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Managers as Coaches – Getting the best out of the people you lead

This practical workshop provides the tools and skills leaders need to adopt a coaching mind-set and take a coaching approach to the wide range of conversations they have in the course of their day, week or year. It will help them avoid the common pitfalls when coaching, and also provides strategies for dealing with difficult situations or conversations.

Plus - Dealing with difficult personalities or toxic behaviours in the workplace. This workshop will also provide strategies for dealing with the 5%ers in the workplace whose difficult personalities cause 95% of the problems.

There will be the opportunity to solve a real and current problem you may be facing at work by applying the tools and skills during the workshop process.

Content includes:

The Coaching Mindset

  • Coaching leadership and creating cultures of accountability

Coaching Conversations

  • Coaching defined
  • How to avoid the 8 common pitfalls when coaching 
  • A 4 step tool for coaching conversations 
  • Listening for the heart of the matter 
  • Questions not answers 
  • The power of positive feedback

Dealing with Performance Gaps

  • Performance gaps and what to do about them
  • Tools for feedback conversations 
  • A 5 step tool for performance improvement conversations 
  • Dealing with difficult personalities, situations or conversations


The Managers as Coaches workshops are worth 20 points/6.5 hours CPD.

Who Should Attend

If you supervise or manage a team you will find this workshop helpful in empowering you to learn to succeed.

Dates and Locations:

WELLINGTON
Wednesday, 4 September 2019
Venue:
Mercure Wellington Abel Tasman
169 Willis Street, Te Aro, Wellington

CHRISTCHURCH
Thursday, 5 September 2019
Venue:
Novotel Christchurch
52 Cathedral Square, Christchurch

AUCKLAND
Friday, 13 September 2019
Venue:
Quality Hotel Parnell
10-20 Gladstone Road, Parnell

WHANGANUI
Monday, 16 September 2019
Venue:
Whanganui Function Centre
Whanganui Racecourse, 19 Purnell Street, Whanganui

What others say about this workshop

"The practical approach.  Then information is implementable.  Very well communicated."

"Very well done.  Most informative and realistic Management training I have received."

"Watching role plays and being given opportunity to solve problems with a peer was very helpful"

Presenter

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 Workshops
Standard Price: $295.00 + GST

Registration process

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.
Upon completion of your registration, you will receive an automated confirmation email. If you have any issues or questions about your booking, please contact Nathalie van Dort on 06 878 3456 or email: nathalie@grow.co.nz

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 $50.00 per attendee plus GST 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). You will be sent the event's materials upon request.

Delegates are responsible for their own travel/accommodation bookings and no compensation will be made should the event be rescheduled or cancelled.

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.

For more information see our full Terms of Trade.

Further Details

Morning tea and lunch are included.

Vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free options will be available. In an effort to keep the price as low as possible, other special dietary requirements are unable to be catered for. You are however welcome to bring your own snacks and lunch.

Post-Event Takeaway Reference Material

In line with our sustainability objectives, conference presentations will not be distributed in hard copy but will instead be available via a weblink to be advised via email following the conference.

Commitment to Access and Equity

We are committed to access and equity and endeavour to meet the needs of all delegates. Please contact our team at 06 878 3456 if you require special assistance. In order to assist us in understanding delegate needs, please advise your access requirements as early as possible. Request at late notice may not be able to be met.

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CONTACT US

For further details, please contact:
Nathalie van Dort at nathalie@grow.co.nz or
Phone: 06 878 3456