Emerging Leaders Program: Becoming a Transformational Leader
Leverage your strengths to achieve more.
As you ascend to new levels of management, it's critical that you build on your leadership strengths and learn new ways to achieve greater impact.
In this dynamic five-day program, you'll learn all of the critical elements that successful leaders must master to deliver results. You will be exposed to cutting-edge leadership strategies, practices, and tools — and receive coaching on how to leverage these next-level practices to achieve your career and organizational goals.
High-potential, mid-level managers with at least three years of management experience
Managers in their first or second leadership role
Let’s discuss how this program can help you achieve your goals.
Contact us at RossExecEd@umich.edu or call 734-763-1000
This fast-paced five day program attracts participants from a wide variety of industries, organizations, and countries, fostering a dynamic learning environment. Participants will learn through a combination of action-learning activities, simulations, group discussions, team exercises, lectures, case studies, and projects. Before, during, and after the program, content and experiences are customized to participants' unique, personal, and current leadership challenges.
Day 1: Knowing the leader in you; executive judgment and decision making
Day 2: Building and leading high-performing teams
Day 3: Using influence and persuasion; building and leveraging social capital
Day 4: Leading change; coaching and developing talent
Day 5: Defining your leadership legacy
After successful program completion, you will earn 1 credit toward the Distinguished Leader Certificate from Michigan Ross Executive Education.
Methods for increasing employee motivation and engagement
Tools to navigate change while driving organizational priorities
Practical methods for peer and direct report coaching
Improved productivity as a result of better decision-making, emotional intelligence, and relationship management
A deep understanding of how to motivate yourself and inspire others
Improved ability to influence and persuade people at all levels
An increased ability to drive sustainable change
Enhanced strategies and tools to coach and provide feedback to others
An understanding of how to leverage relationships and use networks to achieve results
Learn from Michigan Ross, #1 Executive Education Provider in North America, Financial Times, 2022.
- Accommodations in Michigan Ross' first-class, full-service Executive Learning and Conference Center (pending availability)
- Continental breakfasts, lunches, coffee/snack breaks, and selected dinners in our exclusive Executive Dining Room
- Program materials and resources
Fee is payable in advance in US dollars, is net of any tax, and is subject to change. See our Cancellation, Transfer and Substitution Policy.