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19 July 2022
FEES (USD incl. tax per person)
Standard Rate $130
Leadership Pass Rate $0

How to Be a More Strategic Thinker

John Spence on Leadership

Develop a 5 Step Action Plan to Become a Successful Strategic Thinker

To lead an organisation successfully, you must be a solid strategic thinker. However, many people confuse strategic planning with strategic thinking. The ability to combine a deep understanding of how your organisation works with an unclouded vision for what the future might bring is the essence of strategic thinking.

Join international author, coach and virtual trainer John Spence, for a masterclass in developing strategic thinking skills to support teams and individuals at all levels of business.

John will show you how to apply the 5 Levels of Strategic Thinking – Business Acumen, Personal Experience, Pattern Recognition, Strategic Insight and Disciplined Execution - into your daily leadership practices. 

“One of the most important things great strategic thinkers do is figure out what to say NO to.”

John Spence’s workshops are built on a proven methodology of adult learning theory. As a consultant and coach to organisations worldwide, from start-ups to the Fortune 10, John is dedicated to helping people and businesses be more successful by “Making the Very Complex… Awesomely Simple.” 

Field of study: Leadership, Strategy

Level: Intermediate and Experienced

CPE Credits: 1.5

You Will Learn

  • Review the requirements to be an influential strategic thinker
  • See how leading firms create focused strategies
  • Explore strategic thinking, strategy creation and tactical implementation plans
  • Understand how to communicate a vivid and compelling vision for the future and a process for growth
  • Examine the importance of cadence in implementing the strategy
  • Learn how to avoid focusing on triage and tactical; to think more strategically

Who Should Attend

Information packed and highly practical, this masterclass series is a must-attend for:

  • CEOs and high performing teams 
  • Business leaders/ heads of department 
  • Entrepreneurs and business owners
  • Anyone who wants to develop and excel in their strategic planning skills


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John Spence

John Spence is recognised as one of the top business thought leaders and leadership development experts in the world and was named by the American Management Association as one of America’s Top 50 Leaders to Watch along with Sergey Brin and Larry Page of Google and Jeff Bezos of Amazon. He has been a guest lecturer at more than 90 colleges and universities, including MIT, Stanford, Cornell, and the Wharton School of Business.



19 July 2022
FEES (USD incl. tax per person)
Standard Rate $130
Leadership Pass Rate $0

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