Break through into leadership

Direct your own learning to grow your career

There’s a misconception that leaders are just born that way. It may be true that some people have good leadership instincts, but that doesn’t mean you can’t learn to become a leader—or a more effective one.

Download this guide to get:

  • Approaches to developing your leadership skills
  • A Leadership Development Plan
  • A Reflective Journal Template
  • A Leadership Styles Reading List
  • A Leadership Skills Development Plan Template

Do you need soft skills to succeed as a leader?

The short answer is: Definitely.

Even if you’re an outstanding performer in the technical aspects of your job, to become an effective leader you’re going to need a range of behaviors and work habits often referred to as “soft” or interpersonal skills.

Hard to measure, soft skills all relate to your interactions with others. While some, such as empathy, can be seen as personality traits, you can take steps to strengthen any of them.

Leadership, including soft skills, can be learned and improved with practice. Download this guide to learn about the soft skills most often cited as important by employers.

Kickstart your leadership development journey now!