Unleashing the
Talent in Your

Potential is Everywhere

…in ourselves, our teams and our organizations. But all too often, potential remains just that—potential. To meet today’s challenges, potential must be nurtured, transformed and mobilized into action by leaders.

At The Center for Leadership Studies (CLS), we are committed to helping you develop leaders that adapt to the needs of others, remove obstacles and communicate expectations, ultimately enabling your employees, teams and your organization to thrive.

The Center for Leadership Studies (CLS), founded by Dr. Paul Hersey, is the global home of the original Situational Leadership® Model, the most successful and widely adopted leadership model available.

Grounded in research and application, our award-winning solutions enable leaders to engage in effective performance conversations that build trust, increase productivity and drive behavior change. We service customers both domestically and internationally through an extensive network comprised of over 200 learning professionals in more than 25 languages.

For more than 50 years, CLS has partnered with organizations to develop their most important asset—their people!
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Our purpose is to fulfill a legacy of leadership by equipping people at all levels of an organization to effectively influence, engage and succeed.

– Maureen Hersey Shriver,
CEO, The Center for Leadership Studies

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Award-Winning Leadership Training

As an internationally recognized leadership training provider, you can be confident that when you work with us, you will receive the highest quality leadership training content available. For eight years The Center for Leadership Studies has been named to Training Industry’s Top 20 Leadership Training Companies List. See what Situational Leadership® training can do for the leaders across your organization to help you achieve your goals.

Developing Situational Leaders for Over 50 Years!

Contact The Center For Leadership Studies

The Center For Leadership Studies is here to help you level up your leadership skills and your organization. If you’re ready to take the next step, contact us today via our online form or by calling us at 919.335.8763.