In four workshops spread over four months, Activate provides a huge return on investment, empowering you to step up from emerging to game-changing leader.

Mid-level Leaders

4 months Face-to-face workshops Team project

Online resources

Created by women, for women, Global Women’s Activate Leaders Programme is designed to lift participants from middle management to the next phase of their career – driving a mindset shift, inspiring their career trajectory, and helping them move from emerging to game-changing Leader.

The four day programme is run over four months in five separate locations – Wellington, Christchurch, New Plymouth, Hamilton or Auckland – limited to 30 places in each location. Women get the opportunity to learn from leading business, political and social leaders while enhancing their leadership skills and building their career networks.

 

Registrations are now open for the 2019 Activate Leaders Programme.

 

Register now

The Benefits

“The Activate Programme was undoubtedly one of the contributing factors to my successful appointment as Partner of KPMG. The programme and wonderful cohort helped bring great clarity to my purpose, why I want to be a Partner and reaffirmed my confidence that I have lots to offer the firm.”

– LAURA YOUDAN, PARTNER, AUDIT KPMG

The Workshops

Activate is a four-month series of motivating leadership sessions, led by world-class business, political and social leaders, featuring practical exercises and supported by bespoke resources.

 

          Leading with purpose

 

○  Gain clarity on what’s important to you as a leader
○  Learn to live purposefully
○  Manage your mindset
○  Understand what’s needed to make a difference in the workplace—and the world

 

          Influencing with impact and presence

 

○  Develop the tools to influence and negotiate
○  Enhance your executive presence
○  Grow the skills and confidence to ask for what you want and deserve

 

          Customised learning labs

 

Topics for the learning labs are self-directed by participants. Previous sessions have included:
–  Customer-centred design
–  Improving your personal productivity
–  Developing your team coaching skills

 

          Navigating change with resilience

 

○  Learn to mobilise people
○  Gain the skills to manage resistance to workplace change
○  Develop your ability to deal with uncertainty and ambiguity

 

 

DOWNLOAD THE BROCHURE

Programme Dates

 

View programme dates

Investment Cost

 

Standard registration  $5,500 + GST

Global Women partners’ registration  $5,000 + GST

We are delighted to provide Global Women Principal and Major partners with a set number of complimentary places on the programme, as a partner benefit.

 

Register now

Scholarships and Funding

 

Each year, we make scholarships available to emerging women leaders to help drive diverse participation in the programme. These scholarships recognise the need to develop a pipeline of diverse women leaders that have the skills and knowledge to drive New Zealand forward. Full and partial scholarships are available.

The Activate Leaders Programme is also registered with the Management Capability Development Voucher Fund, which provides funding for this programme.

 

Browse funding & scholarships

“The Activate Programme was undoubtedly one of the contributing factors to my successful appointment as Partner of KPMG. The programme and wonderful cohort helped bring great clarity to my purpose, why I want to be a Partner and reaffirmed my confidence that I have lots to offer the firm.”

– LAURA YOUDAN, PARTNER, AUDIT KPMG

He aha te kai ō te rangatira?
He kōrero, he kōrero, he kōrero.

What is the food of the leader?
It is knowledge. It is communication.