At the University for Peace, Costa Rica
A 2-day workshop
9 am - 5 pm
A certificate from the University for Peace, established by the UN General Assembly
ONLY 15 SPOTS AVAILABLE
Who should take this course?
This course is designed for leaders who want to take that next step, reflect on their leadership style, and be inspired to set stretch goals.
This workshop focuses on a human paradigm of leadership: the ability to connect with people you work with, to see how things look from their perspective, to engage and motivate them while appealing to their strengths and passions.
What skills will you get?
The ability to use strengths-based leadership to bring out the best in your team or sphere of influence.
An understanding of your unique strengths and how to maximize them in both your professional and personal life.
Strategies to cultivate appreciation, positivity, and empathy for yourself and others.
What benefits will you get?
An engaging, dynamic and hands-on experience.
A certificate from the Centre for Executive Education within the United Nations established University for Peace.
Deep relationships with a tight-knit, international network.
What else can you expect?
The course is designed to be a practical and hands-on workshop, allowing space for sharing and peer-to-peer learning.
Spanning two full days on campus, we'll cover a variety of introspective activities, theory, and small group application.
How much does it cost?
We offer flexible payment plans should it be helpful. Get in touch!
The course cost is
Enroll with a friend a receive a 10% discount!
“This course is an eye opener. Positive Leadership is all about focusing on strengths and opportunities and a good way to ensure a healthy work environment.”
- Jelle-Jochem Duits, Netherlands, Diplomat
“This course was life-changing for me. I was not expecting such deep exercises that would really inspire me to continue on my own journey towards well-being and continue supporting others in that journey as well. An amazing experience indeed!"
Victoria Montero, Costa Rica, HR Director at SYKES
100% said the instructor provided enough opportunities for interaction between participants
100% said they feel prepared to apply the learnings to their personal/professional context
100% would recommend the course
100% said the course was well structured and the learning outcomes were clear
Miguel Tello facilitates the Positive Leadership workshop and offers onsite workshops on Circles and Restorative Justice.
Miguel is the Executive Director of the Strachan Foundation, a family foundation that supports education and health projects throughout Central America. Miguel is also an Adjunct Professor for the International Institute for Restorative Practices, a graduate school in Pennsylvania. He is a certified executive coach through INCAE, a business school in Costa Rica, and a certified Forest Therapy Guide with the Association of Nature Forest Therapy Guides and Programs.
He offers restorative practices training and consulting to a variety of NGOs, schools, churches, and criminal justice professionals in Central America. He holds master’s degrees in public administration and international studies from the University of Washington in Seattle. Miguel is originally from Mexico. He currently lives in Costa Rica with his wife and two sons.
The world looks to the United Nations for solutions to complex problems everywhere; from ending conflict and alleviating poverty, to combating climate change and defending human rights. As a UN-established institution, the University for Peace works tirelessly to contribute to world peace and progress. Our professional development programs give you the skills to have positive impact on this world, contributing directly to this mission.