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*Postponed*BCCT One-Day Workshop:Global Management and Leadership

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Date & Time: 09-May-2018 09:00 Members Only  
Location: Boardroom, 7th floor, Mode Sathorn Hotel
Member Cost: THB 2,000.00

 **This event is kindly sponsored by Mr Sukhavichai Dhanasundara, Honorary Advisor to the Board of BCCT as well as Chairman of the Management Development Group.** 

This Workshop is suitable for inbound expatriates with managerial or leadership functions and roles in operations in Thailand or within the Asian region. The workshop’s design and structure are built on interactive experiential and knowledge sharing through a) presentations and facilitation by the instructor, and b) interactive and participative sharing and contribution among the participants.

Part One of this series (31st January 2018) focused on a) the Key Issues related to Cross-cultural Management and b) the Cross-cultural Dimensions which influences workers’ behaviour and influences the Global Management and Leadership styles.

Part Two, the next session, continues with the Key Role and Functions of the Global Manager and Leader in managing offshore operations under the above cross-cultural influences and environment.

Event detail:

Date: Wednesday 9 May 2018

Time: 9.30 am - 5.00 pm (registration at 9.00 am)

Venue: Boardroom, 7th floor, Mode Sathorn Hotel (map)

Topic: Global Management and Leadership

Highly recommended for international business leaders, international human resources professionals, and organizational change management coaches.

Facilitator: Sukhavichai  Dhanasundara, Visiting Professor, Institute of Business and Regional Economics, Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts.

Language: This workshop is conducted in English.

Cost: THB2,000 for members and THB2,500 for non-members. This fee is inclusive of VAT, course materials, buffet lunch and coffee break.

Payment: Pre-payment for the full fee is required by 5.00 pm on Friday 4th May 2018. BCCT e-voucher is accepted. The fee for this training session provided by the BCCT qualifies for a 200% corporate income tax deduction for the member company. 

Payment Methods: here

Cancellation policy: BCCT is not able to refund for any cancellations after 5.00 pm of Friday 4th May 2018.

The topics for this full-day workshop is on two key functions of the Global Manager and Leader on foreign assignments, a) the role of Operations Manager through effective Leadership, and b) the role of Change Agent, to integrate the foreign unit as part of the Parent organization’s global operating system. These topics are covered in two sessions as follows:-

Morning: The Global Manager as Operational Leader

Session 1.    

  • The function of IHRM in pre-assignment preparation and orientation.
  • Separating the Managerial and Leadership roles and functions.
  • Sensitivity to cross-cultural issues in management and leadership

Session 2.

  • Key elements and applications of the Situational Management model.
  • Group Case Study – Presentations and Discussion

Afternoon: The Global Manager as Change Agent for Integration:

Session 3.

  • Foreign Unit integration with Parent Organization
  • The Function of local HRM in Change Management
  • Change Management vs Change Leadership (Kotter)

Session 4.

  • Five Rules for Leading Your Organization Through Change (Colleen Mills)
  • Handling Resistance
  • Group Case Study – Presentations and Discussion