Leadership Beyond Management

Leadership Beyond Management


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About the Program

What are the most distinguishing leadership traits? What is your preferred leadership style? How do you initiate and sustain change? How do you influence others? Are you a good follower? This highly interactive training program will help you explore leadership roles as a strategist, change agent, coach, manager, communicator, mentor and team member.

Who Should Attend

Any manager who needs training to step into a leadership role.

Program Details

Tuition  450€
Program Duration  30 hours 

10 weeks
3-hour sessions (17:00-20:00)

Dates  Tuesday 20/2/24, 17:00-20:00
Tuesday 27/2/24, 17:00-20:00
Tuesday 5/3/24, 17:00-20:00
Tuesday 12/3/24,   17:00-20:00
Tuesday 19/3/24,   17:00-20:00
Tuesday 26/3/24, 17:00-20:00
Tuesday 2/4/24, 17:00-20:00
Tuesday 9/4/24, 17:00-20:00
Tuesday 16/4/24, 17:00-20:00
Tuesday 23/4/24, 17:00-20:00

Program Outline

The Work of Leadership

  • Leadership practices and behaviors
  • Self-awareness and self-management
  • Emotional competence

Power and Influence Behaviors

  • Sources of power
  • Use and effectiveness of influence tactics
  • Credibility disciplines
  • Steps and impact of empowerment

Leadership and Communication

  • Communication context and strategy
  • Leadership language and symbols
  • Impact of emotions and behaviors on interaction

Leadership and Change

  • Resistance to change
  • Change process and diffusion
  • Innovation and organizational learning

Application Process

Registration for this program is now closed. Please stay tuned to the Lifelong Learning Center website for new announcements on future dates.

Upon completion of the program, participants will receive a certificate from ACT.

After sending the application form, a representative of ACT's Lifelong Learning Center will contact you for your registration and payment process.

More Information

You can contact the ACT Lifelong Learning Center at +302310-398430 or email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. using "Leadership Beyond Management" as your subject.

Meet the Lecturer

Sevasti Kessapidou is a Professor, Business Division, at the American College of Thessaloniki (ACT), teaching at the MBA level. She received her B.A from the Aristotle University in Thessaloniki and her M.A and Ph.D. from Kent State University, Ohio, U.S. Consulting on the subjects of management and leadership along dimensions ranging from individual skill development to organizational effectiveness, she has been actively engaged in private sector activities and professional development in the areas of management, communication and leadership.


Additional Info


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