How do I know what to say? build influence? communicate clearly? delegate effectively? establish trust? set a clear vision? establish authority? earn their respect? get them to focus? inspire the team?

These are good questions to ask.  Leadership is not an easy business.

This course can help you find answers and show you the way to becoming a respected, influential, and successful leader.

Essential Leadership Skills for the New Manager
Proven practical skills that will make you a success in your new leadership position

Establish Authority

Learn to build influence, establish trust, break from your peer group, and gain early success

Communicate Effectively

Harness non-verbals, connect meaningfully with others, develop a leadership network

Set the Direction

Clarify the vision, set goals that have teeth, plan simply and effectively, delegate with skill and precision

Build the Team

Master 5 levels of motivation, incentivize without needing money, lead well throught the team's life-cycle

What Students are Saying
"Ken presents a dynamic enthusiasm and makes you want to listen and learn."
"Superb content presented in an 'easy-to-understand' manner by an experienced leader."
"Excellent! Looking forward to trying these ideas in real life."
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Tons of Features

29  video topics
14 downloadable Guides 
2 Case Studies
4 Exercises and assignments
Mobile and audio course options

Learn Leadership

Build confidence
Establish Trust
Lead a winning team

Accelerate Learning

Proven tactics and tools
Real-world examples
Checklists to guide your actions
Exercises that apply directly to your personal situation

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Ken Downer - Founder of RapidStart Leadership
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