This interactive workshop will build your skills in leading teams to generate creative outcomes. The key focus of this course is on fostering the right...

Leading Teams for Creativity


2000 NSW

The University of Newcastle

Event Details

This interactive workshop will build your skills in leading teams to generate creative outcomes. The key focus of this course is on fostering the right environment for generating creative solutions and achieving organisational goals. As a leader, it is imperative that team members at all levels are encouraged to contribute to the generation of creative solutions, in order to achieve team and organisational goals.

Your own leadership style will be enriched through strategic and creative people management perspectives. These new perspectives will assist you to engage your team so they are enthused and motivated to work together, as a high performing team, for more strongly delivering creative outcomes.

Learning Aims
This creative leadership workshop aims to enhance your:
  • Key senior leadership skills, including motivating and facilitating a high performing team for achieve creative outcomes.
  • Planning skills, enabling you to set team direction to achieve organisational goals with creativity and inspiration.
  • Ability to work with your team to embrace change with creativity and agility. In so doing, taking corrective action along the journey to enable a team to achieve its goals, whilst maintaining creativity.
Learning Outcomes
At the completion of this interactive creative leadership workshop you will be able to:
  1. Facilitate the best direction for the team to achieve its goals creatively by managing the expectations of key internal and external stakeholders.
  2. More effectively manage both upwards and downwards, ensuring team deliverables are fully aligned with organisation goals, whilst inspiring team members creatively.
  3. As a creative team leader, fostering a high performance team environment.
This strategic leadership workshop will cover the following content:
  • Leadership style for achieving creative outcomes 
  • Developing your leadership identity 
  • Engaging team members in the pursuit of an agreed strategy by applying theories of motivation.
  • Fostering a positive attitude to risk taking so as to solve problems creatively as a team and thereby facilitate the strategic pathway for achieving the longer term team goal.
  • Types of creative strategic thinking including deductive, inductive, circular/convergent and abstract.
  • Enabling a positive risk culture that readily embraces creativity and change.
  • Mapping a plan of action for each attendee through creative demonstrations, sequential group exercises and application of concepts to scenarios provided by delegates.
Intended Audience
This strategic leadership workshop is suitable for everyone aged 18 and above but will be of particular interest to managers, supervisors and team leaders, from diverse sectors, including public and private enterprise.
Delivery Style
This creative leadership workshop will be delivered as an interactive workshop consisting of an instructor-led lecture, group and individual activities. This training approach allows you to work through concepts introduced by the instructor in an application-focused teaching environment.

Access and Inclusion

  • Wheelchair accessible - Access to the venue is suitable for wheelchairs (toilets, ramps/lifts etc.) and designated wheelchair spaces are available.