The 6 Critical Practices of Leading a Team

The role of the first-level leader has always been tough and today’s realities make the role even tougher. People skills typically account for 80 percent of success in this role. Yet many people are promoted because of their technical capabilities. Both new and experienced first-level leaders can struggle when it comes to excelling at leading teams in today’s workplace.

This course equips first-level leaders with the essential skills and tools to get work done with and through other people.   Participants will learn to:

  • Develop a leaders’ mindset
  • Engage team members
  • Set the team up for success
  • Create a culture of feedback
  • Lead the team through change
  • Manage their time and energy

This workshop will be delivered in 3-2.5 hr. modules on the following dates:

Dates Thursday, January 18, 2024
 Time:  9:00 am - 4:00pm
 Location: HR Training Room - Expressway Tower Room 208
 Facilitator:    Mary Stall, Senior HR Specialist, Organizational Effectiveness

This workshop counts as one elective for 
Manager Orientation.

Enroll Now via my.SMU>Employee Self Service, Learning and Development>Request Training Enrollment.  Enter Course Code "HR6CP".

Expressway Tower Parking Information:

Please note that construction has begun on the new aquatics center to the east of Expressway Tower and which was previously a AUP parking lot  This space is no longer available for parking. 

Visitors to Expressway Tower must now park in the AUP lots W1, W2, W3 to the north of Expressway Tower as designated on this map:

Note:  Those who park in the visitor parking spaces at Expressway Tower may be ticketed.