Suspension of Services

The Department of Enterprise Services will suspend certain services starting July 1 in the unlikely event the Legislature does not enact state budgets before July 1. View more information...

Class / Schedule

Leadership Development

Leading an Inspired Workforce Part 1: How NOT to Micromanage (1 Day)

You will explore how you can motivate staff by giving them more authority and control over the work they do. You will learn techniques of building staff confidence and self-reliance by empowering staff while maintaining assurance for the quality of their work.

    Performance Objectives: Upon completion of this course you should be able to:

    • Understand the degrees of control and when each is appropriate to use.
    • Examine the consequences of not empowering employees.
    • Learn how to keep things under control without controlling people.
    • Avoid reverse delegation.
    • Increase management ‘leverage’ by defining work in terms of outcomes.
    • Hold empowered people accountable for results.
    • Communicate in an empowering way.

    Competencies covered in this course: Communication effectiveness

      Intended Audience: Supervisors, Managers and HR Professionals.

      Scheduled Class Location and Dates
      City Facility Date and Time Course Cost Cancel Date Instructor
      Olympia Enterprise Services, Department. of
      1500 Jefferson Street E
      Olympia, WA 98501
      • Jul 6 2017 8:00am-4:30pm
      $175.00 Mon, 06/19/2017 - 17:00 Rick Lynch