The principles of successful leadership

Skillful leadership of teams is a competence that can be learned like a craft. This seminar provides a basic tool kit and procedures for team leadership. It helps create clarity about tasks and competences in a new role as a team leader.

You want to

  • Professionally develop and consolidate your leadership skills following initial first steps in your new role
  • Develop an awareness of the expectations and responsibilities associated with the leadership role

You need

  • A stronger security in your leadership work
  • Methods and tools to decisively influence the performance and results of your employees

You bring

  • A firm start into your first role as a leader
  • Willingness to reflect on your own actions
  • Openness for discussion with the seminar colleagues

You learn to:

  • Consciously deal with the role of a leader
  • Apply leadership methods and techniques in practice to successfully carry out your leadership tasks in your job
  • Distinguish your own behaviour patterns and to optimise them through exchanges with the trainer and participants
  • Adapt your leadership behaviour to the requirements of the respective employees/ managers to each situation

Topics covered by the seminar

Essentials of leadership

  • Leadership understanding and leadership tasks
  • Role of the supervisor

Important management activities

  • Objective, planning, decision
  • Management and control of the achievement of objectives
  • Problem-solving methodology
  • Self Management

Essential elements of leadership behaviour

  • Communication
  • Working in a team
  • Principles of conflict management

Methods that are used

  • Trainer inputs and discussions
  • Individual and group work
  • Exercises and role play
  • Case handling and transfer into your daily job
  • Processing of concrete examples from the participants' everyday leadership life


You will receive documents in digital form, which can be accessed in your personal login area on the BWI homepage.

Mittwoch, 07. September 2022, 09.30 bis 18.30
Donnerstag, 08. September 2022, 08.30 bis 18.00
Freitag, 09. September 2022, 08.30 bis 17.00
Jürg Kuster
Max. Teilnehmer
Memox Albisrieden
Albisriederstrasse 199
8047 Zürich
3 days
2850 CHF
Since it is easier to learn with a familiar face: Bring your best colleague from the company and benefit from a 10% discount from the second participant onwards.