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How to Develop the Mindset of a Strategist

Getting to the Table Earlier and With More Personal Power

This webinar is not currently available. Email the Professional Development Department to inquire about future availability of this program.

Categories: Executive Level, Leadership & Management

What are you doing to achieve more influence and input on strategy and key decisions? Do you really have the mindset to get your boss to listen? This dynamic and highly interactive session will teach you techniques, strategies and personal tools for getting important matters before important people, being more influential within your organization, selling ideas and helping management stay focused. Learn how to get your invitation to the table earlier, and how to have real impact once you have arrived.

You will learn:

  • What being strategic really means.
  • How to develop a strategic management mindset.
  • Information CEOs and leaders need and expect from their advisers every day.
  • Practices that will get you invited into the decision-making process before all the decisions have been made by the high-priced lawyers and outside consultants.
  • Techniques for advancing your ideas when your boss is lower down on the food chain.
  • What to expect and what is expected once you get to the table.
  • Tools to help you get invited back repeatedly.

Each participant will receive a substantial handout.


James E. Lukaszewski, ABC, Fellow IABC; APR, Fellow PRSA, BEPS Emeritus

Photo of James E. Lukaszewski, ABC, Fellow IABC; APR, Fellow PRSA, BEPS Emeritus Lukaszewski is among the most widely known crisis public relations practitioners and senior executive coaches in North America. His PRSA and IABC webinars, teleconferences and in-person programs have been attended by thousands of practitioners over the last 25 years. Corporate Legal Times lists him as one of the top 28 crisis consultants.

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