Melbourne Business School Short Courses Leadership for Senior Managers (online)

Leadership for Senior Managers (online)

As a Senior Manager, you need to consistently grow a leadership skillset while inspiring others to drive key results.

4 weeks (6 hours per week)

MBS Leadership Program (online) Overview

Boost your ability to inspire others and create alignment to drive results, while also learning how to develop and grow your leadership capability.

Our MBS Leadership Program (online) provides opportunities for mid-to-senior level managers to develop new leadership skills, behaviours and mindsets to navigate complex leadership challenges.

Delivered entirely online, the program is designed to fit into your schedule. With a mix of virtual classes, self-paced learning and peer coaching sessions, you will learn how to maximise your impact and drive organisational success across multiple teams and functions.

Who Should Attend the MBS Leadership Program (online)?

Experienced Managers

  • Leaders who have already made the transition from managing individual contributors to managing other managers and / or senior professional staff

Strategic and Cross-functional Leaders

  • Leaders responsible for supporting and executing organisational strategy
  • Leaders who work collaboratively with multiple peers or across different functions

MBS Leadership Program (online) Key Takeaways

Harness Your Leadership Potential

  • Develop the ability to hold multiple perspectives to navigate complex challenges
  • Align personal and organisational purpose to evaluate strategic decisions and trade-offs

Build Better Teams

  • Communicate a compelling direction that inspires action
  • Develop self and others with tools and frameworks for coaching and mentoring
  • Lead with empathy and create the conditions for engagement and high performance

Build Leadership Agility

  • Adopt a paradox mindset to manage competing tensions
  • Influence up, down and across organisational boundaries

MBS Leadership Program (online) Topics Covered

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Leading Self

Understand the difference between managing and leading, and discover what motivates you as leader
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Inspiring Others

Clarify your leadership purpose and communicate a compelling direction to inspire action in others
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Creating Alignment

Manage competing tensions while learning to influence effectively across stakeholders and boundaries
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Developing Capabilities

Learn how to build capability in your team through coaching and feedback that makes a positive impact

MBS Leadership Program (online) Success Story

This program's online format enabled us to bring together a diverse group of people from not only across Australia but also from other APAC countries like Singapore, Malaysia, to gain insights into the shared challenges and learnings across the world.

Business Operations Manager, Here Technologies

MBS Leadership Program (online) Key Facilitators

Julia Bunjevac Program Director MBS Leadership Program


Julia is a Principal at Melbourne Business School. She is an experienced leader and leadership development specialist. Previously, Julia was a Director at Nous Group and held senior positions at Australia Post and ANZ bank.

Cameron Brooks


Cameron is an organisational development and learning expert who has held senior roles with several multinational companies. His passion is for creating engaging and inspiring places to work.

Danielle Payne

Danielle Payne


Danielle has worked in HR and employee development for companies including Aesop and the Australian Institute of Management, as well as lecturing in organisational change at Monash University.

Julian Tatton

Julian Tatton


Julian is a registered psychologist who has worked with everyone from police officers to CEOs. He specialises in executive coaching, culture change, strategy facilitation, leadership and organisational development.

Upcoming Sessions

This is an online program. The program fee covers tuition.

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Online Session Times

*Online session times are subject to change.

MBS Leadership Program

Learn about the MBS Leadership Program which is delivered in-person at our Carlton campus over 5 days.

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