Management Development Program

Online

This program offers a strong focus on business success, leadership, and team development. New and seasoned managers will increase their ability to communicate, hold themselves and their teams accountable and produce high-value results for their organizations. Course participants will use the CliftonStrengths assessment to understand their own strengths and learn strengths-based approaches to teamwork. Students will apply strategies for managing employees in remote environments, and practice skills to adapt and thrive in times of change and foster a climate of diversity and inclusion. By the end of the course, participants will articulate a personal action plan to guide, coach, motivate and inspire individuals and teams.

Learning Outcomes

  • Demonstrate effective leadership and management strategies in contemporary work situations. 
  • Apply strengths-based leadership approaches to managing individuals and teams.
  • Use communication approaches grounded in coaching principles to foster professional growth.
  • Promote team development in rapidly evolving circumstances.
  • Form a personal action plan as a foundation for continued leadership development. 

Skills

  • Strengths-based leadership for individual and team development
  • Complex problem-solving 
  • Aligning actions with high-value business results 
  • Promoting accountability
  • Communication, virtually and in-person
  • Navigating change and ambiguity
  • Team development
CEUs
1.8
Section Number
212MGD165
Instruction Method
Online class

Section Notes

The Management Development Program will meet for three class sessions through Zoom on Tuesdays, 9am - 4pm PST, on the following dates:

October 12

October 19

October 26

Students will receive an email with login information to access the course the day before the first class.

Students are expected to participate in Zoom class meetings with working video and audio. Microphones should be turned off when not participating. Students are expected to remain engaged during class and conduct themselves professionally. Students can check their Zoom readiness by visiting https://zoom.us/test

Students will receive the UC Davis CPE Management Development Certificate for completing all three class sessions in the program. This program does not have grades.

Enrollment Policies

Refund Deadlines:

For FULL Refund (less $30 fee), student must submit a withdrawal request prior to the start of the first class.

For 50% Refund (less $30 fee), student must submit a withdrawal request by close of business the day after the first class session.

Technical Requirements

Students will need Internet access and the ability to join Zoom class meetings with video and audio. Students can check their technical readiness for Zoom at https://zoom.us/test