Blue Ox Business Academy - 2024 Supervisor Advantage

Thursday, May 16, 2024

Description


A POWERFUL program to develop the skills and confidence needed to manage high-performing teams.

Looking for a time-effective workshop to grow as a successful supervisor? Through two full days packed with tools and techniques, participants will learn the functional skills of effective management and supervision. This program is ideal for newly promoted supervisors as well as those looking to brush up their skills alongside other area businesses. Facilitated in person both days by Bruce Miles of Big River Group, the first session will begin on May 16th.

DON’T WAIT TO REGISTER! Cost is $755 per person and is limited to 32 Chamber members. Zoom will be provided if needed. Deadline to register is May 10th (or sooner if the class is filled), and fees include The Leader’s Window book, class materials, and lunch both days. Through the support of Anderson Brothers Construction, scholarships (25% discount) are available upon request to very small businesses and nonprofit organizations with fewer than 5 employees.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND

  • Business owners, leaders & managers
  • Newly promoted supervisors
  • Those pursuing new ideas & techniques



DAY 1: MAY 16, 8AM – 4PM

Morning: Leadership & Better Supervision of Employees
Leadership Traits & Styles, Supervising Diverse Teams & Former Peers, Management vs. Leadership

Afternoon: Interviewing & Developing High Performance Teams
Effective Recruiting, Interviewing, Supervision for Increased Accountability, Recognition & Retention Strategies


DAY 2: MAY 21, 8AM – 4PM

Morning: Increasing Employee Engagement & Accountability
Employee Engagement, SMART Goals, Performance Reviews, Terminations

Afternoon: Reducing Conflict & Dealing with Difficult Employees
Team Building & Pitfalls, Diagnosing & Diffusing Conflict, Managing Difficult Employees, Course Capstones & Certificate Presentation



UNLEASH YOUR TALENT
Cost to attend is $755 per person for two full days. Deadline to register is May 10, 2024 or sooner (class size limited to 32). Pay with credit card or invoice. 


SCHOLARSHIPS
A 25% discount is available to small businesses (2-5 employees) and non-profits with financial limitations. Just ask.

COMMITMENT
Individuals are required to attend both full days. Applicants need to review their schedules to make sure that they can attend all of the sessions prior to applying.


APPLICATION PROCESS
Click "
Register" to complete the application process by May 10, 2024. Send questions to Paula Chapulis at BlueOx@BrainerdLakesChamber.com. Class size is limited to the first 32 registrations received. The program will fill quickly, so don't delay.

TAKE IT FROM OUR GRADUATES

  • "It was the best training I've ever attended in my 12 years of being a supervisor! Thank you Bruce!"
  • "I loved how Bruce would introduce a subject and then immediately jump to role play. That helped me cement it in my mind."
  • "We were able to learn new skills and apply them while in session to real-life situations and utilize the feedback of other leaders to help determine solutions."


ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR
Dr. Bruce Miles is the owner & CEO of the Big River Group. He has also been an Assistant Professor & taught Graduate & Doctoral coursework in the areas of leadership, research, planning, finance & personnel. He is a national-level presenter and trainer in the areas of strategic planning, organizational improvement, organizational conflict & difficult employees.

ABOUT THE BLUE OX BUSINESS ACADEMY
With support from Anderson Brothers Construction, the Blue Ox Business Academy delivers local, affordable, and high-quality training that strengthens our community by helping businesses succeed. By investing in yourself or your employees, you achieve the highest possible returns in enhanced skills, confidence, and job satisfaction. Blue Ox trainers are professional presenters with engaging personalities and real-world experience. Participants make great peer connections and leave with tools and ideas to immediately put into action.


QUESTIONS?
Any questions about the program or application process can be directed to Paula Chapulis at BlueOx@BrainerdLakesChamber.com or 218-822-7113.

Pricing

$755 PER PERSON
Fees include The Leader’s Window book, class materials, and lunch both days. 


Deadline to register is May 10, 2024 or sooner (class size limited to 32). Pay with credit card or invoice.

SCHOLARSHIPS
A 25% discount is available to small businesses (2-5 employees) and non-profits with financial limitations. Just ask.

CTC Meeting Room, Brainerd Lakes Chamber
224 W. Washington St.
Brainerd, MN 56401 United States
Event Contact
Paula Chapulis
(218) 822-7113
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Thursday, May 16, 2024

May 16th and 21st, 8am to 4pm (lunch provided).

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