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Chamber Events Calendar
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Summer Leadership Series: Leading for Performance & Acct, The Art of Delegation and Leadership Essentials & Coaching
Summer Leadership Series (Sign up for the series & save off individual class prices)
This summer leadership series is a great way for new leaders and busy managers to dive into leadership content that they can immediately bring back to their organizations and put to use right away. The series starts with Launch Into Leadership, a full-day dive into the fundamentals of leadership. This course helps new leaders build confidence in their role and adopt a new mindset of leadership as they build skills to work with their team. Following this kickoff course, participants will attend three (1/2 day programs) that further builds their skills; The Art of Delegation, Positive Power Plays: Skills for Conflict and Negotiation and Leadership Essentials and Coaching. An additional savings option for the more seasoned manger, is to attend the mini series which is the three 1/2 day programs alone.
Fridays in July 10,17,24,31, 2020;
(1 class) 8:30 am – 4:30 pm (3 classes) 8:30 am – Noon;
Launch into Leadership (full-day class) - July 10
Taking on new supervisory responsibilities is a great opportunity and challenge. Many in supervisory roles have learned either by trial and error or by following what was done by their predecessor. In most cases, this is not a very effective strategy. This one day workshop will get you going in the right direction with some fundamental skills and ideas for how to continue your growth as a supervisor and leader.
The Art of Delegation (half-day class) - July 17
This class will focus on developing delegation as a valuable skill that will allow you to enable your employees to willingly take more responsibility for performance and use their expanded authority well. You will learn the what, why of delegations, the conditions necessary for successful delegation and the 5 steps of effective delegation.
Positive Power Plays: Skills for Conflict & Negotiation (half-day class) - July 24
Conflict is often perceived as a negative experience to be avoided at all costs. Yet conflict can lead to a better working relationship and more creative solutions if handled correctly. In this class, you will learn how to turn conflict into collaborations and reach win-win resolutions.
Leadership Essentials and Coaching (half-day class) - July 31
This class includes the reasons why good leadership is important by providing insight into the aspects of effective leadership, roles and responsibilities of a successful leader. You will learn strategies needed for dealing with change, supervisory styles, and how to utilize mentoring and coaching as an effective performance tool