First Time Manager Workshop: August 01, 2017

Program Hours 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM. 
Location: ThinkSPOT 635 N Power Rd, Mesa, AZ 85205
ThinkSpot First Time Manager
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The Pioneer Coaching First Time Manager (FTM) Workshop is a must-attend for those recently promoted to a manager role and those wanting a head start on becoming a manager. This workshop offers a blend of real-world situations, proven management techniques, and ideas for you to thrive when developing a person or handling a problem. 

Who Should Attend:

First time managers, human resource professionals, team leads, supervisors, and individuals planning on a career path in management.

How You Will Benefit:

Managing people effectively requires developing and maintaining open lines of communication with each member of the department. The effective manager unites diverse individuals to accomplish mutual goals as a team. This dynamic workshop examines the changing mindset transitioning to the role of manager, the foundation of communication, and more. Learn tools to resolve conflicts less painfully, delegate  tasks more efficiently, energize your employees and transform resistance into support!

Topics Covered:


  • Management versus leadership styles
  • Manager, Supervisor, Team Lead differ
  • What it takes to be a manager: An overview of your day-to-day responsibilities
  • Transitioning from individual contributor to manager
  • Responsibilities of a manager
  • Four major skills: Managerial, Technical, Teamwork, and Interpersonal
  • The line on social relationships with those you manage and social media traps


  • Overview of communication tools, MBTI® Step I™ 
  • The power of effective one-on-one time with your direct reports
  • Learning to identify how your organization's culture has an impact on your team and direct reports
  • Principles of emotional intelligence (EQ) to achieve greater effectiveness

Ethical Leadership

  • Know there are lines and avoid accidentally overstepping
  • Identify your group’s values
  • Your vision for ethical leadership
  • Terms to know

Effective Time Management: projects, deadlines, and people

  • Dealing with interruptions, procrastination, and other time robbers
  • How to prioritize when everything is a priority
  • Successful self-management and organizational skills every manager needs to have in their toolbox
  • Managing the "three P's": Procrastination; Poor Planning; Personal Disorganization
  • How to handle impossible deadlines with tact, calm, and professionalism
  • Develop a specific action plan for applying what you’ve learned back on the job
  • Identify people who can support your action plan 


  • Workshop Agenda
  • Activity Instructions
  • Handouts
  • Evaluation Form

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