Essential Management Skills

London Corporate Training
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Professional Course
Self-paced Online
1 week

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Course description

Essential Management Skills - 1 Week Course in NYC - for Management, Leaders, and Department Heads

This course is designed  to guide delegates through a set of skills and techniques essential to successfully fulfilling the many roles and responsibilities of efficient management. Managers are leaders, goal setters, motivators, and above all effective communicators. Delegates will learn to apply leadership skills that enhance their role. Topics will focus on:

Setting targets and objectives to achieve business mission, vision and goals

Know where you are, know where you want to go. Not nearly as easy as it sounds, achieving objectives requires careful planning, well considered targets, and coordinated action from a high functioning team. Having clear and quantifiable targets is crucial for focusing tasks and eliminating wasted effort. Course content on this topic will prepare managers to  focus team efforts on tasks aimed directly at the overall business mission and objectives.

Build successful teams through motivating your people at a personal level

Successful teams are highly motivated teams, comprised of highly motivated individuals. Achieving organizational goals requires a motivated workforce. Delegates will learn skills and techniques at managements disposal to more effectively motive at both the team and individual levels. 

Lead with vision and adaptability through strong and effective communication skills

Sound leadership makes or breaks any team. Delegates will learn the skills and qualities that define good leaders. Of principle importance is the ability to adapt leadership styles to the given situation. Course content will cover a number of styles, intended for situational adaptivity and customizable to fit individual strengths. Significant time will also be given to the role communication plays in leadership. Delegates will learn listening skills, message structuring, and utilizing open discussion to generate solutions.

COVID-19 Update

This provider offers an online version of their classroom courses

This provider has changed its terms and conditions to allow for rebooking/an amended cancellation policy in light of COVID-19

Who should attend?

This Essential Management Skills  one week course in NYC is designed for managers at all levels, including senior, middle, and junior management looking to refreash their skills and build their career through a stronger knowledge base. This is also the ideal course for new managers requiring key management, team building, and successful leadership skills.

Others that would benefit from this course include: team leaders, project managers, operations management, and department heads.

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Training content

Essential Management Skills Course Content

Setting Objectives and Targets

  • Where you are, where you want to be, and by when 
  • Achieving goals: a plan and required actions
  • Quantifiable targets: improve organisational, team and individual performance 
  • Results: monitoring, measuring and feeding-back 


  • Vision, roles and responsibilities of an inspirational leader
  • Qualities, skills and commitment required
  • Adapting leadership styles to different situations
  • Overcoming the challenges of leadership


  • Factors which motivate you and others
  • Achieving organisational goals with a motivated workforce
  • Increasing motivation to improve individual performance
  • Management skills required to motivate individuals and teams

Team Building

  • Characteristics of an effective team
  • Roles and responsibilities of individuals in the team
  • Building a strong team which delivers results
  • Team-building skills: delegating, appraising, evaluating, coaching and mentoring

Verbal Communication Skills

  • Structure simple messages using appropriate language and delivery
  • Listen attentively to ensure mutual understanding
  • Generate productive and open discussions to solve problems
  • Overcome the barriers to effective verbal communication


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Why choose London Corporate Training?

We have trained over 2,500 delegates from almost 600 client organisations

Complimentary Heathrow transfer (one-way)

Endorsed by various organisational and subject specific accrediting bodies

About London Corporate Training

London Corporate Training (LCT)

London Corporate Training have been established in the education, consulting and training industries for two decades. They work as a training team from their head office in London and aim to ensure all of their course participants receive the highest...

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