Online: Team leadership

I want to lead my team to success.

Leadership is how the team leader influences his team members to achieve goals. In this short and straightforward course, you are challenged to consider how you want to apply leadership in your team.

The way you lead as a team leader impacts your team's performance. This was evident with sailing team 'Team Brunel' during the Volvo Ocean Race. Skipper Bouwe Bekking's leadership style ensured the team delivered a top-notch performance. Let yourself be inspired.

  • A brief course in leadership and team building
  • Reading time: 30 minutes, exclusive of assignments and exercises
  • Study load: 1 hour (estimated)
  • Spread out over 1-2 weeks

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  • Customized solutions for your organization
  • Assistence with implementation and activation
  • Communication & Interaction
  • Teambuilding & Leadership skills
  • Personal effectiveness
  • Vitality & Resilience

In this course, you'll compare your team with that of a world-famous sailing team. All teams, even in 'regular' organizations, deal with performance pressure, collaboration issues, and growth phases. If it's your management team, project team, or department team, secretly, there are quite a few similarities with this sailing team.

The team leader of this team, Bouwe Bekking, shows that respecting each team member's value is the foundation of his leadership style. The main aspects of his approach are collaboration, leadership, and flexibility.

Leadership behavior is contagious. The behavior you show as a leader will be adopted by your team members. Take this brief team leadership course and learn how to set a good example.

This team leadership course is designed for individuals who:

  • are becoming leader of a team
  • are team leaders seeking inspiration
  • think their team needs a different type of leadership
  • want to find out about the leadership of Team Brunel's skipper during the Volvo Ocean Race


You now have an impression of this course. Let's get started.

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