Training for Supervisors and Managers

Your managers and supervisors are expected to fill complex roles. Kantola's management training will help to develop the leadership talent needed within your organization.

Whether your goal is to offer the best supervisor training videos to get new supervisors up to speed fast or you need to provide refreshers for your seasoned managers, this great selection of management training courses will deliver the essential leadership skills needed for success.

New Supervisor Collection (7 Courses)

Develop your leadership and supervisory skills with these high-impact productions. Seven management training top-selling titles provide proven techniques that are guaranteed to improve productivity and people skills for new managers (and seasoned veterans).

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Leadership Development DVD
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Leadership at Every Level

This leadership video begins by demonstrating four successful management styles: direction, influence, collaboration, and delegation. It then explains how your setting and your subordinates determine which management style is most appropriate for your situation -- and the need to adapt to changing circumstances.

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Managing Ethics: Code of Conduct Training for Managers

Ethics shouldn’t be taken for granted. Without constant attention, ethical standards can be weakened by small decisions that add up. This award-winning ethics training video gives your managers the tools they need to uphold standards and protect the integrity of your organization.

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Managing Ethics
Workplace Ethics
Employee/Manager combo set

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Managing the Workplace Bully
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Managing the Workplace Bully

What do you do if you’re the supervisor or manager of a problem employee? What if you are the target of bullying behavior, yourself? Use this program to learn how to stop bullying behavior and turn a dysfunctional environment into a healthy, productive and pleasant place to work.

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Managing the Workplace Bully
Bullying and Respect in the Workplace
Employee/Manager combo set

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Conflicts in the Workplace
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Conflicts in the Workplace

While acknowledging common sources of conflict, this entertaining video provides eight specific, reliable solutions... Skills that help you put aside your differences, control your emotions, and move forward.

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Diversity and Inclusion: A Step-by-Step Guide for Managers
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Diversity and Inclusion: A Step-by-Step Guide for Managers

Assembling the right people for the right job is hard enough. But once you have your people in place, how do you get them to work together and form a cohesive team? This hands-on guide show manager and supervisors how they can resolve issues around ethnicity, age, gender, sexual orientation, disabilities and more.

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Diversity and Inclusion for Employees
Diversity and Inclusion for Managers
Complete Set

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The Power of Positive Discipline
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The Power of Positive Discipline

This award-winning employee discipline program gives managers six steps of positive, progressive discipline which begin with coaching and escalate to stronger measures only as needed to solve the problem. In many cases, employees will respond early in the process. But if not, the later steps help managers address continuing performance shortcomings calmly and professionally.

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Managing the Drug-Free Workplace

The widespread use and acceptance of alcohol and drugs in society has had an impact on the workplace—and created special challenges for managers. This new video helps you meet mandated training requirements and provides guidance for your managers and supervisors.

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The Drug-Free Workplace
Managing the Drug-Free Workplace
Employee/Manager combo set

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Workplace Violence: The Early Warning Signs
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Workplace Violence: The Early Warning Signs

Workplace violence. It can happen in any size organization, in any industry. Detailing ten distinct warning signs that could foretell violence in your organization, this training video emphasizes the need for employees to speak up and get help if they notice anything that causes concern.

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Employee
Manager Employee/Manager combo set

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The Well-Managed Meeting
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The Well-Managed Meeting

We're all busy these days and we can't afford to waste our time with nonproductive meetings. Use this best-selling video to learn how to run a meeting well, and set a company-wide standard for meetings that reach their goals—and end on time.

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Exploring Human Nature

Would you act to save your life in a fire? Would you help a stranger in need? Narrated by Dr. Zimbardo, this fascinating program offers insights into the underlying forces driving individual and group behavior. Teach your employees how social rules, unconscious biases, and “group think” heavily influence how we analyze and make decisions.

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Performance Appraisals: Getting Results

Effective performance appraisals add value to your organization. They motivate your top employees to do even better. And they tell underperformers exactly what is expected and how to improve. This supervisor training video shows that effective performance reviews can increase productivity, resolve problems, and improve work satisfaction—both for employees and their managers.

