Management and Leadership Training for a Modern Era



Founder Gordon Whitehead Brings Experience from NIKE, the U.S. Marines, as a University Professor, and a Life of Corporate Leadership.

Prepare Future Leaders

Turnaround Struggling Leaders

Propel Teams into High Performance

Our Difference

  • We don’t focus on the typical feel-good MBA ideas of leadership.
  • We know there is no single one way to lead.
  • We show you how to avoid the costly mistakes of ineffective leadership.
  • Our secret sauce is we teach leaders to learn, adapt, learn, and adapt again.
  • I share from experiences learned at Nike, the Marines, as a VP, a startup leader, and a varsity sports coach.

Why Leaders247?

Company Leaders

  • You want your future leaders to have the right foundation to be a good leader.
  • You have junior to mid-level leaders who are struggling in their role.
  • Your organizational design doesn’t seem to meet the business needs.

Team Leaders

  • Your team just isn’t performing at its best.
  • Your team is stuck in the storming phase.
  • You want to improve collaboration and become a high performing team.


  • Rise through the ranks as a successful leader.
  • Learn why people follow and how good leaders lead.
  • Avoid the mistakes that put leaders in a box and keep them from advancing.

Our Flagship Leadership Training Solutions

Fast Track Leader Seminar

  • 90 minutes and 12 powerful skills leaders need.
  • The art of leading peers.
  • Dealing with directions from above that aren’t always clear.
  • Building trust and loyalty.
  • The recipe for empowerment.
  • How to build your own social capital in a way that gets you promoted.
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Self-Healing Team Workshop

  • 6 Hour interactive workshop focused specifically on your team.
  • Spend a day with your team in a customized interactive experience.
  • Learn why teams fail to live up to their potential.
  • Learn how to use Myers-Briggs to help your team work together.
  • Adopt the principles of being an Agile team.
  • Become a Self-Healing team and reach superstar high performance levels.
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Leadership Bootcamp

  • An intense and exciting journey into the art of becoming a high performing leader.
  • 10 Weeks broken into 2 sessions each week for 3 hours per session where you will learn and experience phenomenal insight into what it takes to be a successful leader in today’s market.
  • The bootcamp is a merger of successful elements found in advanced leadership courses taught at the university level, leadership programs used by Fortune 500 companies, and practical real-life lessons from top leaders in industry, including the founder’s experiences at NIKE and the Marines.
  • We read and discuss concepts from top experts. We use film and literature to learn to recognize how leadership works in practice. Participants apply relevant case studies to recognize why and how certain leadership styles can be successful in one situation and unsuccessful in another.
  • Engaging leadership development activities are used to provide experiential learning points that drive home the art of leadership.
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