Leader Led Training

Leader Led Training is a practical and cost-effective way to kick-start a focused improvement in team performance.

Short sharp sessions designed to be run by managers of all levels, with a step by step guide as to how they can focus their team on performance in order to achieve greater results.

Ben’s Story Of Marginal Gains

Ben’s success was based on a gradual performance improvement over time; known as ‘marginal gains’. He was not an overnight success, he was a step by step improvement, focussed on all the different aspects of his performance that he and the team could improve by 1% .

Each module of Leader Led Training focuses on one of the Performance Ingredients Ben used in the run up to him achieving his Crazy Goal of winning an Olympic Gold Medal. They also form the chapters of the book Will It Make The Boat Go Faster? Our modules include:

  • High Performance Conversations
  • Building Momentum
  • Motivation
  • Performance Vs Results
  • Teams
  • Change
  • Bouncebackability
  • Performance Under Pressure


This modular programme is designed to fit seamlessly into existing team meetings, utilising a great variety of approaches to enhance performance of delegates and managers. Each month evidence of performance improvement is submitted creating greater accountability and momentum in the direction of key team goals.

Our unique content gets entire teams speaking the same gold-medal winning language, inspired to take action immediately. This Programme is ideal for teams short on time as sessions are 60-90 minutes and high impact, designed to be run without external consultants and designed to fit into the everyday rhythm of the business.


  • Delegates finish the Programme with increased focus on the business they work for and team they work in.
  • Improved prioritisation skills. This Programme centred on what’s important and what gets results; helping delegates to develop the prioritisation skills needed to turn their performance from ‘good’ to ‘great’
  • Individuals come away with simple and practical strategies, which are easy to implement yet increase performance significantly
  • Teams become increasingly engaged and inspired as people feel valued, motivated and confident to develop their performance and request the feedback needed to change performance
  • Leaders become empowered to improve performance and support their delegates in doing so
  • Evidence of improvements and ROI on the time and money invested into the Programme


  • Leaders receive step-by-step guides on how to run the modules
  • Pre-session films and e-mail templates are provided for employees and leaders
  • Evidence of change and progress is submitted after each module and captured on an online portal
  • The Programme runs for 12 months with a monthly league table evidencing progress and performance improvement
  • Coaching for the Leaders is available to help them stay on track
  • Employees use our recommended online platform to communicate and share during the Programme or use your existing internal platform

of delegates either strongly agree or agree that the Programme has given them the tools and techniques to perform at a higher level
of delegates either strongly agree or agree that the Programme has had a direct impact on their effectiveness in their role
of delegates either strongly agree or agree that the Programme has improved the performance of their region and the way they work together
*average participant feedback scores our leader led training programme with Civils & Lintels in 2019
Ade Davis, Head of Civil Aerospace Business Centre at Rolls Royce, discussing the impact of leader led training for his business with Will It Make The Boat Go Faster? Commercial Director, Chris Martin

Leader Led Training has been truly transformational within our business. The material is simple to use and not ‘another task’. My teams have really engaged with it, and many people are saying it’s one of the best things they have done in their working career.

Ade Davies,
Head of Civil Aerospace Business Centre, Rolls-Royce

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