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College of Charleston/Blackbaud Leadership Training: Coachee Registration

The College of Charleston, in partnership with Blackbaud, Inc. is offering an excellent opportunity for local professionals to discuss challenging management situations and “difficult conversations,” and receive one-on-one feedback from Blackbaud executives regarding soft skills and management style.

The day's schedule will consist of round table discussions, followed by individual feedback, and a full group case debrief facilitated by Blackbaud’s Director of Leadership Development, Elayne Sheridan, who has facilitated similar programs for corporate and government clients of Harvard Business Publishing.

This event is intended for new managers, those who oversee new managers, or anyone who struggles with giving constructive feedback.

Learning objectives include:

  • Typical misconceptions of new managers
  • Perils of relying too much on past strengths
  • Recognizing the nuances of a management environment
  • Managing upward
  • Using and building a network within a new management role
  • Creating a unified team
  • Giving difficult feedback

Participants will have the opportunity to review an interesting and engaging case study prior to the event.

Program cost of $60 includes:

  • Case Study
  • Lunch
  • Full day of management development, including one-on-one coaching sessions with personal mentor
Dates:October 27, 2017 Check for other dates
Meets:F from 9:00 AM to 3:30 PM
Location:College of Charleston North Campus 243
Mentorship is open to senior level managers. The registration fee is $75.00.
Cost includes:
  • Two hours of training on contemporary coaching techniques (Oct. 19)
  • Case Study
  • Lunch
  • Collaboration with other coaches
  • Full day of practicing coaching techniques, including two one-on-one sessions coaching an assigned manager-level participant

The $75.00 coaching fee will be waived for senior managers who register 5 or more entry-level/middle management participants.

If you are interested in registering as a coach, please complete the following form: Coach Information Form

Sorry, we are no longer accepting registrations for this course. Please contact our office to find out if it will be rescheduled, or if alternative classes are available.

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