Leadership Development

Leadership Development

Raytheon Develops True Performance Leadership

Our Leadership Development programs were designed to sharpen leadership skills across your organization and help catapult performance to the next level. We will engage with your leaders to collaboratively shape critical thinking skills and define visionary business models and strategies. Our innovative and customized approaches are tailored to align with your organization's key challenges.

Challenges occur even in the most effective of organizations. People and departments become caught up in prescribed roles that do not allow them to fully use their abilities. Data often comes in crushing waves rather than in a controlled flow that allows the right information to get to the right people at the right time. Your customer needs seem to change at an ever faster pace, far quicker than the ability to find and deploy new solutions.

To optimize the performance of your leaders, Raytheon Professional Services (RPS) experts will share best practices to:

  • Elevate the skills of highly-effective leaders
  • Create agile organizations
  • Accelerate execution
  • Develop high-performing teams in a climate of constant change and limited resources

Leadership skills are a competitive differentiator today for several reasons. The right leadership can take a business from survival mode to market leadership. The current business environment places extra strain on strong functional leaders as they transition to more strategic organizational roles, where ideas and initiatives emerge from numerous sources and success is equally about building support among a global group of peers as it is about obtaining buy-in from the C-suite.

As a global leader in learning solutions and consulting services, Raytheon Professional Services has helped leaders around the world improve every facet of their business. We will show you a proven methodology — The Fabric of Leadership — that allows a reader to quickly identify issues, use breakthrough innovation techniques that help find new solutions or overcome barriers and then take effective and lasting action to transform the organization, unleashing its true potential for performance.



IDEAS Leadership

In a recent leadership effectiveness study,* only 27 percent of organizations believed their leadership was prepared for success in today’s work environment. Do you have the advanced leadership skills and tools to identify innovative opportunities, apply critical thinking and unlock the hidden potential in your organization for accelerated results?

Strengthen your leadership skills with fresh thinking to explore new perspectives and create innovative opportunities for growth. Discover proven techniques that will change your thinking forever and increase your potential for personal and professional achievement. Join thousands of leaders who have applied the Raytheon IDEAS Advanced Leadership Skills for remarkable results. Identify critical actions that will accomplish crucial goals. Unlock your organization’s hidden value to drive positive change and profitable growth. Actively network with diverse industry leaders in this experiential learning environment, which turns hidden opportunities into real solutions.

What separates extraordinary leaders is a time-tested approach. This equation for success begins with innovative thinking about challenges that have not been imagined before: Innovate. Purposeful collaboration is the fuel for fresh perspectives that enable leaders to logically deliberate on critical issues. Achieving desired outcomes hinges on the assessment of calculated risks through the ability to evaluate. Mobilizing resources for implementation with a cause allows leaders to actuate their ideas and turn them into reality. It's not enough to demonstrate skills in only one or two of these attributes. The equation for success applies all of these factors for effective leadership excellence.


Innovate + Deliberate + Evaluate + Actuate = Success

*CEB Corporate Leadership Council, 2014

InnovationStation Experience℠ Training

Global marketplaces are becoming more competitive. Leaders are being judged on their ability to find innovative new solutions. Tragically, in many organizations, creative potential often goes untapped. Many people feel permission is needed to be creative at work — brainstorming sessions, or innovation "laboratories" to generate new ideas.

Everyone has the potential to be innovative! Creativity seems to evade us when budgets are tightened and schedules compressed, but this is when we most need innovative thinking.

An InnovationStation Experience provides leaders with a framework for innovation, showing how to visualize new opportunities for the organization and customers. Leaders will experience creative thinking techniques to free their imaginations, guide teams to collaborate on a daily basis, and transform the mindset in your organization. Your teams will develop the ability to turn unusual and unexpected ideas into value rapidly so you can unleash their creativity, imagination and entrepreneurial spirit. You'll develop leadership skills that foster an innovative environment and discover relevant tools for direct application and ideation skills that can create extraordinary results for the entire organization.

The InnovationStation Experience has contributed to inspirational ideas that have changed the way we think about:

  • Effects on Global Supply Chain strategy during natural disasters
  • Large-scale force protection
  • Innovating yourself and invigorating your career!
  • Global blended learning solutions
  • Competitive intelligence
  • International profitable growth
  • Talent retention in the 21st century
  • Cost of Poor Quality (COPQ) in a cost-cutting environment
  • Working in virtual collaborative environments
  • Information Solutions Program work environment
  • Advanced Company Estimating Systems (ACES)
  • Design to Unit Production Costs (DTUPC) for high-rate production
  • Improvised Explosive Device (IED) detection and suppression
  • Creating a One Company culture of innovation

Imagine what an InnovationStation Experience can do for you!


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