Open Seminar

Women in Leadership

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Programme snapshot

  • Date: 22 October, 2024 (3 days)
  • Fee: NGN500,000
  • Location: LBS Campus
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Women have become a dominant force in the workplace. Despite different challenges, many are rising to top management positions in the private and public sectors of the economy. Some have successfully broken the glass ceiling and others are aspiring to do so. As leaders, women have the responsibility to drive their teams to achieve and exceed targets. This requires creativity, innovation, professionalism and an ability to get the best from team members. Women often have to work harder and smarter to get to the top. This programme will assist women sharpen their leadership skills in order to succeed in today’s challenging world. It will help them fine-tune their strategies for effective leadership.  In the three-day period, participants would learn to explore and leverage on contemporary leadership tools that have helped organisations achieve high performance. It will cover different management concepts, effective leadership essentials, and creative problem-solving skills and afford them opportunities to share their experiences and learn from each other.


Learning Objectives and Benefits

Participants on this programme will:
1. Have a better understanding of the people they work with so as to get more from them
2. Understand their leadership styles and how to be better
3. Become more responsible leaders
4. Harness their feminine skills for more effective leadership
5. Acquire more emotional intelligence and negotiation skills
6. Become better decision makers

Who should attend

The programme is targeted towards:

  • Women in senior management positions
  • Women in top management positions in medium-sized businesses
  • Professionals, consultants and owner-managers

Structure and Curriculum

  • Understanding human behaviour in organisations
  • Business and economic analysis and Risk management
  • Analysis of business problems and Decision-making
  • Women in leadership – Unique issues
  • Self-mastery and Emotional intelligence
  • Breaking the glass ceiling – Key issues
  • Managing organisational power and politics
  • Virtuous leadership
  • Effective leadership skills and competencies
  • Negotiation skills
  • Gender issues in organisational leadership
  • Integrating work and family
  • Inspirations for women in business and politics
  • Building good networking skills
  • Panel discussion session
  • Developing concrete action plan

Admission process

1. Click on the Apply Now tab
2. Select the number of participants to enroll on the programme
3. Fill in your details to complete your application
4. Request for an invoice or make an instant payment via our secured payment gateway
5. Upon confirmation of payment, a programme manager will get in touch with you at least three days before the programme commences.


  • Rose Ogbechie
  • Dr Akin Oparison
  • Uche Attoh
  • Dr Franklin Ngwu
  • Dr Yetunde Anibaba


Upcoming Sessions and Contact

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