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Looking to refresh your leadership development in 2024?
As we move forward in our careers, many of us enjoy the challenge of managing other people. But just how easy is it to go from being focused on our own progress to being responsible for others? It requires a shift of focus and a new set of skills – this will require a two-way learning journey with their team. New managers will need to learn about the difference between management and leadership, gain insight into different management styles, and work through useful models that will set them on the road to success.
Take a look at all management & leadership topics
On-demand digital learning playlist
Live session delivered virtually or in-person
Supporting on-demand digital learning playlists | 30-minute follow up coaching session (optional extra for teams)
For our learning journeys we use our proven excite, engage, embed method to ensure the learning experience is engaging and the learning is sustained. The full details of the programme are shown below.
Course Code: OV-ITM
2 x half-day live session delivered virtually or in-person | 6-8 hrs on-demand learning | 30-minute coaching session (optional extra for teams)
This is available for individuals, groups and teams
Part of our Core Library
If you are new to the job, this comprehensive course is the ideal way to quickly gain the knowledge and skills you require to manage people and teams. The programme is very practical and based on everyday work situations so you can return to work feeling motivated and confident to drive your team to achieve great results.
You will learn how your behaviour can help build trust and loyalty as well as the most effective ways to set objectives, delegate tasks, manage performance and give feedback. You will also leave with a personal action plan to support you on your journey to becoming a great manager.
Suitable for supervisors, team leaders and line managers who are new or fairly new to the role or who have had no previous training in the basics of people management.
By the end of this course you will be able to:
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Live session delivered virtually or in-person. Up to 15 people per programme.
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Available for delivery to groups and teams, our bite-size learning sessions are short bursts of knowledge covering the what, why, and how of a topic, and delivered at pace. Expert-led sessions can be delivered virtually, face-to-face, or you can choose a combination, and they can be run either standalone or up to three sessions in a day.
Course Code: VILT-FTM
90-minute live session delivered virtually or in-person (Perfect for use as part of a blended learning programme)
This is available for groups and teams
If you have recently been promoted to a management role, congratulations! As well as excitement and a sense of pride, you might also be feeling some anxiety and uncertainty about living up to the requirements of the position.
We know that managers play a crucial role in engaging, developing, and supporting employees, enabling them to do and be their best at work every day. Achieving that requires a whole new set of skills that can’t be learned overnight. The first step is to understand how your role has changed, what it takes to be a successful manager, and what your team really needs from you.
We will cover all of that in this 90-minute session, as well as raise awareness of some of the more common traps that new managers are prone to falling into and how you can avoid doing so yourself.
This workshop will provide you with some foundational skills and a whole lot of confidence to set you on the path to success.
By the end of this session, you will be able to:
Course Code: VILT-MP
This 90-minute session looks at some of the core principles of people management, and the attributes that make an effective manager. Motivation, delegation and feedback are also introduced as important aspects of being able to manage people effectively.
This session is for anyone who wants to be able to manage people effectively.
Our award-winning learning content library is expertly created, easy to consume, and visually engaging and it can be experienced through a range of modalities - Fluidbooks, videos, animations, podcasts, infographics, quizzes and more. Use our digital learning content to support on-demand or blended learning provision within your organisation. Hundreds of topics are available in multiple global languages.
First Time Manager Core Content
Find out more about our learning content… we provide a range of formats and media types to support different learning styles, and time pressures and to keep the learning engaging. Find out more about the different modalities and view some examples…
Use our building blocks approach to create a customised programme to suit your specific needs and context, at the pace you need.
Talk to us about what you want to achieve.
Choose the core blocks you want (from our content library)
Consider what blocks you want to customise (to make it your own)
Review any additional technology and support services we can help you with (to bring the truly bring the learning experience to life)
We’ll create the optimum journey for your learners
To help achieve the pace and agility you need, we encourage you to make use of what we already have (our core library) and make it your own. There’s no need to ‘recreate the wheel’ - build from what we have ‘ready to go’ and then customise what you need to.
Choose from across our range of 100+ core topic areas.
Successful learning programmes don’t just happen by accident: Our 4E learning journey model ensures maximum transformational power (and it’s informed by decades of adult learning best practices and proven real-life hybrid learning effectiveness).