Parking Alert: South Road Construction

Partial road barriers have been placed at the intersection of South Road and Country Club Road due to a summer construction project. The School’s parking deck is open and accessible from South Road for the duration of the project by driving between the two barriers and entering the parking gate immediately on the left.

Effective Supervisory Management Program

2 upcoming offerings - click here to view registration details

Upcoming Course Offerings

Effective Supervisory Management Program
Courtyard Marriott Boone
1050 Highway 105
Boone, NC 28607
August 14 - 18, 2017
$900.00
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A block of rooms has been reserved beginning on Sunday, August 13, 2017 at an overnight rate of $94.  To make a reservation please contact the Reservation Desk at 828.265.7676 before July 20, 2017.

 

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Scholarship Information:
The Local Government Federal Credit Union offers scholarships to local government employees to apply towards tuition for conferences, classes, and seminars offered by the School of Government. There are five deadlines to submit applications: March 1, June 1, August 1, September 1 and December 1.
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Course participants who cancel their registration on or before July 30, 2017 will receive a full refund. Those who cancel on or before August 06, 2017 will receive a full refund, less a $25 cancellation fee. No refund will be made for cancellations made after August 06, 2017. All cancellations must be submitted in writing, as outlined in the School’s cancellation policy.
Effective Supervisory Management Program
Hilton Riverside Wilmington
301 North Water Street
Wilmington, NC 28401
November 13 - 17, 2017
$900.00
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A block of rooms has been reserved at an overnight rate of $78.30/single or double and includes the daily parking.  The reservation code for to use when making your reservation is SOG.  You can make reservations on-line at http://www.wilmingtonhilton.com/ .  You will enter the requested dates and a screen will come up with a box for the group code.  Cutoff date for reservations is Thursday, 10/12/2017.  After this date the hotel may not be able to accept the discounted rate based on availability.

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Scholarship Information:
The Local Government Federal Credit Union offers scholarships to local government employees to apply towards tuition for conferences, classes, and seminars offered by the School of Government. There are five deadlines to submit applications: March 1, June 1, August 1, September 1 and December 1.
View Cancellation Policy
Course participants who cancel their registration on or before October 29, 2017 will receive a full refund. Those who cancel on or before November 05, 2017 will receive a full refund, less a $25 cancellation fee. No refund will be made for cancellations made after November 05, 2017. All cancellations must be submitted in writing, as outlined in the School’s cancellation policy.

Supervisors in local government today face unique and complex challenges when working with others and serving their communities. This program provides newly promoted and veteran local government supervisors and front-line managers with the opportunity to better understand and practice basic supervision skills.

 You will have the opportunity to:

  • Understand your management style and make it more effective
  • Gain an overview of management and supervisory roles and issues
  • Diagnose problems and analyze difficult interpersonal situations
  • Build teamwork and lead problem-solving efforts
  • Address conflict and strengthen relationships with employees and coworkers
  • Improve listening, communication, and coaching skills
  • Appreciate what is means to work in the public sector and make a contribution to the community
Additional information: 

Scholarships are also available through the Local Government Federal Credit Union.  LGFCU scholarship deadlines are April 1 and August 1.

Participants will pay their own travel expenses.

Recurring: 
This course is offered periodically.
View Scholarship Information
Scholarship Information:
The Local Government Federal Credit Union offers scholarships to local government employees to apply towards tuition for conferences, classes, and seminars offered by the School of Government. There are five deadlines to submit applications: March 1, June 1, August 1, September 1 and December 1.
CEU: 
30.00

Faculty Coordinator

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Director, Local Elected Leaders Academy
For questions regarding course details, please contact the program manager.

Faculty Coordinator

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919.966.4157
Program Manager
For questions regarding course content, please contact the faculty coordinator.

Faculty Coordinator

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Professor of the Practice in Public Leadership and Organizational Development
For questions regarding registration, resetting passwords, or login issues, please contact Registration at registration@sog.unc.edu or 919-966-4414.
Public Officials - Local and State Government Roles