April 26, 2015 by Heikki Hartikainen
Keynote: The Power of Project Leadership – 7 keys to help you transform from project manager to project leader
For projects to succeed and have lasting impact, project managers must be able to strategize,innovate, motivate, empower and collaborate – in other words, project managers must learn how to lead.
In this thought provoking talk, Susanne will discuss the differences between management and leadership and how it relates to you as a project manager. Through powerful strategies she shows you how to shift your managerial and task orientated mindset into one of inspiration, motivation and collaboration.
No matter your role or your level of experience there will be powerful lessons to be learnt from this talk. It will help you to:
- Understand the differences between management and leadership
- Apply the strategies that will make you a project leader
- Understand how teams and individuals are motivated
- Overcome resistance to change
- Create a highly engaged team of critical thinkers
Keynote is presented by Susanne Madsen, internationally recognised project leadership coach, trainer and consultant. She is the author of The Project Management Coaching Workbook (2012) and The Power of Project Leadership (2015). Prior to setting up her own business, she worked for 17 years leading large change programs of up to $30 million for organisations such as Standard Bank, Citigroup and JPMorgan Chase. As a fully qualified Corporate and Executive coach, Susanne now specialises in helping managers improve their leadership skills so that they can gain control of their projects and fast-track their career.