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

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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..."

Cincinnati Reds

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"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

""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 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

"I’m not usually a fan of these kind of sessions, but I found the TLDG event to be incredibly valuable. We have some work to do, but with the framework that we developed in conjunction..."
Brian Conroy, President
Fidelity Capital Markets

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"I have been to many and varied leadership development courses through my 30 year business career. All in all, this was the best corporate leadership sessions that I have had the pleasure to attend. My..."
Tim Tyson, Chairman and CEO
Aptuit

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Client Stories

"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 Stories

"Over my professional career of 30 years I’ve participated in a wide variety of professional educational and motivational programs. It is my opinion that the TLDG program was the best and most effective program I’ve..."

Cushman & Wakefield Inc

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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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