Course ID: LIET

Leading in Exponential Times [FutureReady Core Curriculum]

Against the backdrop of change and uncertainty, there’s an immediate need for the CPA Firm / Corporate leader to evolve and accelerate. The megatrends of technology, demographics, and regulations and standards are driving massive changes in the way CPA Firms work. Today’s partners are faced with a dizzying array of challenges around culture, technology, generations and speed of change. The opportunity has never been greater, the stakes have never been higher, and the risk of doing nothing is growing every day. What can you do to better navigate this VUCA world? How can you influence others to join you? This session offers tips and techniques to manage the present and future by harnessing exponentials and adopting an exponential mindset. Includes the latest on navigating through the #COVID19 pandemic.

Learning Objectives

After completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Distinguish between linear and exponential change;
  • Identify the 5 C’s of leading in exponential times;
  • Recall the hard trends framework to identify and predict trends;
  • Recognize the power of purpose and values;
  • Identify the top skills and competencies needed for the future;
  • Select exponentials to use in your strategy.

Major Topics
  • How to thrive in this period of exponential change;
  • Harness the powerful trends of the Fourth Industrial Revolution accelerated by the pandemic;
  • Learn about the skills you will need to thrive in a world of exponentials;
  • Create a winning culture that can thrive in an era of increasing change;
  • Become a proactive future-focused organization and drive transformation and avoid disruption.

Advanced Preparations


Who Should Attend

Aspiring leaders and leaders of teams and organizations

Fields of Study
Specialized Knowledge


Aspirations to be a leader

Business Learning Institute

CPE Credits


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