A Foundation Year is a one-year program that prepares students for full-time undergraduate study. The program is available at many universities, and it introduces individuals to a variety of subjects and preps them for more rigorous college coursework.
Those who study leadership are often able to assume a wide variety of management roles within companies, government bodies, nonprofit groups, or other organizations. This subject involves the study of what makes a good leader and how leadership skills can be acquired.
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This program will provide you with the solid foundation you need to become a more effective, innovative leader. [+]
Designed to meet the leadership challenges of:experienced project leaders managers recently promoted to supervisor level experienced managers moving up those with natural leadership potential but little or no formal training
Starting with a 360Â° feedback tool that includes candid evaluations from your supervisors, peers and direct-reports, this program will provide you with the solid foundation you need to become a more effective, innovative leader.
Through a combination of group instruction and individual, one-to-one consultation with our staff, you will learn to:recognize your own leadership strengths and weaknesses understand how your leadership style and behavior impacts both yourself and others set and communicate a clear direction manage conflict motivate yourself and others provide coaching and meaningful feedback to help others in your organization succeed create your own list of attainable personal goals with practical strategies for reaching them gain insight into real-life leadership problems and conflicts that are important to you ... [-]
You will get an honest evaluation of your leadership style - and you will learn how your personality and the way you communicate helps or hurts your ability to influence others and resolve conflict. [+]
Think about your career for a minute. Maybe you got hired right out of college to be a project leader or a supervisor, maybe you worked your way up, or maybe you worked for years for an organization in another role and just got promoted.However you got where you are, you are new at this.Maybe it is time to move beyond being a manager - and become a leader.Foundations of Leadership uses proven methods to help you as a new manager improve your leadership skills. You will get an honest evaluation of your leadership style - and you will learn how your personality and the way you communicate helps or hurts your ability to influence others and resolve conflict.In addition to the assessment process, you will learn how to see yourself as others see you, receive feedback from a certified CCL coach and your peers. And you will learn about how you handle conflict by participating in a videotaped problem-solving exercise that shows you how to defuse potentially volatile situations in the workplace.Perhaps most importantly, we will introduce you to our research which shows why leaders derail in their careers.We have helped a lot of people be successful. Let us help you.... [-]