Career Discovery on Purpose

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Explore your future and grow your career with more confidence and clarity through Career Discovery on Purpose

Through self-reflection and guided activities you will find your core values and a clearer path toward a career that feeds your purpose and ignites possibilities. Take the next step in your professional growth as you learn and build new networks with like-minded young adults all around the world.

100% Online/Distance

Beginning to Intermediate

Approx. 20 Hours to Complete


Class Size

Up to 24, working in groups of 6 or less

Flexible, dynamic, online learning to help you find clarity

Learn the tools and framework to guide personal reflection for professional development. Explore at your own pace, learning wherever and whenever you want. Our unique online learning platform gives you total control.

You’re not in this alone. Unlike other virtual learning experiences, you’ll engage with other like-minded young adults. Our weekly virtual lessons connect you to your classmates all over the world.

You’ll benefit from our two decades of expertise in global leadership development courses. For these times when we can’t meet in person, virtual learning offers a nearly identical learning experience.  You’ll be taught the same proven framework through the same engaging methods and have access to the same outstanding community. Virtual leadership courses with iLEAP will provide meaningful experiences that have the power to change your life.

Uncover the values that make you thrive

Focused on self-exploration, you’ll dive deep to discover the core values and strengths that can amplify your leadership skills and clarify your professional persona. Learn how to create goals that align with your values but also serve the greater good. You’ll walk away with a better understanding of yourself and how you can best engaged the world.

Global perspective with personalized attention

Enjoy small group discussions with young adults from all around the globe. At iLEAP we limit the class size to allow true connection to form.

Our faculty get to know you and are dedicated to your success. We understand the challenges non-native English speakers face when taking an English language course. You’ll get focused individual attention when you need it.

Skills that last a lifetime

Gain tools that you can use anytime you’re feeling unsure. The framework and exercises in this course will help guide you towards the path you were meant to follow. You’ll increase your confidence as you gain clarity. Put your new knowledge to work creating your Personal Leadership Plan and head into the future, sure you know the next step to take.

Effective leadership starts with you

Become grounded, gain clarity, and increase your confidence. This course will give you the tools you need to design a future that aligns with your values.

Career Discovery on Purpose Topic Overview:

  • Personal Leadership: Discover the framework and tools to guide you towards your career vocation and purpose
  • Core Values: Uncover your core values and learn how they shape your view of the world and professional future
  • Visioning: Go beyond goal setting to gain clarity about your future possibilities and aspirations
  • Partnership and Collaboration: Learn the tools for having productive discussions with diverse groups
  • Resource Development: Gain the skills to create a wide network of helpful tools and colleagues
  • Action Planning: Put your newly learned skills to work to create a detailed plan for the future

Why Learn with iLEAP and the Global Leadership Academy?

  • Outstanding faculty from around the world
  • Designed for non-native English speakers
  • Global community for collaboration and networking
  • Real-world learning for the issues of today
  • Personalized attention
  • Small class size

Course Length: 3 weeks

Career Discovery on Purpose is led by all iLEAP GLA faculty

Each GLA course is created in collaboration with experts and professionals from around the world. Our faculty have years of experience teaching and working across cultures and, most importantly, know how to nurture and facilitate learning within each individual participant.

Russel Watts

Featured Faculty

Russ Watts, ML

Credentials: Adjunct Professor, Bocconi University, Milan; Chief Learning Officer, iLEAP
Languages: English, Italian

Russ’ Perspective: “Our Personal Leadership course is a great opportunity for ALL PEOPLE of ALL AGES to better understand themselves and the world they seek to create. Whether you are a high school student preparing to apply to college, a university student thinking about their professional future, or a young adult considering a change in jobs, Personal Leadership can help you to move through those important activities with clarity and confidence.”

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(Last revised 10/14/20)

Course Details:

Sections & Dates for Career Discovery on Purpose in 2021:

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