1. Demo Leadership Training Course
Core Leadership, offered by BeamPines, Inc., will take you through several lessons which will focus on leadership competencies with a clear objective to help you become more comfortable in your own skin as a leader – and more strategic and effective as an executive. The lessons are designed as building blocks presenting similar themes throughout the program. A strong proponent of work-life balance, this program is self-directed and designed to work for you on your schedule. Work with a personal coach to establish a timeline for each lesson.
The full course is self-paced and can be completed with qualified coach interactive feedback points asynchronously. In each lesson participants will find slideshow presentations, samples, templates, exercises, progress logs, tools, and coach review and support opportunities. The course includes eight lessons to guide participants’ to their new career.
Timeframe: Eight lessons are included in sequential order to guide your development as a leader. This course does not have an average completion time, however aach lesson in this course can take between 6-12 hours to complete depending on your previous experience and personal dedication. This course has a time limit of 6 months to complete.
Materials and Format: Learning materials include 4 fully narrated slideshow presentations and 8 videos (1 hour), 21 downloadable documents including tools and templates, 34 exercises for practice, 1 case study, and 6 articles to help you become a more strategic and effective leader.
Technical Requirements: Microsoft Office or equivalent document viewer/editor. Adobe Flash Player. Please note that flash presentations cannot be viewed on iPads.
Introduction to Core Leadership - This lesson provides a video introduction to Leadership Training for High Potentials. It discusses key leadership competencies for professionals in executive ranks which lead into the detailed lessons for each competency. There are also three assessments included: Myers-Briggs Type Indicator, Fundamental Interpersonal Relations Orientation and Thomas-Kilmann Conflict Mode Instrument. A BeamPines coach will review your assessments with you and discuss how to move forward with the lessons.
Positioning Your Power - This lesson reviews key points to positioning your power and improving your leadership style, including an in depth view of emotional intelligence and confidence. The lesson includes progress logs throughout to help you and your coach track your progress, an Emotional Intelligence slideshow presentation, videos, Confidence exercises, and a quiz at the end to test your newly gained knowledge. You coach will review your work and provide you with feedback.
Relationships - This lesson reviews the importance of relationships. It delves into the development of trust, techniques in active communication, effective communication, practices in sincerity and strategies. The lesson includes progress logs, communication exercises and tools, an exercise to help you assess relationships, and a quiz at the end to test your newly gained knowledge. You coach will review your work and provide you with feedback.
Giving and Receiving Feedback - This lesson reviews the feedback process and important aspects of giving, receiving and accepting feedback. The lesson includes progress logs, role play exercises, Giving and Receiving Feedback slideshow presentation and video, feedback worksheets, and a quiz at the end to test your newly gained knowledge. You coach will review your work and provide you with feedback.
Resolving Conflict - This lesson reviews different ways to deal with conflict, how to manage conflict, types of negotiation strategies and methods for mediation. The lesson includes progress logs, video clips, Mediation slideshow presentation and worksheet, and a quiz at the end to test your newly gained knowledge. You coach will review your work and provide you with feedback.
Presenting - This lesson reviews important points when delivering presentations as well as focusing on your vocal image. The lesson includes progress logs, elements of effective communication, a presentation activity worksheet, vocal image techniques and exercises, improving feedback exercise, a live presentation with your coach, and a quiz at the end to test your newly gained knowledge. You coach will review your work and provide you with feedback.
Executive Presence - This lesson brings the Core Leadership concepts together. It reviews the elements of executive presence, culture and business etiquette. It also walks you through the process of creating alignment, career statement and elevator speech. Finally, it reviews the differing aspects among organizations as well as helping you tie everything together and pave your way to becoming a core leader. This lesson includes progress logs, executive presence and confidence exercises, a culture questionnaire, creating alignment exercise, a sample career statement and exercise, elevator speech worksheet, a summary video, and a quiz at the end to test your newly gained knowledge. You coach will review your work and provide you with feedback.
Resources - This lesson provides you with additional resources including books and articles for Core Leadership.
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