Managing People for the First Time - 3rd of July

Event Info

Tue 3 Jul, 2012 from 9:00am - 5:00pm
Indie Training Fund
Hoxton Square
London, N1 6NU, UK (Map)
Cost: July Bonanza - 20% Discount! ITF company member or freelancer £40 / Non-member £160


A one-day seminar for production managers and team managers or anyone preparing for a management role.


• Managing personnel whether freelance or staff – all the way down/across the chain

• Different management styles – a PSI exercise to determine how YOU instinctively work and whether it is the best way for you

• Adapting to different people and situations
• Agreeing and monitoring objectives
• Effective and workable communication skills
• How to get the best out of people
• How to delegate successfully – for the best results
• The role of management within different sized organisations/companies


A highly practical day that involves confidence building and the exploration of the manager/management within the TV industry. Using TV based case studies, exercises, questionnaires and delegates’ own experiences.

The tutor:
Sue Ahern, Creative People: Sue worked for the BBC as a producer in network radio and TV production, becoming Senior Training Manager for Radio, responsible for the management and design of journalistic, technical and creative training. After the BBC she worked in independent TV and radio, advertising, press and other media related businesses. Sue joined Creative People in 1995. She specialises in helping individuals to realise their potential. or Helen Black: MBE, MBA, FCIPD, Managing Director of Creative People which recruits, trains and coaches people in the creative sector. Previously Helen was HR Director for Pearson Television and Controller of Personnel for LWT.

What the delegates say:

'Relevant examples from the industry applied theory to situations you can identify with'. Ali Walker, Princess Productions
'Excellent, engaging and informative. First class seminar'. Richard Anderson, Dene Films

July Bonanza - 20% Discount! ITF company member or freelancer £40 / Non-member £160


To find dates, check availability & to book visit or contact: bookingsatindietrainingfund [dot] com 



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