How to Manage People


Basic Training Boot Camp for First-Time Managers

The number one reason people leave a job is their supervisor. Learn the essential tools and techniques vital to understanding employee behavior and motivation, handling problems with discipline and productivity, and becoming a fair and effective supervisor.

Who should attend this class?

  • People who need to know how to deal with the problems from their employees
  • Those who are supervising people for the first time
  • Owners/managers who are experiencing high turnover
  • People who are uncomfortable with disciplining and negotiating with employees

Additional Info.

Upon completion of the class, participants will know how to:

  • Understand and influence the cultural and performance dynamics of the workplace through effective management
  • Increase job satisfaction and get the most out of your employees
  • Effectively manage employees to their maximum potential
  • Develop insight and strategies that lead to positive workplace culture
  • Evaluate their workplace to determine if they are maximizing performance
  • Identify opportunities for improvement
  • Develop and implement an action plan to attain desired results

Upcoming Courses

No programs available

All programs of the UGA SBDC are open to the public on a non-discriminatory basis. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance.