Developing Leadership Skills

A leader is at the fore front of the organization. He develops and articulates the vision and ensures that objectives are met. For a manager to achieve results he must influence people and find ways to inspire, involve and empower them. Leadership skills are learned. The main difference between modern organizations is the quality of leadership. Many blue chip companies will recruit top talent from other countries to lead their organizations. They know that organizational success depends on the quality of leadership. This course will teach participants how to provide effective leadership for their organizations.

Learning contents:

  • Definition of leadership
  • The manager as a leader
  • Articulating vision and objectives
  • Influencing, controlling and empowering team members
  • Evaluating performance and results
  • Trait theories of leadership
  • Style theories of leadership
  • Douglas McGregor Theory X and Theory Y
  • A Systems approach to leadership
  • A contingency approach to leadership
  • Participation and leadership
  • The visionary leader
  • Leadership style, management hierarchy and vision

For whom:  Managers, Heads of departments and project teams.

Fee:              Seventy thousand naira only

Duration:     One day