Step into Power: Tactical Leadership Skills

Mar 09, 2018 09:00am -
Mar 09, 2018 05:00pm

Event Description

Step into Power: Tactical Leadership Skills is an intensive one day leadership-skills class that will arm you with tactical skills you can apply to your “real world” work challenges. Learn your own problem-solving style and how to recognize others’ styles so that you can more effectively lead, manage, collaborate, and have those difficult conversations, 360 degrees. The workshop builds your management skills and overall tactical leadership competencies. 

We are offering Tactical Leadership Skills in an accelerated, full-day format for your convenience! Anne will share with you best practices and tips that will noticeably improve your leadership, management, and collaboration. This accelerated session will cover a range of topics all in one day.

To learn more about the full Step into Power program click here.

In this session, you will learn how to:

  • Understand problem solving as it relates to leadership, management, and collaboration, learning how to assess what others need from you as a leader, manager, and team member;
  • Facilitate and participate in meetings so that you accomplish your goals and are seen as a leader regardless of your position;
  • Learn best practices for working with a range of colleagues (especially challenging ones);
  • Transform difficult conversations into opportunities to lead and generate great outcomes;
  • Learn how to initiate uncomfortable conversations and get what you want;
  • Learn to focus everyone on mutual needs and manage expectations;
  • Develop your staff and collaborate more effectively with everyone from your staff, to peers, to clients, to members, and to your manager;
  • Easily assessing what others need from you as a leader; and
  • Understanding colleagues’ strengths and blind spots as a means of creating a highly effective team.
  • Create Win-Win Conversations by relying on your tangible skill development, including the ability to diffuse difficult situations through:
    • Listening for and distinguishing your colleague’s goals from his or her proposed strategies;
    • Using awareness of self and others to quickly identify needs in order to find mutually; agreeable strategies
    • Techniques for dealing with defensiveness.

About the facilitator, Anne CollierAn expert leadership coach and trainer, Anne Collier gives clients a competitive edge by helping them discover their strengths and teaching them how to use those strengths to their greatest advantage. Clients walk away from Anne’s coaching and workshops with a powerful set of tools that helps them identify and achieve critical goals, including enhancing communication skills, developing leadership and management skills, and boosting team performance with an enduring sense of purpose. Anne practiced law in Washington, D.C. with Miller & Chevalier, Chtd and King & Spalding, where she represented and advised Fortune 500 corporations on various tax and business matters. Prior to private practice, Anne was an attorney with the Treasury Department.

Location: ASAE
1575 I St NW
1st Floor Conference Room
Washington, DC 20005-1105

Metro: McPherson Square

Registration Fees:
Tactical Leadership Skills Workshop: $975

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As a CAE Approved Provider educational program related to the CAE exam content outline, this program may be applied 8 credits toward your CAE application or renewal professional development requirements.

Payment & Refund Policy
WGR Registration Fees must be paid in advance and are non-refundable. You may substitute someone else at your membership level for your registration without penalty; however, membership benefits are non-transferable. If your replacement is not in your membership sector, you will be responsible for the difference in fees.

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Event Type:Meeting
Category:Personal & Professional Dev.
Early registration ends on Nov 30, 2017.
Regular registration starts on Dec 01, 2017 and ends on Mar 09, 2018.
Late registration starts on Mar 10, 2018.