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Leadership and Management Development Sessions


Leadership and Management Development Sessions

Development sessions available to all managers

The workshops dedicated to Leadership & Management in our People Development Programme are designed exclusively for Leeds Beckett leaders and delivered by a small number of highly experienced facilitators.

View our full range of Leadership and Management Development here.

Our Leadership and Management session facilitators

John Drysdale
John Drysdale

John has extensive experience in working across sectors; from SMEs, blue chip companies to public sector organisations, helping them to develop the capability of people and teams. John has worked with Leeds Beckett since 2010 and now works across a number of Universities delivering programmes, workshops and sessions. An experienced and influential consultant, coach, trainer and speaker, with a well-deserved reputation for delivering practical and creative solutions to meet client needs, John works with us to make sure his sessions meet our needs.

Sue Alderson
Sue Alderson

Sue is the Director of Azure Consulting, a company whose ultimate goal is to help organisations clarify their direction of travel and to provide the leadership to get the best from each and every employee. She is an experienced facilitator and has worked in this capacity within the UK, Europe and Africa. Formerly a management consultant with KPMG, she also worked in a series of Human Resource roles within the HSBC group. During the last 15 years, Sue has developed a strong client base working with both leaders and managers in a variety of organisations to improve their individual performance and the performance of their respective organisations.

Sue O'Boyle
Sue O'Boyle

Sue joined the People and Organisational Development Team at Leeds Beckett in 2015 after working as a freelance consultant to the University. Sue creates and delivers leadership programmes, workshops, tailored team events and coaching for senior members of academic and service staff. She is a Master practitioner of the Margerison-McCann suite of psychometric profiles, qualified in the EQi 360 tool to develop emotional intelligence and an accredited facilitator in Fierce Conversations®. During her career Sue has delivered team development events, coaching programmes, and leadership sessions for a number of UK and Dutch Universities, the NHS and many international private sector organisations. Sue has also lectured for the Leadership Foundation for Higher Education, the National School of Government and KPMG’s internal management development faculty.

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