Management Training

Management and Leadership for New Managers
Are you new to the role of manager?  This program will give you the skills needed to shift from an individual contributor to a well-respected manager and achieve team success. With role play and case studies, you will discover how to adjust and use your unique skills and management style for this new challenge.  Participants may enroll in any or all modules listed below but must complete all six (6) classes to receive a certificate of completion.  
Instructor Bio: Dr. Marcie Zaharee brings 20 years of experience in academia, department of defense, and industry to Middlesex Community College. Marcie joined MITRE in 2005 as an Associate Department Head for Information Management and Practice where she worked to advance knowledge management in MITRE, championing efforts to support staff collaboration, knowledge sharing, and strengthening MITRE's knowledge base.   She is now the Ideation and Innovation Manager within the Office of Corporate Technology responsible for the process and infrastructure of MITRE's innovation program.   Marcie holds a Masters and Ph.D. in Business Management and Education.

These are live online/web classes meeting Tuesday/Thursday evenings April 7 - May 14, 2020 from 6p - 7:15p.

Enroll December 2 - March 27 by calling 1-800-818-3434.

Demonstrating a High Performance Work-Style
Learn how to develop core competencies of the high performance work style using the RESEPCT model: Recognition, Empowerment, Supportive Feedback, Partnering, Expectations, Consideration, and Trust. These competencies are taught in an interactive classroom setting that features self-assessment and case scenarios. $51
CAR 820-30
April 7/9

The Leader as a Team Builder
Learn pragmatic skills to strengthen team performance through the identification of elements of effective and ineffective teams; developing team goals; encouraging member participation; increasing motivation, decision-making, risk-taking; managing conflict; and effective communication. $51
CAR 822-30
April 14/16


Performance Management
Performance management is a process for establishing a shared understanding between employees and managers. Learn how a six-step model can be used to create a performance and development partnership, and how to conduct timely performance discussions that result in mutual understanding and agreement of key accomplishments and areas for continued improvement.  $51
CAR 823-30
April 21/23


Critical & Creative Thinking
This module combines two types of thinking:  critical thinking and creative thinking. Though the two are not interchangeable, they are strongly linked, bringing complementary dimensions to thinking and learning. Develop stronger critical and creative thinking skills to generate and evaluate knowledge, clarify concepts and ideas, seek possibilities, consider alternatives and solve problems.  $51
CAR 824-30
April 28/30


Group Ideation/Innovation
Step by step approach to help your team generate and select successful ideas! This workshop demonstrates the IDEO process and uses a series of interactive exercises to help individuals advance their brainstorming skills, formulate group ideas, and select promising ideas to take to senior management. $51
CAR 849 30
May 5/7

Leading During Times of Change
Understand the dynamics of change and its effect on productivity as well as the basic skills needed to manage change productively. Topics include the various types of change organizations go through, natural reactions to change, strategies for leading through times of change, and understanding your temperament type in dealing with conflict.  $51
CAR 825-30
May 12/14



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