Management Essentials

A Vail Valley Works Signature Course

Course Details

Course Name: Management Essentials

Leadership Pillar: Build your leadership foundation.

Facilitator: Kenneth J. Howell, KJH Consulting

Format: In-Person (Location TBD)

Dates: Six (2)-hour sessions, Wednesdays (10am – 12pm)

    • September 21st & 28th; October 5th
    • 1-Week Break for ECPS Fall Break
    • October 19th & 26th; November 2nd

Cost:

  • Full Series: $450* (VVP Members)/ $600 (Public Price) *VVP Member Non-profit organizations receive a 40% discount. 
  • A La Carte Sessions: A la carte session registration may be offered one month in advance on a space-available basis. These sessions will be offered at $100 (VVP Members)/$125 (Public Price).

Intended For: Anyone responsible for the performance of others. This may include:

  • Those new to a management or supervisory role
  • Those with experience but no formal training
  • Those looking for a refresher on this skill set
  • Anyone aspiring to move into a supervisory role

Course Description: In theory, great leaders are built on a solid foundation. In practice, we’re often thrown into a leadership role without formal training or guidance on the core job functions. Management Essentials covers a variety of practical skills that apply to the day-to-day work of anyone supervising or managing a team. Each session includes key takeaways that can be implemented immediately within your organization.

Management Essentials is designed to provide an array of tools for those in a supervisory role, giving them the skills and confidence to recruit, build, and engage effective teams.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Understand your role in building and reinforcing your organization’s culture
  • Recognize ways to empower your team
  • Gain confidence managing difficult situations
  • Identify what NOT to do (avoid the major mistakes!)
  • Learn how to make inclusion and mental wellness a daily priority for you and your team
  • Expand your network of local peers at a similar career stage

Course Outline:

  • Session 1: Culture Setting & Expectations
  • Session 2: Hiring, Interviewing & Scheduling
  • Session 3: Engaging Employees
  • Session 4: Three-D: Documentation, Discipline & Difficult Conversations
  • Session 5: Time Management & Work/Life Integration
  • Session 6: Wrap Up & Bringing It All Together

Registration

Click Here to Register for Management Essentials!

Schedule: 

  • Six (2)-hour sessions
  • Wednesdays, Weekly (10am – 12pm)
    • Session 1: September 21st
    • Session 2: September 28th
    • Session 3: October 5th
      • 1-Week Break for ECPS Fall Break
    • Session 4: October 19th
    • Session 5: October 26th
    • Session 6: November 2nd

Pricing:

  • Full Series: $450* (VVP Members)/ $600 (Public Price)
    • *VVP Member Non-profit organizations receive a 40% discount. 
  • A La Carte Sessions:
    • A la carte session registration may be offered one month in advance on a space-available basis.
    • These sessions will be offered at $100 (VVP Members)/$125 (Public Price).
    • If you would like to be put on the wait list for a particular session, please email anna@vailvalleypartnership.com.

 

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