Ref No: ML 128 Program Name: Mastering Authentic Leadership Skills

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15 Jan 2024 19 Jan 2024 Cape Town SA $ 5,750Registration Closed
06 May 2024 10 May 2024 Barcelona, SP $ 5,750Registration Closed
15 Jul 2024 19 Jul 2024 London, UK $ 5,750Registration Closed
05 Aug 2024 09 Aug 2024 Chicago, US $ 6,750
05 Aug 2024 09 Aug 2024 Chicago, US $ 6,750
09 Sep 2024 13 Sep 2024 Nairobi, KE $ 5,250
07 Oct 2024 11 Oct 2024 New York, US $ 6,750
25 Nov 2024 29 Nov 2024 Dubai, UAE $ 4,750
13 Jan 2025 17 Jan 2025 Cape Town SA $ 5,750
12 May 2025 16 May 2025 Barcelona, SP $ 5,750


Introduction :

In a rapidly changing world, authentic leadership has emerged as a critical component of effective leadership. The ability to lead with authenticity not only inspires trust and loyalty but also fosters positive organizational cultures. This 10-day training program, “Mastering Authentic Leadership Skills,” is designed to empower participants with the knowledge, tools, and mindset necessary to become authentic leaders. In this introductory section, we will explore the significance of authentic leadership, the learning journey ahead, and the transformative impact it can have on individuals and organizations.\

By the end of this training program, participants will have acquired the skills and knowledge necessary to lead with authenticity, making a positive impact on their teams and organizations while continuing their personal growth journey as authentic leaders.

Learning Objectives:

Upon completion of this program, participants will:

  1. Understand the concept of authentic leadership and its relevance in today’s world.
  2. Develop self-awareness and a deep understanding of their personal leadership style.
  3. Cultivate emotional intelligence for effective leadership.
  4. Build strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  5. Foster trust, transparency, and authenticity within their teams.
  6. Learn to lead with purpose, vision, and values.
  7. Navigate complex leadership challenges with authenticity.
  8. Create a culture of inclusion, diversity, and belonging.
  9. Promote ethical decision-making and responsible leadership.
  10. Develop a personalized authentic leadership action plan.
  11. Network with peers and engage in peer learning and support.
  12. Reflect on their leadership journey and growth throughout the program.

Training Methodology:

This program combines a variety of engaging and interactive learning methods, including:

  • Interactive workshops and discussions led by experienced facilitators.
  • Case studies and real-life examples of authentic leadership in action.
  • Self-assessments and reflective exercises to enhance self-awareness.
  • Group activities and role-playing scenarios for skill development.
  • Guest speakers sharing their experiences and insights.
  • Peer-to-peer learning and collaboration opportunities.
  • Online resources and tools for continuous learning.
  • Individual coaching sessions to provide personalized guidance.
  • Action-oriented assignments to apply learning to real-world situations.
  • Feedback and evaluation mechanisms for ongoing improvement.

Target Audience:

This program is suitable for a wide range of individuals, including:

  • Aspiring leaders looking to develop their authentic leadership skills.
  • Current leaders and managers seeking to enhance their leadership effectiveness.
  • HR professionals responsible for leadership development and talent management.
  • Entrepreneurs and business owners aiming to create authentic organizational cultures.
  • Anyone interested in personal growth and leadership development.

Program Content:

Day 1:

Introduction to Authentic Leadership

  • Defining authentic leadership and its core principles.
  • The impact of authentic leadership on individuals and organizations.
  • Self-assessment: Identifying your current leadership style and strengths.
  • Personal leadership journey: Setting goals and expectations for the program.

Self-Awareness and Authenticity

  • The importance of self-awareness in authentic leadership.
  • Self-reflection exercises to uncover personal values and beliefs.
  • Understanding the authentic self: strengths and areas for development.
  • Creating a leadership authenticity plan.

Day 2:

Emotional Intelligence and Self-Management

  • The role of emotional intelligence in authentic leadership.
  • Self-awareness and self-regulation techniques.
  • Practicing empathy and social awareness.
  • Building resilience in leadership.

Communication and Interpersonal Skills

  • Effective communication strategies for authentic leaders.
  • Active listening and empathetic communication.
  • Constructive feedback and difficult conversations.
  • Building trust and rapport with team members.

Day 3:

Leading with Purpose and Vision

  • Crafting a compelling personal leadership purpose.
  • Developing a clear and inspiring vision for your team or organization.
  • Aligning values with actions.
  • Creating a mission statement that resonates.

Inclusive Leadership

  • The importance of diversity and inclusion in authentic leadership.
  • Recognizing unconscious biases and addressing them.
  • Fostering an inclusive culture.
  • Strategies for building diverse teams.

Day 4:

Ethical Leadership and Decision-Making

  • Ethics in leadership: principles and dilemmas.
  • The role of ethical decision-making in authentic leadership.
  • Case studies: Ethical leadership in practice.
  • Creating an ethical leadership framework.

Authentic Leadership in Challenging Situations

  • Leading through adversity and crisis with authenticity.
  • Handling conflicts and difficult situations with grace.
  • Strategies for maintaining authenticity under pressure.
  • Role-play scenarios and simulations.

Day 5:

Personalized Leadership Action Plans

  • Review of the program journey and key takeaways.
  • Developing a personalized authentic leadership action plan.
  • Peer review and feedback on action plans.
  • Committing to ongoing growth and development.

Reflection and Graduation

  • Reflecting on the transformational journey of authentic leadership.
  • Sharing personal growth stories and insights with peers.
  • Graduation ceremony and certificate presentation.
  • Networking and ongoing support within the authentic leadership community.

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