Supervisor Survival Skills 2

Length (hours): 3

This is the second of three sessions of training to assist you in developing supervisory and leadership skills.  This is a required step towards obtaining your LEAD (Leadership: Excellence and Achievement through Development) Certification. The session focuses on leadership, management and motivation, with the following features:

·     Gung Ho – a leadership philosophy based on a true story and the book by Ken Blanchard and Sheldon Bowles with the same title featuring the three principles: The Spirit of the Squirrel, the Way of the Beaver, and The Gift of the Goose.

·     Situational Leadership – a leadership philosophy of Paul Hersey and Ken Blanchard in which the effective leader changes his/her leadership style to match the maturity or readiness of the follower to perform a specific task.

These sessions are targeted to employees with supervisory responsibility.  However, non-supervisory employees wishing to participate are welcome.

Required course for LEAD and Supervisor Development Program

ALTERNATIVE to completing the classroom session of SSS2 - Complete the following Skillsoft online courses:
a.  Leadership Essentials: Building Your Influence as a Leader

b.  Leadership Essentials: Leading with Emotional Intelligence