Virtual Learning

Purposeful Leadership®
Virtual Sessions

Equip leaders with a core understanding of Purposeful Leadership—a simple, research-based framework proven to drive effective leadership.

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In the next five years, 84% of organizations expect a shortfall of leaders.

Are you accelerating leaders at your organization to meet this shortfall?

Linkage’s Purposeful Leadership Virtual Sessions: Exploring Purposeful Leadership, is a 4- or 8-module virtual learning experience designed to empower your leaders with a core understanding of Purposeful Leadership—with the goal of creating better, more effective leaders.

Through interactive online experiences, exclusive case studies, and activities that empower participants to begin to apply what they have learned to the workplace, these virtual sessions will accelerate the development path of your leaders.

Designed for leaders, from manager to executive level, who aspire to greater leadership opportunities.

What’s Included

  • 4 or 8, 60-minute modules, delivered as a synchronous virtual learning experience
  • Participant playbook
Participants will

  • Describe the benefits of being a Purposeful Leader
  • Recognize the mindset and actions/behaviors present in Purposeful Leadership
  • Identify actions to take to become more purposeful as a leader

An Innovative Approach

Each module is grounded in Linkage’s original research on Purposeful Leadership, which shows that Purposeful Leaders drive 2x more revenue, 4x more profit growth and 9x higher employee engagement, and can be delivered in any order.

Module 1 Orienting to Purposeful Leadership

Recognize the elements of the Purposeful Leadership Model. Identify the five Commitments Purposeful Leaders make to stakeholders and describe how each contributes to becoming a Purposeful Leader.

Module 2 Purposeful Leadership Skills

Explore how leaders can use the Purposeful Leadership skills when faced with achieving complex business goals. By focusing on one skill, learning agility, leaders discover how to identify actionable techniques and tools they can use to balance competing priorities and the decisions associated with them.

Module 3 Become Commitment

Learn about the five challenges all leaders struggle with, reflect on which resonate with you, and leverage this self-awareness to become a more effective leader.

Module 4 Inspire Commitment

What makes for a truly inspirational leader? Explore how a leader can create opportunities for inspiration by providing a clear vision for the future. Learn how to articulate bold and evocative goals to achieve a desired future state.

Module 5 Engage Commitment: Build Enduring Human Connections

Recognize the importance of fully engaging your team by building trust and surfacing others’ personal motivations. Begin brainstorming a plan to engage every member of your team in meaningful ways.

Module 6 Engage Commitment: Foster a Work Environment that Encourages Diverse Thinking

Explore the value of diverse thinking in the workplace. Examine the importance of having a network that allows access to varied thinking and begin to reflect on your own network and identify steps you could take to broaden it.

Module 7 Innovate Commitment

Explore how to create and support innovation in your workplace. Use a framework to identify opportunities for innovation and improvement in your organization and describe how you might address these unique scenarios.

Module 8 Achieve Commitment

Explore the importance of using rewards and recognition to foster achievement. Explore the neuroscience behind recognition work and examine best practices on how to implement this practice with your team.

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​Development That Pays Off

Through our partnership with Linkage, I believe we are now stronger, more dynamic and more resilient. We are ready to lead IIE into the next century.

A. Sarah Ilchman

Director, Student Exchanges, Institute of International Education

Multiply Your Impact

Looking for more ways to accelerate the development of leaders at your organization? Pair the Purposeful Leadership Virtual Sessions with additional leadership development programming to scale your leadership development strategy.

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