International Management Development Seminar

Programs for Mid to Large sized Organizations
Presented by University of Riverside

Hampton Inn & Suites

Riverside, California, USA

Week 1

Morning Sessions:
9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Tea Break: 15 mins
11:15 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Lunch: 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Afternoon Session:  2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Monday
Project Management in Large Organizations – Dr. Paul Mahajan

To work together effectively on any project, everyone on the team needs to use a common language and have a clear understanding of all expectations. This unique seminar is designed for individuals  who serve on project management teams or those who simply want to know more about PM or are making the transition to project management. Those who are involved in projects but do not manage them such as subject matter experts and
team assignments.

Tuesday
Strategic Management Issues in Mid to Large Organizations – Dr. Sriram Rajagopalan

This course is designed to improve employee knowledge of strategic planning and management process to understand what senior management is thinking and why and increase your value to your organization. In addition, this course is designed to combine proven-by-practice methods with new insights and ideas from a wide range of current strategic thinking. Gain a wider perspective of management practice through breakout
sessions, exercises and case applications. Bring your strategic dilemmas to this program and get direction on analytical and organizational approaches.

Wednesday
Performance Improvement for Energy Based Industries – Dr. Raj Singh

This is the seminar that gives participants the ability to become a successful coach, close gaps between their teams potential and current performance and spur them to excellence. Managers who want to improve results and get higher performance from their team. This seminar experience includes intensive coaching labs team coaching sessions with hands-on skills practice to reinforce learning and application.

Thursday
Managing Projects with Diverse Employees – Dr. Virginia Green

Designed for midlevel and developing managers, the focus is on knowing yourself and how your behavior affects your own effectiveness and the actions of your team. You ll learn key components of team dynamics of diverse employees and how understanding individual goals, values, strengths and weaknesses can lead to more effective style of management and overall team performance.

Friday
Simi Valley- Ronald Reagan Presidential Library excursion

Saturday
Universal Studios Hollywood

Week 2

Morning Sessions:
9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Tea Break: 15 mins
11:15 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Lunch: 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Afternoon Session:2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Monday
Information Technology Management Issues in Mid to Large Organizations – Dr. Douglas Roberts

Your employees need the crucial skills to lead IT professionals, balance daily operations with ongoing improvements and link corporate strategy with IT strategy/implementation to enhance organizational profitability. In this powerful seminar, you will become familiar with the scope of IT management and learn how to build a strong IT management team. Identify and avoid IT management pitfalls and effectively manage quality.

Tuesday
Leading High Performance Teams – Dr. Michael Pickett

Leaders of technical professionals face a substantial challenge: to achieve successful task completion through positive work relationships, when interpersonal skills may be lacking. In this highly interactive seminar, you will learn how to build and lead a high performance team…measure and monitor progress…and move a team to high performance. IT and technical professionals, including team leaders, managers, directors and others who want
to enhance their team-building and leadership skills.

Wednesday
Total Quality Management in Developing Countries
and ISO 9001 Strategies – Dr. James Mahoney

Thursday
Financial Management for Mid-Level Managers – Dr. Francisca Beer

Friday
Oil & Gas Museum Trip in Los Angeles

Saturday
Disneyland

Cost: $7,500.00 USD