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Essentials of Successful Leadership

How to gain acceptance in your new leadership role

Moving to a leadership position requires you to alter your leadership identity in order to be successful in your new role. In this new position, you will face different responsibilities and tasks. This means developing new behaviours so you can face challenges and succeed in your new responsible position. You will learn in this seminar how to deal with the various expectations whilst still being a reliable and motivating leader, even within an international workforce.


Aspects of the new professional role

  • Gaining acceptance in your new role.
  • Adapting sensibly to the new job.
  • Requirements and tasks of a leader.
  • Knowing about leadership styles.
  • Adjusting your leadership style for an international role.
  • Leadership skills: delegating, target setting, performance evaluation and feedback.

Being prepared - reflecting on your new role

  • What kind of leader and manager will I be?
  • What are my strengths and where are there areas for development?
  • How can I transfer my learned strengths to my new international role?

Toolbox for leadership

  • Working with senior members of a team.
  • The leader-employee relationship, trust and control.
  • Leader or friend, colleague or boss?
  • Successful delegation of specific tasks.
  • Giving and receiving feedback.

Impact on a team's performance

  • Building up high-performance teams.
  • Motivational factors for teams.
  • Fostering the relationship with colleagues and superiors.
  • Taking cultural diversity in your team into account.
  • What management support is needed for each team member.

Getting through the "rookie period"

  • Avoiding the most common mistakes in the first 100 days.

Online Learning Platform

Once you have registered, you will be able to access your online learning platform, including extra materials for consolidating what you have learned.


This well-stocked toolbox for leaders will help you to

  • prepare for your new responsibilities as a leader,
  • develop your own approach to your leadership role,
  • be confident even in difficult situations,
  • moderate and lead effective communication,
  • set and achieve motivating targets for yourself and your team.


The training consists of a mixture of input and exercises. You will actively participate in the learning process, thus helping you to avoid pitfalls in real life situations. The methods used will include group work, reflection, theoretical input and interactive exercises.

Who should attend

This seminar is for junior managers, team leaders and project managers who are more about to move into a leadership role or have recently been promoted to a new position in international business.

Open Badges - Show what you can do.

After successful completion of the event, you will receive a digital certificate from us in the form of an Open Badge. You can download this in your online learning platform and then embed and share it via social media. With Open Badges you can show online what competences you have.

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"Open and friendly atmosphere induced by the trainer, well organized, good hotel."

Dr. Matthias Heinze
Pfizer Pharma GmbH, Berlin

"Professionally organized and structured course."

Alina Bun
Continental Reifen Deutschland GmbH, Hannover

"Great experience of the teacher, possibility to discuss real cases and real examples of leadership in daily business. The training was really helpful for my daily activities in the company."

Alessandro Pasquino
EADS, Stuttgart

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1.-2. day: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

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€ 1.540,- excl. VAT
€ 1.832,60 incl. VAT

The stated participation fee includes a group lunch per full seminar day, refreshments during breaks and extensive course handouts. The participant must settle accommodation costs directly with the hotel. Regarding the booking of the hotel, you will find a reservation form in your online learning platform.

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