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Wisconsin School of Business

Leadership Beyond Management

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May 6—10
5 days
Madison, Wisconsin, USA
USD 4995
USD 999 per day
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5 days
Madison, Wisconsin, USA
USD 4995
USD 999 per day
Apr 20—24, 2020
5 days
Madison, Wisconsin, USA
USD 4995
USD 999 per day

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Leadership

Description

Transition to a Place of Higher Purpose and Performance

Leadership Beyond Management is an empowering, interactive, and self-reflective journey that will give you a 360° view of your leadership strengths and developmental needs. You will acquire real-world strategies to positively impact and influence individuals and teams in a way that improves business performance.

"This course gave me the tools and information necessary to help me lead with more purpose, passion, and intent."

  • Julie Parks, Public Relations Director, American Girl

How You Will Benefit

  • Assess the effectiveness of your leadership style via a globally-normed 360° feedback assessment process
  • Increase your awareness of organization context and culture, allowing you to respond more thoughtfully to rapid changes in business circumstances
  • Enhance your ability to lead intentionally via key foundational, situational, and strategic leadership competencies
  • Explore how to positively impact your productivity and effectiveness in serving diverse customers by cultivating an inclusive workplace
  • Discover your authentic leadership purpose and choose how it will impact your personal, professional, and organizational success
  • Investigate how the best leaders design their organizations for success
  • Engage in one-on-one post-program coaching to assist you in clarifying and committing to your leadership development goals

Curriculum

Monday–Leading within Context

  • Understand the need for leaders to read organizational context in order to successfully lead
  • Identify key contextual issues in your workplace that impact productivity and performance
  • Use the ladder of inference to leverage the context of others to solve business problems

Tuesday–Leading with Intention

  • Learn how to recognize successful leadership styles
  • Receive 360° feedback on your most used leadership styles
  • Learn how to choose leadership style appropriate for a situation
  • Define next steps for your leadership development

Wednesday–Leading Inclusively

  • Examine the links between business performance and inclusive cultures
  • Understand how the diversity of customers and clients impacts business opportunity
  • Respond to business opportunity with cross-cultural competence
  • Assess your own cross-cultural competence
  • Leverage the power of an inclusive workplace

Thursday–Leading with Purpose

  • Assess your unique talents and values that shape you as a leader
  • Name your core purpose as a leader
  • Acknowledge your own personal actions that marginalize your purpose as a leader
  • Impact the performance of others through your authentic and purposeful leadership

Friday–Leading by Design

Lunch at 12:30 p.m. concludes the program

  • Understand the importance of leveraging business processes to achieve desired outcomes
  • Know how well-designed processes can shape organizational behavior
  • Examine how to apply and integrate learnings from the prior four days to design and lead a high-performing organization

Schedule

Day 1 – Includes breakfast, lunch, breaks, and dinner

  • Check-In and Breakfast 7:30–8:15 a.m.
  • Course 8:15 a.m.–5 p.m.
  • Dinner 4:30–10 p.m.

Day 2 – Includes breakfast, lunch, breaks, and dinner

  • Breakfast 7:30–8:15 a.m.
  • Course 8:15 a.m.–5 p.m.
  • Dinner 4:30–10 p.m.

Day 3 – Includes breakfast, lunch, breaks, and dinner

  • Breakfast 7:30–8:15 a.m.
  • Course 8:15 a.m.–5 p.m.
  • Dinner 4:30–10 p.m.

Day 4 – Includes breakfast, lunch, breaks, and dinner

  • Breakfast 7:30–8:15 a.m.
  • Course 8:15 a.m.–5 p.m.
  • Dinner 4:30–10 p.m.

Day 5 – Includes breakfast, lunch, and breaks

  • Breakfast 7:30–8:15 a.m.
  • Course 8:15 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
  • Dinner 4:30–10 p.m.

Who should attend

This program is designed for experienced managers and directors who are on a career path towards a senior leadership role and want to advance their leadership capabilities.

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