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Holding Others Accountable for Great Performance | 10/25

October 25, 2022
08:30 am - 12:30 pm

Virtual Class

Number of Seats Available: 25

As a supervisor, you are responsible for delivering great results with the help of your team. However, if your team members are not doing their part effectively, it can be nearly impossible. What if team members know what to do and are still not doing it? What if talking to someone about his or her performance feels like the last thing in the world you want to do? This course will help you learn to apply a five-step approach for holding others accountable so that you can be counted on to deliver great team performance and results. 

After completing this course, participants will be able to: 

  • Define accountability and the role of a supervisor in holding others accountable for great performance 
  • Identify the most common causes of poor performance and list solutions for each 
  • Recognize conflicting priorities and uncover other forces that may be obstacles to great performance 
  • Acknowledge challenges and plan appropriate strategies for having a tough conversation with someone about his or her performance 
  • Apply a five-step approach so others can count on you to deliver great team performance and results 

Class Duration: 4 hours 

Technology Minimums for Attending Virtual Training

Archbright provides virtual training to our members so that they can attend courses from most anywhere, but each attendee must ensure that they are working from a location that has the necessary connectivity to the internet to facilitate participation.

Internet connectivity minimums

To ensure that you have a positive experience attending an Archbright University virtual course, you should verify that your internet connectivity provides a minimum of 5 Megabits per second (Mbps) in upload speed. Most internet packages for home-use are advertised by their download speed and not upload speed, and while this can be important for streaming movies or music, it isn’t the only consideration. For using WebEx, Skype for Business, or any VTC solution, the upload speed is just as important as the download speed.

How can I tell what I currently have?

If you are unsure what you currently have, please reach out to your Internet Service Provider (ISP) and request the information directly.

If they are unable to give you that information, please visit www.speedtest.net while connected to the internet in the same manner you intend to attend the virtual training…and perform a speed test.

Wireless technology minimums

Additionally, if you connect wirelessly, as many of us do, make sure your wireless router can broadcast at the same speed as your upload speed, if not even higher.

Wireless routers can broadcast at over 1 Gigabit per second (Gbps) these days, and many companies don't upgrade your router when you upgrade service. This often means that your wireless speeds are significantly lower than the upload speed that is available to you. This can cause significant issues with using WebEx over your wireless connection.

Other considerations

Remember that each device connected to the internet in your location is taking some of that download and upload capability and wireless connectivity. If you have many devices in your network, it is recommended to have significantly higher speeds to accommodate the increased traffic.

Please contact your internal IT team if you have any questions.

Cancelation Policy: 

If you wish to cancel your registration and receive a refund, we must be notified at least 2 business days before your scheduled class. For cancellations received less than 2 business days of the class date, and for participants who fail to attend the class, no refund will be issued. Please call our Member Services Team to process your cancellation at 206.329.1120 or 509.381.1635.

Silver and Gold members using their credit code must cancel at least 2 business days before the class date to have their credit reinstated.