The Voice of Leadership: How Leaders Inspire, Influence and Achieve Results

Program Description

People need to hear what you have to say.

No matter how compelling the vision or how brilliant the strategy, without leadership communication, there is no execution.

The ability to get buy-in, garner trust and inspire loyalty en masse isn't a skill you have to be born with. Now you can learn to develop grace under fire and inspire others when giving speeches and presentations. This fast-paced, results-oriented leadership communication training is uniquely designed to strengthen your leadership communication skills modeled on the world's best communicators. You'll learn practical techniques to shape your leadership messages, hone an authentic leadership voice and engage in powerful conversations that achieve results.

How You Will Benefit

  • Improve your leadership communication skills
  • Build greater buy-in, trust and loyalty
  • Demonstrate grace under fire and defuse tension
  • Overcome resistance to change
  • Motivate followers and inspire them to action
  • Rally support in difficult situations

Who Should Attend

Experienced managers and executives and anyone who aspires to a leadership position or who is expected to provide leadership and communicate their vision.


The Voices of Effective Leaders - Past and Present

  • Describe typical situations requiring specific leadership communication skills and assess how well you use the language of leadership in these situations
  • Identify five traits of effective leadership communication and assess how well you demonstrate those traits

Finding Your Leadership Voice

  • Learn the two components of a leader’s voice
  • Describe several leadership communication styles and describe your dominant style

Crafting Compelling Messages That Inspire Action and Produce Results

  • Pinpoint the desired results of your leadership message by using a results matrix
  • Shape your leadership message

Setting the Stage for Powerful Communication

  • Pick the right forum for leadership communications and create a winning setting for your key messages
  • Overcome stage fright and communication anxiety

Taking the Lead

  • Generate presence and charisma that command respect
  • Send clear messages that maximize audience understanding

Setting the Direction You Want Others to Travel

  • Communicate a clear mission and inspire vision and values
  • Delegate authority in ways that prompt others to take responsibility

Influencing and Inspiring Others into Action

  • Identify the factors that demotivate
  • Light a fire in the hearts of others

Coaching, Counseling and Mentoring for Improved Performance

  • Stimulate and guide authentic coaching, counseling and mentoring sessions

Addressing Tough and Touchy Topics in Ways That Defuse Tension

  • Handle conflict and hostile disputes

Locations, Dates & Pricing

# Location Date(s) List Member

San Francisco CA

AMA San Francisco Center
02/21/2018 - 02/23/2018 $2645 $2395 Register

Chicago IL

Summit West
02/26/2018 - 02/28/2018 $2645 $2395 Register

Dallas TX

02/28/2018 - 03/02/2018 $2645 $2395 Register

Atlanta GA

AMA Atlanta Center
03/12/2018 - 03/14/2018 $2645 $2395 Register

Scottsdale AZ

03/19/2018 - 03/21/2018 $2645 $2395 Register

Arlington VA

AMA Washington Area Center
04/02/2018 - 04/04/2018 $2645 $2395 Register

Chicago IL

Summit West
04/09/2018 - 04/11/2018 $2645 $2395 Register

New York NY

AMA New York Center
04/18/2018 - 04/20/2018 $2645 $2395 Register

San Francisco CA

AMA San Francisco Center
04/25/2018 - 04/27/2018 $2645 $2395 Register

Boston MA

05/02/2018 - 05/04/2018 $2645 $2395 Register

Austin TX

05/07/2018 - 05/09/2018 $2645 $2395 Register

Saranac Lake NY

Virtual Meeting
05/08/2018 - 05/17/2018 $2545 $2295 Register

Arlington VA

AMA Washington Area Center
05/14/2018 - 05/16/2018 $2645 $2395 Register

Los Angeles CA

05/21/2018 - 05/23/2018 $2645 $2395 Register

San Francisco CA

AMA San Francisco Center
06/04/2018 - 06/06/2018 $2645 $2395 Register

New York NY

AMA New York Center
06/06/2018 - 06/08/2018 $2645 $2395 Register

Lake Buena Vista FL

06/13/2018 - 06/15/2018 $2645 $2395 Register

Arlington VA

AMA Washington Area Center
06/20/2018 - 06/22/2018 $2645 $2395 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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    3 Day(s)

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    Registration begins at 8:30 a.m.

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  • Lunch:

    Lunch is on your own.

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

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