School of Hotel Administration

Essential Skills for Leadership

Available dates

Jun 8—10, 2020
3 days
Ithaca, New York, United States
USD 2995
USD 998 per day


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About the course

Understanding yourself as a leader of others is a prerequisite for your success. Through experiential activities, personal assessments, and interactive feedback, this course will enhance participants’ understanding of their own individualized, leadership styles and strengthen their abilities to lead others in their hospitality organizations.

Key Benefits

Participants will obtain key insights into their unique leadership styles. They will learn how to overcome any blockages that are impeding their ability to effectively lead and manage others. In addition, they will strengthen their ability to motivate all types of employees.

Topics Include

  • Tapping into your personalized leadership style, including your emotional intelligence.
  • How to motivate both outstanding and challenging employees to higher levels of performance.
  • How to turn work groups into inspired teams
  • Leveraging the best parts of conflict
  • Teaching others to learn from change
  • Taking a creative approach to problem-solving

Trust the experts

Kate Walsh

Biography Dr. Kate Walsh was named the seventh dean and E.M. Statler Professor of the School of Hotel Administration on June 16, 2017. She served as interim dean and E.M. Statler Professor for one year beginning July 1, 2016, the first day of operations for the Cornell SC Johnson College of Busi...


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