Many people make the mistake of thinking that leadership is something that only very senior people have to consider. In fact, leadership is a key skill that every professional manager needs to master.
Now updated to include information on transformational leadership and goal translation this course will help you to develop your leadership skills and use them to provide direction for your team. The course also includes how to manage cross-functional teams and write effective mission statements.
Leadership Skills enables you to:
Think about what it means to be a manager whether in practice or in industry
Understand the three levels of management and apply them in practice
Recognise the main leadership styles and judge which approach to take in different situations
Differentiate between goals and objectives and understand how they relate to one another
Translate the goals of the company as a whole into individual "SMART" objectives
Use ongoing performance criteria to manage your team more effectively
- What is management?
- What are the three levels of management?
- Who is a manager?
- What is organisational structure?
- What is leadership?
- What are the main leadership styles?
- What makes an effective leader?
- How can leadership styles help me?
What is goal translation?
Why do we need goal translation?
What are mission statements?
What are goals and objectives?
How do we write good objectives?
Ongoing performance criteria
What are ongoing performance criteria?
What are accountabilities?
What are standards?
What are competencies?
What are personal development plans?
This course is designed to appeal to both those that manage others or who wish to develop management skills as part of their personal and professional development. It is equally well suited for those in practice and in industry.
Those who are new to management or are preparing to take on a management role will find that this course provides an understanding of the leadership skills they will need to progress and how to develop them.
More experienced or senior managers will value the opportunity to spend time refreshing or developing their leadership skills.
All prices shown are inclusive of VAT.