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How to Write and Deliver Great Speeches

One of the most powerful skills you'll ever have is your ability to inform, persuade and lead other people through public speaking. And the good news is: anyone can give great speeches! In this Toastmasters International public speaking video, you'll learn techniques used by exceptional speakers—techniques that will capture the attention and respect of your audience.

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Breakthrough Listening

Communication is a critical part of every business environment. When there's a breakdown, we usually think the solution is to speak more clearly. But the solution is often in the listening. This communication video will teach your staff the skills that will make them better listeners—and better communicators.

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Time Management

All of us are looking for success and satisfaction, one way or another. But that's not so easy nowadays, with more and more demands on you, both at work and at home. This time management training video helps you strike a balance by first figuring out how to control the way you spend your time.

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Performance Coaching

Your staff needs direction and feedback. That's where employee coaching comes in. This management training video shows you how to communicate specific expectations and remove any obstacles that get in the way. Inspire employees who are doing well—by pointing out what they can be doing even better!

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Motivating Your Employees

This management training DVD shows how recognition can help bring out the best in your people, energizing them to strive and accomplish more. You'll learn the importance of thinking about what exactly gets rewarded in your organization. See how, through rewards and recognition, you can build a strong and vital workplace.

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The Happiness Advantage
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The Happiness Advantage

Happy employees perform more accurately on tasks and think smarter. They are 31% more productive, take fewer sick days, achieve higher sales and make more money. Shawn Achor illustrates practical steps each of us can take to imprint our brains with positive patterns, break old habits, change our attitudes, and become persistently happier—in just 21 days! Train everyone in your company to renounce pessimism and adopt a new outlook on life… and work!

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HIPAA for Managers: Meeting Your Responsibilities Under the Law
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HIPAA for Managers: Meeting Your Responsibilities Under the Law

This detailed review of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) provides administrators, supervisors, and managers with the tools they need for developing and reviewing their HIPAA privacy and security programs. This course also explains and illustrates the basic legal requirements for implementation, with examples and scenarios in a variety of settings. The Trainer's Kit includes comprehensive slide sets, quizzes, sample policies, investigation forms, breach notification letters, sign-in sheets, certificates of completion and more.

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Managing People: Key Skills for Great Managers

Effective management is concerned with the goals of the workforce as well as the goals of the organization. This management training video reminds you that motivation doesn't just come from money or prestige. You can line up your employees for success by figuring out what they're naturally best at, and then giving them a chance to do more of that.

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Criticism: Giving and Taking

We all need criticism. It's a part of learning. This is a guide to taking criticism professionally, without defensiveness, and without feeling humiliated. Use this communication training video to establish a spirit of cooperation and growth, and create a more effective organization.

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Legal Survival Skills for the Modern Manager

As a manager, you are expected to treat all of your employees evenhandedly and in compliance with the law. Every day, it seems, situations come up that challenge your good judgment and require you to make decisions that may be unpopular with one or another of your subordinates. This management training video explains critical legal issues that every manager needs to understand.

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The Stanford Video Guide to Financial Statements

Financial statements need not be an impenetrable web of numbers. Analysis can be both simple and logical. Whether you are a business investor, lender, supplier, customer, or acquirer, this business training video can help you develop the business skills to perform basic financial analysis that can save you from painful losses and win you big profits.

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Courage to Coach - Retail

Retail can be one of the hardest jobs there is. And supervising retail employees must be the hardest part of retail. This management training video will arm supervisors with the know-how to coach staff consistently and thoroughly. Although the scenarios take place in retail environments, the lessons apply to any supervisory situation.

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Successful Termination

Terminating employees can be the hardest part of management. In this termination training video, you'll learn to set expectations for job performance, utilize job descriptions and performance management, institute progressive discipline for problem employees, and dismiss employees fairly and legally.

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