CPD Courses → Communication and Personal Development

Leadership and Influence

They say that leaders are born, not made. While it is true that some people are born leaders, some leaders are born in the midst of adversity. Often, simple people who have never had a leadership role will stand up and take the lead when a situation they care about requires it. A simple example is parenting. When a child arrives, many parents discover leadership abilities they never knew existed in order to guide and protect their offspring.
Once you learn the techniques of true Leadership And Influence, you will be able to build the confidence it takes to take the lead. The more experience you have acting as a genuine leader, the easier it will be for you. It is never easy to take the lead, as you will need to make decisions and face challenges, but it can become natural and rewarding.
Workshop Objectives:
• Define “leadership”
• Explain the Great Man Theory
• Explain the Trait Theory
• Understand Transformational Leadership
• Understand the people you lead and how to adapt your leadership styles
• Explain leading by Directing
• Explain leading by Participating
• Explain leading by Delegating
• Kouzes and Posner
• Conduct a personal inventory
• Create an action plan
• Establish personal goals

  • Module 1 - Audio
  • Module One: Getting Started
  • Module 2 - Audio
  • Module Two: The Evolution of Leadership
  • Module Two: Quiz
  • Module 3 - Audio
  • Module Three: Situational Leadership
  • Module Three: Quiz
  • Module 4 - Audio
  • Module Four: A Personal Inventory
  • Module Four: Quiz
  • Module 5 - Audio
  • Module Five: Modeling the Way
  • Module Five: Quiz
  • Module 6 - Audio
  • Module Six: Inspiring a Shared Vision
  • Module Six: Quiz
  • Module 7 - Audio
  • Module Seven: Challenging the Process
  • Module Seven: Quiz
  • Module 8 - Audio
  • Module Eight: Enabling Others to Act
  • Module Eight: Quiz
  • Module 9 - Audio
  • Module Nine: Encouraging the Heart
  • Module Nine: Quiz
  • Module 10 - Audio
  • Module Ten: Basic Influencing Skills
  • Module Ten: Quiz
  • Module 11 - Audio
  • Module Eleven: Setting Goals
  • Module Eleven: Quiz
  • Module Twelve: Wrapping Up
  • Leadership and Influence Activities Brief
  • Activity 1 - Submit your pre-ssignment review
  • Activity 2 - Submit your action plan
  • Activity 3 - Submit your goal card
  • Activity 4 - Submit your personal inventory
  • Recommended Reading List
  • 01-Goal Card.docx
  • 02-Personal Inventory.docx
  • Action Plan.docx
  • Pre-Assignment.docx
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certificate with a duration: Forever