Leadership Best Practices

Leadership Best Practices


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Preparing yourself for your own successful leadership journey is easier than you think. No matter how you explain it, define it, label it or name it, leadership is all about – and only about – getting people to work together toward a common goal.

Developing your leadership style takes time. Let this fascinating course accelerate the process. From Stephen Covey and Jim Collins to Barry Posner and John Maxwell, it surveys the traits, competencies and best practices of legendary leadership, and it distills them into a practical roadmap to success in your own leadership role, career and organization.


  1. The best practices of leadership and how to apply them—right now
  2. A look at nine top leaders in leadership and lessons that can be learned
  3. Leadership types and styles—what really works
  4. How to develop your own leadership best practices and style
  5. Discover the best practices of the world's great leaders and how to build your own successful leadership style around them.


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Chad Prewett explores time-tested leadership best practices that exemplary leaders possess and shows you how to shake loose your hidden talents, fire up your passion to be the best leader possible, and succeed!

In this series learn what you can do right now to motivate, inspire and influence others and develop your own successful leadership style based on their best practices.

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Course outline

The Leaders in Leadership (9 min)
Learn from the leaders in leadership how you can become a better leader

  1. Leaders are born: Myth vs. truth
  2. If management is not about control, what is it really about?
  3. Five practices of exemplary leaders
Four Competencies of Great Leaders (8 min)
Discover the things that great leaders do excepionally well and how to model them.

  1. How to gain attention and draw others to you
  2. Authenicity, transparency, trust: Why you must stay true to who you are
  3. Take a hard look at how you really come accross to others
The Irrefutable Laws of Leadership (15 min)
Many Leaders set out laws they believe are certain, undeniable and indesputable. Explore which ones have the most validity in your career.

  1. The 21 irrefutable laws of leadership–agree or disagree
  2. Seven negative self-talk staements that hold leaders back
  3. Challenges every leader faces sooner or later
Five Practices of Exemplary Leaders (12 min)
Examine what exemplary leaders do when they’re at their “personal best” in leading others and how to alighn your own behavior.

  1. Mmodel the way: Know what to do–and have the knowledge and skills to do it
  2. Understand the past, acknowledge the present and have a vision for the future
  3. Shake things up so new ideas can flow in
Developing Your Own Leadership Best Practices (15 min)
Take the “best of the best” insight from top leader and develop your own individual style.

  1. The risks in taking on a leadership role–perils you can expect to face
  2. Three primary goals you should always strive for
  3. Treating employeeslike people–and otherpractices that are worth following

Presenter Info

With a background in training and leadership roles, Chad Prewett brings a broad knowledge base to speaking and training events in the public and private sectors. He is a well-known and sought-after speaker, recognized for his ability to provide meaningful, no nonsense education with a humorous and entertaining approach. Chad has taught in K12 education, at the college level, and as a corporate trainer; he has delivered highly-rated training around the globe.