PROGRAM SCHEDULE

Ref No: ML 120 Program Name: Strategic Leadership – Unleashing Creative Thinking, Critical Analysis, and Effective Decision Making

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04 Mar 2024 08 Mar 2024 Toronto, CA $ 6,950Registration Closed
13 May 2024 17 May 2024 Los Angeles, US $ 6,750Registration Closed
29 Jul 2024 02 Aug 2024 Victoria, SE $ 6,750
28 Oct 2024 01 Nov 2024 New York, US $ 6,750
02 Dec 2024 06 Dec 2024 London, UK $ 5,750
07 Apr 2025 11 Apr 2025 Toronto, CA $ 6,950
19 May 2025 23 May 2025 Los Angeles, US $ 6,750
28 Jul 2025 01 Aug 2025 Victoria, SE $ 5,750
27 Oct 2025 31 Oct 2025 New York, US $ 6,750
01 Dec 2025 05 Dec 2025 London, UK $ 5,750

PROGRAM DETAILS



Introduction: 

In a rapidly evolving global landscape, leadership is more than just managing day-to-day operations; it’s about charting a visionary course, fostering innovation, and making crucial decisions that shape the future. “Strategic Leadership – Unleashing Creative Thinking, Critical Analysis, and Effective Decision Making” is a 10-day intensive program designed to empower leaders with the tools and mindset needed to navigate complex challenges and drive their organizations towards success.

Strategic leadership is about harnessing the power of creative thinking, critical analysis, and effective decision-making to set a clear direction for an organization and inspire teams to achieve ambitious goals. This program delves deep into the art and science of strategic leadership, equipping participants with the knowledge and skills to lead with vision and impact.

Thisprogram equips participants with the essential tools, insights, and skills needed to become strategic leaders capable of navigating today’s complex and ever-changing business landscape. Through a blend of theory, practice, and interaction, participants will embark on a transformative journey towards becoming visionary and effective strategic leaders.

Learning Objectives:

  • Strategic Thinking: Develop the ability to think strategically and envision the organization’s future.
  • Creativity and Innovation: Foster a culture of creativity and innovation to drive growth and adaptability.
  • Critical Analysis: Enhance critical thinking skills for in-depth problem-solving and decision-making.
  • Decision-Making Excellence: Master the art of effective and ethical decision-making.
  • Change Leadership: Learn to lead and manage change effectively in a dynamic environment.
  • Team Empowerment: Empower teams to take ownership and drive strategic initiatives.
  • Strategic Communication: Communicate the vision and strategy effectively to all stakeholders.
  • Ethical Leadership: Understand the importance of ethical leadership in building trust and reputation.
  • Risk Management: Identify and mitigate risks associated with strategic decisions.
  • Performance Evaluation: Develop methods to measure and evaluate strategic performance.

Training Methodology:

This program employs a holistic and immersive training approach that combines theoretical knowledge, practical applications, interactive discussions, and experiential learning:

  • Lectures and Workshops: Expert-led lectures and workshops provide a solid theoretical foundation.
  • Case Studies: Real-world case studies challenge participants to apply strategic leadership concepts.
  • Group Activities: Collaborative exercises enhance teamwork, problem-solving, and creativity.
  • Simulations: Immersive simulations allow participants to experience complex decision-making scenarios.
  • Guest Speakers: Renowned leaders share their experiences and insights.
  • Leadership Challenges: Participants tackle leadership challenges and present solutions.
  • Feedback and Coaching: Individualized feedback and coaching sessions aid in personal leadership development.
  • Site Visits: Visits to organizations offer insights into practical application.
  • Action Plans: Participants create actionable strategic plans for their organizations.

Target Audience:

This program is tailored for leaders, managers, and professionals across various sectors who aspire to enhance their strategic leadership capabilities:

  • Senior Executives: Seasoned leaders looking to refine their strategic thinking and decision-making.
  • Mid to Senior Managers: Managers seeking to strengthen their strategic leadership skills.
  • Entrepreneurs: Business owners focused on driving innovation and growth.
  • Public Sector Leaders: Government officials and policymakers interested in effective leadership.
  • Nonprofit Leaders: Leaders of nonprofit organizations seeking to maximize their impact.
  • Team Leaders: Professionals responsible for leading teams and achieving strategic objectives.

Program Content:

Day 1:

Foundations of Strategic Leadership

  • Understanding Strategic Leadership
  • The Role of Vision and Mission
  • Strategic Leadership vs. Operational Leadership

Strategic Thinking and Planning

  • Developing a Strategic Mindset
  • SWOT Analysis and Environmental Scanning
  • Creating a Strategic Plan

Day 2:

Fostering Creativity and Innovation

  • Unlocking Creative Potential
  • Building a Culture of Innovation
  • Design Thinking in Strategy

Critical Analysis and Problem-Solving

  • The Art of Critical Thinking
  • Problem-Solving Techniques
  • Data-Driven Decision-Making

Day 3:

Ethical Leadership and Decision-Making

  • Ethics in Leadership
  • Ethical Decision-Making Frameworks
  • Balancing Stakeholder Interests

Leading Change and Transformation

  • The Dynamics of Change
  • Change Leadership Models
  • Overcoming Resistance to Change

Day 4:

Empowering High-Performing Teams

  • Building and Leading Effective Teams
  • Delegation and Empowerment
  • Team Development Strategies

Strategic Communication

  • Communicating the Strategic Vision
  • Stakeholder Engagement
  • Crisis Communication

Day 5

Risk Management and Performance Evaluation

  • Identifying and Mitigating Risks
  • Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)
  • Strategic Performance Evaluation

Action Planning and Leadership Reflection

  • Developing a Personal Leadership Action Plan
  • Leadership Challenges and Solutions
  • Reflections on the Leadership Journey

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