The transition from an individual contributor to manager is one of the most difﬁcult, yet critical shifts in any leader’s career. Most new managers are promoted for their exceptional performance as an individual. However, being an effective manager demands a deeper awareness of one’s leadership impact and ability to drive team performance.
This programme is designed to help rising leaders identify and refine their personal leadership styles, develop their emotional intelligence, and acquire the skills that will enable them to bring out the best in others.
Over five days, you will gain perspectives on how you are perceived, learn to connect with others, and identify areas of growth. The programme also includes a small group coaching session that will help you establish a personal development plan that you can implement within a three to five-year timeframe for sustained career advancement.
This programme is one of the recommended programmes on the NUS structured leadership development pathway.
Executives who have recently made the move, or who are about to make the move from an individual contributor to a manager of direct reports.
As a participant of this programme, you can choose to embark on a one-on-one, post-programme learning journey with an executive coach. This individual coaching option is designed to build on your personal programme reflections, individual assessment results and 360-degree feedback to strengthen your effectiveness as a leader.
Lots of useful relevant concepts that can help me navigate my workplace and is immediately applicable.Hong Xiaojun, SingaporeAssistant DirectorMinistry of Transport
This programme not only taught me how to emerge as a leader but most importantly it's how to become an effective leader.Liza Razali, MalaysiaSenior AnalystEmployees Provident Fund
Excellent course for people who are keen to learn the foundations of leadership.Mohammed Jahabar, SingaporeHead, Business DevelopmentAgency for Science, Technology and Research
NUS emerging leaders programme allowed me to find out more about myself, I would highly recommend it not just to leaders but also anyone who wants to discover oneself.Gary Ng, SingaporeProgramme ManagerSingapore Institute of Manufacturing Technology
The most important takeaways for me was the practicality of the program. The professors and coaches were impressive.Deborah Heng, SingaporeAnalyst - Contract & ComplianceVisa Worldwide Pte. Limited
This programme is intensive and comprehensive. I gained lots of valuable knowledge and insights about leadership skills.Chow Siew Feng, MalaysiaManagerDanajamin Nasional Berhad
This is a very valuable programme to take! We learnt so many practical skills and knowledge.Toshiki Nakagawa, JapanProject LeaderAstraZeneca K.K.
This programme is very beneficial in helping to understand yourself and your own style of leadership, as well as how the knowledge can be applied in the workplace.Ahmad Gazara, MalaysiaManagerDanajamin Nasional Berhad
A highly informative and interactive course, with a wide variety of topics and an array of interesting and experience presenters.Clementyne Rawlyk, AustraliaSenior AssociateCorrs Chambers Westgarth
The programme is thought-provoking and has helped me polish up my managerial skills through a mixture of lectures, discussions and group games. I would definitely recommend it to all new managers.Vivicia Lau, Hong KongLiaison OfficerHome Affairs Department, The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
It has been a great learning experience being part of this programme which is so focused on Asia, yet so global.Muhammad Ali Madni, PakistanCorporate Affairs OfficerMari Petroleum Company Limited
As an academic researcher doing basic research, I would recommend this course to fellow academics who want to make a transition into the industry, or who want to assume more managerial roles.Dr Dipti Karmarkar, SingaporeScholarSingapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology Centre
It was a good break to rethink the basic principles of good workplace ethics and interpersonal relationships.Amol Mehra, ZambiaHead of Sales, Marketing & Outbound LogisticsKonkola Copper Mines PLC
It's a great learning and exposure for new leaders or potential leaders in the organisation.Enrique Jose L. Vergel de Dios, The PhilippinesBrand ManagerBig E Food Corporation
This is a highly valuable and interesting programme that provides a good overview of essential topics to refine my leadership style. The programme was very informative and well-presented. I certainly liked the 'Reflected Best Self Exercise' and the group coaching sessions.Coriz Chan, Hong KongLiaison Officer-in-ChargeHome Affairs Department, The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
20 Apr - 24 Apr 2020
Mochtar Riady Building, Lvl 5, 15 Kent Ridge Drive, Singapore 119245
All NUS alumni and past participants of NUS Executive Education are entitled to 10% alumni savings on this programme.
Alternatively, you can enjoy savings if you pay early with Visa or MasterCard:
> 45 days before start of programme: 10% savings
> 30 days before start of programme: 5% savings
Team enrolment benefits are also available, please contact the programme advisor for details.