The Leadership Challenge Special Public

Achieve The Extraordinary

International Leadership Associates is pleased to offer a special 2.5 day, leadership experience for emerging leaders just outside Cincinnati, OH, May 24 – 26, 2017. It will explore in detail The Five Practices of Exemplary Leadership®, one of the most effective and widely used leadership models in the world today. You may have heard of it from the worldwide best selling book, The Leadership Challenge, by authors Jim Kouzes and Barry Posner.

Thoroughly research-based and totally practical, this session will allow you to immediately become the better leader others around you need you to be.


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Program Value: (what participants return to work with)

• A clear understanding of what leaders focus on most frequently when they are leading at their best
• The confidence, willingness and more capabilities to actually step up and lead
• Strategies for immediately equipping their people to achieve better results
• Ability to build more trust and understanding with their colleagues, crucial for leaders
Increased credibility as a leader
More courage (and commitment) to do things differently
Lessons that stick over time


Learn more about what participants receive, available program discounts, and other information about the program.


Meet Your ILA Program Facilitators:

Steve Coats toasting author Jim Kouzes at Jim's birthday celebration.

Managing Partner Steve Coats (pictured above on left with author Jim Kouzes) has nearly 30 years of working with The Leadership Challenge, longer than anyone but the authors themselves.

Janet Collins is an accomplished executive, strategic advisor and coach, who works with business leaders to develop growth strategies and mobilize teams to take action and achieve results.  Janet has been working with The Leadership Challenge for nearly twenty years.

The ILA facilitation team understands business and organizations, from previous corporate leadership positions, and are widely recognized as highly engaging and effective  facilitators.


ILA has provided The Leadership Challenge to companies of all shapes, sizes and industries, including:

E.W. Scripps      Abbott Nutrition      Sandia National Labs       University of Dayton    DPL

Capital One        Florida Hospital      Pepper Construction        Schneider Electric       Kroger

LexisNexis          Fifth Third Bank     Department of Defense    Cincinnati Zoo             Ghent


We invite you to take a moment to Learn More about this session. See you in May.