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Emerging Leaders Programme

Develop Your Potential

The People Leaders Emerging Leaders programme is a professional development pathway for young professionals aged 35 or younger wanting to accelerate their career progression through personal and professional growth.

The Emerging Leaders programme is supported by the Emerging Leaders Scholarship for aspiring leaders of New Zealand. The scholarship application forms part of the Emerging Leaders application process and is available to NZIML subscribers.

During this challenging programme an Emerging Leader will be provided with the opportunity to build and develop their core business acumen, leadership capability and expend their natural strengths.

They will collaborate with a cohort of peers, connecting them with a diverse professional network for the future.

Following a capability assessment to identify areas of strength and opportunities for development, the Emerging Leaders Programme comprises of three two-day workshops delivered monthly over a three month period.

Following each workshop participants receive a one-to-one coaching phone call to encourage reflection, goal setting and implementation of learnings.

Series One 2021:
25-26 February - Influence & Behaviour
18 & 19 March - Delegation & Communication
29 & 30 April - Principles of Strategy

Series Two 2021:
27 & 28 May- Influence & Behaviour
24 & 25 June - Delegation & Communication
29 & 30 July - Principles of Strategy

You can explore the programme in full by clicking through to our Executive Education division.


It is really hard to put into words how valuable I have found this Emerging Leaders course. I am already looking back on it and viewing it as a real turning point for my company, career and ultimately life. - September 2019

The emerging leaders programme was very valuable for me. The content was interesting and relevant and I'm excited to start putting my learnings into practice. - October 2020

My cohort was brilliant. I found it so useful to share and compare experiences with others and learnt a lot from them. - September 2020


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