Fish4Development Business Training

Management Training

Introduction to Management (2 day)

Improve your management skills, or prepare for your next promotion

Who is it for:

  • Anyone new to management 

  • Those that have been recently promoted to the management role 

  • Those who have been a manager for just a short while 

  • People aspiring to the role of management 


Managing Oneself

  • The roles & responsibilities of the manager 

  • Changing from doing to delegating  

  • Know yourself – your style of management and communication preference 

  • Self-development using Johari Window

  • Managing yourself and your time

  • Planning and looking at the big picture 


Getting the message over clearly 

 The role of assertive communication in managing others

  • Identifying barriers to communication 

  • Powerful questioning to bring about change in your team 

  • Performance Management – getting the best out of your people including a brief look at: 

    • Appraisals 

    • One to ones

    • Return to Work interviews 

  • Setting SMART objectives 

  • The role of giving (and receiving) feedback 


Managing the Team

  • Management theories as a means to understand natural management styles and their effects on the individual

  • Changing your management styles to meet the needs of the individual and situation

  • How to motivate the team 

  • The life cycle of a team

  • Managing and chairing meetings 

  • Decision making 

  • Managing change