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Weatherhead School of Management

Team Leadership Through Emotional Intelligence

Next dates

Nov 13
Cleveland, Ohio, United States
USD 695
USD 695 per day




This seminar builds on Introduction to Emotional Intelligence (EI) by helping participants put the innovative concepts and powerful strategies of EI to work in team settings. Understand team behaviors and norms at the core of effectiveness and the tools that enable those norms to emerge. Discover leadership behaviors and strategies that can support the emergence of these effective norms. Learn to apply them in hands-on, interactive case studies and exercises you can use immediately in your organization.


Participants must have attended Introduction to Emotional Intelligence prior to attending this program, to gain intermediate background knowledge. In addition, participants should have at least one year of experience leading teams.


  • Introduction to the Group Effectiveness Framework
  • Leadership strategies for building emotionally intelligent teams
  • Application through case studies
  • Application to your work teams

Learning Outcomes

As a result of attending this program, participants will:

  • Apply their understanding of EI to the team setting
  • Learn how to manage and engage emotions in teams
  • Learn how to develop leadership messages that tap into the emotional climate of a team and focus emotions on a clear objective

Who should attend

Managers with responsibility for leading work teams.


Vanessa Druskat is a Weatherhead Affiliate Instructor and an internationally recognized expert on work team effectiveness, team leadership, and emotional intelligence. When she isn’t teaching, she spends her time researching and consulting on topics of work team effectiveness and team leadership ...