Developing personal effectiveness and interpersonal effectiveness in corporate managers by instilling the principles of self-management.


The corporate organizations of today operate in a dynamic and competitive global environment. Whilst business profitability was the critical concern in the past, business sustainability has now become the critical issue. To meet business sustainability, corporate organizations need effective and efficient corporate managers who play a critical role in ensuring growth and development in an organization. Corporate managers need to be equipped with self-management skills that will add value to their performance and productivity. This workshop introduces corporate managers to the 10 tools for self-management to help them become more effective and efficient managers.


10 Tools for Highly Effective Managers

Is a Four-day programme that aims to help managers and business owners to use a holistic approach to attend matters and improve their area of weaknesses, using activity-oriented and experiential learning environment. The simulated management activities provide perfect setting to encourage participation and active learning, Among the highlights of the workshop was the boardroom experience using famous TV live series: 'The Apprentice' and 'You are Fired' to understand more on the strengths and weaknesses of each member of their team including themselves in a given project management scenario.

  • 10 Tools for Highly Effective Managers
  • How to Lead Your People
  • How to Think Strategically
  • How to Solve Problems & Make Effective Decisions
  • How to Manage Time
  • How to Stay Stressfree & Well
  • How to Build Great Teams
  • How to Communicate & Interpersonalise
  • How to Delegate & Empower
  • How to Encourage Innovation & Creativity
  • How to Focus on Results through Your People


  • Understand and develop skills necessary for new managers/supervisors
  • Learn the importance of managing with strategic thinking
  • Learn how to set goals and plan effectively and efficiently
  • Develop ability to establish a customer focus in management
  • Develop positive interpersonal techniques for better people relationships
  • Improve their ability to make higher quality decisions
  • Apply concepts of team building, team performance and motivation
  • Learn how to establish and maintain time management techniques
  • Understand the role of stakeholders and learn techniques of stakeholder management
  • Understand how to develop productive communication techniques
  • Understand the importance of performance standards, goals and objectives
  • Develop improvement plans to accomplish work and improve performance


Course Content of 10 Tools for Highly Effective Managers

Day 1

How To Lead Your People

  • Definition of a Leader
  • Definition of a Manager
  • Difference between a Leader and a Manager
  • Tomorrow's Company versus Yesterday's Company
  • The Leader of a Tomorrow's Company
  • 6 Leadership Styles
  • Attributes of Leaders
  • Leadership Tension

How To Think Strategically

  • Strategic Thinking Defined
  • 4 Levels of Strategic Thinking
  • The Strategy/Operations Relationship
  • Strategic Thinking Leading to Strategic Management
  • 3 Ws and 2 Hs

How to Solve Problems & Make Effective Decisions

  • 5 Key Steps in decision-making
  • The ADADA Model
  • Barriers to Effective Decision-Making
  • The "Ishikawa" Model in Problem-Solving
  • Man-Method-Material-Machine
  • Basic Steps & Rules in Problem-Solving

Day 2

How to Manage Time

  • Recording Time
  • Analyzing Time
  • Planning Time
  • Managing your Roles and not your Time
  • The Yearly Planner
  • The Weekly Worksheet
  • The Daily Work Plan
  • Checklist for effective use of time

How to Stay Stressfree & Well

  • Two Types of Stress
  • Signs & Symptoms of Stress
  • How to Manage Stress
  • Type 'A' and Type 'B' Personality
  • Managing Your Health

How to Build Great Teams

  • Actively Building Relationships
  • Encouraging and Stimulating Others
  • Wide Range of Incentives
  • Evaluating and Enhancing People's Capabilities
  • Respect for views and actions of others
  • Sensitively to the needs and feelings
  • Using power and authority
  • Setting objectives which are both achievable and challenging
  • Commitment to a specific course of action
  • Using a variety of techniques to promote morale and productivity
  • Communicating a Vision

Day 3

How to Communicate & Interpersonalise

  • How should I communicate?
  • Types of Non-Verbal Communication
  • Communication Skills
  • Presentation Skills: 6 Key Steps
  • Do's and Dont's on Delivery

How to Delegate & Empower

  • The Difference between Delegation and Empowerment
  • Why Delegation?
  • Benefits of Delegation
  • Reasons why people fail to delegate
  • Activities included in Delegation
  • A Process for Effective Delegation
  • Why is Empowerment Important?
  • Benefits of Empowerment
  • How to empower employees?
  • Guidelines for implementing and improving Empowerment
  • Specific Techniques that can be used to Empower a Workforce

Day 4

How to Encourage Innovation & Creativity

  • Can Creativity be taught?
  • Right Brain and Left Brain Thinking
  • How Creative Are You?
  • 8 Steps to Developing Creative Thinking Skills
  • 10 Barriers to Creativity
  • 12 Questions to Spur the Imagination
  • 8 Steps towards stimulating a creative environment

How to Focus on Result through Your People

  • Planning and Prioritizing
  • Focus on Objectives
  • Tackle Problems and Take Advantage of Opportunities
  • Set Objectives in Uncertain and Complex Situations
  • Focus Personal Attention on Specific Details
  • Striving for Excellence
  • Actively seek to do things better
  • Use change as an opportunity for improvement
  • Establish and Communicate High Expectations
  • Set Goals that are demanding of self and others
  • Benchmarking


The adage that “knowledge” is power holds very true in this industry. In order to maximize results we are constantly updating and upgrading ourselves. This commitment to ongoing skills development is one of the reasons we are success, the belief that there is a “better way to do things” is what motivates us each and every day. By aligning with us you are going to benefit from our years of expertise in real world scenarios. Classroom learning is great but there is no substitute to real world experience which is what we are bringing to the table.


Billionaire investor Warren Buffett said “price is what you pay but quality is what you get” and that expression is very true. With use we understand that your time is very valuable and you only want the best and most current industry related knowledge which is what we bring to the table.  Instead of giving you massive amounts of inaccurate or outdated information you get precisely what you want, the most current knowledge so you can make truly informed decisions that will directly impact productivity and your bottom line. When results are what you are looking for then the choice is clear, we are your partners in success.


Technology has revolutionized the way knowledge is disseminated in throughout the world, what use to take months or even years to reach the masses can be done in a few hours ! In order to remain relevant and viable we need to embrace innovations. The challenge with innovation is knowing when to implement it and what type of return you can expect from it. Instead of risking your time and resources we have the answers for you, Since we are at the vanguard of the industry whenever there is a fruitful innovation we will be there providing you with the information needed to make the right decision.


We understand you may have unique need so we provide a tailored made (bespoke for our U.K. friends) approach that will address your questions in the most conducive manner possible.  Respect to us means putting your interests, your needs at the forefront of our mind. You will see how genuine we are and that you not just “some customer” you are our partner in success just as much as we are your partner in success. We firmly believe in the “golden rule”, treat others with graciousness, courtesy and respect.  Come experience the difference that quality and respect makes and you will truly be amazed.

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