Level Up Leadership

Level Up Leadership is an exceptional program exclusively designed by Francis Kong for 21st-century leaders. With a wealth of experience, Kong imparts invaluable lessons on essential internal skills known as “soft skills.” The program remains committed to the core principles of leadership while adapting to the changing times.

Level Up Leadership offers three programs: Masterclass 2.0, The Excellence Advantage, and The Next Edge.

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Level Up Leadership: The Next Edge

Happening on 05.15.2024

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The Next Edge
What is “The Next Edge”? "Level Up Leaders - The Next Edge" is a dynamic training program curated to guide leaders on their transformative journey, emphasizing essential attitudes and values crucial for sustained leadership excellence. In today's ever-evolving landscape, each session is tailored to augment both personal and organizational leadership skills, offering practical insights to navigate uncertainties and capitalize on growth opportunities. Participants will delve into technology, AI, and diverse leadership styles, equipping themselves with tools to enhance business performance and gain a competitive edge for success. Join us on this journey of transformation and growth as we unlock the full spectrum of your leadership potential under the guidance of Francis Kong.
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There are 3 main disruptions we can find hitting business and work:

  • Ai and technology
  • Micro-disruptions or events that comes in waves
  • People

These disruptions inspired Francis to create a leadership program specific to target these with the focus on leaders in mind. The only solution is to revisit, relearn and reskill ourselves and our team to be prepared to face thse disruptions.

“We live in a world of uncertainties. Change happens too fast. Even change is changing and accelerating. This brings us to a state of anxiety because the things that are changing are outside our control.

What we can do is this:
When you know what’s coming, Prepare.
When you don’t know what’s coming, Position.

Call me an eternal optimist, but I am positioning myself to explore and exploit new opportunities that will open up when disruptions happen.”

Francis Kong

You will know that this training program will fit you if…

You want to upskill, update, and upgrade your leadership skills to be prepared for an uncertain future.
You’re looking for a community of like-minded people searching for better ways to expand their perspectives to reach a better outcome.
If you need the most up-to-date information and tools for leadership that is agile and flexible and would prepare you for any landscape.
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His experience
He used to work in a manufacturing company and retail. Today, he is an author, columnist, speaker and trainer, leveraging on his entrepreneurial endeavors and sits on the board of different companies.
Francis took up Business and graduated Magna Cum Laude. 

Holds a Master of Arts Degree at Trinity College and Bible Seminary at Newburgh, Indiana, USA. 

He completed the Summer Course on Apologetics and Philosophy held at Oxford University. 

And the “Managing Yourself and Leading Others” seminar at Harvard University’s Continuous Education Program.

Awards & Recognition
  • 2014 TOFIL Awardee
  • Best Business Column for 4 years and a Hall of Fame Awardee in 2016 by the Catholic Mass Media Awards.
  • 2 Anvil Awards for Excellence. (John Maxwell Seminar) and (Book: Famealy Matters)
  • Gold Quill Award for Best Public Speech category given by the International Association Business. 
  • Dr. Jose Rizal Award for Excellence in the field of journalism.
  • Communication and Leadership Award by Toastmasters International. 
  • Philippine People Management Communicators Association’s Makatao Award.


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about our facilitator & trainer

Who is Francis Kong?

He is one of the most respected business speakers in the Philippines, and a recipient of The Outstanding Filipino (TOFIL) Award in 2014.

As an entrepreneur, Francis is well-versed in manufacturing and retail. Francis sits as an independent director on the Board of Primer Holdings, Incorporated. As well as Mabuhay Vinyl Corporation.

As a broadcaster, Francis also held a segment in a radio program called “Business Matters” at DZFE-FM 98.7 and has shifted to releasing his thoughts through podcast.

As a columnist for the Philippine Star, his column has been awarded “Best Business Column” for 4 years and a Hall of Fame Award in 2016 by the Catholic Mass Media Awards.

As an author, he has written 24 books and counting. Many titles have become best-sellers in the country’s top bookstores.

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“If you face any difficult situation, it would be best not to go on auto-pilot or be reactionary.

Think before you act.

Think twice before you speak.

And think thrice before you move.

This is called being intentional and strategic. This enables us to make better decisions.”


Designed to promote personal excellence and growth


Success is where action, preparation and opportunities meet, and preparation involves knowing. Fear is maximized in the unknown. This training is our pursuit to know so we can grow.

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Level Up Leadership Series

Started in 2016 with around 5 to 6 runs per year, with around 80+ participants per class on average.

2021 we relaunched the program in webinar format, averaging 120+ per class every month.

This time we are presenting a combination of both formats to allow a more flexible, agile and accessible training for you.

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The registration process.

At Level Up Leadership, we want to make your registration process as smooth as possible. Let us be your guide, walking you through each step and ensuring a hassle-free experience when you sign up for our event.

Step 1

Choose your package.

Pick between our different course offering options.

Step 2


Checkout your order on Level Up Leadership to secure the reservation of your seat. Rest assured, you’ll immediately receive a notification of your order, and one of our team members will promptly get in touch with you to discuss it further. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us at admin@successoptionsinc.com.

Step 3

Learning day.

Bring yourself and your mobile device with you. All materials needed for the event will be provided at the venue, along with access to our virtual platform.

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