Shakespeare: Lessons in Leadership

The author of 37 plays and 154 sonnets, and the inventor of over 1,700 words in the English language, Shakespeare arguably understood the human condition better than any other playwright.

Inspirational Leadership - Outline

The leadership lessons to be gleaned from his body of work are timeless, and are particularly relevant in today’s every-changing political, cultural and business landscape. 


From Henry V’s journey from rogue to King, or Macbeth’s descent from war hero to tyrant, the plays provide both an ethical and a practical foundation for today’s emerging leaders.


The courses use text, role-play and current case studies to mine the plays for creative insight and inspirational leadership. 

Key Learning

  • Differing Styles Of Leadership

  • Influencing And Inspiring 

  • Dealing With Change

  • Selling A Vision With Commitment And Passion

"We know what we are but know not what we may be”

- Hamlet -