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Effective Management Practices for Academic Leaders: Strategies to Run Your Department More Smoothly
Jim Weese

Please join Dr. Jim Weese as he helps you understand and apply effective strategies for leading academic departments. He will introduce you to management best practices (i.e., building the team, establishing a strategic direction, organizing and inspiring colleagues, measuring and celebrating progress, and ensuring sustainability and succession planning) and integrate his rich experience in order to help you run your department more smoothly.

Price: $299.00
Effective Management Practices for Academic Leaders: Strategies to Run Your Department More Smoothly

Contemporary academic leaders face a barrage of challenges (e.g., financial, strategic, human resource) while attempting to advance their academic unit. Compounding the situation is the fact that many academic leaders enter these challenging positions with little or no preparation. However, effective management practices can be learned and deployed in a way that facilitates unit success and helps make the academic leader's role both effective and rewarding.

Please join Dr. Jim Weese as he helps you understand and apply effective strategies for leading academic departments. He will introduce you to management best practices (i.e., building the team, establishing a strategic direction, organizing and inspiring colleagues, measuring and celebrating progress, and ensuring sustainability and succession planning) and integrate his rich experience in order to help you run your department more smoothly.

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN

Just a sampling of what this webinar will cover:

  • The expectations colleagues hold for academic leaders.
  • The management and leadership roles academic leaders assume.
  • Key management functions that support success, namely:
    • setting the agenda/strategic direction
    • assembling and organizing resources
    • motivating and communicating with colleagues
    • measuring success and taking corrective action where necessary
    • developing people for effectiveness and succession planning purposes
  • Applying these management processes through applications, case studies and reflection activities.
  • Discussing the need for ongoing leader development and learning
  • AND MUCH MORE!
Price: $299.00

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Jim Weese

WHAT'S INCLUDED

  • Access your training anywhere, with a computer, tablet or smartphone.
  • Engaging and up-to-date training to support your career and your organization.
  • Handouts you can distribute to your board and staff.