In an ever-evolving business landscape that is volatile, unpredictable, complex and ambiguous, strengthening the leadership and strategic capability of your business for the long term has never been more important.
Strong leadership is fundamental to the successful realisation of your organisation’s vision. This intensive course provides a valuable opportunity for directors and organisational leaders to explore strategic leadership issues and the successful implementation of corporate strategy.
Over the duration, you will learn how to how to sponsor and lead strategic change while keeping key stakeholders involved in the process with best practice tools, techniques and ideas to enhance your organisation's success.
The IoD Award in The Director's Role in Leading the Organisation, Level 9 (SCQF) is a module of the Certificate in Company Direction
This modular award may be booked online independently or taken as part of the full qualification. To book the full programme please contact the professional development team directly on +44 (0)20 7766 2601.
Gain a practical understanding of leading people through strategy implementation. During the course you will have the opportunity to assess different leadership and decision-making techniques, identify ways of handling resistance to change and evaluate how all of these can be applied in your own organisation and contribute to its increased success.
By attending this course you will gain the knowledge and skills to:
- Create a culture which engages others constructively in the organisation to achieve the strategic objectives which add value to the company and to its customers
- Deliver successful results by establishing an appropriate organisational model, coupled with mental agility and effective leadership of the human resource capability
- Develop effective behaviour and methods for delivering strategic change as an individual leader and as a member of the executive team
- Determine how boards can effectively measure progress and organisational performance as well as evaluating corporate success
This course includes e-learning support which expands upon the concepts and ideas covered on the course and how to align these with your own organisation.