Chapter 18

Designing Great Leadership Development Workshops


In This Chapter

  • Ten critical design features of an effective leadership development workshop.
  • Rational and ideas to ensure leadership development workshops are a wise investment.

Leadership development workshops are very expensive. And this is not just the cost of facilities, materials, trainers, and bagels. When a company takes twenty or thirty key contributors out of the organization for even one day, it is incurring a significant cost. If you are in the business of designing these workshops, ask yourself this question: Have I designed a workshop that is really worth this investment?

1. Research-Based Content

Unfortunately, the barriers to entry ...

Get Developing Talent for Organizational Results: Training Tools From the Best in the Field now with the O’Reilly learning platform.

O’Reilly members experience live online training, plus books, videos, and digital content from nearly 200 publishers.