Leading with Emotional Intelligence

Leading with Emotional Intelligence
April 24th, 2024


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Lead powerfully with presence & impact and make emotional intelligence a key part of your leadership competences

• Assess your own personal credibility quotient and learn how to influence others with authenticity
• Identify your own emotionally intelligent leadership communication strategies for today and tomorrow

Key Competences:
• Emotional intelligence (EI)
• Change management
• EI listening skills for leaders
• Leadership authenticity
• Developing Empathy
• EI communication strategies

The Right Programme for you

You are a manager or leader with 5+ years’ experience. You want to create a healthy, productive workplace and organizational culture by improving your overall effectiveness through EI.

Typical Participants:
Senior Managers

Learn, Practice and Use

Lead powerfully with presence and impact
Gain valuable emotional insights and awareness to inspire and maintain productive relationships across the organization
Manage and adapt emotional behaviours that expand your sphere of credibility and influence
Utilize empathy to promote strong internal and external relationships
Apply collaborative, inclusive and creative communication practices
Harness emotionally intelligent motivational skills to achieve the best team results
Use emotionally intelligent mindfulness practices when team members experience stress
Create an emotionally intelligent inspiration plan
Apply empathy during the coaching process
Share your knowledge and challenges with your peers and MCE's highly experienced faculty

Programme Modules

What will you learn and practice?

Leading with Emotional Intelligence is a 3 day or 4 live online sessions hands-on training programme, highly interactive with exercises and role plays. The programme will be led by an experienced facilitator with former management experience in international companies.


1 – Integrating Emotional Intelligence and Leadership Competencies
Recognize the impact your emotionally intelligent interpersonal communication skill has on your colleagues
• Apply emotionally intelligent speaking and listening skills to leading

2 – Achieving Emotionally Intelligent Influence and Inspiration
• Assess your personal credibility quotient to authentically influence others
• Apply empathy as a powerful influencing strategy when coaching
• Analyze resistance through the lens of emotional intelligence to identify alternative influencing approaches
• Categorize your present strengths and liabilities when seeking to inspire others
• Apply skills to inspire using emotionally intelligent leadership stories

3 – Managing Change with Emotional Intelligence
• Share effective approaches for EI collaboration
• Allow opportunities to practice effective inquiry techniques

4 – Attaining Healthy Conflict with Emotional Intelligence
• Recognize the central role of relationship development and maintenance in achieving healthy conflict
• Apply strategies for cultural and communication awareness when leading and managing healthy conflict
• Identify emotionally intelligent leadership communication strategies to create and maintain healthy conflict

5 – Leading Emotionally 06 Intelligent Teams
• Analyze team social and emotional intelligence
• Assess stress levels within the team
• Utilize mindfulness practices when whole teams or single team members encounter stress

6 – Demonstrating Your Emotional Intelligence
• Synthesize emotionally intelligent competencies to address complex
• Leadership challenges and opportunities
• Allow opportunities to practice effective inquiry techniques


Andrew Kaye

Tamara Sanne-Hatch

Pavel Mischenko

Marwan Daya

Johan Beeckmans

Amedeo Decoro

Anna Boyko

Alexander Teixeira de Mattos

Rajeev Aggarwal

Jens Holmboe Bang

Nadia Rao

Claudia Ritter


“ It is a perfect possibility to connect with people from different industries, who are dealing with the same issues.”

Agata Kulik, Product Manager Special Salts, Jungbunzlauer Ladenburg GmbH, Germany


“ Facilitator, content, tools, methods, room were very good and fitted to the participants and their needs.”

Andreas Armenat, Head of Production, GO Generics & Standard Solutions, Fresenius Kabi AG, Germany


“Very interesting topics, international and multicultural environment. Very professional coach.”

Alessandro Foresio, Vice President, Logic S.p.A., Italy


“The subjects covered were extremely relevant and gave input to my personal development.”

Rosa Karen Schmidt, Senior VP-Assistant, Novo Nordisk, Denmark



What time does the programme start and finish?
MCE programmes start at 9:00 and finish at 17:00. Lunch is a 1-hour break and there are two coffee breaks too. On the last day, the programme finishes at 16:30 as we know a lot of people have to catch planes and trains.

