Fundamentals of Supervision

Supervisors are a main determinant of overall performance, retention and morale in an organization. This session will help participants with less than three years of supervisory experience learn fundamental skills by exploring the following topics:

  • How a supervisor adds value to the organization and key responsibilities
  • Moving from peer to supervisor
  • Clarify relationships to subordinates, peers and other supervisors
  • Build communication skills and understand how communication enhances supervisory performance
  • Give effective feedback
  • Motivation basics

This class was previously called "Core Competencies for Supervisors".


Wednesday, April 24, 2019


1:00 to 4:30 p.m.


Mitzi Taylor




Nisbet Building, Room 10

1407 S. Harrison Road

East Lansing, MI