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Managing Today's IT and Technical Professionals (Live Online)

Managing information technology professionals demands a whole new set of skills.

How do you get people who typically work alone to function as a team unit?  In this seminar, you will examine your role and practice specific skills for running meetings, coaching and providing feedback. You’ll finish the course better equipped to leverage the talents of your direct reports so you and your team can reach your goals.
 
 

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Upcoming Sessions

Date City Times Course# 62285
  • Jun 12, 2017
    - Jun 15, 2017
    Live Online 2:00 PM
    - 5:00 PM
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  • Sep 25, 2017
    - Sep 28, 2017
    Live Online 9:00 AM
    - 4:30 PM
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  • Dec 4, 2017
    - Dec 7, 2017
    Live Online 2:00 PM
    - 5:00 PM
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  • Mar 5, 2018
    - Mar 8, 2018
    Live Online 2:00 PM
    - 5:00 PM
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Do you need a different date or location? We offer Courses On Request.


Course Details

What You Will Learn

  • Understand the Basic Management Skills of Planning, Decision Making, Delegating, Motivating, Coaching, Hiring and Evaluating
  • Understand How Managing Technical Professionals Is Both the Same as and Different from Managing Non-Technical Professionals
  • Know Your Own Personality and How to Use It as an Effective Manager
  • Understand the Uniqueness of Each Individual and What It Takes to Manage Him or Her Successfully
  • Develop Particular Communication Skills That Can Help You Manage Change
  • Know How to Ask Questions That Promote Understanding
  • Understand Your Unique Role and How to Prepare for It
  • Understand How to Translate Ideas into Actions That Get the Results You and Your Own Manager Want

How You Will Benefit

  • Understand what drives or motivates IT professionals
  • Develop a broader organizational perspective
  • Learn which combination of best management approaches works best for your team of information technology professionals
  • Align the IT professional’s goals with business goals
  • Analyze performance based on business requirements

Additional Details

 Four 3-hour sessions run over 4 consecutive days

Live Online courses are delivered in partnership with the American Management Association.

These courses offer the high-calibre faculty and quality content that Canadian Management Centre is known for, but in a live online format— delivered in easy-to-manage lesson installments that won’t disrupt your work week. Learn new skills, sharpen existing ones and enhance your career journey!

  • Interactive, instructor-led course in a user-friendly platform
  • Talk and text with faculty and peers via chat and VoIP
  • Share files and work in breakout group activities
  • Access live, 24/7 customer support throughout your AMA learning experience
  • Lessons are divided into manageable 3-hour blocks

Fee

  • $2,300 Member         
  • $2,599 non Member

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Who Should Attend

IT and technical professionals who have been (or expect to be) promoted to a management position, as well as experienced managers who are new to the technical environment.

Course Type

Accreditation