Public Masterclasses

Cultural Intelligence is beginning to make a real difference to leaders across the Public and Community Sectors. You will come away from our programmes with a whole new perspective and a better awareness of how Culture and Inclusive Leadership can work together to make a real difference.

Leading Inclusively with Cultural Intelligence

The highly acclaimed Masterclasses are focused on helping leaders to achieve and sustain an Intentionally Inclusive leadership style underpinned by Cultural Intelligence (CQ).  As part of the programme, you complete a (CQ) Assessment.

 New – Leading for Inclusion with Cultural Intelligence 2-Day Masterclass Programme

We believe that when leaders lead well, they commit to leading all people well.

At Above Difference we are committed to supporting leaders by helping them find the “how” and enabling them to create inclusive spaces where all feel valued, seen and heard.

The Masterclass draws on the unique Above Difference Leading for Inclusion Model incorporating Cultural Intelligence (CQ), Value Driven and Strength-based, Inclusive Leadership and Culture Change Management to equip leaders with the knowledge, skills and techniques to make real impact.

These elements are fundamental to achieving the culture change that creates fully inclusive workplaces where inclusive leaders lead all people well.

Programme Details

6 & 7 March 2023

Participants will receive:


Two full day virtual Masterclass facilitation sessions


One Coaching/Debriefing Session with an Above Difference Expert Coach and facilitator

Interactive Leadership Development Hubs

Two Change and Develop Leadership Hubs

Ongoing Phone Support

Expert phone support

Leadership Network

Membership of the Above Difference #toseeandhearyou Leadership Network

£975 +VAT per participant

Recruiting and promoting BAME leaders inclusively with Cultural Intelligence (CQ)

Learn how embedding Cultural Intelligence (CQ®) in your hiring practices can provide a framework to Inclusively Recruit & Promote BAME Leaders.

Leading for Inclusion with Cultural Intelligence (CQ) Leaders – Blue Light Services

A unique Masterclass for Leaders working within Blue Light Services who are committed to increasing their leadership impact on the Inclusion agenda in their organisations.

Leading for Inclusion with Cultural Intelligence (CQ) Leaders – Third and Faith Based Sectors

A series of Masterclasses to support Leaders and Trustees within the Third and Faith Based Sectors.

Moving into Leadership with Cultural Intelligence (CQ) for BAME Leaders

A Cultural Intelligence (CQ®) Workshop specifically designed for BAME leadership aspirants to complement ongoing leadership programmes.