Leadership without Authority

ITL-108 (1 Day)

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Leadership without Authority Training Overview

Accelebrate’s Leadership without Authority course teaches IT professionals of all levels how to influence others to get the resources and information they need to complete their tasks.  This IT Leadership class ideal for Project Managers, Business Analysts, Software Testers, Technical Leads, etc., required to give direction to others without the specific organizational authority to do so.

Location and Pricing

Most Accelebrate courses are taught as private, customized training for 3 or more attendees at our clients' sites worldwide. In addition, we offer live, private online classes for teams who may be in multiple locations or wish to save on travel costs. Please visit our client list for organizations for whom we have delivered onsite training. To receive a customized proposal and price quote for private on-site or online training, please contact us.

In addition, some courses are available as live, online classes for individuals. See a schedule of online courses.

Leadership without Authority Training Objectives

All students will:

  • Enhance their ability to influence those outside their organization
  • Learn ways in which Technical Leads and Project Managers can better manage their dotted-line resources

Leadership without Authority Training Outline

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Introduction
Initial Thoughts and Vocabulary
  • Definitions
  • Being proactive versus reactive
  • Leadership versus management
  • Types of respect
  • Personal/hidden agendas
  • Egos, yours and theirs
Maximizing Your Personal Power
Key Leadership Processes
  • Building trust
  • Delegating without control
  • Expectations setting
  • Thank people in public
  • Relationship building
Influencing Other Corporate Players
  • Internal business clients
  • Other internal IT organizations
  • Managing up
Barriers to Influence
  • Understand the resistance to change
  • For change to work it must be
Formal Methodologies
  • Cialdini's six principles of influence
  • The Johari window
  • Emotional intelligence
  • Pettigrew & Whipp's typology
  • Social media measurement adaptation
Influencing Styles
  • Push and pull
  • Pushing type actions
  • Pulling type actions
  • Other positive styles
  • Other negative styles
Influential Communication
  • Storytelling
  • Emotional/loaded/emotive language
Question Types
  • Closed-ended questions
  • Open-ended questions
  • High-yield questions
Question Usages/Purposes
  • Accuracy
  • Clarification
  • Completeness check
  • Relevance
  • Conversation control
  • Descriptive
  • Leading
  • Examples
Body Language
  • How people receive information
  • Does mood affect your posture?
  • Can posture affect your mood?
  • Professional speakers use it
  • Influencing others
Conclusion
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Lecture percentage

40%

Lecture/Demo

Lab percentage

60%

Lab

Course Number:

ITL-108

Duration:

1 Day

Prerequisites:

No prior experience is presumed.

Training Materials:

All attendees receive comprehensive courseware covering all topics in the course.

Software Requirements:

This is an interactive seminar that does not require computers.  The room should be configured to support pencil and paper exercises in groups of 3-4 participants.

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Accelebrate’s training classes are available for private groups of 3 or more people at your site or online anywhere worldwide.

Don't settle for a "one size fits all" public class! Have Accelebrate deliver exactly the training you want, privately at your site or online, for less than the cost of a public class.

For pricing and to learn more, please contact us.

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