Why this programme?

Survey shows that investing in women’s leadership development is a crucial strategic decision: gender-diverse executive teams perform better, are more innovative, and bring into the company the complementary talents needed to effectively face the challenges of today’s competitive world.

This programme creates a platform which connects women leaders around their unique challenges and develops their professional skills in a conducive learning environment. This inspiring learning journey encourages debate and dialogue; and facilitates cross-learning with female participants from diverse industries.

The residential nature of the programme provides a great opportunity for participants to further address the issues encountered by women in business and explore best practices.

Benefits for the participants: 

  • Share insights into the unique challenges and opportunities of women leaders 
  • Leverage on the experiences of others to build your own path
  • Develop yourself as an authentic leader
  • Get feedback on your leadership behaviour  
  • Strengthen your business acumen in finance, strategy and decision-making
  • Acquire strategies to successfully negotiate with, and influence others

Benefits for the organisations:

  • More diverse pool of leaders, well aware of their unique strengths and contributions
  • Participants become agents of change, able to mentor fellow female executives
  • Greater gender balance in the workplace contributes to better financial performance, higher innovation capacity, and stronger competitive advantage

Drive real change in your organisation

A learning experience with real impact on your operations? A management programme tailored to the specific needs of your business? Contact us and discover how we can design and deliver customised programmes for your team that add genuine value to your organisation.

Need help?

Contact our Programme Advisor
Programme Advisor
Tel + 32 9 210 98 84
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Info Sessions & Open Days
29 May
Drop In on our Brussels Campus
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30 May
Vlerick Experience Day Amsterdam
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09 Jul
Drop In on our Leuven Campus
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