Do you aspire to lead? Thunderbird School of Global Management's Innovative Leadership program is a two-day workshop that dives deep into the micro and macro aspects of leadership, empowering you to motivate, inspire, and thrive in complex environments. Explore innovative approaches to vision, strategy, and organizational design. Learn to align your actions with your goals and cultivate a leadership culture that drives exceptional results.

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Registration Information

Certificate Location Date Type Cost Register
Innovative Leadership Shanghai July 10-11, 2025 In-Person $1,500 Register
Innovative Leadership Phoenix, AZ Oct 2-3, 2025 In-Person $1,500 Register

Key Benefits

  • Gain practical skills and strategies to motivate, inspire, and empower others.
  • Learn to think creatively and solve problems effectively in complex situations.


  • Understand how to translate your vision into actionable plans for team and organizational success.
  • Discover your strengths and areas for growth to become a more impactful leader.
  • Foster a culture of leadership and collaboration that drives results.

Who Should Attend?

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Individuals who wish to develop their leadership skills and make a positive impact.

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Those who seek an opportunity to be a leader, inspire others, and create real change.


The program will use presentations, small group discussions, and interactive sessions to cover the following topics:

  • Leadership Essentials
  • Vision and Strategy
  • Motivational Leadership
  • Introspective Leadership
  • Creative Problem-Solving
  • Building a Leadership Culture
Thunderbird Exec Director and Professor Doug Guthrie

Doug Guthrie

Executive Director of Thunderbird China and Professor

Why Thunderbird for Executive Education?

Thunderbird empowers global professionals to shape the changing landscapes impacting their enterprises by expanding and updating their future-ready skills and connecting them to a diverse network of global experts.

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