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SBDC Launch Into Leadership for New Supervisors

June 23 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Overview

Your first step in leadership development

Taking on new supervisory responsibilities is a great opportunity and challenge. Many in supervisory roles have learned either by trial and error or by following what was done by their predecessor. In most cases, this is not a very effective strategy. This virtual online series will start you in the right direction with fundamental leadership skills and ideas for how to continue your growth as a supervisor and leader.

Who should attend?

  • Newly promoted or hired supervisors
  • Small business owners starting to supervise employees
  • Candidates for upcoming supervisory positions

Benefits of attending this program:

  • Reduced stress associated with supervision
  • Increased confidence in your leadership ability
  • Improved team performance
  • Focus on the most important things as a supervisor/leader
  • Plan for continued training and development to build skills and knowledge over time

Key topics addressed:

  • New role = new mindset
  • Basic supervisory responsibilities
  • Dealing with co-workers in your new role
  • Improving communication in your team
  • Effective delegation
  • Recognizing and motivating team members
  • Planning your future leadership development

Course Objectives:

  • Distinguish specific leadership behaviors
  • Practice specific behaviors correlated with exemplary leadership performance
  • Integrate specific leadership habits into their daily activities
  • Evaluate their progress in developing as a leader
  • Understand strategies to help others develop their leadership behaviors
  • Design a personal action plan for developing their own leadership behaviors

Details

Date:
June 23
Time:
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Website:
https://sbdc.wisc.edu/grow-your-leaders/launch-into-leadership-for-new-supervisors/