New to the people-management game? We’ll help put you on the right track. Leadership WTF will introduce you to leadership models and key principles that work in the tech world. You’ll build confidence and competence, find your leadership style and develop your own personal development plan. Stop asking “WTF?” and join us for four awesome sessions.

Who is it for?

Leadership WTF is best for new managers with less than six months’ experience. 

What will I learn?

By the end of these sessions, you’ll be able to:

  • Develop your understanding of leadership and define the role of leader in today’s workplace
  • Act with emotional intelligence at work
  • Harness your understanding of motivation and empathy to lead others
  • Display authority in an authentic way
  • Utilize effective models to provide feedback
  • Start coaching staff to achieve performance goals
  • Create a professional development plan to guide your development as a leader

How big is the class?

The class will be capped at 15 and filled on a first-come, first-served basis, with a limit of three participants per company.

Class Schedule

Each three-hour workshop is offered in an open session format. A 1:1 Emotional Intelligence coaching session is also included.

All sessions will be held at the Communitech Hub (151 Charles St. W., Kitchener) from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm.

Workshop Dates:

  • November 8, 2017
  • November 22, 2017
  • December 6, 2017
  • December 20, 2017

Questions?

For more information, contact Louise Merlihan at louise.merlihan@communitech.ca

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Cancellation policy: 7 days notice is required to obtain a full refund (Wednesday, November 1, 2017 by 5pm)

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