|By Business Wire||
|April 29, 2014 11:37 AM EDT||
Further setting the pace in leadership development, Skillsoft announced the “Conversations in Leadership: Lessons on Winning” webinar with Jack Welch. Scheduled for May 15, from 12:00 – 12:30 EDT, the event will provide an opportunity for participants to learn from Jack Welch’s singular management expertise on building winning teams and developing leaders, gleaned from his decades as one of the most successful and admired CEOs of all time. Registration is free and open online here (space is limited).
The Conversations in Leadership webinar series features informal discussions with best-selling authors and other leadership experts. This conversation with Jack Welch will offer a glimpse into his passion for developing great leaders that led to the creation of the Welch Way leadership development programs. Welch Way delivers business insights through interactive online programs that focus on critical management and leadership topics. Designed to change the way organizations develop their managers, Welch Way drives immediate results by giving customers and their teams a playbook of proven tools and actionable practices to improve productivity and retention, develop a high performance culture, transform teams and ultimately build better leaders.
“It’s important for every leader in a company, not just the CEO, to understand where the organization wants to go and what it will take to get there,” said Jack Welch, executive chairman of the Jack Welch Management Institute at Strayer University. “To stay competitive, companies need to invest in the development of their managers and help guide their leaders in building a culture around a shared set of values. Our partnership with Skillsoft for global exclusive distribution of Welch Way enables us to reach a broad audience of organizations focused on developing their leadership talent.”
Since its launch in 2012, the Conversations in Leadership webinar series has hosted leading authors and business leaders. Through this diverse lineup of featured experts, Skillsoft provides participants with an inside perspective on trends and actionable insights to enable leadership development of individuals and their organizations.
“We are eager to expose our listeners to the knowledge and experience of one of the greatest leaders in modern business. The Lessons on Winning webinar will deliver the kind of high-impact insights, advice and best practices on leadership from which every company can benefit,” said Shawn Hunter, vice president & executive producer for leadership solutions at Skillsoft. “This Conversation supports Skillsoft’s mission to provide organizations with the tools they need to develop their talent and help fuel their growth objectives.”
For more information on Welch Way, please visit www.skillsoft.com/welchway or call 1-844-632-5991.
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