Masters & Mentors

Training Seminar

One day high impact Leadership Master Class for Senior Leaders [Fully Booked]

24 Feb 2022 08:30 - 18:00
  • Member Price: RMB 5,000
  • Standard Price: RMB 6,000
  • In-person event

Navigating uncertainty with more resilience, and less stress for better results.

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Event details

Testimonies from recent Master Class senior manager participants:

“This intensive one day really helps me navigate uncertainty with less stress”

Ian Anderson Managing Director Synthoma China

“I would highly recommend this Master Class for senior managers, as it gives genuinely new and very useful ideas for dealing with a VUCA context”

Karl Hudson, Regional Director North Asia, Suttons International

This method is the best ever to get better employee satisfaction and engagement, better cooperation, quicker development with better results for less effort and stress.”

Delia Giangregorio COO, GBMax Ltd (Max Mara China

A Master Class in a small group (max 9) introducing a new and international award-winning approach to organisational leadership that has demonstrably helped leaders around the world to deal with Covid19 uncertainties and beyond.

“We needed our leaders to change their mindset, learn to accept uncertainty and navigate smoothly in a VUCA world. CAL has been a great help.” Sophie Wu, CCO, Alibaba

Completed in advance:

  • Self- assessment for teams/organisation being led, looking at the principles need for dynamic and agile self-organisation. Participants will be able to compare their own confidential score with cohort peers as well as a global normative data base.
  • Individual self-assessment that shows how agile/adaptive, responsive, effective, balanced and overall enabling the choices of leadership strategy are (available in Chinese and English). Highly customised report will give specific suggestions for further exploration in the master class.

Participants will be able to compare their own confidential score with cohort peers as well as a global normative data base.

Participants will receive:

  • A high impact interactive experiential workshop that will introduce a genuinely new approach (NOT “old wine, new bottle”!). This will cover:
  1. WHY leadership paradigm needs to change based on modern western complexity science – how to lead upwards and sideways not just down in VUCA times with high uncertainty and tendency to micro-manage.
  2. WHAT principles need to be in place, so as to leverage hidden potential that commonly exists in teams and organizations
  3. HOW to get faster and better results in uncertain times for less stress
  • Materials include:
  1. Customised and confidential individual report on leadership capability
  2. Customised and confidential report on team/organisation being led
  3. Signed copy of book “Future Leadership” (Chinese copy) – discount for English version
  4. Learning log to capture key action points to take away and try out
  5. Pocket sized Aide memoire of key points
  6. International CPD certificate if needed


After Master Class:

  • One-on-one coaching session if needed
  • Access to articles and further reading
  • Discount for further CAL workshops


Master Class Timings:

  • 08.30-10.00 – Navigating the context
  • 10.00-10.30 – Coffee and snacks (provided)
  • 10.30-12.00 – Leveraging a new science
  • 12.00-13.00 – Lunch (provided)
  • 13.00-1530 – Releasing organisational potential
  • 15.30-16.00 – Coffee break and snacks (provided)
  • 16.00-17.30 – Enhancing individual strategies
  • 17.30-18.00 – Getting it done



Participants can send their questions in advance using the registration form.

In case of cancellation, please kindly note you must email before 6 pm, 4 January 2022. It is non-refundable for cancellation request made beyond the above mentioned timeframe.

The speaker

Nick Obolensky
Founder, Complex Adaptive Leadership Ltd; MD, Agile Plus Leadership Consultants


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20 Nanjing Road East,
Shanghai, China



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