Sean is the Head of People Operations at Blue Array, the UK’s largest specialist SEO agency. With 11 years working in the SEO industry, Sean has overseen the growth of Blue Array from a five person team to a fully operational 45+ person company.
Sean is particularly passionate about creating a great place to work through establishing a strong culture, values and people development programmes.
Who should attend this course?
Those new to or with limited experience of line management, or perhaps those that want a refresher on some of the key topics.
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This course will help introduce those new to line or team management roles with the tools they need to develop their employees effectively. The day will be interactive with various group exercises to get everyone sharing their ideas and experiences.
Most importantly, attendees will walk away with various practical takeaways that they can immediately apply to the management-elements of their roles when they return to the office.
The day will include a mix of theory, group activities and discussions. The main topics covered will include:
Intro to management
- Responsibilities as a manager
- Why are managers important?
- Common challenges
- Good vs bad managers
- Application in certain situations
- Understanding your strengths/style
- Personality type models
- Developing empathy and emotional intelligence
Communication and feedback
- Difficult conversations
- Reward, recognition and motivation
- Building trust
- Creating psychological safety
- Goal setting
- Performance coaching
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Why Train with BrightonSEO
Experts, not Trainers
We won’t waste your time sitting you in front of full time trainers who haven’t got their hands dirty for god knows how long; we get experts from different fields of the industry on board to give you the information they know works, not just the theory of what’s supposed to.
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Most training providers are looking for a course they can run month after month, week after week, so they end up being general and catch-all. Not our courses … they’re more detailed and in-depth than you’ll find anywhere else.
You Drive the Agenda
We don’t drive the agenda, you do. Before each training course, we ask what you want to be taught, and we actually listen. All the workshops we run have been selected because they’re the most commonly requested training subjects useful to you.
The group sizes are ideal, more than a handful to offer a bit of diversity and substance to the day, but small enough that the training can remain hands-on and personal, making sure all questions are directly answered.
The Perfect Duration
The day runs from 9.30-4.00 to keep it punchy. Any longer than that and it starts to drag, any shorter and you’re not able to properly sink your teeth into what you’re covering. Don’t worry, you’ll also get plenty of breaks to network.
Proper Food & Drink
There’s a couple of coffee breaks, morning and afternoon, and we also provide a proper lunch. That’s right, we’re talking real food with beer and wine rather than soggy sandwiches or mush slopped from a tray.