Building Leaders of Character

Proven Experiential Learning Process

ACTIVELY DEMONSTRATING HOW TRUST AND COMMUNICATION ARE VITAL TO OVERCOMING CHALLENGES Learn More >

A Program Led by Leaders of Character

INSTRUCTORS WHO HAVE LIVED, SERVED, AND IMPLEMENTED THE PRINCIPLES THAT THEY TEACH Learn More >

LEARNING FROM LEADERS

TLDG'S BATTLE-TESTED CONTENT IS NOT "TEXTBOOK" TRAINING Learn More >

A Venue That Inspired A Country

Leadership development based at the historic Thayer Hotel at West Point Learn More >

Leaders Building Leaders

Thayer Leader Development Group starts building leaders with a simple premise: character is foundational to your ability to lead. Combine this with knowledge and action, and you unleash the “whole” leader every organization needs. This approach has been proven by over two hundred years of application in the United States Army – and the reason we make our home at The Historic Thayer Hotel on the grounds of West Point. At TLDG, like nowhere else, you’ll experience the legacy of military leadership learnings from those who have powered and led a nation. And today, empower organizations to adapt and thrive.
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Client Results

"“I was looking for a program that was unlike anything my leadership team had experienced, and TLDG exceeded my expectations. My team and I walked away with a strategy for success, the motivation to develop..."
Mike Garcia, President of Domtar's Pulp & Paper Division
Domtar

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Client Results

"Our two and a half day session with the Thayer Leader Development Group was one of the best leadership programs we’ve ever done. We are a group of 13 partners that together run the Investor..."
Kristen F. Giarrusso, Partner & William B. Tyree, Partner
Brown Brothers Harriman & Co.

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Client Results

""Over the last 5 years, I attended 5 “leadership development” courses. TLDG at West Point program stands alone as the most beneficial overall leadership excellence experience. The course’s exemplary faculty, focused content and overall layout..."

OrthoPediatrics

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Client Results

"We were looking for a program that was different from the traditional executive leadership training and would help to build the necessary trust and collaboration in our company’s next generation of senior leaders. Our senior..."
Charles Bolyard, Jr., Chairman & CEO and Blake Peck, President & COO
McDonough Bolyard Peck, Inc.

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Client Results

"Overall the Gettysburg Virtual Staff Ride was a great program. It is unusual for our members to ask for more time, but that is what happened. COL Ryan was excellent – engaged, humorous and informational...."
Kay Nash, Chief Legal Talent Officer
Wiley Rein, LLP

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Client Results

"We have had the honor of working closely with TLDG on both individual and team leadership development. Sending our emerging leaders to the Battle-Tested Leadership Strategies Open Enrollment program has now become standard practice for..."
Rich Shea, President & CEO
Atlantic Broadband

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Client Results

"I took my leadership team to West Point and was impressed with the quality of the cadre and the high level of instruction that was tailored to my team. From the initial planning to the..."
Robert Eisiminger, CEO/President, Knight Point Systems
Knight Point Systems

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Client Results

"Having TLDG work with our organization was a memorable and valuable experience for our players, coaches, and front office. With interesting concrete examples from the faculty’s own experience, he was able to demonstrate how the..."

Cincinnati Reds

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PROGRAMS

Effective organizations have effective leaders; this is no surprise. Getting there is the challenge. That’s why we design our programs to navigate the crossroads faced by both individuals and organizations as they aspire to achieve their goals.

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