This specially designed, one-week program gives you the leadership, strategy, communication and decision-making skills to confidently shape the culture and respond to the challenges of tomorrow.
You will return to work with new capabilities, techniques, and mindsets to lead with confidence, shape the play and tackle complexity. You will be supported on this journey by your new professional network of other lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer/questioning executives from a diverse range of industries.
This unique program delivers transformative leadership growth through an overarching theme of “unlearning, " which challenges traditional managerial wisdom and adapts it to your context and lived experience.
Next course dates:
Monday 3 June – Friday 7 June 2024
The University of Sydney Business School
$9,000 ex GST
Over five transformational days, you will work with fellow LGBTQIA+ leaders to tackle challenges and embed the skills that will launch you into the next phase of your leadership journey.
Your experience will culminate in a personal action plan to transform learning into immediate action. You will take part in:
The program will run from 9 am – 5 pm at our Sydney CBD Campus, with evening events including a welcome dinner, a celebratory dinner to close the program, and hosted networking opportunities to facilitate community building and collaboration and strengthen inter-industry networks.
I was taken outside of my comfort zone. But it was absolutely enthralling and reminded me of the need to challenge myself more and think outside the 'norm'.
The program offered insightful and thought-provoking discussions, inspiring guest speakers, and engaging workshops that allowed me to gain valuable knowledge and insights into the challenges faced by the LGBTQIA+ leaders community in the corporate world.
Massimo Garbuio is an Associate Professor in Entrepreneurship at the University of Sydney. His approach to research and training involves helping others – whether they’re students or seasoned strategists – imagine, ideate and design new sources of value. Massimo is passionate about the human impact that good ideas can make given the right approaches and skill-sets, whether within start-ups seeking a firm footing or organisations envisioning a new future.
Massimo holds a PhD from the University of Western Australia and has also trained at University College London and the University of Pennsylvania. He is a member of the Strategic Management Society, the Design Research Society and the Academy of Management.