Blanchard Management Essentials ®
For first-time managers in tech and engineering
Accelerate Your Managers’ Success
Turn new managers into inspiring leaders. Equip them with the skills to communicate effectively, set goals, be empathetic, give feedback and lead their teams to success.
Virtual Learning With Human Connection
Multi-company cohorts of people with shared skills
Collaborate with peers on common objectives
Belong to a community for continuous engagement
Live hands-on workshop-style virtual sessions
Learn from your industry’s top trainers
Accelerate Your Managers’ Success With a Transformative Management Training Program
Most new managers struggle, and the cost of that is significant: high turnover, low morale, subpar productivity, and more. It’s because most don’t receive the essential management skills training to succeed.
For that, Blanchard developed a transformational leadership training program for new managers aimed to sharpen the essential skills needed to build positive relationships with team members, inspire engagement, and drive productivity. The program covers the essence of management skills training: the right mindset, core conversations, and communication skills needed to build positive relationships and make everyone more productive.
Ideal for new managers in tech and engineering, it gives your emerging leaders the necessary tools and training to become leaders who achieve the exceptional.
Blanchard training inspires managers at
"Blanchard's program will help an entire generation of new leaders get off to a winning start"
Karen Adams, President and CEO
Alberta Pension Services
Skills you'll gain
The Right Mindset
Create skilled managers who knows how to support, motivate, and empower their team members so they can achieve the extraordinary.
Use a highly effective framework for understanding the important conversations needed to manage people and performance.
With our communication essentials, managers learn how to have purposeful conversations that create positive, productive relationships.
Live group of multicompany professionals
8 hours of live training, 2 hours per week
Curated groups of like-minded professionals
Highly interactive video conferencing sessions
Intimate cohorts of only 12 members
Class schedule and syllabus
Meet your trainer
Mark Christensen is a Consulting Partner for The Ken Blanchard Companies®. His personable, fun, and practical style creates an engaging and hands-on learning experience.
Mark trains and coaches on leadership skills, leadership as a strategy, leading change, team development, senior leadership teams, coaching, and frontline leadership, and his programs and tools have been growing and benefiting leaders around the world since 1984
Mark has worked with companies such as Google, YouTube, Tektronix, SITA, Microsoft and more
The Ken Blanchard Companies
The Ken Blanchard Companies & Blanchard International Israel is a global leader in workplace learning, productivity, performance, and leadership effectiveness solutions. For more than 40 years, Blanchard has been training millions of the world’s best managers. Based on years of research and experience, Blanchard offers simple models and powerful truths that are easy to remember, easy to use, and can be applied immediately.