The Power of Leaders

Maximising Your Influence and Leverage to Lead

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5 Days

Introduction to the course

Searching through the Internet you will find thousands of articles and lists of what Leaders should and shouldn’t be.  Which are right – which are wrong? This KC Academy training course has been specifically developed to demystify the areas and theories around Leadership, focusing on some of the key powers needed to lead today, and for the future.

This Power of Leaders training course will provide you with a focused development in Leadership, looking at the psychological and behavioural factors needed to truly lead in today’s rapidly changing world.  Taking only the best from research, theories, reflecting on powerful leaders behaviours and traits, as well as drawing on modern  psychology.  The training course will demonstrate the lessons learnt with practical application and techniques – to use the skills and knowledge taught to become a true modern Leader.

This KC Academy The Power of Leaders training course will highlight:

  • Identify the best components of Leadership theories and demystify their application and use
  • How to focus your Leadership powers to enable and empower others to greater things, as well as deliver on your promise
  • The psychological approaches to influence and persuasion, gaining trust and integrity to inspire others to greater achievements
  • The importance of building strong working relationships to maximize influence and leverage
  • The factors needed to build a strong vision to anchor yours and others creativity and innovation to achieve the goal

Course details

The central objectives of this training course are as follows:

  • Identify and utilise powerful leadership behaviours
  • Focus your Leadership to enable and empower others to deliver exceptional results
  • Understand psychological approaches to influence and persuasion, trust and integrity
  • Build strong working relationships to maximize influence and leverage
  • Develop a strong vision to anchor yours and others aspirations to achieve goals
  • Inspire and lead from the best thinkers, ideas and techniques

Participants in this Power of Leaders training course will receive thorough training on the subjects covered by the outline using a variety of proven adult learning teaching and facilitation techniques.  Training course methodology includes active presentations, interactive exercises, self-assessment diagnostics, targeted video presentations and participative discussions.

By attending this Power of Leaders training course, the organisation will benefit from:

  • Greater leaders who understand and use their power for the greater good
  • More motivated and inspirational leaders in the organisation
  • Improved communication within the organisational dynamics
  • Enhanced personnel with targeted leadership skills and influence
  • Increased ability of determination, motivation and crisis control
  • Higher levels of organisational performance

Delegates who attend this Power of Leaders training course will benefit from:

  • Greater self-understanding about Leadership and the correct way to lead
  • Development of personal resilience and emotional control in times of crisis
  • The ability to achieve success through personal strength and inspiration
  • Improved inspirational and interpersonal skills
  • Enhanced skills and techniques to influence
  • Greater levels of personal performance using powerful psychological techniques

This KC Academy training course is suitable to a wide range of professionals in many disciplines, but will greatly benefit:

  • Senior Executives/Directors
  • Senior Managers
  • Managers
  • Those identified as High Potential and Talent

Daily Agenda

DAY 1:
Optimising Your Leadership Power
  • What Defines a Leader?
  • Identifying Your Leadership Baseline (Leadership Assessment Profile)
  • The 3 Leadership Factors Shared by All Leaders
  • Building Trust and Integrity as A Leader
  • Taking Emotional Intelligence to The Next Level
  • Using Change as a Catalyst for Good
DAY 2:
Mastering the Art of Influence, Inspiration and Engagement
  • How Leaders Inspire: Psychology and Key Factors
  • The Influence Model: Winning Hearts and Minds
  • Advanced Questioning Techniques Used by Leaders
  • Going Beyond Active Listening
  • Turn Negative and People into Positive Contributors
  • Utilising The Psychology of Persuasion
DAY 3:
Building Perseverance and Determination to Succeed
  • The Importance of Leadership Perseverance and Determination
  • Harnessing The Power of The Solution Focused Approach to Lead
  • Developing Your Self-Knowledge and Awareness
  • Defining You: Drawing on Your Inner Power and Values
  • How To Maximise Your Positive Mental Strength
  • Pushing The Boundaries: The Alternative Box
DAY 4:
Enabling Others to Succeed
  • Creating The Clear Vision: Clarity of Purpose
  • Empowering Others Through the Vision
  • Applying Delegative Leadership to Problem Situations
  • Unlocking Creative Ideas and Maximising Innovation
  • Powerful Idea-Generating Model for Groups
  • Encourage And Mentor: Inspire Positive Belief in Others
DAY 5:
Strategic Relationship Building & The Power of Networking
  • Why Strategic and Working Relationships Matter
  • Strategic Relationship Management and Stakeholder Mapping
  • Gain The Benefits of The Importance and Influence Grid
  • The Formalities of Networking (social media, Seminars Etc.)
  • How To ‘Work the Room’ For Maximum Effect
  • Follow Up – Or Give Up: Connecting with Others

Frequently Asked Questions

There are no prerequisites. Our courses are open to students of all backgrounds who are 18 years of age and older. All courses are conducted in English. Video lectures include English subtitles and the option to slow-down, pause, or replay lectures for better retention. Discussion boards are a critical component of each of our courses; therefore, we suggest students have a conversational knowledge of English when pursuing a Certificate of Completion. For any of the art writing courses, students need to be 100% proficient in written English.

You should have an up-to-date web browser such as: Chrome, Safari, Firefox, or Internet Explorer. For more detailed information, please see the guides for supported browsers and basic computer specifications. Our Online Courses can be accessed on a mobile or tablet device, although we strongly encourage you to have access to a desktop or laptop computer and reliable internet connection for certain course components. Former students have told us it is easiest to read discussion threads and complete written assignments on a laptop or desktop computer.

Registration is available on our website. Just follow these simple steps: Click the “Apply Now” button in the top right corner of your screen. Select “Online Courses.” Choose your course(s). You will be asked for basic contact information and your credit card payment. We require full payment at the time of registration and all tuition is billed in US dollars. Be sure to check with your bank or credit card company, as your financial institution may charge a foreign transaction fee.

Our classes are kept small, at no more than 30 students, to better facilitate and encourage personalized interaction with the instructor and fellow participants. Your classmates come from all over the globe and contribute their global perspectives and experience. Some are currently working within the arts while others are just beginning. All classmates share in their passion for the art world.

It is recommended that you begin your course promptly. If you do need to start the course a few days late, contact your instructor as soon as possible after the course has opened to discuss your options. Registration closes on the Friday after the course begins.

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