Become a Better Leader

LIVE Webinar Format

Our LEAD Core program provides foundational and essential skills to be successful in a lifelong career of leading others. Designed by doctorate-level leadership practitioners with an extensive and successful career in commercial business at the executive level. Learn how to build High-Performing Teams, Communicate Effectively, Adapt your Style to Others, and much more!
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What You'll Learn

  • Leadership Principles & Competencies

    All successful leaders leverage a core set of principles and competencies. Learn how each of these impacts team and business performance. Build your ability to adopt these as part of your leadership brand and incorporate them into lifelong development.

  • Your Leadership Style

    We all have a unique leadership style. We have preferences and behaviors that come natural to us. Learn what your style is, and most importantly how to adapt to other people's styles. This allows you to maximize team collaboration and effectiveness.

  • High-Performing Teams

    We invest in development to maximize team performance. Learn the framework for high performance teams and how you can setup a culture and environment where everyone excels together!

Style Assessments Included

We are authorize partners with John C. Wiley & Sons. The leadership assessments for EverythingDiSC and The Five Behaviors are included in the program.
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Course curriculum

LIVE Webinar Format

  • 1

    Introduction to the Course

    • LEAD Core Introduction Video_v01

    • LEAD Core Participant Workbook

  • 2

    Module 1: Leadership Competencies & Principles

    • What Great Managers Do

    • Learning Journey Map: Leadership Competencies and Principles

    • Read the POINT on the book, "Multipliers" by Liz Wiseman

    • Quiz for #1: Leadership Competencies & Principles

  • 3

    Module 2: Your Leadership Style

    • Using MyEverythingDiSC

    • Learning Journey Map: Delivering and Measuring Results

    • Read the POINT on "Decide to Thrive"

    • Quiz for #2: Your Leadership Style

  • 4

    Module 3: Communications & Managing Performance

    • Emotional Intelligence

    • Learning Journey Map: Communications and Managing Performance

    • HBR Article: Cancelling One on One Meetings Destroys Your Productivity

    • Quiz for #3: Communications & Managing Performance

  • 5

    Module 4: Employee Feedback, Coaching, & Development

    • What it Takes to be a Great Leader

    • Learning Journey Map: Employee Feedback, Coaching, & Development

    • Quiz for #4: Employee Feedback, Coaching, & Development

    • Microsoft Case Testimonials about the Five Behaviors

  • 6

    Module 5: Trust & Productive Conflict

    • Collaborate Effectively with a Remote Team

    • Learning Journey Map: Building High Performing Teams

    • HBR Article: The Value of Belonging at Work

    • Quiz for #5: Building High Performing Teams

  • 7

    Module 6: Driving Commitment & Accountability

    • Lencioni Video on Accountability

    • Learning Journey Map: Driving Team Commitment

    • The Influence of IT Project Manager Competencies on Team Commitment

    • Quiz for #6: Driving Team Commitment

  • 8

    Module 7: Delivering Results

    • Balanced Scorecard Overview

    • Learning Journey Map: Delivering and Measuring Results

    • TAKE your DiSC Assessment

    • Quiz for #7: Delivering Results

  • 9

    BONUS: Introduction to Decision Effectiveness

    • What is Decision Effectiveness

    • Read the POINT on "DECIDE to Thrive " by Dr. Dale J Albrecht and Dr. Maria Gomez Albrecht

Certificate & Digital Badge

The successful completion of the program earns you a certificate. Complete the program knowledge checks and earn a digital badge that you can use on participating social media platforms.


  • What format is the program?

    This program is a LIVE Webinar style using the elearning platform for course management, supplemental materials, and knowledge checks.

  • When is the program?

    The program runs from September 21st - 23rd, from 1pm-5pm each of the three days.

  • Are there other things that I have to buy?

    No extra purchases required. Your tuition covers all materials and access to the elearning platform on Alonos University.

  • Do I have to pay extra for the DiSC and Five Behaviors assessments?

    There are no extra costs. Your tuition covers both assessments and all materials for the course. Your invitation to take the assessments will be sent to you at least 1-week in advance of the program starting.