DescriptionManagers attend leadership development programs for any number of reasons. Sometimes an organization will nominate a specific manager for a program, or send all high-potential managers through a series of development programs. Some managers seek out development programs on their own as part of their personal career objectives. If you’re scheduled to participate in a leadership development program, or if you’re considering such a program, you can substantially increase the benefits to yourself and to your organization by preparing for the development experience. This guidebook will show you how to prepare yourself and how you can help prepare your colleagues and your work environment to make the most of a formal development program.
7 Why Prepare for a Leadership Development Program?
8 Preparing Your Expectations
15 Preparing Your Motivation
20 Preparing Your Workplace
27 Turning Lessons into Leadership
28 Suggested Readings
29 Key Point Summary