Korn FerryLeadership PrinciplesStrengthening your organization's leadership base.
The transition to leading for the first time is one of the most
challenging and perilous transitions in any career. Why?
Because the leader is now dependent on others for results. It
requires an expanded perspective, as well as more robust tools,
frameworks, and skills, to better prioritize, delegate, engage,
and motivate. Its also the first time an individual builds and
articulates their leadership brand, and creates a clear leadership
Taking the reins as a leader demands not only skills, knowledge,
and experience, but also self-awareness and confidence.
Leaders often need to learn to recognize themselves as leaders.
Despite how critical this role is to the overall effectiveness of
teams and organizations, over 80% of those who transition to
their first leadership role fail to make the shift successfully.
Korn Ferry Leadership Principles helps participants:
Build understanding of the leadership behaviors that are
critical to success.
Develop the ability to engage, coach, and develop others.
Strengthen results consistently, creating high quality
Build creativity and innovation in team problem solving for
today's tough challenges.
AT A GLANCE:
Korn Ferry Leadership Principles isdesigned for first-level leaders, middlemanagers, and others who are new toleading people, or have received little orno prior leadership development training.
Through online and facilitated grouplearning, assessment, and competency-based feedback, participants develop thecore leadership skills required for success:leading self, leading others, and leadingthe business.
Program participants develop a leadersmindset, learn how to motivate andmobilize engagement and performance,and how to best contribute through anddevelops others.
Organizations also benefit by significantlyreducing the need to fill leadershippositions with external candidates, andempowering leaders to collaborate withinand across business silos.
Key elements of the program.The Leadership Principles program is designed to build capability in three critical areas of leadership. It is based
on research about the skills that leaders need the most, yet tend to do least welland includes:
Leading self: Increasing self-awareness and the ability to lead oneself.
Leading others: Driving engagement and developing others.
Leading the business: Translating and communicating day-to-day actions by cultivating innovation into
Participants will be engaged early on with activities assigned to them in preparation for the program:
A unique Leadership Principles 360 multi-rater assessment: Korn Ferrys research-based and validated
instrument, used across multiple geographies, cultures, and industries, provides multi-rater feedback on the
leadership competencies that are taught in the program and most critical for success.
Online learning: Building Trusting Relationships is a fast-paced, interactive, on-line approach to building
trusting relationships across functions, levels, and other dimensions of diversity. Participants will learn and
apply Korn Ferrys Familiarity, Comfort, and Trust model to real-life situations in the workplace.
What to expect.
Leading others Engagement: What is it and how to
Breakthrough inclusion for high-level
Coaching direct reports.
Giving feedback for impact.
Handling dicult conversations.
Leading self What it means to lead.
Leadership drivers and values; survey
The leaders role in building a trusting
360 Assessment: Multi-rater
leadership feedback, with individual
Leading with courage.
Leading the business Translating strategy to daily work;
aligning the team.
Communicating inspiring goals.
Executing through delegating.
Building a culture for innovation.
Creating a leadership brand and action
Post-program overview and close.
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THE PROGRAM WILL IMPACT YOUR ORGANIZATION BY:
Strengthening the leadership base and building a foundational leadership community.
Developing a support network among the organizations rising leaders.
Building an effective leadership and development culture that will drive positive change throughout the organization.
Ensuring that first-level leaders develop the skills needed to be successful in their job.
Leveraging a leaders mindset for the development and engagement of others.
Providing leaders with opportunities to explore and identify stretch development assignments.
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