How to be a more mindful leader

As the world around us increases in speed and complexity, the ability to maximize our impact often comes down to our ability to influence and lead others. A mindful approach to leadership maximizes one’s capacity to motivate and influence others. In this course, you will develop an understanding of mindful leadership approaches that you can apply right away—both on a personal and professional level.

   6,231 students completed this course

   85% recommend it to other students

   Teacher: The Plato Project


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85% of students recommend

“Some great insights to reflect upon regarding leadership for any organization.”

“Extremely well written. Excellent topic. Good work!”

“The short sharp email was not too onerous and the content was relevant. It reinforced other management training I had undertaken.”


Course plan

Lesson 1. How mindful leadership drives organizational success
Lesson 2. Critical capabilities of mindful leaders
Lesson 3. Fostering self-awareness
Lesson 4. The interaction of different personality styles and adapting leadership styles for circumstances and people
Lesson 5. Mindful communication and building trust
Lesson 6. Leading authentically
Lesson 7. Developing other people’s capacity
Lesson 8. Setting the foundation of personal values
Lesson 9. Self-management and self-leadership
Lesson 10. Aligning purpose to strategy
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  • Format
    One lesson delivered via email daily
  • Duration
    10 days
  • Time
    5 minutes reading a day

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