Leadership Development Programs

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Transformational change comes from consistency and accountability over time

Leadership development partnerships that build active leaders at every level of your organization. Customizable to meet your needs, we offer a suite of services designed to build winning cultures, prepared leaders, and resilient teams.

Packages include:
• Custom Leadership Programs
• Team Off-sites 
• Workshops
• Individual & Team Assessments
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We utilize a combination of in-person training combined with virtual performance coaching in between visits.
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Lead yourself and your team with confidence
Establish winning habits
Develop your personal core values and standards
Communicate effectively
Improve your decision making processes
Build your influence
Thrive through friction
Foster a constant pursuit of excellence and accountability
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How It Works

Through a combination of consistent, in-person and virtual touch points, our instructors guide you through an interactive plan of proven combat leadership principles to accelerate your leadership growth. We work side-by-side with you as you navigate your daily challenges.
We help leaders and teams build the competitive advantage they are looking for by focusing on key areas such as:

• Communication
• Peer leadership
• Complex decision making
• Planning processes
• Accountability
• and more
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Client Testimonials

  • "Joe McNamara is a high-character, motivated, leadership development specialist. If you need better prepared leaders on your team, then you need to connect with Joe McNamara and The Iron Leader team. They're the best."
    Cory Bailey
    Defensive Line Coach
    Coastal Carolina University Football
  • “College football is fiercely competitive, so effective leadership and a strong culture are vital. Joe McNamara assessed our team and created a sustainable action plan to strengthen the leadership skills of our players and coaches. Through various team and individual training sessions, in the classroom and on the field, Joe has made a huge impact on our football program. We saw positive results on day 1 and throughout the last two football seasons!”
    Kevin Donnalley
    University of North Carolina Football
    Director of Leadership and Development
    13-year NFL Veteran
  • “Working with Joe is the most important thing I’ve done to make me a better man, leader, and teammate. The personalized coaching prepared me to lead our team every day.”
    Nathan Elliott
    University of North Carolina Quarterback ’15 -‘18
  • “I learned more from participating in the 'Training Camp' course than I have in any book or speech. The Iron Leader showed me how to apply the leadership principles they taught, and I found myself intentionally looking for situations on a daily basis to use the knowledge I was learning. I cannot recommend The Iron Leader team enough.”
    Garrett Williams
    Clemson Football TE ’15 - ’18 & 2-time National Champion
  • "I could not recommend anyone higher than I could Joe McNamara and his program for adaptable leaders. The Iron Leader approach to problem solving drives immediate accountability and agility within organizations."
    Jim Rechel
    President, The Rechel Group, Inc.
  • “Joe has prepared me to lead in an elite manner both on the field and off for more than six years. Leading teams is filled with adversity and Joe has coached me to effectively lead myself and my teammates through good times and tough times. Joe’s unwavering commitment to greatness has pushed me every day to be the best man of God I can be in every walk of life. From the locker room, to the field, and even into my marriage, Joe has prepared me to be a better leader and better teammate every day.”
    Jace Ruder
    University of North Texas Quarterback

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