As a leader it is important to build a shared sense of purpose with your ‘team’. This one-day workshop considers organisational requirements and different leadership styles, focusing on those which best fit co-operative workplaces.

Who is it for?

This workshop is for you if you

  • are a new or emerging manager or team leader working in a co-operative
  • have formal or informal leadership responsibilities
  • are a member wanting to understand more about leadership
  • want to learn more about different leadership styles and which is best for you and your organisation

What will I learn?

By the end of the workshop you will be able to

  • identify different leadership styles and how they can be adapted to different situations
  • explore how leadership styles are influenced by organisational culture, regulation and emerging social concerns.
  • reflect on your own leadership styles and methods and adopt appropriate working practice that will benefit of your organisation
  • describe how to establish a culture that builds a shared sense of purpose with the team
  • create a personal development plan with specific objectives that will enable you to incorporate the requirements of a leader in a values based organisation such as a co-operative

How will I learn?

You will be involved in tutor led discussion, self-reflection and group activities in this engaging workshop.  This will help you to understanding and apply leadership skills effectively in your organisation.

You may wish to complete this workshop as part of a Chartered Management Institute (CMI) qualification. For this you will be required to complete a piece of assessed work after the workshop. Full support is provided and to find out more click here.  

Book this course for you or your organisation

If you'd like to book this course for you or your organisation, or have any questions that you'd like to ask about the content then our Learning and Development team are happy to help. Get in touch via the button below and one of the team will reply to your query ASAP.

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Member Discount

Individual and Organisational members are entitled to 15% off the price of a standard ticket for our courses. 

Not an individual or organisational member? Join from as little as £4 per month. See more about our membership offer here.