interpersonal relationships
  • Tools-kit for Emotionally Intelligent Leaders

By the end of this masterclass, delegates will be able to:

  • Understand the key elements of Emotionally Intelligent Leadership
  • Develop an Emotionally Intelligent Leadership mindset
  • Understand one’s own Emotionally Intelligent Leadership strengths and areas of improvement
  • Apply proven tools to improving workplace relationships

Who should attend

People who aim to: (1) understand the importance of emotions in leadership and their impact on team and organizational performance, (b) develop their own emotionally intelligent leadership skills and those of their subordinates, and (c) increase their Emotional Quotient by acquiring proven tools and techniques to control and effectively manage their emotions and those of others.

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