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The leader as coach

Leadership programs | Masterclass
When 8 July 2024 at 12:00 (CEST)
Where Online
Duration 1 hour 15 minutes

An IMD masterclass on the art of coaching leadership

Leadership is about setting direction and driving results, and it’s also about how you guide, support and empower the people around you. In this interactive session, Senior Executive Coach Silke Mischke will introduce you to the art of coaching leadership. Learn how emotional intelligence, mindfulness and being aware of your environment can significantly enhance how you lead. This masterclass is perfect for anyone who wants to foster growth in their teams and achieve results through meaningful conversations.

Whether you’re a seasoned leader or aspiring to lead, this session provides practical tools and insights to elevate your impact. Here’s what you’ll discover:

  • Incorporating coaching into your leadership: Understand what it means to lead with a coaching mindset and the tools you need to adopt this approach effectively.
  • Empathy and insight: Dive into how empathetic connections and insightful questions can open up new possibilities for your team and improve your leadership.
  • Communication mastery: Understand how to sharpen your communication skills to facilitate insightful coaching conversations that lead to growth.

After the masterclass, join us for:

  • An informative discussion on IMD’s leadership programs with our Program Advisors.
  • Guidance on how our offerings can align with your career goals.
  • Answers to your questions about our programs and approach to learning.


  • 12:00 – 12:45: Masterclass – The leader as coach with Silke Mischke, Senior Executive Coach & Co-Director of the IMD’s Executive Coaching Certificate program.
  • 12:45 – 13:15: Engage with our Program Advisors for an overview of IMD’s leadership programs, followed by a Q&A.

Please note, this event will not be recorded. This is a unique opportunity to experience the IMD learning journey live. 

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Who will host the session?
 - IMD Business School
Diego Goehring

Program Advisor

Our experienced Program Advisor look forward to meeting you during this session. Feel free to ask any questions you have so he can guide you towards the IMD program that is fully aligned with your professional needs.

Register for this event

After submitting your registration, you will receive a confirmation email with the details of your online masterclass. A reminder will be sent to you before the event.

We look forward to meeting you online and answering any questions you may have.