Great leadership skills don’t just show up with a job title. A talented employee that has been promoted to a team lead, supervisor, or manager position deserves to be given the proper tools to success in their new leadership role. START involves the understanding of SwOt Analysis, Training, Action, Reinforcement, and Trust. Avoid setting your leadership team up for failure and offer meaningful training opportunities as an investment tool for them and for your business.
If you have been promoted to Supervisory role, you know that going from peer to supervisor can be extremely challenging. Often, there is not much guidance on what to expect, what to do, and how to adjust your mindset. This session will give you an over of the basics so that you can jump in without as many questions, surprises, and frustrations.
Deborah Jenkins is a workforce and leadership trainer, keynote speaker, business management consultant, executive coach, and writer, who helps entrepreneurial organizations of any size or industry to leverage their corporate culture advancement through development of their leadership and human capital assets.
In addition to having a Bachelor’s Degree in Human Resource Management and Professional Certifications from renowned organizations including a SHRM-CP from the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) and a PHR from the Human Resource Certification Institute (HRCI), she has over 25 years of real world experience in human resource management, business consulting, and training and development in a variety of industries including higher education, manufacturing, construction, accounting, telecommunications, retail, health care, fitness, government, union, and nonprofits. She serves her clients by using her expertise in leadership growth and development, teamwork and collaboration, change management, emotional intelligence and agility philosophies utilizing neuroscience principles, employee engagement, motivation and innovation, problem-solving using critical thinking skills, and most passionately, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion.
Deborah is also an Authorized Everything DiSC® Partner, offering her clients the valuable personality assessments and solutions that address personal tendencies, preferences, and approach agility. Further, she has been a active member and board member for SHRM local and state chapters as well as Toastmaster’s International local chapter. Deborah is a life-long Montanan and when she isn’t busy with her business, HR Solutions, LLC, she enjoys roaming the mountains with camping, hiking, and 4-wheeler adventures, tooling the lakes on her SeaDoo’s, tending to her yard and garden, entertaining family and friends, and indulging in meditative pi-yoga.