Preparing for Leadership: What It Takes to Take the Lead

Program Description

Do you need leadership training to prepare you to take that next step? Learn how to get noticed and selected for a leadership position and develop effective leadership skills required from confident leaders.

This leadership training course is uniquely designed to help leaders-to-be get ready for their new challenges and responsibilities. You'll discover the heart, soul and mind of true leadership.   Through role-playing, self-assessment tests and other leadership training scenarios, you'll explore leadership roles as strategist, change agent, coach, manager, communicator, mentor and team member. And you'll learn how to develop your unique leadership style for maximum impact.

How You Will Benefit

  • Understand what a leader is…and is not
  • Project a more dynamic image
  • Discover your own unique leadership style
  • Determine which leadership attributes you already possess
  • Apply lessons learned through leadership training to take on your first leadership position with greater confidence
  • Get noticed by learning how to look and talk like a leader
  • Find out what people expect and respect in a leader
  • Apply lessons learned through leadership training to refine your skills in gaining and using power and influence positively
  • Learn how to motivate a team, including “difficult people”
  • Protect yourself against the pitfalls of intra-organizational politics

Who Should Attend

Any manager who needs leadership training to step into a leadership role or who is about to take on a new leadership assignment.

Agenda

Is There a Leader in You?

  • Discuss which qualities senior management looks for in candidates for leadership positions
  • Understand the challenges you will face as a leader

 

 

 

 

What Do Leaders Talk About?

  • Discover your leadership style
  • Learn to adapt your style to the needs of others

What Is Your Leadership Image?

  • Describe how to project the positive professional image of a leader

How Can You Build Your Influence and Power?

  • Illustrate ways that leaders can build their power and influence

How Can You Develop Key Relationships?

  • Identify the strategic alliances you need to build

How Should You Handle Organizational Politics?

  • Explain strategies for getting others to support your agenda

How Can You Motivate People?

  • Assess the things that really motivate

Methods to Approach the First Day, Week, Month and Year of Leadership

  • Design your strategies for being noticed and selected to be a leader

Locations, Dates & Pricing

Pricing
# Location Date(s) List Member
0253600858

Chicago IL

Summit West
08/28/2017 - 08/29/2017 $2195 $1995 Register
0253600877

Dallas TX

Crowne Plaza North Dallas
09/07/2017 - 09/08/2017 $2195 $1995 Register
0253600859

Atlanta GA

AMA Atlanta Center
09/11/2017 - 09/12/2017 $2195 $1995 Register
0253600845

Boston MA

Hilton Boston Back Bay
09/14/2017 - 09/15/2017 $2195 $1995 Register
0253600860

San Francisco CA

AMA San Francisco Center
09/25/2017 - 09/26/2017 $2195 $1995 Register
0253600861

Arlington VA

AMA Washington Area Center
09/28/2017 - 09/29/2017 $2195 $1995 Register
0253600876

New York NY

AMA New York Center
10/02/2017 - 10/03/2017 $2195 $1995 Register
0253600878

Chicago IL

Summit West
10/23/2017 - 10/24/2017 $2195 $1995 Register
0253600879

Scottsdale AZ

Hyatt Place Scottsdale
10/30/2017 - 10/31/2017 $2195 $1995 Register
0253600880

Arlington VA

AMA Washington Area Center
11/06/2017 - 11/07/2017 $2195 $1995 Register
0253600881

Saranac Lake NY

Virtual Meeting
11/06/2017 - 11/08/2017 $2095 $1895 Register
0253600882

Parsippany NJ

11/13/2017 - 11/14/2017 $2195 $1995 Register
0253600883

Atlanta GA

AMA Atlanta Center
11/20/2017 - 11/21/2017 $2195 $1995 Register
0253600884

New York NY

AMA New York Center
12/04/2017 - 12/05/2017 $2195 $1995 Register
0253600885

Chicago IL

Summit West
12/07/2017 - 12/08/2017 $2195 $1995 Register
0253600899

Dallas TX

Crowne Plaza North Dallas
12/14/2017 - 12/15/2017 $2195 $1995 Register
0253600886

