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Agility as a Mindset: Leadership Learning Webinar

Author: Lake Effects Blog

Thursday, September 21, 2017

In today’s fast-paced technological world, change is as certain as death and taxes. To prepare for a dynamic industry, great leaders must be agile. Agility helps you see things from different perspectives, develop big picture ideas and drive change. Agile leaders anticipate and adapt to situational changes in real time.

Lake Forest Graduate School of Management’s Business Leader Faculty® Janice Sergay helps you understand agility and the importance of being a flexible leader.

In this webinar presentation, the seasoned training and development professional helps you:

  • Define agility and identify attributes of an agile leader
  • Learn best actions to take to increase agility
  • Understand agility in the context of a long-term strategic plan
  • Discuss agile steps to solving business challenges

Find a recording of the full webinar on Youtube. This was previously recorded and live participation prompts are not available. The slides from the presentation are available here.

 


 

Janine SergayJanine Sergay teaches Strategic Thinking at Lake Forest Graduate School of Management. For the last ten years, Janine has been President of The Sergay Group, Ltd., a consulting firm. She spent 13 years as Managing Director of JSA-Limani, a South Africa-based consultancy with three branches conducting work in both the private and public sectors. She is a strategy, organizational development, and human resources professional with extensive hands-on management, leadership, strategy execution, consulting, governance, relationship and interface management, performance and process improvement, P&L, cost control, system integration, and growth expertise. Connect with Janine on LinkedIn.


 

About the Leadership Learning Webinar Series

Through the Leadership Learning Webinar Series, LFGSM produces free, monthly webinars on important business and career topics for a broad public audience. LFGSM’s Corporate Learning Solutions team brings the superior customized training it develops with our Business Leader Faculty® to students, alumni and the public.

Interested in future Leadership Learning Webinars? Stay tuned to the LFGSM Event Calendar, see new posts of past presentations on the LakeEffects blog and find recordings on YouTube.

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Strategic Asset Placement in a Global Firm

Author: Bob Gross

Friday, August 11, 2017

For decades, companies have been ‘following the money’ as opportunities arose around the globe. Whether the allure was a new customer base or more cost-effective production, international trade has exploded in terms of volume and velocity. Many companies have realized, often the hard way, that there were more factors in that decision to globalize than they might have thought.

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Developing a Strategic Vision: Leadership Learning Webinar

Author: Lake Effects Blog

Monday, July 17, 2017

Behind all great businesses is a great strategy. Creating and executing a clear and effective strategic vision is essential for sustainable profitability. By preparing for a dynamic marketplace, understanding your customer, and aligning your strategy with your overall mission and purpose, a well-developed strategic vision provides a unified goal for employees at all levels of management.

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