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Managing for People Who Hate Managing

Managing for People Who Hate Managing
October 11, 2012 at 11:00 - 12:00 PM ET
Devora Zack, Leadership Consultant & Author(Only Connect Consulting, Inc.)
Definitions of achievement vary greatly, yet success in many professions comes with a caveat - as you rise in your field you also become a manager. For many of us, management is an unfortunate side effect of being good at what you (used to) do. Now rather than enjoy doing what you excel at, you must spend a bit chunk of your day managing others. Not what you signed up for. Plus. few managers are prepared for dealing employee's emotions, conflicts, and personality clashes. This session has the tools to help you thrive as a leader. Gain cutting-edge Management techniques to enhance your rapport and effectiveness as a leader (and in every aspect of your life). You will learn a new, field tested method to develop a management style custom-designed to fit and build on your specific abilities, style, and skills. Participants in this session will learn how to:
-Understand and overcome the many challenges of managing
-Capitalize on your unique, natural strengths
-Motivate staff by learning to 'flex your style'
-Gain a versatile toolbox of management skills
-Increase self-knowledge and acceptance
-Identify diverse personality styles on your team
-Address current issues facing you as a manager
-Better understand those around you in the workplace
-Replace frustration with acceptance
You will learn tangible, practical tips that actually make you start loving your job again. Content applies to many of the primary challenges of management, including: performance reviews, feedback, conflict, motivation, presentations, and teambuilding.
You will gain insights from the presenter's nearly twenty years in the fields of consulting and leadership development with a wide range of public and private clients across the globe. This one of a kind session is upbeat, dynamic, humorous, and eminately practical. Learn how to be a success by being yourself - the only true path to exemplary leadership.
Who Should Participate
Anyone who manages formally or informally
What You Will Learn
Learn how to managing in a way that builds on your unique leadership style. Learn how to 'read' people you supervise to best motivate and develop them. Learn how to leverage your natural communication style to be an authentic, respected, and effective leader,
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Managing for People Who Hate Managing by Devora Zack (Berrett-Koehler 2012)
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Devora Zack
Only Connect Consulting, Inc.

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Great information. Very practical application. 5 / 5
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Thank you for so much helpful information! 5 / 5
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The speaker gave an excellent presentation with examples and allowed her audience to provide feedback. 5 / 5
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This was an excellent webinar. The speaker was well-informed engaging and focused on topics relevant to managers in a variety of environments. 5 / 5
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Very good presentation. Great voice and enthusiasm for webinar! 5 / 5
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Very good session. Provided insight on two areas that many managers do not often consider.

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