Coaching for Leaders and Managers

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When: Thur., Oct. 27 @ 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Host: Center for Corporate Education
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Audience: Alumni, Business community
Address: 301 W. Main Street Richmond, VA

This workshop is great for managers, supervisors and leaders who want to strengthen their skills and empower their staff. You’ll learn a structured approach to coaching that can be applied to common workplace situations. By attending this session, participants will be better able to:

  • Learn to distinguish when to use coaching vs other approaches
  • Gain two important coaching skills that results in effectively connecting with and empowering others
  • Discover how your coaching skills can affect communication, collaboration, leadership, consensus-building and client service
  • Work on the four most common situations that benefit from coaching and learn how to approach each
  • Practice coaching other participants about real challenges

"This was a great experience and I am so glad that I came. As a manager with very little supervision or guidance, it was very comforting to know I am on the right track. It gave me more confidence in myself and my abilities." -- Previous student 

"I am walking away with new skills. The methods that were taught will help me be an even better leader" -- Previous student 

Date and Time: April 19, 2023, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Location: This course will run in person, at the VCU School of Business.

Fees: $395 due in full at registration. Fees include the cost for the materials and online learning platform access, parking and lunch.

Discounts: A 10% discount is available at registration to:

  • Anyone who registers 30 days before class starts
  • VCU alumni and VCU/VCUHS employees
  • State employees of Virginia

Group discounts are also available, please contact for more information. Discounts cannot be combined.

Ann V. Deaton, PhD, PCC -  Strategic Partner & Faculty at Lodestar Trauma-Informed Coaching and Consulting

Ann V. Deaton, PhD, PCC
Strategic Partner & Faculty at Lodestar Trauma-Informed Coaching and Consulting

Facilitator with Center for Corporate Education
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