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Florida Gulf Coast University
10501 FGCU Blvd S.
Fort Myers, FL. 33965-6565

Phone: (239) 590-1006
Fax:     (239) 590-1066

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FGCU Florida Institute of Government Presents "Meeting the Challenges of the Middle Manager" Workshop

WHO     FGCU Florida Institute of Government, for managers and employees from both the private and public sectors

WHAT     "Meeting the Challenges of the Middle Manager" full-day workshop from the Florida Institute of Government. The seminar addresses the skills needed to be successful in the multitasking role of middle manager. The course teaches ability alone is not sufficient for success. Middle managers are knowledgeable about their organization and they know how to get things done. Often, they are asked to translate top management's ideas into workable solutions. Middle managers understand the needs of front line workers and bring important issues to the attention of top managers. Middle managers plan, initiate and implement programs, and they motivate and direct employees while always balancing the fine line between the two. Ava Fluty is instructor.

WHEN     8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Friday, June 3

WHERE     Broadcast Building 111

WHY     To learn how to:
     Understand the management process

     Examine responsibility versus authority

     Motivate the work force

     Navigate the chain of command

     Build effective teams

     Create strategies for problem solving

     Produce results through others

     Use communication techniques effectively

COST     $79

CONTACT     Joanne Hartke at (239) 590-7815 or

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