MGT 120 | Transitioning from Tactical Manager to Strategic Leader


April 6, 2023

Start Time

9:00 am

End Time

12:30 pm



Event Type

Nonprofit University

Registration Details

Members: $95
Non-Members: $120


Being strategic involves setting the path for the organization. Moving away from operations and into a strategic role requires spending less time on day-to-day issues and more time looking ahead. Participants in this course will learn how to be more strategic, effectively coach employees to increase performance, and help staff identify and grow into their fullest potential.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this course, you will be able to:
  • Distinguish between tactical and strategic ways of thinking.
  • Recognize your leadership style and explain in what circumstances it works best.
  • Describe how to incorporate coaching into daily contact with employees.

Course Modules

Recognizing and Developing Your Strategic Leadership Skills
  • Defining your leadership style
  • Understanding differences in tactical and strategic supervision
  • Assessing and honing your strategic leadership skills
Coaching Employees
  • Understanding the coaching process
  • Coaching high performers as well at those needing to improve performance
Setting Career Goals and Mapping Career Paths
  • Using a leadership development model
  • Assessing employee potential
  • Developing performance development goals

Registration Note

Due to a system update, you may encounter a pop-up blocker while registering for upcoming programs. To be sure your registration processes correctly, please be sure your browser allows pop-ups for the GCN Portal. Click here for instructions.


tracey knight
Tracey Knight

Share This Event:

You might also be interested in these events

Strategies for Eliminating Bias and Creating a Culture of Inclusion Bundle

Learn practical concepts for developing trust, workplace inclusiveness, culturally responsive programs, and more.
October 24, 2023
9:00 AM

Strategies for Eliminating Bias in Nonprofit Organizations

Learn practical concepts for developing trust, workplace inclusiveness, and culturally responsive programs.
October 24, 2023
9:00 AM