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 Stories

"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..."
Jeff Graupe, Director of Player Development
Cincinnati Reds

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Client Stories

"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 Stories

"The training and development conducted by the Thayer Leader Development Group was truly outstanding. We held a two day session for several executives in our company, and all of us came away energized by what..."
Joe DePinto, CEO
7-Eleven

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Client Stories

"To a person, we were not sure what to expect. But, during our TLDG program, we were stretched and made uncomfortable through the discussions that we had. Thank you for pushing us. We cannot thank..."
Jim Heath, President
Stryker Instruments

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Client Stories

"The TLDG Online program was extremely beneficial for our team. The program combined individual work [and participant] interactions to create a truly blended learning environment. The opportunity to have an executive sponsor from the company..."
John Haller, VP Global Supply
Stryker Instruments

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Client Stories

"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 & Blake Peck, President/COO
McDonough Bolyard Peck, Inc.

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Client Stories

"The high caliber of faculty on military leadership and the focus on the holistic self during the sessions both indoors and outdoors was very relevant and applicable across a broad range of business scenarios. Thanks..."
Bala Sathyanarayanan, Head of HR
HP

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Client Stories

"“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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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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