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Improving your management style


Cost: Free

As a manager of a horticulture enterprise you are responsible for overseeing and managing all operations. Is includes everything from the cultivation, production, and distribution of crops.

Your role encompasses a range of tasks related to business management, strategic planning, and horticultural practices such as financial management, budgeting, marketing, and sales. You may develop business plans, set goals, and establish strategies to maximize productivity and profitability, coordinate activities related to crop production, greenhouse management, pest control, and plant quality assurance.

To do all of this successfully, it is important to develop a strong management style. Whether you lead a team of staff or you work alone, improving your management skills will increase your chances of future business success. Join us on this one day management course led by Neville Stein to take your skills to the next level.

This informative and interactive course will cover the following topics;

  • Critical thinking
  • Creating an innovative culture
  • Developing assertiveness
  • Giving and obtaining feedback

Key learning objectives:

  • Understand how the use of management tools such as continuous improvement, just in time and marginal gains can drive your business forward
  • Gain skills to managing difficult behaviour and managing conflict & how to change behaviour
  • Establish tools to develop you and your team

Neville is an experienced management tutor. He has gained an MBA from the University of East Anglia and in addition to providing consultancy he is an associate tutor for the Institute of Management and Leadership programmes, an assessor for the management units on the RHS MHort and lectures in horticultural management on the Kew Diploma.

Dates and venues

22 March 2024, 09:30 - 16:00
Royal Oak, Welshpool, SY21 7DG, Welshpool, SY21 7DG

Cost: Free

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