12 - 24 month leadership development journey for high-performing teams

The Leader's Journey

Inspire others, make an impact, and deliver results through teams.

The Leader's Journey


The Leader’s Journey, our flagship leadership program, takes your team on a monthly leadership trek to become aligned, aware, competent, and effective leaders who build high-performance teams. The Leader’s Journey has three parts:

  1. Self-leadership – awareness about your style, strengths, motivations and value-add to the team
  2. Commitment and competence – building and honing core leadership competencies
  3. Execution and Performance – practical application and experiential, project-based learning

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Suitable for experienced and emerging leaders and for existing leadership teams, new (or newly merged) leadership teams.

Core Competencies

This program offers a menu of competencies that can be adapted to fit your team’s unique needs. While we provide a grounding in the foundational leadership competencies,* you can also focus on other competencies most needed by your team and organization.

  • Trust*
  • Accountability*
  • Dealing with Conflict*
  • Commitment*
  • Achieving Results*
  • Delegating
  • Making Decisions
  • Managing Change
  • Innovation and Creativity
  • Giving and Receiving Feedback
  • Better conversations
  • Presentation Skills


Corporate programs are tailored to meet the specific training and development needs of your organization. We’d be happy to work with you to plan your team’s journey to individual and business success!

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12 - 24 Months
Monthly modules
Your place or ours

Learning Outcomes

Leader's Mindset
Understand the leadership mindset and the role of leaders
Gain insights into personal leadership strengths and growth areas
Team Strengths
Understand how to most effectively work together as a team by leveraging key strengths
Team Performance
Learn the five foundational elements of a highly functional teams
Leadership Competencies
Build and strengthen other key leadership competencies required for your organization
Actionable Plan
Leave with a development plan on where you can add value and where focus is required
Coach Approach
Learn how to coach for ownership and accountability
"Our leadership development experience with Smart Savvy has been transformative. As a newly formed team with an ambitious agenda, the insights, support and education we've received ensure we’re ready to lead our team and our organization into what’s next for SFU."
Kristin Linklater | Executive Director, Communications and Marketing
The presentation was engaging and provided me with a number of useful concepts/ideas to implement at my organization."
Joel Holloway | CFO Metric Modular
“I liked that it gave me both high level and immediately implementable takeaways - I've shared some of the learnings with my team already.”
Zach Bulick | Benifactor Capital Inc.

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When you’re ready for results, let’s talk training on your terms. Reach out and we’ll connect you with the right member of the Smart Savvy team to start the conversation.

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