‘Leadership is about articulating visions, embodying values and creating the environment within which things can be accomplished’ – Richards & Engle
‘When the effective leader is finished with his work, the people say it happened naturally’ – Lao Tse
‘The task of the leader is to get his people from where they are to where they have not been’ – Henry Kissinger
Leadership means facing challenges head on. One of the quintessential challenges of leaders is to motivate others. To overcome this challenge leaders must use language which empowers others, they must make people feel valued and above all must arm others with the knowledge to make their own decisions.
Dr Fulton’s Sport Science expertise and experience in working with Olympic athletes will facilitate a thorough understanding for your students of what it takes to achieve a leadership mindset in today’s society through practical applications from a sporting perspective. Dr Fulton will achieve this by helping your students understand the foundations of leadership.
The course will cover the following areas of leadership:
- What is leadership?
- What are the values that leaders possess?
- What actions govern leaders?
- Leadership challenges
- Goal setting
- Role play