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UCL shortlisted for the Times Higher Education Entrepreneurial University of the Year Award

UCL has been shortlisted for the Times Higher Education Entrepreneurial University of the Year Award.

The Award, which is sponsored by the National Centre for Entrepreneurship Education, seeks to recognise an institution which has developed an unparalleled environment for fostering enterprise throughout its staff and students and delivered significant impact in its local community, across the UK and overseas.

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Effective Self-Management Training

Publication date: Oct 16, 2013 8:24:54 AM

Start: Oct 23, 2013 9:00:00 AM
End: Oct 25, 2013 5:00:00 PM

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3-day CPD Accredited Effective Self-Management Training for Small Businesses, Entrepreneurs, UCL Staff, Alumni and Post-graduate Students

Register for Effective Self-Management Training

*** UCL Students - Please contact Fiona Bell (fiona.bell@ucl.ac.uk) to get your Event Discount Code, BEFORE booking ***

Learn how to manage, lead, communicate and interact more effectively with this intensive 3-day workshop:

  • Overview of Managing and Leading Teams
  • Effective Communication Skills including
  • Conflict Management approaches
  • Having Difficult conversations
  • Decision Making
  • Time and Stress Management
Who will benefit?
  • Professional roles within business or education
  • Research roles or postgraduate students who would like to pursue a management development career pathway (newly appointed or soon to be)
  • Anyone who needs to influence, collaborate and persuade others without legitimate power of authority
What delegates will learn?
  • Recognise the qualities of successful leadership and management
  • Recognise and understand different management styles and their impact
  • Be able to differentiate between Leadership and Management skills
  • Recognise the need for task and people balance within Team leadership
  • How to respond professionally to difficult behaviour
  • Transactional analysis theory and principles
  • How to give and receive feedback from colleagues.
  • Techniques for Managing Conflict
  • How to have difficult conversations with colleagues/customers and staff
  • A range of resources and tools for decision making
  • Recognise time traps and time robbers
  • How to prioritise and schedule work appropriately
  • Recognise potential sources of stress & stress reactions
  • The value of developing stress resistance resources

Find out more about the UCL Advances Short Courses