What should I wear (dress code) when participating in an MCE Programme?
Most participants wear Business Casual clothes. A formal business suit is not necessary.

Are there MCE approved/recommended hotels?
Yes, each programme has recommended hotels that have the best rates. We include details of these hotels in your registration pack.

Are meals included? I don’t eat certain food. Can I order special meals?
Lunch is provided every day and we always organize a buffet so you have a good choice of foods to cater for different needs.

Are there evening activities?
Your evenings are free, although there some exceptions (e.g. On the MCE Leadership Development Programme there is an activity on day 3)

Is there a free Wi-Fi?
For programmes at MCE in Brussels, there is free Wi-Fi throughout the building. For other locations, the services can vary, but in most locations we have organized free Wi-Fi.

What level of English do I need to take part in an MCE Programme?
MCE’s participants come from over 90 different countries but all of our open enrolment programmes are run in English. You need to have a good working knowledge of English to be able to fully participate in the programme and network with other participants. If you have difficulty understanding these questions, the programme might be difficult for you too.

Will I get a certificate at the end of the programme?
Yes, a certificate of attendance is provided to you upon successful completion of the programme.


Are MCE programmes certified by an official body/organization?
10 of MCE’s top selling programmes are approved by Project Management Institute and you can find more information on these programmes here.

What is the MCE approach to learning and development?
All of MCE’s Open Enrolment programmes are based on MCE’s FEEL-THINK-DO and 70-20-10 principles to enable effective learning transfer.

Who designs MCE programmes?
Our Portfolio team together with the core MCE Senior Associates design all of our programmes based on the ROPES model.

Are MCE’s Programmes practical?
MCE’s programmes are all designed to allow to practice what you have learnt. So you will have lots of time to practice, practice and practice.



Are VAT rates included in the price?
The price advertised in this page is VAT excluded and applicable to clients and companies legally based in the European Union.

All clients outside the European Union (EU), e.g. Middle East, Africa, Asia and America, are exempt from VAT rates. For them, the price advertised here is the final price to be paid.

  • One exception: Training Programmes in France. All clients (inside or outside the European Union) following training programmes in France are liable to 20% VAT rates in all cases.

When are VAT rates applicable to me?
In the case of clients and companies legally based in the European Union, VAT rates will be added to the price in the following cases:

  • If the client is a natural person (B2C) without a VAT number. 21% VAT applicable.
  • If the training programmes runs in France: 20% VAT applicable.
    • Also applicable to clients outside the European Union (EU)
    • Except when
      • The client is VAT-exempt
  • If the client is legally registered in Belgium (independent from where in Europe the training programme is followed): 21% VAT applicable.
    • Except when:
      • The client attend the training programme in France: 20% VAT applicable instead.
      • The client is VAT-exempt
    • If the client does not provide a corporate VAT number or does not have any VAT number: 21% VAT applicable (Only applicable to clients in the EU).

I don’t have approval from my finance team yet, can I make a tentative registration?
Yes, simply contact us and we will hold a place for you.

Is hotel accommodation included in the programme fee?
No, participants are expected to arrange their own accommodation and travel. The Programme fee covers the programme attendance, materials, lunches & refreshments.

Does MCE give discounts or grants for individual registrations?
MCE works mostly with companies and organizations and we can provide corporate deals for group bookings or preferred supplier deals. If you would like to discuss a corporate deal, we will be happy to talk to you.

Can I pay with my corporate credit card?
Yes, you can. We accept VISA, Mastercard and Amex.

Does MCE have corporate deals/frameworks available?
Yes, we have. Please contact us for more information.

Can I cancel or change my booking free-of-charge?
At MCE, we understand that business people have commitments and changes do happen. So you can cancel or change your registration up to 21 days before the programme starts without any fees or charges. After that date, you will need to pay full fees, but you are allowed to transfer once to a new programme date.


The MCE Team is ready to answer any questions you have. Please contact us by phone, email, contact form or even website chat. We would be happy to talk to you!


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Dates & Locations

15 Jul – 17 Jul 24 (London)

07 Oct – 09 Oct 24 (Prague)

09 Dec – 11 Dec 24 (Frankfurt)


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