AC Manchester Masterclass: Accelerating Adult Development in Leaders Through Coaching
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AC Manchester Masterclass: Accelerating Adult Development in Leaders Through Coaching

Join Danielle Grant and John Knights for an AC event in Manchester. Accelerating adult development helps leaders to be more productive in their organisations, business contexts, and private lives. This event explores human development stages and the latest thinking on how the brain learns best, enabling participants to learn how to use these latest insights for behavioural shifts in their coaching. Members £180, Non Members £245 (ex VAT).

When: Wednesday 29th January 2020
10:00am Start - 4:00pm Finish
Where: Barclays
3 Hardman Street
Manchester M3 3AX
United Kingdom
Contact: Sally Bullock

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Danielle Grant & John Knights


This event will be highly interactive with lots of participation.  The day will combine plenary input and discussions with exercises and small group experiences shared. Key topics covered will be the Kegan Model of stages of human development, the Leadership Journey to Transpersonal Leadership and the neuroscience-based principles of creating engaged, embedded learning from research and application.  It will develop participants’ self-awareness of their own development and provide ideas and tools to accelerate the development of their clients.


In this Skills Development Day you will learn:

  • Principles of human development
  • Principles of the Transpersonal Leadership Development journey
  • Brain friendly learning approaches·
  • Stage of own development
  • Ideas and techniques for applying these in coaching relationships

Speaker Bios:

Danielle Grant is passionate about changing leaders so they lead beyond the ego to make organisations agile and fit for the future. She is a Director of LeaderShape Global, and has over a decade's experience of coaching and facilitation at CEO and Director level.  Her MA [FB1]has helped develop her thought leadership in embedded work-based learning.  Danielle has held director level positions in multinational blue-chip businesses (including Disney). She has a Professional Certified Coach credential from  the International Coaching Federation and an Advanced Diploma in Executive Coaching.  She is expert in the development of neuroscientifically based leadership learning. As well as this she is an accredited University Lecturer and has led Masters’ programmes. Danielle is co-author of two books: - (Leadership Assessment for Talent Development and Leading Beyond the Ego, How to Become a Transpersonal Leader) and has written many articles on leadership topics.

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John Knights is Chairman of LeaderShape Global and lead author of Leading Beyond the Ego; How to become a Transpersonal Leader.  John’s business life changed in 1998 when he had the serendipitous opportunity to learn to coach other chief executives and started to understand the real issues around leadership. He is an experienced senior executive coach and facilitator, and an expert in emotional intelligence, transpersonal leadership, and neuro-leadership. He has been a senior executive in major international corporations, a serial entrepreneur and lecturer at Oxford University. He is the author of various books and articles on the leadership needs for the 21st century. John now focuses on growing LeaderShape globally.

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Price and Special Offers:

As with all AC continuous professional development events, the fees are offered at a very good value, with an extra special price for AC members.


AC member: £180 + VAT. Early Bird Price £140 + VAT

Non AC member: £245+ VAT. Early Bird Price £205 + VAT


Early Bird Price available until 29.12.19

Attendance qualifies for CPD and a certificate will be emailed to you post-event.

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