Leading in a hybrid environment requires unique skills and strategies to effectively manage teams and drive success in the evolving workplace landscape. This course will equip leaders with the knowledge, tools, and insights to lead confidently and effectively in a hybrid work environment. Through interactive discussions, practical exercises, and real-world case studies, participants will learn how to foster collaboration, maintain team cohesion, and navigate the complexities of a blended remote and in-person work model.

In this course, participants will explore the challenges and opportunities of leading in a hybrid environment, understand the impact of remote work on productivity and engagement, and develop strategies to optimize team performance. They will learn techniques for effective communication, building trust, and fostering a culture of inclusivity and belonging. Participants will also gain insights into managing virtual teams, promoting work-life integration, and leveraging technology for seamless collaboration.

Key Topics Covered:

  • Introduction to leading in a hybrid environment: Understanding a hybrid work model's unique characteristics and dynamics.
  • Navigating challenges and opportunities: Identifying and addressing the challenges and opportunities associated with hybrid work.
  • Building trust and fostering collaboration: Building trust, maintaining team cohesion, and promoting effective collaboration in a hybrid setting.
  • Effective communication in a hybrid context: Developing clear and inclusive communication practices to ensure alignment and engagement.
  • Managing remote teams: Techniques for managing and motivating remote team members, fostering virtual engagement, and setting clear expectations.
  • Inclusivity and belonging in a hybrid workplace: Creating an inclusive environment where all team members feel valued and connected.

Throughout the course, participants will engage in practical exercises, case studies, and group discussions to apply the concepts and techniques of leading in a hybrid environment. By the end of this course, participants will have the knowledge, tools, and mindset to lead confidently, foster collaboration, and drive success in a hybrid work environment.

Length of Course: 3 hours

Delivery: In-Person, Virtual, or Hybrid

Target Audience: People Managers