Virtual Leadership Upgrade​

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About this online masterclass:

It is estimated that the peak of the global COVID-19 lockdown resulted in approximately 700 million remote workers, highlighting the need for virtual leadership and management that is capable and skilled at leading distributed teams. 

What initially started as a temporary measure in response to virus lockdowns seems set to become a longer-term reality.  Global giants such as Mondelez, Barclays and Facebook have already announced the move to permanent work-from-home policies.  The need for skilled virtual leaders and managers to lead distributed teams will become all the more important.

The online Virtual Leadership Upgrade Masterclass with Erik Kruger is a deep, curated and thorough experience that speaks directly to this emerging organisational trend.  Leading distributed teams during COVID-19 and beyond require leaders and managers to be reactive and adaptable.  The session will explore a number of themes including:

  • Leadership and management of distributed teams
  • New skills demanded by a workforce that exists in the office and in the cloud
  • Research-based elements of modern leadership that you have not thought of yet

Erik Kruger.jpgFaculty:

Erik Kruger is an international speaker, author and specialist team.  His expertise is focused on supporting a new breed of modern teams and leaders.  He speaks and facilitates widely on this knowledge area, with special emphasis on virtual team coaching and virtual team building.  He published a book titled "Acta Non Verba – The Playbook for Creating, Achieving and Performing at your Highest Level" in 2018 and is in the process of finishing his second book on being "dangerous".

Erik is also an executive coach, specialist team adviser and global citizen.  He has worked with a wide variety of local and international companies including CNBC, Discovery, Nedbank, Mimecast, The South African National Blood Service, 702 Talk Radio, CliffCentral.com, Entrepreneur magazine, Sasfin, Liberty, Pam Golding Properties and MTN.



Webinar details:

  • Date:         26June 2020

  • Time:         11:00 – 12:30 SAST
  • Venue:       Online conferencing.  The conference link will be sent upon registration.
  • Fee:           R350.00 per Masterclass


Enquiries:

  • execed@jbs.ac.za


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