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Haslam College of Business

Reaching Your Leadership Potential

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This program presents fundamental tools for effectively managing the activities of other people. The program addresses issues that challenge new managers such as hiring, conducing performance reviews, dealing with problem employees, providing feedback and managing change.

Class size is limited in order to ensure interaction with faculty and fellow participants.

Key Benefits

  • Learn how to interview and select the right people for the job.
  • Understand the benefits of being positive and setting stretch goals.
  • Increase your ability to communicate and influence others through stories and humor.
  • Develop skills to effectively deal with all people and learn how to impact their behaviors and performance.
  • Learn to manage and anchor change.
  • Provide meaningful and effective performance reviews.


Cheryl Barksdale is the director of Leadership Development Programs for Executive MBA Programs within UT’s Haslam College of Business. She is also a Senior Lecturer, regularly teaching leadership and human resource management courses within Graduate and Executive Education and within the Departm...
Elaine Seat is on the faculty of the Management Department of the Haslam College of Business at the University of Tennessee. Elaine arrived in the Business School via an unusual path. She began her professional career designing machines as a licensed mechanical engineer and grew into roles as a c...