NBAA PDP Course: Strategic Leadership – How to Inspire and Achieve Results

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The course will be held from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Jan. 14, 2014, at the Hilton New Orleans Riverside. Continental breakfast will be provided, beginning at 7:30 a.m.

Morning Agenda

  • Moving up the ladder to leadership.
  • “Be a Leader people want to follow.” Review of leadership styles, models and strategy examples from world leaders.
  • "Motivating during times of change." Maslow's Motivation Theory and flight department applications.
  • "Six Disciplines of Credibility" by Kouzes and Posner and their application in business aviation that are needed to build and maintain a high degree of integrity and personal accountability used to develop leadership, teamwork, and influence relationships.
  • Case studies and discussion of ethical issues and leadership required.

Afternoon Agenda

  • Role Play Exercise: interpersonal communication and decision-making and how these affect identifying affective teams using the Kiersey Bates Instrument.
  • Identifying when, why, and how to apply various leadership strategies.
  • Interactive Exercise: practice giving and receiving feedback.
  • Team Building Exercise: Empowerment and motivation.
  • Dynamics of group discussion using P.A.L.
  • Leadership Introspection and Time Management.

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