Workshop date: 11 May 2020

Location: Brisbane

Is this training for you?

This program builds on the time-tested secrets of “The New One Minute Manager” and introduces the conversations and skills first-time managers, and all managers, need to achieve success quickly and build positive relationships with their teams. Becoming a manager is one of the most challenging career transitions. Even managers with some experience may have never had formal training in the core skills and conversations which are critical to success.

Key Benefits

  • Keep the team focused and aligned to the priorities that are established;
  • Develop core conversation skills;
  • Build positive team dynamics and relationships with your team;
  • Utilise best practice management approaches to how you manage your team.

What will I learn?

The four core conversation skills. You will learn how to:

  • Listen to Learn – focus on what the other person is saying;
  • Inquire for Understanding – ask open ended questions focusing on moving forward;
  • Tell Your Truth – avoid blame or judgement as you focus on moving forward;
  • Express Confidence – highlight previous qualities and skills and offer support as needed.

Skills to practice. You will learn how to:

  • Set goals;
  • Praise – ensuring recognition is provided for correct behaviours and results;
  • Redirect – providing a path to shift back towards the standard required, when behaviours or results are not meeting expectations;
  • Wrap Up.

CDF Competencies

  • Live ACU’s Mission, Vision and Values
  • Communicate with Impact
  • Coach and Develop
  • Make Informed Decisions


Blanchard International

Register Now

Please register via Staff Connect no later than one week prior to the workshop.
Course code: 11289
For registration enquiries, email: or call Learning and Development, Human Resources on (02) 9465 9200.

Session Details

If the date and location of the workshop advertised is not convenient for you, you can now express your interest through the expression of interest link for any of the programs. You will be added to the registration list and the workshop will be scheduled in the specific campus or month when we have sufficient numbers.

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