Seo Tho Wee Siang, Sales Manager - Astra Zeneca, Malaysia

Keith delivered a clear presentation which was very easy to understand. He was able to provide related examples as a method of practice. Kexxel Group arranged and coordinated the event very well. The event was definitely related to my job scope.


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Leading With Emotional Intelligence @ Dubai


Leading With Emotional Intelligence @ Dubai
Leading With Emotional Intelligence @ Dubai
22 January 2017 - 23 January 2017
5 Star Hotel - To Be Announced (Dubai) - Dubai
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 Your #1 Leadership Expert, A Dynamic Presenter and Facilitator!

Photo of Paul Mills, the trainer for Leading with Emotional Intelligence @ Dubai
Paul Mills
Program Director
Mt Eliza Executive Education
Melbourne Business School 


Paul specialises in leadership and professional development, change leadership and strategy formulation and implementation, having run countless off-sites, strategy development sessions and executive development events over the years.

He holds a Master of Business Enterprise Innovation (Entrepreneurship) with particular interest in organisational renewal and regaining agility. He also holds a sweep or professional accreditations and certifications which, combines with his strong ability to read people, produces deep self-awareness in those he works with. 

A dynamic presenter and facilitator, he has a capacity to reduce complex concepts into practical and meaningful ways of advancing leadership practice. Working with managers and leaders at all levels, his practice has advanced over the years to focus on senior managers through to executives and executive teams in both the private and public sectors. 

He joined Mt Eliza Business School (now Mt Eliza Executive Education) in 1999, where his client portfolio included Subaru, Honda, Coles Myer Group, Parmalat Australia, Leightons Contractors and Macquarie Group. 

He has worked in Asia as an Executive Coach for the Center for Creative Leadership (USA) and has facilitated senior leadership programs in Australia, New Zealand, USA, UK, China, Japan, Korea,Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore and Vietnam for a number of corporate clients. 


"In my opinion, the main strength of this course was its contents and presentations. I will definitely recommend it to
relevant colleagues and friends.”
-Michael Thompson, Sales Operations Manager, Gargash Mercedes Benz
"I find the course to be very useful and interesting. The event had great coordination and an excellent speaker as its
two best features. Compliments to Kexxel Group for being a good organizer.”
- Ayman Alghafri, Director, Corporate Affairs, Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation
"It was an excellent course. The speaker was very informative. Kexxel Group was very organized in running the event.
Would love to attend upcoming training courses or events organized by them.”
- Deena Elsori, Professor of Applied Sciences, Abu Dhabi University
"The speaker maintained a great emphasis on the importance of emotional intelligence in leadership. In addition, he
has done a great job in differentiating existing leadership styles as well as highlighting the importance of one’s
adaptability to such style when the need arises.”
- Samer Al Masri, Managing Director, FourMed
"Excellent speaker. I walked out of the training with much improved knowledge in leadership.”
- Mohammed Hussain Al-Qahtani, Manager of Finance & Accounting, Advanced Petrochemical Company

Attend this course and you will learn how to:

• Develop self-awareness and understanding of impact on others
• Develop an understanding of the values that drive behaviours and how these are perceived by others
• Develop personal influence and impact
• Leading strategically to positively impact culture
• Identify and break-down silos that restrict collaboration
• Develop learning agility through goal setting and action planning

Program Agenda

Day 1

The contemporary landscape for senior leaders
– Key megatrends and change forces.
This session explores the significant forces for change impacting organisations including key mega trends as we approach 2020. Learn about likely changes in the environment, how these will impact senior leaders and how to fast track the skills that will lead to success now.
• Identify the key mega trends approaching 2020 – what will this mean for your organisation and sector?
• Develop change anticipation capability
• Emerging leadership capability research
Leadership brand and identity
- Personal drivers, values and judgment frames
This session involves the notion of leadership brand or identity. Recent research tells us that, when we assume a new role or level of responsibility, adverse judgements can sometimes form about us that will be difficult to shift. Participants will learn about developing a strong personal brand aligned to values, and how to maximise the prospect of success of any leadership transition. 
• Understanding identity and developing a sustainable personal brand
• Develop an understanding of the values that drive behaviours and how these are perceived by others
• Maximise the success of leadership transitions, new roles and responsibilities
Maintaining effective interpersonal relationships
– FIRO-Business assessment
During this session, participants will receive the FIRO-Business Leadership Report. The questionnaire is completed as part of the pre-work, and participants receive a detailed leadership report that shows an individual’s orientation to interpersonal relationship behaviours. This session will frame each individual participants needs around relationships, how these can be similar or different to others and how to manage and maintain stakeholder relationships effectively.
• Understand how you orientate to others in relationships, through interpersonal needs
• Understand the sources of conflict that develop in relationships through different needs
• Manage stakeholders including bosses more effectively
Transformational leadership
- Developing engagement and alignment
This session introduced contemporary thinking around transformational leadership, the capabilities required to be a transformational leader, and the skills associated with driving engagement and alignment in teams and across the organisation.
• Leading research into transformational leadership
• Leading strategically for high levels of engagement and alignment in your workforce
• Understand the role that culture plays in delivering strategic outcomes

Day 2

Transformational leadership
- Leading change and disruption, managing psychological transitions
This session introduces some of the key global research around leading change and disruption. Participants will learn around how to manafe psychological transitions as people navigate change,and the latest change leadership capabilities. 
• Managing versus leading change
• The ongoing role of disruptive change
• Taking people on the journey – managing psychological transitions when change happens
Transformation and the six leadership styles
This session focuses on achieving the right balance of leadership styles and approaches to match a transforming environment. Consider the styles as like golf clubs in your bag – which do you select to match what need, to bring about the best possible result? Participants will also have opportunity to reflect on their own leadership styles and approaches
• Daniel Goleman’s six leadership styles and the role of emotional intelligence
• Leadership styles – productivity research
• Aligning the style to the needs of the situation
Enhancing personal leadership
– The Influence Style Indicator ®
This session introduces the Influence Style Indicator ®, a simple but powerful tool that looks at 5 influencing styles and provides participants with a sense of what styles they prefer to use when influencing others. Participants will learn about their preferred and less preferred styles, and have opportunity to reflect on their stakeholders needs around influence. 
• Understanding your preferences towards influencing others, through five influencing styles
• Understanding strengths and limitations of current approach to influencing
• Develop a plan to more effectively influence key stakeholders in the future
Developing learning agility and potential
– Action planning and goal setting
This final session brings the workshop together, identifying the 11 elements of learning agility, and how individuals can develop their learning agility to ensure that skills, knowledge and capabilities remain relevant in the new world. Participants spend time on personal action planning and goal setting, producing a development plan to tap into their potential.
• Explore the 11 elements of learning agility
• Develop an action plan for personal change and development
• Explore options for ongoing development, 70/20/10

Who Should Attend:

This program has been designed for General Managers and Senior Managers with at least 3 years of leadership experience, or Senior Managers with significant and complex leadership responsibilities from organisations of any size. Participants with backgrounds in the privatenon profit or public sector are encouraged to attend. 

Key Clients: 

Reserve Bank of Australia
Apparel Group
Cover-More Group.
Australian Securities Exchange

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