Designed for community-minded professionals who seek new skills or feel stuck in their current career situation, Vista Leadership Institute offers several leadership development courses that combine virtual learning, skill building, coaching and the opportunity for an immersive retreat in Latin America.
Your learning experience is personalized and social. Every virtual class is fun, engaging and transformative. Mastermind class size is limited to 15 participants, so you’ll get the attention and accountability you need. This fosters a sense of community with your peers.
Learn to build bridges across professional and personal worlds. Strengthen your skills, expand your professional network, and walk away with your own customized leadership action plan. Read the Institute’s FAQs to learn more.
Each Vista Leadership program leads participants through a four-phase learning journey to gain a renewed sense of purpose and the development of an action plan reach your goals.
The Vista Leadership Institute, a division of Vista Global, provides offerings for professionals that combine skill building, leadership exploration and a personalized action plan. These virtual and retreat-based small group programs are designed for professionals at all phases of their career.
We help you answer the question, “What do I want to do next?” and develop a plan to get there.
Vista Leadership Institute offers three levels of participation to match the level of support you want:
We envision a global community of creative, resilient, diverse and connected leaders who fully contribute their talents to making the world a better place.
The Core Program
The Core Program is designed for individuals who need just a small boost to design the next chapter of their life. It begins with the Gallup StrengthsFinder assessment to identify the areas where you have natural talents. We follow the assessment with a series of five 90-minute virtual classes to align your strengths, passion and values with your career. The core program culminates with your personal action plan. Participants receive access to our exclusive online community, ten of our VLI Leadership Tools, and audio and video recordings of all live sessions. Add-on coaching is available to support your journey.
Session 1: Your Strengths in a Team
Session 2: Listening Skills to Build Understanding
Session 3: Cultural Competence & Engaging Across Boundaries
Session 4: Design Thinking & Odyssey Plan
Session 5: Odyssey Plan Part 2 & System Leadership
The Mastermind Program
The Mastermind program, VLI’s flagship offering, allows you to more deeply explore personal wayfinding and accelerate your own leadership in action. It is designed for individuals that thrive in small group settings and want to go deeper into their exploration of “what’s next”. The program builds on the Core Program, including 4.5 hours additional enhanced interactive training, 3 mastermind team calls and 3 private coaching sessions. You have the support of your mastermind team for accountability and support to make the change you want to see in your career and personal life. The individual coaching sessions help fine-tune your learning. This six-month program will transform your leadership skills and ignite your professional trajectory.
To foster the strong peer learning community, the Mastermind program is limited to 15 participants.
Kickstart Module: Strengths & Values
Module 1: Your Strengths in a Team
Module 2: Listening Skills to Build Understanding
Module 3: Cultural Competence & Engaging Across Boundaries
Module 4: Design Thinking & Odyssey Plan
Module 5: Odyssey Plan Part 2 & System Leadership
The Mastermind Retreat
Mastermind participants who find adventure as a gateway to personal discovery, can immerse themselves in the 7-day surf and yoga retreat in Costa Rica in collaboration with fellow Certified B Corp, Bodhi Surf + Yoga.
Why meet in-person? Disruption of your daily routine has the power to rejuvenate your body, mind, and spirit. The Institute brings participants together to expand your course-charting and foster new ways of thinking and acting. Break free from old self-defeating patterns or hang-ups. Create the space you need to grow. Build supportive relationships with your peers in a stimulating environment.
The Mastermind-Retreat program is limited to 10 participants.
Goal 1: Develop a multicultural mindset for each leader’s personal context.
Goal 2: Engage in local community action in a different part of the world to seed global thinking, reflection and awareness of personal impact that leads to a desire to connect and contribute in innovative ways.
Goal 3: Strengthen relationships by idea-sharing, personal support and strategic collaboration to fuel the development of personal leadership action plans.