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Strategic Leadership

All Start Dates

  • Time

    8:30 AM – 4:30 PM ET

  • Length

    3 consecutive days

  • Cost

    $3,995

  • Registration Deadline

    July 25, 2022

  • Time

    8:30 AM – 4:30 PM ET

  • Length

    3 consecutive days

  • Cost

    $3,995

  • Registration Deadline

    September 26, 2022

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Meet the growing challenges of senior leadership.

Develop new skills and tools that will help you be a more effective leader in today's changing work environment.

What You'll Learn

Senior leaders face an unprecedented number of challenges in today’s rapidly-changing business environment, from a changing workforce to increasingly complex problems. Navigating these challenges requires new approaches, behaviors, skills, and tools. To succeed in this dynamic business environment, senior leaders must find new ways of developing insights about ourselves, the people we lead, and the problems our organizations face.

During this dynamic 3-day program, you will develop the skills and style you need to inspire and lead your team and your organization. Reflective exercises, application activities, and case studies will help you enhance your executive presence, develop trust, work through modern-day dilemmas, and solve problems using both critical and creative thinking. And small- and large group discussions will focus on addressing the paradoxes of effective leadership at the executive level.

Program Benefits

  • Solve high-stakes, complex problems with new approaches, skills, and tools
  • Lead with more authenticity, confidence, and presence
  • Develop greater awareness of your leadership styles, strengths, and weaknesses
  • Prepare yourself and your organization for continual change
  • Build and sustain greater levels of motivation and trust through more strategic and visionary leadership
  • Earn a Certificate of Participation from the Harvard Division of Continuing Education

Topics Covered

  • Leadership in today’s business world: what’s similar, what’s different, and why the stakes are higher
  • Inspiring and motivating a diverse talent team 
  • Leadership voice and style: leading with vision, authenticity, and executive presence
  • Solving complex problems using both critical and creative thinking
  • Managing modern-day dilemmas 
  • Addressing the tradeoffs, tensions, and dilemmas we face as senior leaders

Who Should Enroll

This program is intended for senior executives with proven leadership skills that want to enhance their capabilities to lead at higher levels in the organization, with larger initiatives and teams, and during more challenging times.

August Schedule

Day 1

  • The New World of Work and Leading In the ‘New Normal’
  • Strategic Self-Leadership – Part I

Day 2

  • Strategic Self-Leadership – Part II
  • Strategic People and Organizational Leadership

 Day 3

  • Strategic Problem-Solving
  • Strategic Leadership for the Future – Ourselves, Others, Organizations

October Schedule

Day 1

  • The New World of Work and Leading In the ‘New Normal’
  • Strategic Self-Leadership – Part I

Day 2

  • Strategic Self-Leadership – Part II
  • Strategic People and Organizational Leadership

 Day 3

  • Strategic Problem-Solving
  • Strategic Leadership for the Future – Ourselves, Others, Organizations

Instructor

  • Margaret Andrews

    Margaret Andrews

    Margaret Andrews is a seasoned leader with over 20 years of experience in higher education, business, and consulting. Andrews is a highly rated instructor at Harvard University’s Division of Continuing Education, creating and teaching courses and…

Instructor

  • Margaret Andrews

    Margaret Andrews

    Margaret Andrews is a seasoned leader with over 20 years of experience in higher education, business, and consulting. Andrews is a highly rated instructor at Harvard University’s Division of Continuing Education, creating and teaching courses and…

Certificate of Leadership Excellence in Strategy and Innovation for Senior Leaders

Harvard Professional Development Program’s Certificates of Leadership Excellence (CLE) are designed for leaders with the desire to enhance their business acumen, challenge current thinking and expand their leadership skills.  

Register for a qualifying program to get started earning your certificate.

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