Horizontal Leadership


Horizontal leadership is: bringing all involved people of an organization into a lively process to make a meaningful next step. Everyone can bee approached as a leader. This course is about the key qualities for this horizontal leadership. In organizations everyone can develop leadership to get their things done. The CEO for the impulse and the strategy, the managers for flow in the cooperations and the professionals for their client-orientated activities. Working with 'windows on organizations' you will develop a view, an eye, a sense organ for leadership processes. Here is an overview.


The design of this course consist of the steps below for a learning process

  • intake with your IMO contact partner about your learning question
  • enter a well designed blended learning process, using a high quality online learning infrastructure
  • reading literature regarding horizontal leadership
  • personal and organizational research
  • documentation of the research activities
  • reflective dialogues – feedback
  • publication on the IMO Academy website


  • You have to invest 140 hours in this module in a period of maximum 20 weeks.
  • You are going to study some literature – in total about 250 pages.
  • You do research activities in an organizational environment (50 hours).
  • You are in contact with an IMO consultant – four meeting sessions.
  • You will document and publish the results of your learning (30 hours).
    See Guideline for writing a publication

The price of this program is € 850,- (VAT included). After consultation with your IMO contact partner about this module you will receive an invoice to pay.

Your Next Step

If you want to do start this online learning program at the IMO Academy Online, go to the contact & registration page and fill in the form.

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