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Leadership Training

Great leadership in an organization is essential. But it can be hard to come by. Studies show that 40 percent of new leaders fail within 18 months. The good news is that leadership failure can be predicted and prevented when managers are given the right resources.

Leadership Training Materials

What's My Leadership Style is part of the HRDQ Style Suite. This leadership training module identifies leadership styles and helps managers and supervisors improve performance and become effective leaders.


Matrix Manager Inventory is a powerful assessment and training workshop that helps both new and seasoned managers to develop the capabilities and versatility they need to succeed in today's interconnected and collaborative world.


Flight From Savo is an exciting training game where participants gain first-hand experience putting five key supervisory skills to work as they work with a cache of parts to devise an escape plan.

More about Leadership

Promoting Leadership in The Workplace

Leadership training is one solution to enhance team performance. It is aimed at teaching certain soft skills essential for leaders.

Leadership is a lifelong endeavor you can never stop improving upon. There's no such thing as being too good of a leader, and the skills required translate seamlessly from your professional career into your personal life.

HRDQ’s leadership assessments and strengthening tools can help your organization develop strong leadership skills. There are a host of leadership skills training courses and activities that boost, identify, and discover your leadership abilities. Whether the leaders in your audience are newly-minted or seasoned professionals, they'll benefit tremendously from HRDQ’s leadership development tools.

Your company can benefit from leadership training of employees in many ways:

  • Better productivity

Good managers are able to boost employee productivity. Leaders train workers, analyze existing problems, find innovative solutions, and handle hurdles. Leadership may assist managers set goals, and enhancing their personnel performance. If an individual develops leadership qualities, they may assist others to do the same, improving the organization.

  • Lower turnover rate

Training staff may minimize hiring costs. Poor management is a leading cause of employee turnover. A well-trained manager and leader can impact a company's attrition rate.

  • Improvement in company culture

When a firm invests in any kind of training, it sends a message it cares about employees' success. Apart from that, mentorship may boost morale and make your business more appealing. Companies strengthen their values via leadership training.

  • Reduces risks

During the course, you may grasp risk management. Leadership training may also boost strategic capacity, benefiting your company's future.

  • Teamwork-building

Leadership training presents leadership concepts to all employees who follow its instructions. The training helps team members comprehend a leader's decisions. This can improve cooperation, teamwork, and workplace unity.

Leadership Styles

You should be aware of four leadership styles in order to be a more effective leader:

  • Direct – Direct leaders are aggressive but not expressive. They often lead by taking charge.
  • Spirited – Spirited leaders have a high level of aggression and expressiveness. They frequently inspire others to follow them.
  • Considerate – Considerate leaders are low in aggression and high in expressiveness. They lead by fostering group cohesion.
  • Systematic – Systematic leaders are low in aggression and expressiveness. They frequently take the lead by meticulously preparing.

The most effective leaders modify their leadership models to fit the occasion. They must understand when to bargain, and when to be tough. They are able to "stretch" their styles to collaborate with others and lead the team to success.

Who should take leadership courses?

  • CEOs. For top managers, leadership training is about passing on ideals. CEOs may review their managing concepts and techniques. The training may assist in producing specific activities and plans, such as training for supervisors and managers.
  • Managers. Managers may strengthen their skills through different kinds of training. Such courses imply training in communication and presentation skills, as well as, adaptability, and emotional intelligence. As a manager, you must know how to lead your people.
  • Employees. Leadership training is also beneficial for ordinary employees:
  • It improves important soft skills, including communication skills, teamwork, adaptability, productivity, etc.

Workers can find out more about employee-manager communication. Leadership qualities may assist in grasping a manager's directives and intentions. Leadership training refines and equips your employees. Communicative, proactive workers will better represent your company. Apart from this, the training provides your employees with everything they need to become good leaders in the future.

Formats of leadership training

  • Leadership Workshops

A company organizes leadership training workshops. During workshops, several activities assist teams in training their abilities. Workshops introduce unskilled individuals to leadership. Professional workshop hosts can address employees' queries and customize the curriculum. Workshops are flexible and suitable for teaching both employees and management.

  • Conferences

This format is organized for individuals who are currently leading at work. It gathers leaders from different companies to provide networking and learning opportunities.

  • Management Training

Executive leadership training is best for individuals who can train others, like managers. Such training helps articulate their expertise, methods, and plans.

  • e-Learning

Employees may study online at their own speed. Leadership online training may be cheaper because employees don't have to travel or pay. Online training is global. Everyone learns the same materials all over the world.

Leadership training activities' outcomes will vary depending on the level and topic. This is why you should pick your path wisely, keeping your ultimate goal in mind. Do you wish to concentrate on one aspect of leadership? Are you a new or prospective leader looking for a course that will teach you the fundamentals of leadership? Or are you an experienced leader or executive seeking a workshop to sharpen your skills?

Explore the leadership training course opportunities and materials available at HRDQ to help you improve leadership skills in your organization.

  • What's My Leadership Style - HRDQ
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    Learn the most effective way to lead in different situations What's My Leadership Style is a management development tool, leadership style assessme...

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  • Matrix Manager Inventory - HRDQ
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    Leading in a collaborative environment Virtual work environments, multi-functional teams, and dotted-line reporting relationships have turned your ...

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  • Mars Rover Challenge - HRDQ
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    You don't have to leave earth for stellar skill development. Long gone are the days where collaboration served as an intermittent, as-needed approa...

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  • Leader Manager Profile - HRDQ
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    Today's business climate demands all managers effectively combine both leadership and management skills. However, most managers are not clear on wh...

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  • Flight From Savo - HRDQ
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    Send administrators on an exploration of their supervisory skills with Flight from Savo, HRDQ's exciting hands-on adventure game. This energizing a...

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  • Remarkable Leadership - HRDQ
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    Based on the acclaimed book, Remarkable Leadership: Unleashing Your Leadership Potential One Skill at a Time, this assessment sets out to challenge...

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  • Comprehensive Leader - HRDQ
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    Visionary leaders are inspiring. Every organization, regardless of size or mission, requires leadership to be ready to manage all existing business...

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  • Best Boss Inventory - HRDQ
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    Reduce turnover and foster better boss-employee relationships using Best Boss Inventory. This instrument provides the model for emulating the trait...

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  • Focused Leader Profile - HRDQ
    from $124.99

    Every workgroup is different, and with so many complex variables to consider, how can you determine what makes an effective leader? The answer is f...

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    from $124.99