Management Skills



Management Skills

December 11, 2018 - 9:00am to December 12, 2018 - 5:00pm

Washington , DC , United States


Kim Kucinskas , Lisa Ghali

Language: English

Early - Oct 30 Regular - Dec 10
NON-MEMBERS $740 $820


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 training is relevant to managers of people who are interested in becoming more effective in their current roles.

This course has been adapted from Management Skills for New Managers.

Key Takeaways

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

  • Provide effective feedback
  • Build on your strengths and weaknesses as a manager
  • Employ effective people-management strategies at the individual and team level
  • 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.

Day 1

Introductions, expectations and workshop overview

  • Course expectations

Being an Effective Manager

  • Personal branding
  • Generational differences
  • Understanding your role
  • Supervisor competencies

Communicating to Your Audience

  • Communicating up and down
  • Managing up
  • Influence without authority
  • Providing effective feedback

Day 2

Managing Individuals

  • Discovering motivations
  • Managing difficult people
  • Active listening

Managing a Team

  • Delegating
  • Performance planning and evaluations
  • Managing different cultures

Putting it All Together 

  • What would you do?
  • Action planning
Participants are responsible for making and paying for their own hotel/lodging arrangements.

1120 20th St NW 
Suite 520S 
Washington, DC 20036

The nearest Metro stop to the workshop is Farragut West on the Blue/Orange/Silver lines or Farragut North on the Red line.

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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