Our Response to Current Events

Our Commitment to Racial Justice & Equity

CCL CEO John R. Ryan details the actions that we have taken and continue to take in building an equitable, diverse and inclusive culture at CCL.
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COVID-19: Frequently Asked Questions

CCL is closely monitoring the impact of coronavirus and prioritizing our clients’ safety. Learn more about our response and virtual leadership solutions available.
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Leadership Resources for Times of Crisis

We have decades of practical research on topics such as crisis leadership, building resilience, virtual teamwork, and digital learning.
Complimentary resources for leaders >

Leadership Development Drives Results

When done right, leadership development ignites transformational change in individuals, teams, organizations, and communities. That’s why, at the Center for Creative Leadership, our sole focus is leadership development, education, and research.

We’ve been at the forefront of leadership development for nearly 50 years, innovating and pioneering the industry’s best practices. Our flagship Leadership Development Program (LDP),® offered globally over 100 times per year, has become the longest-running program of its kind in the world.

As a top-ranked, global, nonprofit provider of leadership development, we’ve worked with organizations of all sizes from around the world, including more than 2/3 of the Fortune 1000, offering cutting-edge solutions to over a million leaders at all levels. Now in our 5th decade, we have 12 offices worldwide, along with virtual solutions delivered by CCL experts worldwide.

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Countries Served
Years Pioneering the Field
Lives Touched Last Year
Global Client Organizations
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You know leadership really matters for solving your biggest challenges. That’s why your partner in leadership development matters, too. Learn what CCL can do for you – and how we power change for our clients.

Insights & Research

We’ve dedicated the past 50 years to pioneering research on leadership development, finding new ways to help organizations innovate with cutting-edge solutions for their unique challenges. Our contributions have framed much of how leaders are developed today — and in the decades to come. Discover our latest perspective on leadership development, insights you won’t find anywhere else:

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How to Lead Through a Crisis

6 Strategies to Make Digital Learning Work

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Leadership Resiliency: Handling Stress, Uncertainty, and Setbacks


How to Lead Effectively in a Disrupted World

Global Leadership Development Solutions

Our leadership programs and solutions are transformational for leaders at every level, in any organization. Whether you want to empower first-time managers to learn new skills or prepare an executive leader for the next level, our data-driven approach to leadership development ensures that training translates to action. Our solutions and programs shatter comfort zones to open up new thinking, so real change can begin – in and out of the workplace.

Virtual ProgramsScalable, seamless, and convenient online offerings
The Effective LeaderDevelop the necessary skills for the new world of work
Virtual Leadership CoachingHelp leaders navigate challenges & achieve goals — anytime, anywhere

Client Success Stories

Join these organizations who are already partnering with us and start transforming your workforce today!

  • A great experience and one that I have highly recommended both internally and beyond.

    Christopher Rogers VP of Global Information Technology, Sykes Enterprise, Inc.
  • You could see the impact almost immediately.

    Soren Jensen Dir. of Engineering & Software Product Management, American Power Conversion Corp.
  • The real nuts and bolts information I needed to grow my skills as a leader.

    Lisa DiTullio Principal, Lisa DiTullio & Associates
  • Realigned my way of thinking and led me to listen more and become more flexible.

    William Werkmeister Transmission Project Engineer, Public Service Electric & Gas
  • The messages are brought back to how it's relevant to you and the work situation.

    Robert Plummer VP of Human Resources, Rolls-Royce Corp.
  • One of the main benefits…was learning more about my leadership style and a higher level of confidence.

    Cindy Watkins Executive Director, Alamance Partnership for Children
  • I would recommend this program for the self-awareness factor alone.

    Heli Helanummi-Cole Channel Planning & Implementation Manager, Nokia

Challenge Perspectives & Lead Change

With over 700 of the world’s most respected leadership development coaches, we’ve helped leaders around the world renew their purpose, goals, and enthusiasm in the workplace. Our customized leadership solutions, online leadership training, leadership development training programs, and Lead-it-Yourself solutions give you the opportunity to renew your organization’s leadership and culture in a way that fits your needs. Challenge your organization and equip your leaders to shift their perspectives and develop new skills with our leadership development solutions.

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Find the CCL global office that is best for you and contact us today to find out more about what our leadership solutions can do for you, your organization or your community.