Course Catalog

Essentials of Supervising Scientists & the Technical Staff

In just one day, learn the essential techniques for successfully leading scientists, engineers and other members of the technical staff. Perfect for supervisors and team leaders who want immediate and practical help in managing in a high-performance lab environment.

Course Details

Key Topics

  • Understand Your Role in Leading Professionals & Technical Teams
  • Motivate Innovative Professionals
  • Encourage Participation in Creative Teams
  • Establish a Positive Work Environment
  • Support Your People with Critical Project Resources
  • Delegate, Empower, Counsel & Coach Professionals
  • Manage Time Intelligently
  • Lead Team Problem-Solving Sessions
  • Develop Your Leadership Style
  • Communicate Vital Information Effectively
  • Deal with Conflicts & Personality Clashes
  • Create an Action Plan for Immediate Improvement

Information

In just one day, learn the essential techniques for successfully leading scientists, engineers and other members of the technical staff. Perfect for supervisors and team leaders who want immediate and practical help in managing in a high-performance lab environment.

Who Should Attend

For supervisors of scientists, engineers, and other technical staff members who want to strengthen their leadership skills.

Benefits

  • Learn the most effective management techniques available.
  • Motivate your staff for more creative output.
  • Improve your problem-solving abilities.
  • Encourage participation among staff members.
  • Establish a positive work atmosphere for maximum productivity.

Agenda

  • Understand Your Role in Leading Professionals & Technical Teams
  • Motivate Innovative Professionals
  • Encourage Participation in Creative Teams
  • Establish a Positive Work Environment
  • Support Your People with Critical Project Resources
  • Delegate, Empower, Counsel & Coach Professionals
  • Manage Time Intelligently
  • Lead Team Problem-Solving Sessions
  • Develop Your Leadership Style
  • Communicate Vital Information Effectively
  • Deal with Conflicts & Personality Clashes
  • Create an Action Plan for Immediate Improvement

Course Locations

Date

TBA

Check-in opens at 7:30 a.m. on the day of the course.

Course runs from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Register Via Mail

Venue

The course fee includes a course binder and a continental breakfast each day.

Five for Four! Register five people for one course, one person for five courses, or any combination in between and your fifth registration is free. Note: This discount is only available if you register by fax, mail or phone and mention this discount and may not be combined with any other offer.


Pricing
  Member Non-Member
Advanced $895 $1,095
Standard $1,095 $1,295

About the Instructor

  • Dr. David E. Gootnick

    is Managing Partner and Director of DAVID GOOTNICK ASSOCIATES, a New York-based management consulting firm, specializing in leadership development of scientists and engineers within technical organizations.