Project Management Institute

No-Nonsense Behaviors that Lead to Exceptional Performance: Formula for Success - CANCELLED


Topics: Leadership Development | Influencing | Leading Project Teams | Motivation

How are your leadership skills? Are you the leader you most want to be? Are you looking for ideas that will step up your effectiveness — ideas that can lead to exceptional performance? Then look no further. This seminar was created for you!

Using an assessment instrument and exercise templates, assess your proficiency in key behaviors, recognize your inhibitions that are holding you back from becoming your best, identify your top three behaviors with which to improve and learn how to create your personalized performance improvement plans. Bonus: Assess your work-life balance.

Success does not just happen—it is made to happen. Success is born of behaviors and choices that lead to exceptional performance. In this seminar, Neal Whitten reveals 27 important leading-edge, best-practice, results-oriented leadership behaviors that can promote your professional and personal success. As you strive to achieve your dreams, these behaviors can lay the foundation for your journey.

What You Will Learn

Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to: 

  • Identify behaviors and actions that lead to exceptional performance through instructor lecture and group participation/exercise
  • Assess proficiency in key behaviors using an in-class assessment instrument
  • Recognize inhibitions that are holding you back from becoming your best and identify your top three behaviors with which to improve through an in-class exercise
  • Learn how to create personalized performance improvement plans that can be used to routinely improve and fine tune performance
  • Assess work-life balance using an in-class assessment instrument
  • Identify a starter list of actions that you can pursue in improving your work-life balance
  • Provide exercise templates and other takeaways to use after the seminar to aid your ongoing performance proficiency development
  • Identify your top three takeaways from the seminar as an individual/group exercise

PDU Allocation Table

The table below displays the number of professional development units (PDUs) awarded for each PMI® credential, as they align to the PMI Talent Triangle®. Leadership and Strategic PDUs apply evenly across all credentials and Technical PDUs apply only to specific credentials. PDUs will be added in full to all eligible credentials.
Technical Leadership Strategic Total
CAPM / PMP / PgMP 0 14 0 14.00
PMI-ACP / Agile* 0 14 0 14.00
PMI-SP 0 14 0 14.00
PMI-RMP 0 14 0 14.00
PfMP 0 14 0 14.00
PMI-PBA 0 14 0 14.00
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Seminar Instructor(s)


Neal Whitten PMP

Neal Whitten is a popular speaker, trainer, consultant, mentor, and best-selling author in the areas of leadership, project management, and employee development. He has written over 100 articles for professional magazines—over 80 for PM Network magazine—and is the author of seven books. With over 35 years of front-line project management experience, Neal has developed and instructed dozens of unique workshops, created many professional- and personal-development online courses, and presented to many thousands of people from across hundreds of companies, institutions, and public organizations.

Course Information

2 Days
6 - 7 April 2020


Member Price
(US$1456.00 before 24 February)
Non-Member Price
(US$1612.00 before 24 February)
Government Pricing

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