Management Skills for New Managers



Management Skills for New Managers

August 30, 2018 - 9:00am to 5:00pm

Washington , DC , United States


Lisa Ghali , Kim Kucinskas

Language: English

Early - Jul 19 Regular - Aug 09
NON-MEMBERS $685 $760


This course will provide you with concrete strategies to become more effective in your current organization through the application of intentional communication approaches, strengthened interpersonal skills, and effective management techniques. This highly participatory training will help you assess your current management abilities and create a plan to apply the new skills learned in this course.

Click here to view Humentum staff member’s personal experience attending the training  

Target Audience 

This course is designed for professionals who are preparing to step into a management role or those who have recently started a managerial role with accountability for staff, budget, or program management

This training is also relevant to experienced managers who are interested in becoming more effective in their current roles. 

Key Takeaways

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Provide effective feedback and communicate with colleagues at all levels within your organization
  • Build on your strengths and weaknesses as a manager and employee
  • Employ effective people-management strategies
  • Apply practical strategies for getting the most out of individual employees

Learning Approach 

Our training puts the learner at the center, using practical and fun learning activities supported by easy-to-use materials. We share tools and techniques that can be immediately used in your work.


9:00-9:30  Introductions, expectations and workshop overview
9:30-10:45  Communicating to Your Audience
10:30-10:45  Break
11:00-12:30  Being an Effective Manager
12:30-1:30  Lunch
1:30-3:00  Managing Individuals
3:00-3:15  Break
3:15-4:30  Putting It All Together
4:30  Question and Answers, Workshop Summary
5:00  Close of Day

1120 20th St NW 
Suite 520S (Building 1)
Washington DC 20036

The nearest Metro stops to the workshop are Farragut North on the Red Line and Farragut West on the Blue/Orange/Silver Lines. Find a map of the DC metro system here.

Participants are responsible for making and paying for their own hotel/lodging arrangements. We have found that usually offers comparable or even lower rates than we are able to negotiate. We recommend attendees look for hotels in the Dupont Circle neighborhood. Check out some suggestions for convenient hotels.

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