Strategies for Success for First-Time Managers

All the practical skills you need to develop a strong management style

The shift from managed to manager is a time of great change. New skills must be learned quickly and applied. Changing relationships will need to be managed and a newly-increased workload will need to be handled effectively. This course offers both teaching and non-teaching staff an overview of proven strategies for preparing for, settling into and succeeding in their first management role.

Course Outcomes

  • Meeting the common challenges of being a new manager
  • Management styles – key qualities of effective managers
  • Motivating your team and dealing with change
  • From colleague to manager: handling relationships with other staff in light of your new role
  • Dealing with your new workload effectively – time management and delegation skills
  • Monitoring your progress, and that of your team, and tackling poor performance

This is one of the courses from our archive.

You can still have it delivered in your school or college, adapted to your needs and the current context, by one of our expert associates.

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