• Training Room

    Women into Leadership
    Provider   Organisational and Staff Development Unit

    Spend the day with colleagues exploring your personal strengths and leadership style, women and power, increasing confidence and thinking styles. The final sessions of the day will look at how we handle challenging situations and people.

Duration 1 full day

Course Type Workshop

Booking Status Contact Provider

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Target Audience: Everyone at Strathclyde

Strathclyde Women's Week - 2nd - 6th March

Women into leadership for Strathclyde University

10 am Introductions and female leadership stats

1.     Personal profiling and results

  • Personal strengths and leadership style
  • Capitalising on female strengths
  • Visual explorer exercise

2.     Power and Position

  • Becoming comfortable with power
    • PAC questionnaire
    • Feedback and implications for handling power well as women
  • Work life audit
  • Delegation and managing performance

3.     Increasing Confidence

·         Origins of optimism questionnaire

·         Three thinking styles

·         Challenging your thinking

4. Handling Challenging Situations

Discussion and feedback

1.        Influencing Skills

     - The 6 principles of influencing

·           Emotional intelligence

-                        Talking feelings

-                        The place of emotion at work

2.        Handling challenging people

·         Who are your challenging people?

·         The 5 steps for dealing with challenging people

·         Practise in pairs handling your challenging people

-                        Feedback and discussion

4 pm actions for change and close of course

Delivered By: Ros Taylor



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Cancellation Policy

When applying for a course, you should note that there will be a £50* to your department if you cancel within 5** working days or you do not attend, and a £25 charge for cancellations/ non-attendance between 6 and 10 working days. There will be no charge for cancellation made 10 or more working days before the event. Notifications should be made to OSDU@strath.ac.uk

A department is welcome to send someone else in your place if they wish without incurring a charge, providing that person has the necessary pre-requisites for the course. In the case of courses split over more than one day, you must attend ALL parts of the course. If you fail to attend any part you will be charged as outlined above.

*This is the standard charge for cancellation or non-attendance of course of 1 days duration or less. For some courses there may be a higher cancellation charge and if this is the case you will be advised of this at the time of booking.

**Any bookings made within 10 days of the event will incur the charges as specified.