Management Training

Front-line managers can have the single largest impact on your organization. A good (or bad) manager affects employee performance and satisfaction, productivity, efficiency, turnover, and the overall health of any organization. If your company is in business to make a profit, it goes without saying that investing in training is a smart move.

The Lakeland Chamber of Commerce recognizes the need for its members to identify high-potential future leaders and provide professional development training designed to cultivate a pool of qualified leaders who are prepared to fill mid-level management roles.

That is why, the Lakeland Chamber will be hosting a 7-week management training course lead by Emily Rogers Consulting + Coaching, to provide leadership development training to emerging leaders in the business community. To secure your place, please click here.

This  7-week  program will provide participants with the following skills:

·         Introduction to High-performance Leadership

·         Understanding your Leadership Style

·         Developing Highly-Functioning Teams

·         Managing & Resolving Conflict through Improved Communication

·         Creating Intelligent Change

·         Managing Workplace Stress

·         Cultivating a Conscious Culture

Expert Presenter:

As a business consultant, executive coach and retreat facilitator, Emily strategically advises and supports businesses, teams and individuals in growing and realizing their full potential in purposeful and balanced ways. Prior to starting her business in 2013, as President & Chief Growth officer of IEG (a WPP co, now ESP Properties), she advised Fortune 100 brands, professional sports teams, entertainment properties and global nonprofits on how to form mutually beneficial strategic alliances. Described by the The Ledger as bringing a "fresh face to leadership", Emily authors a monthly column intended to inspire leadership excellence. She is a sought after speaker that has presented keynote presentations and workshops throughout North America, Europe and Asia. In 2013, Emily joined the faculty of Polk State Corporate College as an adjunct instructor teaching leadership development courses. 

Class Information:

Tuesday September 11, 2018, 3 hr orientation, 1-4pm

September 18, 2018, 2-4pm
October 9, 2018, 2-4pm
October 30, 2018, 2-4pm
November 6, 2018, 2-4pm
November 29, 2018, 2-4pm *Thursday class
December 4, 2018, 2-4pm


Cost to Attend:
Members: $350 per attendee. To secure your place, please click here.
Non-members: $500 per attendee. To secure your place, please click here.
Class Location:
Lakeland Chamber of Commerce
35 Lake Morton Dr
Lakeland, FL 33801

For more information, contact:
Darla Sechrest Pettaway
Chief Development Officer
(863)688-8551, Ext. 228
dsechrest@lakelandchamber.com