Authentic Leadership. Ten lessons from Nelson Mandela on authentic living and leadership.

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  • Ten Lessons from Nelson Mandela that elevate you to ultimate happiness
  • The emerging of a new DNA success blueprint - the DNA blueprint of authentic living and leading
  • The mindset, values, and lessons of someone like Madiba, who completed the Long Walk to Freedom
  • The change and transformation everyone, especially the business and leadership communities need
  • A new level of understanding, skills, and tools to fast-forward your life & relationships
  • Step-for-step guidance to becoming an authentic person, path-finder, map-maker, and way-shower
  • Guidelines for taking in your place as a powerful influential catalyst & bridge-builder
  • A new vision of the future and the part you need to play in changing people's lives
  • Understanding why current leadership perspectives, theories, and training initiatives, are not producing the quality of leaders we now need
  • Inspiration to become part of the new season of emerging authentic leaders
  • Learning how to live an authentic personal life
  • New skills and tools to transform your life, your relationships, your business, company and organization and leave a lasting legacy
  • The ability to discern between 'authentic leaders' and ego-driven 'place-keepers' and know who to support
  • Best practices for investing your time and money effectively in the right self- and leadership development courses
  • Learn how to release 'happy hormones' by overcoming every obstacle
  • Inspiration to become real, make your own unique mark, and make a real difference
  • Become a pathfinder and way-shower for generations to come
  • Just be happy, at peace, and fulfilled.


The aim of this course is to transform your thinking and your perception of successful living and leading. After completing this course, you will have a new vision of the future, a new mindset with new skills and tools to create authentic success and progress that benefits all people. You will also leave with Ten lessons from Nelson Mandela that elevate you to ultimate happiness. You will be able to make your mark.

You will also have learned how imprisonment (lockdown) made Nelson Mandela better - and not bitter.

You will learn how to become and authentic leader who is also successful, happy, and fulfilled.

This master course will take you 14 sessions or +/- one hour each, to complete ...

The important fact is that the reason you are now reading here - is because this master course is for you.



This course runs over 14 hours. You can do one hour per day or you can do the whole course over a weekend. The most important part is to allow yourself enough time to think the new information through, do your self-assessments and implement the new mindset in your everyday life, and especially lly in your position as an authorative figure - a leader.

When enrolling in this master course, you will receive:

  • E-book: Authentic Leadership. A glimpse into the life of an authentic leader like Nelson Mandela
  • Your personal workbook: Authentic Leadership 10 Steps to Live and Lead like Nelson Mandela. (download)
  • Ten life and leadership lessons you can work through in your own time
  • Course presentation: Nearly 3 hours of extra visual material.
  • Self-assessments: Use this to plot your new map for your self-coaching process
  • TA coaching sessions60" with Dr. Brenda. We will send you the link to the diary
  • An opportunity to become a facilitator: After completing this course, you can apply to be accredited with the Academy for Authentic Living and Leading, become a facilitator and coach and help others.
  • This course should take you about 14 one-hour sessions to complete. You can do it over 14 days or even over a weekend.
  • Remember, it is a journey - not a sprint. Enjoy every step!

After enrolling you can download these E-books:

NB: The Facilitator's Guide can be downloaded after your personal coaching session.


Your Instructor

Dr Brenda Hattingh
Dr Brenda Hattingh

Dr. Brenda Hattingh is an international leadership coach, inspirational speaker, business facilitator, mentor, and author. She is committed to the development of authentic leaders, people who think outside the 'box'— people with real power and with Power Intelligence – the intelligence of the future.

Dr. Brenda’s research spans many decades and her books cover various topics as she focuses on optimizing human power and potential encoded as each person’s unique DNA success blueprint. Brenda is CEO of The Academy of Authentic Living and Leading, has lectured at various universities, and received The Professional Businesswoman of the Year Award for transformational and inspirational contributions in South Africa under the leadership of Nelson Mandela.

Dr. Brenda is committed to bringing a new mindset, and a new intelligence with new skills and tools in order to take us forward to a new quality future by providing, books, training courses, facilitation, and coaching to those who are now ready to take the leap to authentic living and leading. Dr. Brenda believes herein lies our future.

Course Curriculum

This course is meant for you if you:

  • Feel you are called to be a leader as someone who shows the way
  • Want to contribute to turning the current dilemma the world finds itself in, around
  • Believe we are heading for a new kind of future and need quality leaders to show us the way
  • Are invested in creating a positive, quality future that benefits you and your loved ones
  • Are committed to becoming a real, quality, authentic, self-coaching influencer
  • Want to learn more about authentic leadership and how to make your unique contribution
  • Need new exciting, cutting-edge mind-blowing information to move forward
  • Care about being of real, meaningful value & service to others
  • Take responsibility for yourself and the welfare of others and the future
  • See yourself as a motivated, committed authentic person, leader/influencer
  • Want to feel happy and fulfilled while leading a meaningful purposeful life
  • Are prepared to start with yourself while influencing others in a positive direction
  • Are looking forward to something new, exciting, and an adventure
  • Are excited to recover and live your unique DNA success-blueprint
  • Want to stop the struggle and become a healthy, wealthy, and happy person
  • If you are bored with your old life and/or stagnating in survival mode
  • Know it is time for change and want to be part of the new future.

If you have identified one or more of these statements as 'yes' - then this course is definitely for you. Remember - out of all the choices you could have made, you chose to be here - now! So enroll now!



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