Leadership and Management Skills for the Modern Workforce

Both leadership and management in the Modern Workforce are becoming increasingly more complex. Typically, organisations in both the public and private sectors are facing changes driven by political, economic, sociological, technological, legal and environmental issues.

In order to successfully meet these challenges organisations need to ensure that their leaders and managers at all levels have a comprehensive understanding of their roles, goals and required competencies.

This programme is focused on meeting these requirements.

• The need to think strategically
• The principles of managing change
• How to approach and solve problems creatively
• Critical aspects of teamwork
• The process of motivating yourself and others
• Methods for managing conflict
• Techniques for dealing with difficult staff
• Know the importance of character in management
• Know the four dimensions of behavioural styles
• Understand how to be a Champion of Change
• Clarify your role as a leader and manager
• Identify Five Core Competencies of effective managers
• Understand a proven model for Developing a Successful Strategy
• Learn how to build a high performance team
• Recognize the difference between ineffective and effective teams
• Discover techniques for improving their personal performance as a team leader
• Study the different team player styles and their impact
• Devise a strategy to manage the team through the stages of development
• Examine the art of motivating employees
• Consider methods of dealing with conflicts between team members
• Review strategies for handling difficult people

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