140 - The Plight of Middle Management: The Art of Managing Up

Tuesday, September 26
2:35 PM–3:50 PM

Location: Room 217

Days: Tuesday, 26 September
Track: Professional Development
Session Type: Education Session

Middle management is often the most difficult position to navigate within an organization. You are both a boss and a direct report. Although managing down effectively helps ensure productivity of your employees, managing up, although sometimes more difficult, is important to the success of both your career and your work program. Learn strategies of managing up from a fellow middle manager and hear how successful (or not) they are from a former director of parks.

CEU Credits: 0.1

Learning Outcomes:
Understand 10 strategies for managing up
Identify the pitfalls of Managing up from a Director of Parks
3.Gain a better understanding of the importance of the role of middle manager