AO 7-8 High Performance and Leadership Workshop

Thursday, August 17, 2017 (All day) to Friday, August 18, 2017 (All day)
Cliftons Brisbane
3/288 Edward St, QLD 4000
Brisbane City QLD

Aimed at AO 7-8 level officers and management, this two day workshop will provide an opportunity to advance core skills and explore the emerging leadership capabilities required for effective AO 7-8 level management. It will explore the core attributes required for successful leadership within the Queensland Public Service and will delve into the practical strategies relating to leading productive teams, improve decision making, apply strategic management thinking and develop key skills of stakeholder engagement and communication. These areas are of increasing importance for AO 7-8 level management leaders to perform at a higher level and to reach their full leadership potential. This interactive workshop will provide participants with a unique professional development opportunity to enhance and refine a solid toolkit in order to achieve leadership goals. It is ideal for career driven individuals who aim to unlock their potential advance their career within the Queensland Public Service

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APO subscribers receive an exclusive 10% discount off the Standard Rates with the booking code Q 


  • Identifying and developing your capabilities as a confident and successful Public Sector leader
  • Building productive relationships and leading proficient and capable teams
  • Leveraging your emotional intelligence to advance as a leader 
  • Practical, autonomous and effective decision making processes
  • Career planning and pathways in QLD Public Sector roles
  • Driving strategic change and management to improve procedures and meet agency goals
  • Developing and maintaining internal and external stakeholder engagement
  • Strategies to identify problems and implement effective problem solving solutions
  • Implementing agile and effective change management strategies


Aspiring, emerging and existing leaders across all disciplines and departments throughout the Queensland Public Sector, including:

  • Managers
  • Officers
  • Senior Officers
  • Principal Officers
  • Advisors
  • Senior Advisors