Strategic Leadership and Governance Course

Strategic Leadership and Governance Course


Welcome to the Strategic Leadership and Governance Course! In today's rapidly changing business landscape, strategic leadership and effective governance are essential for organizations to thrive and achieve their long-term goals. This course is designed to provide participants with the knowledge, skills, and tools necessary to navigate complex challenges, make strategic decisions, and ensure sound governance practices. Whether you are a seasoned executive, aspiring leader, or board member, this course will equip you with the insights and strategies needed to drive organizational success and sustainability through effective leadership and governance.

Course Objective:

  1. Develop Strategic Leadership Skills: Enhance your ability to think strategically, anticipate future trends, and make informed decisions that align with organizational goals and objectives.
  2. Understand Governance Principles: Gain a deep understanding of governance principles, structures, and best practices, and learn how to apply them to ensure accountability, transparency, and ethical conduct within your organization.
  3. Enhance Stakeholder Engagement: Learn strategies for effectively engaging stakeholders, including employees, customers, investors, and communities, to build trust, foster collaboration, and drive organizational success.
  4. Drive Organizational Change: Acquire the knowledge and tools to lead organizational change initiatives, manage resistance, and create a culture of innovation and continuous improvement.
  5. Promote Ethical Leadership: Understand the importance of ethical leadership and learn how to promote ethical behavior, integrity, and corporate social responsibility within your organization.

Organization Benefit:

  1. Enhanced Leadership Effectiveness: Participants will develop the skills and competencies needed to lead with vision, purpose, and integrity, driving organizational performance and sustainability.
  2. Improved Governance Practices: Organizations will benefit from enhanced governance structures and processes, ensuring accountability, transparency, and compliance with legal and regulatory requirements.
  3. Stakeholder Trust and Confidence: Effective stakeholder engagement and transparent governance practices will build trust and confidence among stakeholders, enhancing the organization's reputation and credibility.
  4. Adaptability and Resilience: Participants will gain the ability to navigate uncertainty, manage complexity, and lead organizational change, enabling the organization to adapt and thrive in dynamic environments.
  5. Ethical Leadership Culture: The promotion of ethical leadership values and behaviors will foster a culture of integrity, trust, and corporate social responsibility, aligning the organization's actions with its values and principles.

Target Participants:

This course is designed for senior executives, managers, board members, and aspiring leaders who are responsible for leading teams, making strategic decisions, and ensuring effective governance within their organizations. It is suitable for individuals across industries and sectors, including corporate, nonprofit, government, and academic organizations.

Course Outline:

  1. Introduction to Strategic Leadership and Governance
    • Defining strategic leadership and governance
    • The role of leaders in shaping organizational culture
    • Case Study: Leadership and governance challenges in a multinational corporation
  2. Strategic Thinking and Decision-Making
    • Developing strategic thinking skills
    • Decision-making frameworks and processes
    • Case Study: Strategic decision-making in times of crisis
  3. Governance Principles and Practices
    • Principles of corporate governance
    • Board roles and responsibilities
    • Case Study: Governance failures and their impact on organizational performance
  4. Leadership Ethics and Corporate Social Responsibility
    • Ethical leadership principles and values
    • Promoting corporate social responsibility
    • Case Study: Ethical dilemmas in leadership decision-making
  5. Stakeholder Engagement and Management
    • Identifying and prioritizing stakeholders
    • Strategies for effective stakeholder engagement
    • Case Study: Stakeholder engagement in a community development project
  6. Leading Organizational Change
    • Understanding change management principles
    • Leading change initiatives effectively
    • Case Study: Leading cultural change in a merger or acquisition
  7. Strategic Risk Management
    • Identifying and assessing organizational risks
    • Developing risk management strategies
    • Case Study: Managing strategic risks in a volatile market environment
  8. Building High-Performing Teams
    • Creating a culture of collaboration and teamwork
    • Developing and empowering team members
    • Case Study: Building and leading high-performing teams in a virtual environment
  9. Innovation and Creativity in Leadership
    • Fostering a culture of innovation
    • Encouraging creativity and experimentation
    • Case Study: Innovation leadership in disruptive industries
  10. Strategic Communication and Influence
    • Effective communication strategies for leaders
    • Influencing stakeholders and driving change
    • Case Study: Communicating a strategic vision for organizational transformation
  11. Measuring and Evaluating Leadership Effectiveness
    • Performance metrics for strategic leadership
    • Evaluating leadership impact and effectiveness
    • Case Study: Measuring leadership effectiveness in a global organization
  12. Leading Through Crisis and Uncertainty
    • Leading with resilience and adaptability
    • Managing crisis situations effectively
    • Case Study: Leadership lessons from navigating a major crisis
  13. Capstone Project: Strategic Leadership and Governance in Practice
    • Applying course concepts to a real-world leadership or governance challenge
    • Presentation of capstone projects
    • Case Study: Implementing a strategic leadership and governance initiative for organizational transformation



Essential Information


  1. Our courses are customizable to suit the specific needs of participants.
  2. Participants are required to have proficiency in the English language.
  3. Our training sessions feature comprehensive guidance through presentations, practical exercises, web-based tutorials, and collaborative group activities. Our facilitators boast extensive expertise, each with over a decade of experience.
  4. Upon fulfilling the training requirements, participants will receive a prestigious Global King Project Management certificate.
  5. Training sessions are conducted at various Global King Project Management Centers, including locations in Nairobi, Mombasa, Kigali, Dubai, Lagos, and others.
  6. Organizations sending more than two participants from the same entity are eligible for a generous 20% discount.
  7. The duration of our courses is adaptable, and the curriculum can be adjusted to accommodate any number of days.
  8. To ensure seamless preparation, payment is expected before the commencement of training, facilitated through the Global King Project Management account.
  9. For inquiries, reach out to us via email at [email protected] or by phone at +254 114 830 889.
  10. Additional amenities such as tablets and laptops are available upon request for an extra fee. The course fee for onsite training covers facilitation, training materials, two coffee breaks, a buffet lunch, and a certificate of successful completion. Participants are responsible for arranging and covering their travel expenses, including airport transfers, visa applications, dinners, health insurance, and any other personal expenses.

Course Date Duration Location Registration
12/08/2024 To 23/08/2024 10 Days Kigali Rwanda
09/09/2024 To 20/09/2024 10 Days Mombasa Kenya
07/10/2024 To 18/10/2024 10 Days Nairobi Kenya
04/11/2024 To 15/11/2024 10 Days Nairobi Kenya
02/12/2024 To 13/12/2024 10 Days Nairobi Kenya