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E.g., 07/15/2018
E.g., 07/15/2018
  • This course on meeting skills focuses on how to plan and run effective meetings. The emphasis of the course is on reducing the number and frequency of non-value added meetings and making those meetings that are necessary tighter and more productive. The course addresses how leadership style interacts with meeting effectiveness. Participants will learn how to:

    • Determine when a meeting is necessary
    • Develop meeting objectives
    • Focus a meeting
    • Manage participants
    • Deal with stuck meetings
    • Deal with difficult participants
    • Close and follow-up meetings
    Upcoming Courses:
    09/06/2018
    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
    30 W Mifflin St.
    10th Floor
  • This course studies the stages of team development and provides tools to help teams focus on their goals, overcome barriers, develop consensus and deliver results. Leadership, facilitator and followership attributes will also be discussed.

    Upcoming Courses:
    08/29/2018
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    30 W Mifflin St.
    10th Floor
  • This workshop is intended to provide managers & supervisors with the knowledge base needed to conduct investigations with a focus on the investigative interview.

    Upcoming Courses:
    09/13/2018
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    30 W Mifflin St.
    10th Floor
  • This training is for supervisors and managers interested in creating or updating position descriptions. The parts of the position description will be discussed in detail and participants will have the opportunity to create a PD based on a training scenario.

    Upcoming Courses:
    09/12/2018
    9:00 am - 11:00 am
    30 W Mifflin St.
    10th Floor
  • A half-day interactive workshop for supervisors/managers on how to manage employee performance, starting before the employee is hired. This training will focus on the importance of position descriptions, providing constant coaching and feedback to employees, and what to do when an employee fails to meet expectations after all other avenues are exhausted. Supervisors and Managers will be walked through the Performance Management Flowchart and have the opportunity to put what is being learned into action!

    Upcoming Courses:
    11/13/2018
    8:30 am - 12:00 pm
    30 W Mifflin St.
    10th Floor
  • The Supervisor Development Program is a course meant for new supervisors and managers. The objectives include;

    1. Provide City of Madison supervisors with the skills, knowledge, and abilities needed to lead effective and inclusive teams.
    2. Share the most important management practices and resources for successful leadership and supervision.
    3. Build a strong cohort of supervisors across the city for networking, problem solving, and collaboration.
    Deborah Biddle
    Deborah Biddle
    Allison Cooley
    Allison Cooley
     
    Upcoming Courses:
    08/14/2018 - 12/18/2018
    Registration ends on August 1st.
    Locations vary