Program Description

Organizations need strong leaders with current and relevant skills in order to help their business flourish, and the Graduate Certificate in Personal and Professional Leadership is intended to continue to develop those competencies and capacities. Since the demand for leadership skill development in the current organizational landscape is significantly higher than just a few years ago, this specialization is well-timed to meet the needs of the marketplace.  

The program builds upon the Royal Roads MBA in Executive Management core, which focuses on two distinct but connected areas: Emotional Intelligence (EI), and exercising leadership in a global setting. Taken consecutively, these two specialty courses provide an understanding of the diverse international boundaries and the impact of leading teams internationally toward organizational performance and productivity, as well as developing skills that increase capacity that stands up to the unpredictability of intense and rapid change in the world economy.