Management Development

First Time Manager

4 - 15
Full Day / Bite Size

Making the transition from managing yourself to managing others can be an exciting and challenging time. How can you make the best impact from day one?

This workshop is designed to support new and aspiring managers in building the foundation skills of people management. We will give you a full overview of your key responsibilities and explore some of the early-day challenges you can expect. We show you how to build strong psychological contracts with your team, making sure they feel engaged and empowered. You can also try on different management styles to see which one suits the situation – and the individual – best.

Who is this suitable for?

New and aspiring managers responsible for the performance of co-located, remote or hybrid teams.

What we cover

  • Understand what to expect when making the transition from managing yourself to managing others
  • Build your understanding of the role of people manager and the responsibilities it brings
  • Prepare for the challenges of the early days in your new role including boundary setting and setting expectations
  • Explore different management styles and learn how to choose the right one to suit the person and the situation
  • Learn how to build strong psychological contracts with your team, inspiring engagement and building the performance of those around you

Your questions answered

Can this workshop content be tailored to my organisation?

Yes. We tailor all our workshops in line with your needs. If you want something built to address a specific challenge talk to us.

What is the maximum number of delegates I can have on each workshop?

All our workshops are interactive so smaller groups work best. Ideally a maximum of 12, but depending on the nature of the workshop and budget we can occasionally stretch to 15.

What is the minimum number of delegates I can have on each workshop?

We run plenty of workshops for smaller organisations who may only have a handful of people who need development. 4 would be the minimum.

Do you run open workshops where individuals can attend?

No, but we do run personal development modules which are a hybrid between coaching and training. These work very well for individuals with unique or targeted development needs.

Can this workshop be delivered remotely?

Yes

Which online platform do you use for workshop sessions?

We normally use Zoom, Microsoft Teams or Skype. Please talk to us if you have a specific platform you’d like to use.

Can this workshop be delivered face to face?

We are running face to face sessions as well as virtual sessions. We will continue to adhere to government guidance as the workplace evolves.

How long is this workshop?

Our virtual bite size workshops can be 90 minutes or 2 hours. Our full day virtual workshops are broken down into 2 sessions of 3 hours each, run on separate days.

Our bite size face to face sessions are 2 hours. Half days are 3 hours, and full days start at 10am and finish at 5pm with an hour for lunch.

How interactive is the workshop?

We have built our reputation on building interactive workshops where we drive delegate engagement and interaction throughout the session.

Will I need to do any preparation?

It depends on the programme. This is driven by you and your organisational needs.

Will delegates need to have their cameras on?

We prefer delegates to be visible as we believe it encourages participation and interaction.

Are the workshops compatible across different time zones?

Yes, we deliver workshops around the globe and across different time zones.

Can this workshop content be tailored to my organisation?

Yes. We tailor all our workshops in line with your needs. If you want something built to address a specific challenge talk to us.

What is the maximum number of delegates I can have on each workshop?

All our workshops are interactive so smaller groups work best. Ideally a maximum of 12, but depending on the nature of the workshop and budget we can occasionally stretch to 15.

What is the minimum number of delegates I can have on each workshop?

We run plenty of workshops for smaller organisations who may only have a handful of people who need development. 4 would be the minimum.

Do you run open workshops where individuals can attend?

No, but we do run personal development modules which are a hybrid between coaching and training. These work very well for individuals with unique or targeted development needs.

Can this workshop be delivered remotely?

Yes

Which online platform do you use for workshop sessions?

We normally use Zoom, Microsoft Teams or Skype. Please talk to us if you have a specific platform you’d like to use.

Can this workshop be delivered face to face?

We are running face to face sessions as well as virtual sessions. We will continue to adhere to government guidance as the workplace evolves.

How long is this workshop?

Our virtual bite size workshops can be 90 minutes or 2 hours. Our full day virtual workshops are broken down into 2 sessions of 3 hours each, run on separate days.

Our bite size face to face sessions are 2 hours. Half days are 3 hours, and full days start at 10am and finish at 5pm with an hour for lunch.

How interactive is the workshop?

We have built our reputation on building interactive workshops where we drive delegate engagement and interaction throughout the session.

Will I need to do any preparation?

It depends on the programme. This is driven by you and your organisational needs.

Will delegates need to have their cameras on?

We prefer delegates to be visible as we believe it encourages participation and interaction.

Are the workshops compatible across different time zones?

Yes, we deliver workshops around the globe and across different time zones.

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