The current economic climate means that public servants are constantly being asked to do more with less. Often it falls on the manager to make up for limited resources. It can often be difficult to find the time to devote to people management. People management is an on-going activity that can motivate personnel and encourage better performance. Strong people management skills are essential to ensure that you get the best from yourself and those on your team.Public Affairs Ireland has organised this seminar to address some key aspects of people management, with a particular focus on practical guidelines. By attending this seminar, delegates will learn the practical skills required for managing a team and improving the quality of employee performance.You will learn how to improve your communication skills and how to put these to good use in managing employees. You will gain the knowledge, skills and attitudes that modern managers need. These skills and practical methods will help delegates communicate effectively, manage staff and deal with others in a confident manner. Delegation skills and how best to empower employees will also be covered.In addition, this seminar will give attendees the opportunity to practice and develop their coaching techniques as a management style.