Leadership & Motivation

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Unravel the science of motivation for leaders at all levels.

This programme is designed for anyone who faces the challenge of leading and motivating staff to achieve higher performance standards.

Leadership and motivation skills have become a crucial element of an effective manager’s toolkit. This two-day course will equip you with the skills and insights you need to be an effective leader and motivator. It will give you a practical review of cutting-edge, best practice leadership methods and help you to develop self-knowledge of your leadership preferences and behaviours, together with the skills to effectively lead others.

This course is particularly helpful to managers and business specialists who are leading teams through organisational change. You will be helped to identify appropriate leadership and motivational styles while focusing on optimising job performance.

  • Duration: 2 Days
  • Location: IMI Campus
  • Next Programme: 30.03.2015
Fee (Corporate Member) Fee (Non Member)
€1,070 €1,310

Email us today at programmeadvisors@imi.ie

Next programme dates:

30 & 31 March 2015

23 & 24 November 2015


The programme is based around the following content

  • Self-learning: Reflecting on your leadership preferences, and understanding your behaviour
  • Assessing your personal leadership style
  • Choosing an effective leadership style and developing leadership flexibility
  • Understanding the drivers of motivation
  • Motivation techniques for performance improvement
  • Leadership skills for managing major organisational change
Learning Objectives

Few managerial tasks are as essential or challenging as successfully leading and motivating individuals and teams. Leadership and motivation skills have become a crucial element of the effective manager’s toolkit.

This two-day course equips managers with the skills and insights required to become effective leaders and motivators. It provides a practical review of cutting-edge, best-practice leadership methods. Participants will develop:

  • Self-knowledge regarding their own leadership preferences and behaviours
  • The skills to effectively manage one-to-one relationships
  • The tools to motivate and lead groups and teams

This course is particularly aimed at supporting managers who are leading teams in the context organisational change. Practical methodologies will be employed to identify appropriate leadership and motivational styles, with a focus on optimising job performance.


Course Directors:

  • Alistair Tosh – IMI Senior Specialist
  • Dr Simon Boucher – IMI Senior Specialist

Guest speakers are a major feature of this course – senior figures from the business world who share their leadership experiences, insights and advice with participants. Participants are encouraged to discuss their own leadership and motivation challenges with these business leaders.

There are no formal entry criteria. However, this is a demanding programme and suitability of candidates will be assessed at a pre-programme discussion with the programme director. The purpose of the discussion is to ensure a good fit between the candidate and the diploma programme. Several years’ work experience at management level will normally be expected.

Email us today at programmeadvisors@imi.ie

Next programme dates:

30 & 31 March 2015

23 & 24 November 2015

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