Please contact S A Partners for more details. GET IN TOUCH

First-time Manager

First-time Manager, the Essential Skills you should Master

S A Partners can run this course in-house at your own organisation for the UK, Ireland and US regions only. Please contact Mick Moreton for further details.

Managing people is both a huge responsibility and a great honour. For the first-time manager, making the transition from being an individual contributor to a manager can be a dramatic shift. A common mistake organizations make is to promote high performing individuals into the role of manager, assuming that their track record of success alone will assist them in making this shift. The reality is that the skills that served a person as an individual may not serve him or her as a manager.

Another pitfall for first-time managers is that without proper support and development, they misjudge their role or become paralyzed from fear of doing the wrong thing. Additionally, they may not receive adequate training to prepare them for their new role. For these reasons, a staggering amount of first-time managers fail to accomplish their goals and develop meaningful relationships with their people within the first year of being promoted, which means bright and promising people are promoted into positions they’re not ready for and then are left to chart their own course.

First-time Manager Overview

This brochure gives an overview on the content of the First Time manager workshop

First-time Manager White Paper

This white paper covers the essential skills every First-Time Manager should master

Meet the First Time Manager Team

face shot of Gary Griffiths in black and white
Robin Jaques
Image of mick moreton
Image of Juliette Packham
About
About
About

Find out how S A Partners started, and meet the team.

Insights
Insights
Insights

Discover our latest thinking in Enterprise Excellence through our webinars, white papers and news articles.

Success Stories
Success Stories
Success Stories

Our customers are at the heart of our business – find out what they think about working with S A Partners.

S A Partners Academy

S A Partners Academy

Find out how we can support your Leadership & Continuous Improvement Programmes.

Enterprise Excellence Consulting

Enterprise Excellence Consulting

Supporting your organisation to achieve Enterprise Excellence.

Shingo

Shingo

Supporting your Shingo Journey - delivering workshops and Shingo Prize guidance.

Our Latest Thinking

Our Latest Thinking

Find out more about our latest publications and articles on Enterprise Excellence.