Supervision and Leadership Courses Begin Nov. 5
October 08, 2004

Supervision, leadership and professional development seminars and courses are being offered by the office of community and continuing education at Wor-Wic Community College at the college campus on the corner of Route 50 and Walston Switch Road in Salisbury.

“First Line Supervision: Keys to Success” is a new seminar that focuses on helping supervisors gain an understanding of workplace expectations, including communication and mediation skills and developing positive exemplary behaviors. The class will meet on Friday, Nov. 5, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Examine ways to avoid personal sabotage, personalizing situations, expecting perfection from others and blowing things out of proportion by taking “Positive Attitudes in the Workplace: Stop the Sabotage and Get the Negative Out.” The class will meet on Friday, Nov. 12, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

“The Supervisor’s Role in Resolving Conflict,” is a new seminar that focuses on recognizing conflict, mediation styles, when and how to get involved, and ultimately achieving collaboration and productivity. The class will meet on Friday, Nov. 19, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Another new course, “Supervising Spanish-Speaking Employees” is also being offered. This course is designed to help managers understand the cultural, religious and family values of Spanish-speaking workers in order to deal more effectively with workplace issues. The class will meet on Tuesdays, Nov. 16 through Dec. 7, from 6 to 8:30 p.m., at Parkside High School in Salisbury.

For more information, call (410) 334-2815 or (410) 641-4134.