Leading High Performing Teams
Leadership is a team sport and teams don’t just happen, they take careful set up plus require regular maintenance and review.
This 1 day workshop will blend team theory and real-world insights to ensure leaders have the skills they need to lead high performing teams. It looks at how to set and maintain a great team culture, how to align team results with organisational strategy, how to get people working well together and how to deal with the inevitable conflict that will arise. It highlights the role of the leader as facilitator and provides practical tools for ensuring your meetings are the ones that people never want to miss.
- Teams and teamwork
- The 5 dysfunctions of a team
- The 7 attributes of high performing teams
- Getting the balance right – meeting the needs of the task, the team and the individuals
- Team dynamics and what to do about them
- Harnessing collective intelligence within the team – what the research says
- Creating ‘psychological safety’ in the teams you lead
- Making the most of meetings – it’s where the leadership happens
- Common pitfalls
- 4 reasons for meetings and how to avoid ‘meeting stew’
- Ensuring meetings are focused and compelling - facilitation skills for leaders
- Tactical decision making tools
- Leading virtual meetings
Who Should Attend
If you manage a team, and want to get the best out of your team, you will find this workshop helpful in empowering you to learn to succeed.
Auckland, 18 August
Venue: the Parnell
10-20 Gladstone Road, Auckland
Workshop starts at 9am-3.30pm (8.30am registrations)
There is FREE onsite car parking
Wellington, 10 September
Venue: Mercure Abel Tasman Hotel
169 Willis Street, Wellington
Workshop starts at 9am - 3.30pm (8.30am registrations)
Be inspired by Aly McNicoll
Aly McNicoll is a Director of the NZ Coaching & Mentoring Centre and has been involved with coaching, mentoring and leadership in New Zealand and Australia for the last 12 years. She has refined techniques for both introducing coaching as a skill set and promoting learning as a way of being in teams and organisations.
Aly is a regular presenter at international conferences (American Society for Training & Development Conference, European Mentoring & Coaching Council Conference) where her specialist skills in peer learning techniques have led to her spending increasing proportions of her time working with clients in Australia, the UK and the USA.
Prior to her corporate training role, Aly has led leadership and management programmes at Unitec Institute of Technology where she is a senior lecturer on the Graduate Diploma in Not-for-Profit Management.
Price & Registration
One Day Workshop
Standard Price: $365.00 incl GST
Payment online is by debit or credit card (VISA, Mastercard or American Express) only and there are 3 easy steps to complete the online booking process.
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What happens if you have to cancel?
We know that sometimes your plans can change for many different reasons. Should you be unable to attend, a substitute delegate is welcome to attend at no extra cost. If a substitute delegate is not available and you need to cancel your registration, please be aware of the following:
Up to 7 days prior to the event you will be provided a refund of your registration cost, less a $60.00 inc GST per attendee service charge.
If you cancel within 7 days of the event, you are not eligible to receive a refund. Please note: should your registration not be paid by the time of the event, you are still liable to make the payment. Unpaid accounts may be passed over to our debt collection agency and additional costs may be incurred.
All cancellations must be received in writing (email).
Training is cancellable by GROW with 3 days’ notice if a minimum number of attendees is not met and full refunds will be provided.
Please note: GROW Ltd reserves the right to make any amendments that we may deem to be in the best interest of the forum – it is however very unlikely and we will notify you as soon as possible should this occur.
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