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Leadership and followership
Leadership and followership

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Week 8: Developing yourself as a leader


Welcome to Week 8 of the free badged course Leadership and followership. Congratulations, you’ve almost finished the course!

Last week, you focused on how leadership is changing and will continue to change in the future. This week, you’ll concentrate on your own leadership learning and development, reflecting on what you’ve learned from this course and setting some goals for your own career progression and leadership development.

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Now watch the final video with Lynne.

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By the end of this week, you will be able to:

  • reflect on your own leadership experience and identify areas for development
  • set SMART goals and devise an action plan to support your leadership development
  • identify appropriate training/networking opportunities.