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Leading for innovation and agility

What makes an organisation agile and how can you embrace more innovative leadership? Our masterclass for senior leaders and managers helps you understand key creative techniques and use them across your teams

Become an agile leader

In surveys of CEOs across the globe, innovation and agility repeatedly appear as both a key ambition and a primary concern for the leadership team. Both can deliver ‘game changing’ benefits, both can be destabilising and unwelcome forces.

At the heart of innovation and agility lies change, experimentation and, by design, some degree of failure – and leaders need to accommodate this.

Course features

Leading for innovation and agility is one-day, ready-to-run masterclass on agile leadership.

Modern organisations have to be quick, responsive and continually reinvent themselves if they are to keep their edge, delight their customers and ultimately survive. This masterclass introduces leaders to the latest thinking about agile leadership and enables participants to apply it back in the workplace.

We measure the impact of the course through post-course evaluation, giving you confidence about the return on your investment. The relationships and learning community built between participants during the course fosters peer support, engagement and on-going personal development.

What to expect

We cover:

  • Taking stock of organisational agility
  • What is agility and does it matter? 
  • The environmental need for agility
  • A strategy for creating agile organisations
  • Innovation and dilemmas
  • Inspiring innovation
  • Resilience: strengthening your own and leading others
  • Blueprints for generating innovation and agility

Participants will be able to:

  • Use a range of creative thinking techniques
  • Understand and develop approaches to establish the right environment for innovation
  • Lead innovative and high performing teams

Course details

Course delivery:

Leading for innovation and agility is a one-day masterclass for up to 12 participants that is led by one of our consultants at a location of your choice. The day will generally run from 9am to 5pm, with individual topics taking between 30 minutes to one hour.

Who should attend?

Leaders who want to learn more about the latest thinking and techniques to help ensure their organisation has the agility and innovation to succeed in a rapidly-changing world.


The price for this course is £2,600. Please do speak to us about pricing in other currencies.

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