Jones Graduate School of Business

The Management Incubator

Available dates

Feb 25—26, 2020
2 days
Houston, Texas, United States
USD 1800
USD 900 per day

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About the course

From individual contributor to manager

The transition to management is a major career milestone. A milestone that recognizes your achievements and contributions to the organization and suggests others see in you the potential to lead. However, success in management is based on more than the technical or functional skills that have presented you with this opportunity. The Management Incubator is designed to build a strong foundation of core management skills to ensure your continued success. In this interactive, two-day program, Professor Brent Smith will utilize case-studies, group exercises, and extensive discussion to guide you through the state-of-the-science in management.

What to Expect

  • Overcome common pitfalls in transitioning to management
  • Becoming a manager: What are the new rules?
  • Getting each employee to bring their best to work
  • Managing individual performance by setting clear, appropriate expectations
  • What makes for a compelling direction for your team?
  • Managing the boundary between your organization and your team

Who should attend

Junior managers, first-time supervisors, and those who are preparing for their first management responsibility.

Trust the experts

Brent Smith

Professor Brent Smith, Ph.D. is currently Senior Associate Dean of the Jones Graduate School of Business at Rice University. Prior to his current academic appointments, he was a member of the faculty at London Business School and Cornell University where he taught in the School of Industrial and ...

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Available dates

Feb 25—26, 2020
2 days
Houston, Texas, United States
USD 1800
USD 900 per day

Disclaimer

Coursalytics is an independent platform to find, compare, and book executive courses. Coursalytics is not endorsed by, sponsored by, or otherwise affiliated with Jones Graduate School of Business.

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