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Moving from manager to leader - taking on a senior management role

Centre for Strategy and Communication
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2 days
1,063 GBP excl. VAT
Part time

Course description

Moving from manager to leader - taking on a senior management role

In challenging times, it provides a much needed opportunity to focus on your strategic skills, your organisational understanding and your capacity to lead and manage through change. It offers an excellent chance to reflect on your experience with others who are similarly placed, tackle any difficulties, and raise your effectiveness even further. This is a two-day senior management course, plus a follow up half-day.

*24 April, 2019 – 25 April, 2019 (plus half-day afternoon follow-up on 3 June, 2019) — 15% off*

Suitability - Who should attend?

Our Moving from manager to leader course is specifically targeted at senior managers. It will be helpful, though not essential; to have attended either the Centre's Moving into management course or our Moving up in management course. The Centre works with people from all sectors including the public sector, voluntary sector, corporate sector and private sector.

The senior management training is for managers who have at least three years' experience

Training Course Content

  • leadership in today's climate: what we can do
  • from operational to strategic management: moving up a gear
  • your organisation, its culture and its impact on your leadership approach
  • power and authority: differences and similarities
  • how power works in organisations
  • leading and managing through change
  • how to 'be' as a senior manager: handling yourself in role
  • using your influence at work
  • team-building for success
  • your team leadership style
  • the leader as communicator
  • managing difficult conversations and meetings
  • managing upwards and sideways
  • advanced motivation skills: understanding and getting the most from different individuals
  • critical incidents in organisations: how to avoid a crisis
  • impression management: your personal PR
  • a year of free support

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Centre for Strategy and Communication

Centre for Strategy and Communication

We specialise in affordable and effective face-to-face training in management, communication, administration, personal effectiveness and writing skills delivered by a team of industry experts. Our training is stretching, motivating and tailored to the individual learner. For over two decades we’ve...

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Centre for Strategy and Communication

Third Floor, 140 Old Street
EC1V 9BJ London

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Gaining insights and greater confidence to manage and lead. The course was ideal and thouroughly met expertations. The course was very useful- a great space for reflection, helpful tools and frameworks, very well justificated.
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