Course Overview

To drive business performance and create competitive advantage, many companies are focusing on growing women leaders. In this course, you will focus on enhancing your own approach to leadership and taking your skills to the next level.

Course Methodology

Through lectures, case studies, and small group role play, you will build skills, stretch your comfort zone, and learn how other emerging female leaders are advancing in their own industries and firms. 

Course Objectives

Your company will benefit from your improved ability to:
  • Learn how other successful women have approached key leadership challenges.
  • Help create an internal culture that thrives on diversity and change.
  • Give feedback effectively to colleagues at every level of the organization.
  • Identify your leadership strengths, and map them to your current and future roles.
  • Actively manage your professional development and career.
  • Find your voice and develop your own leadership communication style.

Target Audience

This course is for emerging women leaders and the supervisory or management level.

Target Competencies

  • Fluency in research on emerging best practices for gender diversity that helps today's most successful companies outperform the competition.
  • Leadership presence—aligning your leadership strategy and style with your own personal values and self-image, while becoming better attuned to blind spots.
  • Ability to examine your own leadership style, assess you impact on others, and sense how you are perceived by colleagues, seniors and direct reports.
  • A fully articulated vision for personal and organizational development.
  • Increased sphere of influence, strengthened working relationships, ability to build rapport and trust with colleagues.

Course Outline

What the Research Shows

  • Women leaders in the workplace - now and in the future
  • The state of play regionally

Workshop 1: Key Business Trends Today

  • A review of the trends driving business in the coming year
  • A review of the trends that will drive business throughout your career

Workshop 2: A Review of Business Basics

  • Top 10 things to know about accounting and finance
  • Top 10 things to know about marketing
  • Top 10 things to know about strategy
  • Top 10 things to know about ethics, sustainability, and corporate social responsibility
  • Top 10 things to know about data analytics
  • Top 10 things to now about HR

Workshop 3: The 3C Path Forward

  • Constant improvement
  • Comfort zone passport
  • Confidence
  • Plus the things to avoid

Workshop 4: Communications Bootcamps

  • Email
  • Texting
  • Speaking up:
  • Unexpected opportunities
  • Prepared speaking
  • Group presentations
  • PowerPoint
  • Difficult conversations
  • Social media

Workshop 5: Next Steps

  • Your personal SWOT analysis
  • Your personal/ professional development plan
Location & Dates
Call us at +971 4 430 8394