A comprehensive program to develop the practical skills and confidence needed to manage high-performing teams.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND:
With support from Anderson Brothers Construction, the Blue Ox Business Academy delivers local, affordable and high-quality training that strengthens our community by helping businesses succeed.
By investing in yourself or your employees, you achieve the highest possible returns in enhanced skills, confidence and job satisfaction. Blue Ox trainers are professional presenters with engaging personalities and real-world experience. Participants make great peer connections and leave with tools and ideas to immediately put into action.
SESSION 1 - February 22
Leadership & Better Supervision of Employees
- Business owners, leaders & managers
- Newly promoted supervisors
- Those pursuing new ideas & techniques
SESSION 2 - March 8
- Leadership traits & styles
- Supervising diverse teams & former peers
- Management vs. leadership
Interviewing & Developing High Performance Teams
SESSION 3 - April 12
- Effective recruiting
- Supervision for increased accountability
- Recognition & retention strategies
Increasing Employee Engagement & Accountability
SESSION 4 - May 17
- Employee engagement
- SMART goals
- Performance reviews
Reducing Conflict at Work & Dealing with Difficult Employees
BROCHURE: Click here for a brochure with more details.
- Team-building & pitfalls
- Diagnosing & defusing conflict
- Managing difficult employees
- Course capstones & certificate presentation
An investment of $595 includes light breakfasts and course materials. The Supervisor Advantage is only offered to Chamber members and limited to 32 participants.
Register online here (top left button). Choose to pay online or receive an invoice. This program will fill quickly, so don't delay! Registration Deadline is February 9, 2018.
A 25% discount is available to small businesses and nonprofits with financial limitations. Just ask.
Any questions about the program or application process can be directed to Sue Galligan firstname.lastname@example.org
ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR:
Dr. Bruce Miles is the owner & CEO of the Big River Group, LLC. He has also been an Assistant Professor & taught Graduate & Doctoral coursework in the areas of leadership, research, planning, finance & personnel. He is a national-level presenter and trainer in the areas of strategic planning, organizational improvement, organizational conflict, & difficult employees.