Leadership essentials - Singapore Workshop 2017

Enhance your impact as a leader. Learn the secrets of effective managers and leaders in the professional context of accounting. Improve the productivity and work culture of your group to contribute more to the strategic success of your organisations.

Key topics covered

  • Positive leadership – the new paradigm
  • Leadership in the 21st Century: influences from neuroscience and quantum physics
  • People skills as relationships
  • Preparing for new relationships (and re-setting old ones)
  • Listening to understand
  • Dealing with difficult situations – including those unique to the accounting profession
  • Inspiring respect and action

This workshop is part of the Your Business & Finance Advantage Program and is eligible for funding support of 50% off the workshop fees. Eligibility conditions apply. Enter code YBFA50 at checkout. 

Trainer profile

Joanne Flinn

Joanne Flinn founded Shelton Consulting Pte Ltd in Singapore in 2003 to help people and organisations improve performance. Joanne was a senior executive in several major multi-nationals in Asia, and is a published author. She has conducted training with PricewaterhouseCoopers, DBS, Bank Julius Baer AIS and CPA Australia. Joanne holds degrees in Finance, Investment, Economics, Law Masters of Science in Consulting and Coaching for Change jointly delivered by the University of Oxford, Said Business School and HEC Paris.

Learning objectives

  • Why Positive Leadership is powerful
  • Role of Positive Leadership in strategic performance and team productivity
  • Interpersonal skills for an intercultural world
  • What hard science has to say about leadership – and how you can use it to be more effective


This workshop is suitable for Practicing and Non-Practicing Accountants, Managers and Business Owners to looking to improve their communications and leadership skills.

1 day