Being a Strategic Leader

Pairee Learning in partnership with Top Line Talent, USA brings to you a powerful one-day experiential workshop on ‘Being a Strategic Leader’. This workshop focuses of the concept of ‘Big Five’ personality traits and its ability to kindle that strategic leader in you. We believe people are unique and have strengths which can be complementary to others, they work with. In our workshop, we will help you identify your own unique strengths and that of others you interact with, thereby bringing resonance in your interpersonal relationships.

Our unique big 5 model helps you unleash your full potential when you identify and develop your core personality traits.

Participants leave the day with:

  • Increased self-awareness
  • A powerful career branding statement for themselves
  • Ability to identify the personality and core strengths of people they interact with
  • Enhanced influencing skills
  • A tool-kit to strategize their leadership decisions


Launch and Key Note speech by Dr. A. S. Kiran Kumar, Former Chairman ISRO and Dr. Vikram Sarabhai Professor at the event in Bangalore on 26th November.


This program is brought to you by a very powerful team of 4 unique individuals with diverse backgrounds who can add true value to your business. It includes a distinctive blend of a PHD in Organizational Psychology, a successful serial entrepreneur, a corporate leader and a Learning and Development expert.

Dr. George W. Watts

Chairman, Top Line Talent

  • Internationally renowned behavioural scientist and author of several books.
  • Co-author of recently launched book titled, 'Becoming a Strategic Leader'.
  • Passionate to inspire people to unlock their highest potential.
  • Delivers acclaimed Leadership seminars & Sales training programs across the world including keynote speeches at NASSCOM and CII in India.

Chandrakanth B N

Chairman, Pairee Group & CEO, Pairee Learning

  • A successful serial entrepreneur, mentor and coach, Chandra has been involved in establishing several companies since 1996.
  • Verticals: IT Services, Digital Marketing operations, Manufacturing and Training.
  • Ex - Founder & President of Theorem Inc.,a digital marketing operations company, a pioneer in India. Instrumental in expanding Theorem across 4 continents and working with 200+ global blue-chip brands and 1500+ employees.
  • He is a leading voice in the IT Industry and regularly speaks at global conferences and has been featured on national media several times.

Laurie Blazek

President & CEO, Top Line Talent

  • 25 years of consultative sales experience at JP Morgan, Bank One, First Chicago, Citigroup, and Bank of America.
  • Has marketed a variety of financial products/services and capital market products to large and mid-sized corporations.
  • She's a frequent writer and speaker on a variety of financial planning topics and has been interviewed for financial publications such as the Wall Street Journal.

Namitha V

Chief Facilitator & Content Developer, PaireeLearning

  • Dale Carnegie Certified behavioral facilitator with extensive corporate background.
  • Experience in facilitating customized workshops for learners across different industries like IT, Retail, Healthcare, Manufacturing etc.
  • A passionate facilitator who uses creative facilitation methodologies to engage learners.
  • Instructional designer & content developer.


Introduction to Big Five model and identifying personality traits.

Self-awareness exercise: What do your traits mean to you?

Fusion of your top two traits and how to leverage them

Career Branding: Crafting a Career Branding Statement for each leader

Managing the challenges of your shadow

Big Five applications in business

Strategic Transacting: Identifying the roles in business and their correlation with the Big Five

Head vs. Heart: Understanding the deeper meaning of your core traits and learning to balance

Leaders who inspire Action: Influencing skills through Big Five model

Communicating & Improvising as a Leader


For workshops, we charge a nominal fee, an investment in yourself. We will provide you with the payment details once you fill in the form below.

Bengaluru: Rs 10000 + GST

Mysuru: Rs 6000 + GST

Other locations: Rs 10000 + GST

Includes refreshments and lunch


We are visiting these cities: Mumbai, Bengaluru, Mysuru and Cochin


Hotel 37 Cresent, Cresent Road



Rio Meridian, Sayyaji Rao Road

DECEMBER 01 2018

Other cities



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  • Do I need to know how to code?
    Absolutely not! If you’re a woman who loves nerdy things, design, tech, creativity, or if you just have an awesome idea, please attend this event. Teams need people with all kinds of gifts and abilities, and anyone is welcome.
  • What should I bring?
    Definitely bring any equipment or tools you plan on using (computers, devices, etc.), but also think about anything to keep you comfy and focused while you’re awake for 24 hours (comfy clothes, a blanket, headphones).
  • How do I sign up for this event?
    Just simply click one of the Register buttons above. You’ll be prompted to select the city you’d like to attend in, and then you’ll be taken to a ticket purchasing screen where you can book your spot.
  • Do I need to sign up with a team?
    No way! We want you to meet new people. After registration, we’ll do a fun icebreaker and idea generation session. From there, we’ll divide into teams based on different interest levels and skillsets. We want you to branch out and make new connections.
  • What do I win?
    We have an awesome awards ceremony with awards that are far from the norm (Most Deserving of a Beer, Nerdiest Project, etc.), but you’ll also win an excellent portfolio piece and amazing connections within the female tech community.
  • Is there an age limit?
    This event is open to women ages 21 and above due to the potential consumption of alcoholic beverages, but we are totally willing to make exceptions based on case-by-case evaluations. Just get in contact with us, and we’ll let you know.