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Essentials for Managers

Become a more effective leader.

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Program Information

Dates: Tuesdays, September 11-November 13, 2018
Time: 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Location: UNM Graduate School of Management

If you are new to management or aspiring to become a leader, the Essentials for Managers Certificate Program will help you assess and develop your leadership style and realize your role and responsibilities to build credibility and support. In ten weeks, you’ll develop the essential leadership skills that will help you improve
performance through empowerment and effective delegation.

Taught by experts in their field, this practical course examines the functions of planning, organizing and leading, and translates these essential management activities into the skills necessary to perform  successfully in today’s competitive workplace.

Fees & Discounts

    • Cost: $1045
    • Program fee includes tuition, course materials, and campus parking
    • Early Bird Discount: $50 off
    • Group/UNM Discount: $100 off
    • Tuition Remission Accepted

Ten Sessions (Must attend 8/10)

  • Developing Your Leadership Skills
  • Managing & Participating in Work Teams
  • Your Management Style & Working Relationships
  • Managing & Resolving Conflict
  • Conducting Performance Appraisals & Motivating Your Employees
  • Planning & Delegating for Time Management
  • Enhancing Your Personal Communication
  • Understanding Employment Law
  • Career/Life Balance
  • Resiliency Training

Who should attend?

  • A new manager developing your leadership style
  • A talented professional aiming for a management role
  • A manager. Enroll your high-potential employees!

What will this course prepare me to do?

  • Lead your team with confidence and self-assurance
  • Delegate assignments and monitor performance
  • Manage time and meetings with ease
  • Develop strong, results-oriented teams
  • Resolve conflict between employees

Instructors

Summer 2018 Programs


Leading a Multi-Generation Workforce

Thursday, July 19, 2018
8:30am to 11:30am

Leading Change

Thursday, August 2, 2018
8:30am-5:00pm

Fall 2018 Programs


SHRM Exam Preparation

Thursdays, August 30, 2018 - November 15, 2018
Time: 6:00pm to 9:00pm

Practical Project Management

Friday, September 7, 2018 - November 9, 2018
Time: 8:30am to 12:00pm

Essentials for Managers

Tuesdays, September 11, 2018 - November 13, 2018
6:00pm to 9:00pm

Lean Professional

Wednesday, September 12, 2018 - November 14, 2018
6:00pm to 9:00pm

Lean Master

Mondays, September 10, 2018 - November 5, 2018
6:00pm to 9:00pm

Women's Leadership Development

Mondays, September 10, 2018 - October 29, 2018
6:00pm to 9:00pm

Mediation Certification

Saturdays, October 6, 2018 - November 17, 2018
9:00am to 4:45pm

Fall 2018 Workshops


Grant Skills Workshop

Thursdays, September 13, 2018 - October 4, 2018
9:00am to 12:00pm

Team Innovation

Wednesday, September 26, 2018
8:30am to 5:00pm

Beyond Collaboration

Thursday, October 16, 2018
9:00am to 4:00pm

Executive Negotiations

Thursday, October 25, 2018
9:00am to 4:00pm