San Francisco CA

AMA San Francisco Center
12/18/2017 - 12/19/2017 $2195 $1995 Register
0253600887

Arlington VA

AMA Washington Area Center
12/18/2017 - 12/19/2017 $2195 $1995 Register
0253600889

Lake Buena Vista FL

01/11/2018 - 01/12/2018 $2195 $1995 Register
0253600892

Saranac Lake NY

Virtual Meeting
01/22/2018 - 01/24/2018 $2095 $1895 Register
0253600891

Arlington VA

AMA Washington Area Center
02/05/2018 - 02/06/2018 $2195 $1995 Register
0253600893

New York NY

AMA New York Center
02/15/2018 - 02/16/2018 $2195 $1995 Register
0253600895

Atlanta GA

AMA Atlanta Center
02/22/2018 - 02/23/2018 $2195 $1995 Register
0253600894

Chicago IL

Summit West
02/26/2018 - 02/27/2018 $2195 $1995 Register
0253600888

Houston TX

03/05/2018 - 03/06/2018 $2195 $1995 Register
0253600929

Saranac Lake NY

03/12/2018 - 03/14/2018 $2195 $1995 Register
0253600896

Arlington VA

AMA Washington Area Center
03/19/2018 - 03/20/2018 $2195 $1995 Register
0253600897

San Francisco CA

AMA San Francisco Center
03/29/2018 - 03/30/2018 $2195 $1995 Register
0253600900

New York NY

AMA New York Center
04/09/2018 - 04/10/2018 $2195 $1995 Register
0253600901

Chicago IL

Summit West
04/19/2018 - 04/20/2018 $2195 $1995 Register
0253600902

Fort Lauderdale FL

04/23/2018 - 04/24/2018 $2195 $1995 Register
0253600903

Phoenix AZ

04/26/2018 - 04/27/2018 $2195 $1995 Register
0253600904

Dallas TX

05/03/2018 - 05/04/2018 $2195 $1995 Register
0253600905

Arlington VA

AMA Washington Area Center
05/10/2018 - 05/11/2018 $2195 $1995 Register
0253600906

Saranac Lake NY

Virtual Meeting
05/14/2018 - 05/16/2018 $2095 $1895 Register

Prices are subject to change without notice. Discounts apply for groups of three or more people. Call for details. Federal government employees are eligible for special GSA pricing for many seminars.


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AMA's Main Conference Centers

Seminars scheduled for the cities below are held at the locations listed. For location information for other cities in which AMA seminars are held please call or email for information.
  • New York

    AMA executive Conference Center
    1601 Broadway New York, NY 10019
    American Management Association (Located in the same building as the Crowne Plaza Hotel) 1601 Broadway On Broadway and 48th Street near Times Square. Entrance is on 48th Street.

  • Chicago

    AMA executive Conference Center (adjacent to the Marroitt O'Hare)
    8655 West Higgins Rd
    Chicago, IL 60631

  • San Francisco

    AMA executive Conference Center (located in San Francisco Marriott Hotel)
    55 Fourth Street 2nd Level
    San Francisco, CA 94103

  • Atltanta

    AMA Executive Conference Center
    1170 Peachtree Street Ne Cnr Peachtree & 14th (3rd Flr)
    Atlanta, GA 30309

  • Washington D.C.

    Arlington, Virginia
    2345 Crystal Drive, Suite 200
    Arlington, VA 22202

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Program Details

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  • Seminar Number:

    02536

  • Length:

    2 Day(s)

  • Program Hours:


    Registration begins at 8:30 a.m.

  • CEU Credits:

    1.2

  • PDU Credits:

    12.0

  • CPE Credits:

    14.0

  • FPDEV Credits:

    14.0

  • PDU_L Credits:

    12.0

  • PDCS Credits:

    12.0

  • Lunch:

    Lunch is on your own.

  • Continuing Education:

    Continuing education credits may be recognized by your professional board. Contact your own board to find out what's required.

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