Leadership Essentials Program, Fall Session Two

Leadership Essentials Program, Fall Session Two

Date: Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 8:30am to 5:00pm
Location: Pinn Hall, G1 & G2
Facilitators: Larisa Hinton
Target Audience:

This program is intended for new managers. No prior knowledge or skill is necessary.

Program Description: This program begins with a focus on the foundations of leadership, such as creating a shared vision and trust, and progresses to the nuts-and-bolts of leading as a manager. The participants interact during class discussions and activities, learning from each other and building valuable relationships.

Topics include:

  • Introduction to The Five Practices of Exemplary Leadership®, from The Leadership Challenge, by James Kouzes and Barry Posner
  • DiSC Assessment for Managers
  • Hiring the Best
  • Performance Management
  • Progressive Discipline
  • Change Management
  • Healthy Dialogue
  • Delegation Skills
  • Managing Conflict
  • HR Policy & Compliance
  • Developing & Engaging Employees

Date and time: Tuesdays, September 4, 11, 18, October 2, 9, 8:30am – 5pm, and graduation, December 4, 9:30am – 1:00pm

Program Deadlines and Requirements: Applications are accepted until all seats are filled up to one week prior to the program start date.

Program Contact: Larisa Hinton, 434.924.1012 or lek8p@virginia.edu

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