February 2019
ICPM NewsBriefs
ICPM news updates for February
Introducing ICPM's New Certified Supervisor Certification
 
 

Are you currently supervising others or aspiring to be a supervisor? If so, the new CS certification is designed for you.The CS is the result of a comprehensive analysis of the management profession, and has been designed to help you understand and work efficiently and effectively with people and processes in your organization. The real-world knowledge and skills you will learn through the CS can be used immediately to help you become a more efficient, effective supervisor. During the program you will learn content from the following areas:

  • Planning and setting objectives
  • Leading and motivating
  • Organizing and controlling
  • Quality control
  • Problem solving and ethical decision making
  • Managing groups and teams
  • Staffing, training and appraising performance
  • Managing diversity
  • Customer service
  • Communication
  • Accounting and finance
 
 To earn the CS certification just apply online anytime, pay certification fees, study on your own (or with others) and pass an exam.
ICPM Board of Regents Member Bill Davis Earns Faculty of the Month Honors
Ashford students and alumni were polled via social media to name their favorite instructors, with a very large number of diverse and noteworthy names submitted. Bill Davis, CM, program chair and assistant professor at the Forbes School of Business & Technology™, overwhelmingly earned the most mentions and is the first to be highlighted in the inaugural edition of Ashford's Faculty of the Month series. Click the button or picture below to read this great post on our esteemed board member and Certified Manager, Bill Davis.
ICPM Board of Regents Bill Davis (left) and Scott Gunderson (right) helping run the ICPM booth at the 2018 National Resturant Association Show.
Upcoming Certified Manager LIVE Online Course Dates 
Certified Manager 1: Management Essentials 
Tuesday, March 19, 2019 -Tuesday, April 2, 2019
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM ET
 

Class sessions meet on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12:30 pm ET to 2:00 pm ET starting on Tuesday, March 19th and ending on Tuesday, April 2nd. 

 
Certified Manager 2: Planning and Organizing 
Thursday, April 9, 2019 -Tuesday, April 23, 2019
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM ET
 

Class sessions meet on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12:30 pm ET to 2:00 pm ET starting on Tuesday, April 9th and ending on Tuesday, April 23rd. 

Module 3: Leading and Controlling 
Tuesday, May 7, 2019 -Tuesday, May 21, 2019
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM ET
 
Class sessions meet on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12:30 pm ET to 2:00 pm ET starting on Tuesday, May 7th and ending on Tuesday, May 21st.
EDUBriefs
Educate yourself with a variety of management articles
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