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Leadership Ready™

 

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

Leadership Ready™ is a six-month leadership development program that positions emerging leaders to build and strengthen the foundational skills needed to embark on a leadership career.  Each module positions participants to work more effectively with others, handle increasing levels of responsibility, and take ownership of their leadership growth.

PROGRAM OUTCOMES

  • Distinguish themselves as credible, active contributors who achieve results
  • Raise their visibility and pursue future leadership opportunities
  • Regulate their language, emotions, and physical presence in challenging situations without jeopardizing team morale, their career or the company’s reputation
  • Confidently build strategic relationships in any setting, at any level
  • Position themselves in ways that increase their influence and gain cooperation from others

 PROGRAM COMPONENTS

  • Webinar Training-Introductory preparation and goal-setting webinar training
  • Classroom-Six days of facilitator-led implementation training to discuss the application of knowledge and share successes, challenges, and solutions within the group via interactive technology
  • Reading Assignments-Participants will be assigned carefully selected articles, books and videos/podcast
  • Small Group Coaching-Virtual group coaching once per month led by a certified Leadership Ready™ instructor to expound on learning points and monitor the progress of participants
  • Case Studies– Participants will examine real-life examples of leadership practices and the

LEADERSHIP READY™ CORE COMPETENCY MODULES

  • Create a Leadership Career Plan
  • Perceive, Evaluate and Control Emotions
  • Become Organizationally Savvy
  • Prepare to Lead: Avoiding Career Sabotage
  • Building Strategic Alliances within Your Organization
  • Influencing Without Power and Titles
  • Making Better Decisions
  • Developing Leadership Confidence and Presence

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

This program is designed for employees who:

  • Desire to be promoted into a leadership position
  • Demonstrate some leadership capabilities but need guidance to reach their full potential
  • Have been identified as high potential
  • Are ready to work with a committed group of colleagues across their organization or industry for career growth

COMPANY BENEFITS

  • Deepen the company’s leadership bench with committed candidates
  • Reduce leadership recruiting costs by promoting from within
  • Increase employee retention
  • Enhance the ability of high potentials to manage themselves and their future teams more effectively
  • Develop confident and influential future leaders who can positively affect company culture and the bottom line

FACILITATORS

All leadership sessions are led by certified Leadership Ready™ facilitators with decades of experience in the corporate and business sectors. They bring relevant experience in building and leading teams, solving problems, managing changing, and increasing performance.

EXPECTATIONS OF PARTICIPANT’S MANAGER

  • Meet with participant at least once per month during program
  • Assist participant in developing goals for program as part of their performance appraisal
  • Support participant in their leadership development

CLASS SIZE

Minimum class size of 12 per program

READY TO START?

Contact us at info@workplacesuccess.com or 203-757-4103 and bring this program to your organization.

The complete Leadership Ready™ program includes the following:

  • Six days of facilitator-led classroom instruction
  • 4 virtual small group coaching sessions
  • Pre-program webinar
  • Final group project
  • Proprietary program material
  • Complete program implementation and management

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Testimonials

“She will make you look very smart!”

B. Kinney

Hartford Business Journal

2016-02-22T06:21:56+00:00
“She will make you look very smart!”B. KinneyHartford Business Journal

“Energetic, results-oriented. We’ve received multiple requests for additional sessions with her – a true indication of the value she provided to our group!”

L. Crowder

Travelers, Hartford Business Journal

2016-02-22T06:23:58+00:00
“Energetic, results-oriented. We’ve received multiple requests for additional sessions with her – a true indication of the value she provided to our group!”L. CrowderTravelers, Hartford Business Journal

“A comprehensive and practical curriculum with great energy, poise and humanity. This was a refreshing, fun and highly educational growth experience for me.”

N. Reid

Learning and Development Coordinator, Major Global Insurance Carrier

2016-02-22T06:24:55+00:00
“A comprehensive and practical curriculum with great energy, poise and humanity. This was a refreshing, fun and highly educational growth experience for me.” N. ReidLearning and Development Coordinator, Major Global Insurance Carrier

“A terrific tutorial for those looking for a step up and to take it to the next level. This program challenges you to go outside your comfort zone.” 

R. White

Assistant VP, Strategic Communication, Financial Services Company, CT

2016-02-22T06:25:16+00:00
“A terrific tutorial for those looking for a step up and to take it to the next level. This program challenges you to go outside your comfort zone.”  R. WhiteAssistant VP, Strategic Communication, Financial Services Company, CT

“Our team has increased efficiency, decreased reporting errors, and operates more professional internally and externally.”

C. Eggleston

Executive Director, Family Options Incorporated

2016-02-22T06:25:36+00:00
“Our team has increased efficiency, decreased reporting errors, and operates more professional internally and externally.”C. EgglestonExecutive Director, Family Options Incorporated

“Within the first hour of our kick-off program, five participants came up to me and said this was one of the best parts of their graduate school education.”

Dr. Lee Aggison

Former Dean, Graduate Center, University of Connecticut, Storrs

2016-02-22T06:27:21+00:00
“Within the first hour of our kick-off program, five participants came up to me and said this was one of the best parts of their graduate school education.”Dr. Lee AggisonFormer Dean, Graduate Center, University of Connecticut, Storrs

Her presentation on ‘How to Interview Over a Meal’ was stellar.…We will have Karen back!” 

Susan Dichter

Team Success Scholars, Northwestern Connecticut Community College

2016-02-22T06:27:50+00:00
“Her presentation on ‘How to Interview Over a Meal’ was stellar.…We will have Karen back!” Susan DichterTeam Success Scholars, Northwestern Connecticut Community College

“At a time when students are anxious about navigating the tricky job market, your seminar was perfect for our group of job applicants.” 

Director, Career Service, Post University

2016-02-22T06:28:11+00:00
“At a time when students are anxious about navigating the tricky job market, your seminar was perfect for our group of job applicants.” Director, Career Service, Post University

“I highly recommend Karen as a coach, mentor and business consultant. She recently worked with one of our Emerging Leaders that required coaching to address specific behaviors . Through Karen’s process, our Leader came away energized and aware of some areas for development that he has been consistently working on. Her work had a real transformational impact and I commend her insight and expertise.” 

Doris Montgomery

Regional Director of Human Resources, Turner Construction Company

2016-02-22T06:28:44+00:00
“I highly recommend Karen as a coach, mentor and business consultant. She recently worked with one of our Emerging Leaders that required coaching to address specific behaviors . Through Karen’s process, our Leader came away energized and aware of some areas for development that he has been consistently working on. Her work had a real transformational impact and I commend her insight and expertise.” Doris MontgomeryRegional Director of Human Resources, Turner Construction Company

“She will make you look very smart!”

B. Kinney

Hartford Business Journal

“Energetic, results-oriented. We’ve received multiple requests for additional sessions with her – a true indication of the value she provided to our group!” 

L. Crowder

Travelers