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Program overview

Leadership is not a hierarchical position, it is an approach. Women who have positions of responsibility in companies can develop this type influential behavior. Taking a step back, exchanging with peers and acquiring key operational techniques will enable you to gain in efficiency and confidence.

Programs specifically designed for women, enabling them to gain perspective, exchange with their peers and obtain operational keys for serenity and efficiency.

Executive Short Program Women and Leadership

Format: Select among workshops
Duration: 1 day per workshop
Language: French
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Cost: 1330 €*



Trust in your strengths and boost your career development 

Heighten your awareness of personal obstacles and practice overcoming them with your peers 

Group motivation: this workshop is not just about training as it focuses on co-development, sharing the same culture, know-how and “secrets”

Academic Director(s)

Aude Diano
Corporate consultant and Coach for managers and directors

Learning methods

Through theatrical improvisation exercises (learning to let go, be assertive and bounce back) and role-playing (ability to convince and influence, take the lead, be daring, put yourself forward, handle the unexpected, network, tell a story, etc.), you will learn in action and experimentation to develop your leadership and benefit from personalized feedback.


10 workshops for women are available:

Project a strong self-image and be instantly convincing 

Develop your personal magnetism, concentrate on techniques which work for you 

Experiment with the role of leader, portray a strong self-image, improve your diversity 

Master the art of feedback: gaining time, serenity, efficiency, and building confidence by daring to give and receive feedback! 

Learn how to tell your story, speak about your profession, your company and your projects in order to convince and win over others by mastering the art of storytelling

Handle contentious people with agility 

Learn how to let go and develop open-mindedness, agility, commitment and assertiveness in order to take action without inhibition 

Train to become more assertive and to say no in a constructive way, in order to be more composed, available and efficient in your professional activities 

Train yourself to react to sexist beliefs and to convince those who are opposed to, skeptical or indecisive on the subject of diversity 

Receive feedback on your managerial style and train yourself to focus on and redefine objectives and delegate tasks logically 

Funding options

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*Net price, HEC Paris is not subject to Value Added Tax. Prices, dates, faculty and program content are subject to change.

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Claudia Machado Dos Santos
Program Advisor

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