Get the core skills of a manager without taking ages

Getting the opportunity to move into managing always has challenges. Often new managers are not trained in areas such as business communication skills, which can lead to confusion or small mistakes. But accurate training can turn that problem area into an opportunity.

The managing role does not just focus on delegation or managing tasks. At this level managing people and implementing strategies becomes a vital part of your leadership in an organisation. This means that communicating effectively within the framework of your organisation is a core skill for any manager.

Proper training will allow you to distinguish between when different channels of communication are appropriate. You will also gain the reading, research and writing skills for this level. On top of this a good training programme will also give you a detailed breakdown of how you can compile the business documentation using all these skills.

By putting all of these things together in one neat training package, the idea is that the supposed “negative” effect of receiving a promotion will allow you to function at a much higher level. Your own productivity, accuracy and professionalism will increase. And as we all know, the advantages you bring to your organisation often translate into advantages for you. So get the training that can give you further opportunities for success.

"At this level managing people and implementing strategies becomes a vital part of your leadership in an organisation"

A Business Communication programme is offered through The IIE's Varsity College Part-Time as well as other various short learning programmes certified by The Independent Institute of Education (The IIE). All of these short learning programmes have been designed specifically for working adults. In other words, you can fit the classes around your already busy schedule.

The IIE's Varsity College, an educational brand of The IIE. The IIE is registered as a Private Higher Education Institution with the Department of Higher Education Training under the Higher Education Act, Act 101 of 1997. The IIE is South Africa’s largest independent provider of tertiary education.

If you’re interested in this programme, or any other programme please contact us at The IIE's Varsity College.

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