Management Masterclass

Management Masterclass

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This management course is intended for managers with one to a few years experience. We will grow your management capability by applying management theories to your individual work situation so that you are up skilled to achieve greater success. In this management course you will be encouraged to share your current and recent experiences as a manager, so that the outcomes you have achieved to date can be further built on. Best practice examples in current management practices will be offered in this management course, so that you leave the course with a set of action points that will immediately help you achieve greater success with your team.

Learning Outcomes

At the completion of this management course you will be able to:

  1. Apply management theories in refining your current management style and effort.
  2. Better achieve team outcomes through integrated KPIs.
  3. More effectively manage conflict, difficult behaviour and difficult people.
  4. Facilitate effective change within your workplace.
  5. Achieve workplace efficiencies by leading teams in more efficient, competitive practices.
  6. Develop contingency plans to deal with risk.
  7. Foster a high performing team.

Course Content

This management course will cover the following content:

  • Management theories
  • Managing performance and underperformance
  • Handling difficult conversations
  • Achieving a high performing team (using Tuckman & Jensen’s model)
  • Negotiating and managing conflict
  • Managing difficult people/ behaviours by setting healthy boundaries
  • Change management theories
  • Risk management and contingency plans
  • Managing all stakeholders more effectively

Intended Audience

This management course is suitable for anyone leading a team for one to a few years. This is so we can build on your current management experience. Participants from the commercial, not-for-profit and government sectors will each find this course suitable for their continued growth.

Delivery Style

This management course will be delivered as an interactive workshop consisting of an instructor-led lecture with practical exercises grounded in well-established leadership and management theories. This training approach allows you to work through concepts introduced by the instructor in an application-focused teaching environment. You will challenge your understanding of the concepts and consider their application once back in your individual workplace.

Course Prerequisites

This management course has no prerequisites and is open to all members of the public.

About your instructor

John Scott

John Scott applies the latest advanced practices in the fields of business, leadership, organisational psychology, analytics and engineering to educational delivery. He has been involved in management and training for more than 30 years. He has held senior corporate and general management positions for multinationals across a range of industries, both in Australia and overseas.

As a global management consultant, John captures the most recent thinking and practices in the short courses he teaches at the University of Newcastle. John is multi-disciplinary, being degree qualified in business, psychology and statistics. He is also an accredited lean engineering practitioner. He has spent the last 15 years designing courses for a range of leading Australian universities, as well as one of the world’s largest private universities. With this background John brings to the University of Newcastle the most up to date short courses that will help equip today’s professional in global leading practices.


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