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Leadership Fundamentals

Leadership Fundamentals

@ Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce 40 George Street EDINBURGH Midlothian EH2 2LE

11th November, 2021 09:30-13:00 Training 95.00-135.00
Great leadership skills are crucial and most helpful when navigating times of great ambiguity, uncertainty and challenge, all of which seem to be more and more prevalent in our day-to-day working lives, as we emerge from covid-19 pandemic.

More than ever, staying focused on your priorities and the future you want to create is key. The words leadership and management are often used in the same sentence but what is the difference? Understanding how you maybe limiting yourself at present, by not working in leader mode is key to emerging successfully from the Covid-19 pandemic.

The course will help you make sense of what leadership is, help you develop your personal leadership approach and how you can apply it in your day-to-day practice. You will be encouraged to learn what it is like to be on the receiving end of you.

Who should attend? 

Managers and business owners who want to develop their leadership skills and have greater confidence in handling ambiguity, uncertainty and challenge 

Learning Outcomes: 
  • Feel more confident and capable when navigating ambiguity, uncertainty and change
  • A greater awareness on how to stay focused on your priorities and the future you want to create.
  • Understand how you may be limiting yourself at present by not working at the right level.
  • A better understanding of the different operating modes of leader, manager and operator
  • Be better at spending more time in ‘playing to win’ mode.
  • Greater awareness of how you can best add value to your organisation/ business.

Course Director: Mark Douglas

Train your team:
This course can be delivered on site for corporate teams and tailored to your specific requirements. For details contact

The ECC training experience:
  • Expert trainers - Passionate specialists who keep up to date with the latest trends in their field
  • Quality delivery - Trainers are assessed annually on the quality of their delivery and delegate engagement
  • Practical training methods - Theory and practical based training to take back to the office
  • Small class sizes - No more than 15 people to ensure you get the most from our trainers
  • Wide breadth of topics - ECC offer over 40 different essential business training courses covering everything from Leadership and Management through to Digital and International Trade
  • 3 learning levels – Beginner /Introductory, Intermediate and Advanced
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  • ‘Top notch, knowledgeable and experienced in the subject matter ‘
  • ‘Mark was excellent, really informative and insightful’

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