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Be a Better Manager

Start Date Friday, 6th October 2017
Duration 1pm-4pm
Start & Finish Time 1pm-4pm
Trainer Mike Roche
Places 4
Location Cork Chamber of Commerce
Members Fee €50.00
Non-Members Fee €50.00


This programme is designed to equip managers with tools and techniques required to be more effective in their roles. Specific topics covered include:

• Roles and Responsibilities of a Manager
• Effective Communication
• Building and Engaging Effective Teams
• Leadership and Management Styles

Be Better @ Series are €50 each or 3 for €120


At the end of this programme, participants will be able to:

• List the roles and responsibilities of a manager.
• Demonstrate effective interpersonal communication skills.
• Outline the building blocks of effective teams.
• Identify the different approaches required to lead and manage a team effectively.


13:00 Welcome and General Overview of Programme

13:10Role of the Manager
• Qualities of an Effective Manager
• Role Assessment Exercise

13:45 Effective Communication
• Key Components
• How to get real understanding
• Barriers to Effective Communication

14:30 Break

14:45 Building and Engaging Effective Teams
• What is Effective Teamwork?
• Tuckman Model
• Belbin Team Roles

15:15 Leadership and Management Styles
• GRIPS Model of Effective Team Leadership
• Situational Leadership
• Manager versus Leader Presentation, Discussion, Individual and Group and Group Exercise.

15:45 Question and Answer Session

About this form

The purpose of this booking form is to gather profile information about participants on programmes funded by Skillnets from the National Training Fund through the Department of Education & Skills (DES). Only aggregated participant data will be reported to the DES.

As an ongoing quality control measure and to ensure the highest possible standard of training, courses may be inspected from time to time.


BiznetCork Skillnet is funded by member companies and the Training Networks Programme, an initiative of Skillnets funded from the National Training Fund through the Department of Education and Skills.

NDP - Education and Skills - Skillnets - Finuas

For further information please visit

Cork Chamber©, Fitzgerald House, Summerhill North, Cork, T23 TD90, Tel: (021) 4509044, Email:, Company Registration Number - 13918

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