Build your leadership expertise and acquire the skills necessary to lead teams and gain sustainable performance results. Our programs will provide you with the knowledge and application tools needed to effectively communicate, make good decisions, think with greater clarity, and motivate others. Available classroom courses include: Building Effective Leadership Skills Employee Management and Leadership Create a Customized Leadership Program for Your Organization! Customized leadership training from UAH Professional Development Solutions will produce sustainable, high-performance results. By conducting pre-event personality and strengths assessments, using experiential learning techniques, fostering critical thinking, promoting a rich learning environment, and conducting post event one-on-one executive coaching, we ensure individuals and teams apply the skills they learn in the classroom after returning to the workplace. It is affordable, customized to your organization’s specific training needs and goals, as well as hassle-free—we do all the work! Step 1: Pre-Event Assessments PD Solutions offers several tools for assessing work and communication styles, developing leadership skills, and building team effectiveness. We report results that are easy to understand and actionable. This information assists individuals with increasing self-awareness, building more effective relationships, and becoming more savvy with leadership and team management. Improving social and emotional intelligence skills can lead to improved recruitment, engagement, retention, customer service, productivity and financial results. Let us help your leaders achieve effective relationships and results that matter. Step 2: Learning Event UAH facilitators guide you and your team in planning, implementing, and managing an event or process by promoting rich dialogue and recognizing learning moments. We ask provocative questions to promote experiential learning. The result for your team is clear thinking, good participation, and full buy-in from everyone involved. Our goal is to successfully and effectively meet your group’s leadership development objectives. Step 3: Post-Event Executive Coaching One-on-one coaching sessions follow training to promote and support implementation of information for desired results. Choose any combination of the topics below to customize your program. Sample Topics Building Trust creates a culture of candor, speaking truth to power, and forms a sense of organizational transparency. Communicating with Influence prepares you to deliver effective presentations while providing communication skills with tact and poise. Conflict Management provides effective strategies to turn conflict avoidance into constructive collaboration and helps navigate through disruptive situations. Creating a High Performance Culture creates an intellectual understanding of coaching and mentoring to the development of an actionable roadmap for change. Critical Thinking Skills expands thinking capacity by logically analyzing situations, applying reasoning, and constructing logical arguments. Crucial Conversations enables participants to be at their best when opinions vary, stakes are high, and emotions run strong. Driving Employee Engagement explains how to implement employee practices that keep employees motivated and inspired to perform at their best. Effective Communication enables participants to recognize the importance of verbal skills, listening skills, writing skills, timing, symbols, and body language. Effective Decision-Making highlights proven techniques to make critical business decisions confidently, quickly, and correctly. Emotional Intelligence provides a hearts and minds framework to better understand and assess people’s behaviors, attitudes, styles, and potential. High Performance Teams identifies and discusses basic leadership theories and models, and describes the servant leadership philosophy. Leading Across Generations explores the five generations currently in the workplace and their communication styles, mind sets, and work habits. Leveraging Polarities in Organizations defines interdependent distinguished value pairs from “either/or” solvable problems to polarities that require “both/and” thinking. Multi-Cultural Environments outlines behaviors, customs, beliefs, and values of various cultures and how they impact social and professional interaction in the workplace. Strategic Decision Management deconstructs strategic decision-making processes using rational, descriptive, political, and uncertainty models. Vision to Action explores your own personal mission and your organization’s vision in order to create alignment and implement strategy. Create Your Own – If you don’t see a topic you are interested in above, we can design a course tailored to you, utilizing our Subject Matter Experts. Call us to discuss at 256.824.4430! Register Need to Train Your Team? Located in the heart of Research Park, UAH benefits from the wealth of expertise that surrounds it. Our instructors are respected subject-matter experts who provide the latest knowledge and real-world examples. Professional Development Solutions can customize a training program to meet your specific organizational goals.