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Educate your managers to better lead their teams remotely.

Short Course Programmes

Remote Working for Managers

Leading teams remotely means that managers need to be even more effective to both support their teams and get the most from them. Below are three half day courses to enable managers to better lead their teams remotely:

• Leading teams remotely
• Maximising your leadership style
• Coaching team members remotely

All programmes are designed for existing people managers who are new to remote ways of working.

Leading Teams Remotely

Working remotely is fast becoming our new ‘normal’ so we need to be able to quickly adapt and develop new skills, knowledge and understanding on what this means for us as leaders and leading our teams effectively. This interactive and engaging workshop will help you to ensure your team is engaged, fulfilled, connected and supported from afar.

What's covered?

• Benefits and challenges of remote teams and leading them
• What your teams need from you as a remote leader
• Best practices for working as a remote team, including practical guidance on running virtual meetings
• Your style of leadership, what it means and how to adapt to different team members.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this workshop you will be able to:

• Recognise the advantages and challenges of dispersed workers whilst assessing your own abilities as a remote manager.

• Develop effective team meetings and check-ins that are productive and helpful for teams to progress in their work and know what is expected of them.

• Identify ways to motivate your team and maintain high levels of connectivity and collaboration.

• Provide effective support and guidance to individual team members.

How long is the Programme?

3 hours (two 90 minute workshops) with 30 – 60 minutes pre-workshop study / preparation.

Delivery: Live Online

This course is delivered Live Online by one of our expert facilitators. Sessions are delivered in 3-hour blocks Live online. Our live online sessions offer all the benefits of classroom workshops, but with the flexibility of attending live lectures remotely. You’re not left on your own to work through e-learning resources or watch pre-recorded sessions. Instead you will have the support of expert facilitators and the benefit of learning with others in the group.

Sessions are well-structured to ensure learning outcomes are both achieved and checked. You will have plenty of time to ask questions and discuss how key concepts are applied. You will work with others in the group on collaborative tasks and case studies.

Price

£145 including VAT

Maximising your leadership style (using DiSC)

Aim: Through this interactive and engaging workshop, you will learn about your DiSC behavioural style and others. This will help you become a more effective leader and develop your existing leadership skills. It will also help you recognise ways to adapt to provide the right kind of leadership to all your individual team members.

What's covered?

• Your DiSC individual reports. 
• Background to DiSC and the four styles. 
• Situational leadership; leading teams based on individual needs. 
• DiSC leadership styles strengths and pitfalls.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this workshop you will be able to:

• Understand your DiSC behavioural leadership style. 

• Explore your team and understand what they need from you and how to develop your relationship with individual team members.

• Understand the strengths of your DiSC style and how to maximise these.

• Understand the pitfalls of your DiSC style and how to manage these.

What is DiSC?

The DiSC assessment is a recognised tool to support non-judgmental discussion of people’s behavioural differences. You will complete a series of questions before undertaking this programme and receive a detailed report as well as tips about working effectively with people who have different personality and behavioural styles.

How long is the Programme?

This training is delivered Live Online by an expert facilitator.

Approximately 2 hours (plus DiSC questionnaire to complete pre-workshop).

Delivery: Live Online

Sessions are delivered in 2-hour blocks live online. Our live online sessions offer all the benefits of classroom workshops, but with the flexibility of attending live lectures remotely. You’re not left on your own to work through e-learning resources or watch pre-recorded sessions. Instead you will have the support of expert facilitators and the benefit of learning with others in the group.

Sessions are well-structured to ensure learning outcomes are both achieved and checked. You will have plenty of time to ask questions and discuss how key concepts are applied. You will work with others in the group on collaborative tasks and case studies.

Price

£165 including VAT and DiSC report.

Coaching Team Members Remotely

Aim: Great leaders are effective at regularly coaching their teams. Learn how to not only develop your coaching skills but also how to ensure that you give just the right coaching support to each individual.

What's covered?

• The benefits of coaching for individuals
• Best practice when coaching individuals
• How to run an effective coaching session remotely, with clear goals and outcomes
• Opportunity to practice giving coaching to individuals.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this workshop you will be able to:

• Understand why coaching is so effective in developing teams and individuals.

• Use a coaching model when providing coaching for team members.

• Develop coaching techniques and skills by learning the powerful questions and techniques to help you be a more effective coach.

How long is the Programme?

Two 90-minute workshops with a practical element. Plus approximately 30 minutes pre-workshop study/preparation.

Delivered Live Online by an expert facilitator.

Delivery: Live Online

Sessions are delivered in 90 minute blocks Live Online. Our Live Online sessions offer all the benefits of classroom workshops, but with the flexibility of attending live lectures remotely. You’re not left on your own to work through e-learning resources or watch pre-recorded sessions. Instead you will have the support of expert facilitators and the benefit of learning with others in the group.

Sessions are well-structured to ensure learning outcomes are both achieved and checked. You will have plenty of time to ask questions and discuss how key concepts are applied. You will work with others in the group on collaborative tasks and case studies.

Price

£145 including VAT

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