04 March - 07 October 2021

2021 FutureNet Business Leader Program

It's only after you’ve stepped outside your comfort zone that you begin to change, grow, and transform.

Highly regarded across the industry, Consult Australia’s FutureNet Business Leader Program has been running annually for more than a decade. During 2020 this course was continuously improved and updated in line with leadership trends and the requirements of future leaders. Now more than ever its alumni is being sought after in public and private sectors alike.

A once-in-a-career opportunity to reward and support your best employees, the program targets built and natural environment professionals with 5 to 10 years of experience who are highly valued by their organisations and seen as future leaders.

The program will:

  • Develop leadership, management and collaboration skills.
  • Improve soft skills, communication and confidence.
  • Provide fresh perspectives on workplace and industry challenges.
  • Ensure access to the latest industry thinking, knowledge and insights.
  • Create a career-long network of cross-industry relationships.
  • Leverage unique mentoring opportunities.

Topics include:

  • Conflict Resolution
  • Contract and Risk Management
  • Effective Communications
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Government &Stakeholder Relations
  • Innovation
  • Leadership & Influencing Skills
  • Managing Customer Relationships
  • Networking
  • Persuasive Negotiations
  • Understanding Finance
  • Winning Bids

Time Commitment

Through sixteen sessions delivered over eight months the program builds on exiting personal strengths, identifies and develops new strengths and skills and broadens networks.

Course sessions will run every second Thursday in a central Sydney location from 5:00pm to 8:30pm, including networking time and dinner. Participants are also expected to make time outside of the sessions to work with their team on the project element(s) of the Course.

Winning project teams are selected based on both a public vote and their presentations to a panel of expert industry judges.

Program Cost

$6,980 - Member Early Bird Registration (inc GST) – until Friday 22 January 2021
$7,970 - Member Full Registration (inc GST)
$9,500 - Non-Member Registration

Please choose Invoice Me on the payment screen if you prefer not to pay by credit card.

Course registration includes two tickets to the Awards Night in October for the participant and their manager.

Please note: All participants of the FutureNet Business Leaders Program are able to attend all FutureNet Sydney and FutureNet Newcastle events free of charge for the duration of the program.

For more information contact linda@consultaustralia.com.au