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Leading with Clarity – Leadership Skills & Tools

Use data & facts to provide clarity of purpose, plan & responsibility to self & team | Leadership Course
Nilakantasrinivasan Janakiraman
214 students enrolled
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Develop a leadership style to think and act with clarity
Provide clarity of purpose, plan and responsibility to teams as a leader
Apply tools and techniques to take consistent leadership decisions

As leaders, our teams look up to us for clarity. But many times, we ourselves lack clarity.

Good leadership is comes when a leader is clear in 3 broad areas:

  • Clarity of Purpose

  • Clarity of Plan

  • Clarity of Responsibility

It is easy said, that have self clarity and provide clarity to your team. Complexity & ambiguity makes it very difficult.

This leadership course, cuts beyond theory and good intentions, that most leadership courses thrive upon.

It provides leaders like you with tools and techniques that can provide Clarity of purpose, plan and responsibility. That means, you can take sound decisions and provide consistent leadership.

Tools Covered:

  • True North

  • Golden Threads

  • SIPOC (Supplier, Input, Process,¬†Output, Customers)

  • In frame/Out Frame

  • MoSCoW

  • Cross Functional Process Maps

  • Process Centric Behaviors

  • Metrics Tree Map



Welcome to this course!

Approach for Clarity in Leadership

Need to lead with clarity

In this lecture, you will learn about the importance of clarity in decision making for leaders through different scenarios.

New 90 day Plan

We will take a dip on how we learn about our business/process/team and infuse new approach. This will help in clarity of plan.

Leading with clarity - An example

We will take an example of a leader and the clarity he provided to leadership. 

Leading with clarity - Approach from example

We will go deeper and understand the approach used by the leader and its importance to current trends such as Analytics and their role in leadership decisions. This is to help you get clarity of purpose and plan.

Leading with clarity - An attempt to arrive at your approach

Now, we will formalize your approach to clarity.

Run Vs Change

Appreciate to learn the difference between running the business (status quo) and changing the business (transformation); And different approaches are required. This will help in clarity of purpose.

Tools for Clarity


We will learn about SIPOC, a business mapping tool. It is a great tool to provide clarity of purpose, plan and responsibility.

SIPOC as a Leadership Tool

Now we will talk about decision making through SIPOC and how it can help in bringing clarity of purpose and plan.

True North Goals

Learn about what is true north goals and how to set them. This can help you bring clarity of purpose


Learn about MoSCoW, a prioritization tool, which can be used to bring clarity in where to divert energies of self/team.


In-frame/Out-frame tool can be used to bring clarity in scope.

Cross Functional Process Maps

Learn how to bring clarity in repsonsibility using Cross functional process maps.

Process Centricity - Red Lights

Learn about the pit fall of process centricity and how it derails clarity of plan and purpose.

Process Centricity - Green Lights

Learn about the positive aspects of process centricity and how to leverage it in providing clarity of plan and responsibility.

Choosing the Right Metrics

Learn how to choose the right metrics and there by provide linkage between clarity of purpose, plan and responsibility.

Bonus Lecture : Project Work

We have come to the final stage and it is time for your get down to action.

Complete your project work and share it as a direct message to the instructor for review and feedback.

You can view and review the lecture materials indefinitely, like an on-demand channel.
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