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Supporting your Team Successfully

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19 October 2022 - 20 October 2022
CPD Hours
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After a turbulent period, we are pleased to announce that this course will be held face to face. We look forward to bringing people together physically to benefit from our content delivered by industry leaders and to allow delegates to network and make lasting relationships. We will be following guidelines to ensure the safety of our delegates. We look forward to seeing you soon - The BVCA training team.

Course overview

This course is deliberately interactive and practical in its approach to encourage discussion of the experiences each individual has had whilst working within private equity and venture capital firms. It will help distinguish the expectations of each persons’ role, the pressures, and how best to work with the team. Taught by business psychologist, Sheryl Hanson, learn the secrets of behavioural science, and explore psychological techniques which can be applied to a variety of challenging work situations.

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Key topics include
  • Defining the role
  • Frustrations with team support roles
  • Communication and influencing techniques
  • Assertiveness and body language
  • Managing your manager
  • Practical application of skills and more

What will delegates take away?
  • Confidence and understanding when working with deal teams
  • Practical advice and tips to improve day-to-day situations
  • An opportunity to make industry contacts

Course Director

Sheryl Hanson

Sheryl Hanson is a Business Psychologist with 15 years industry experience, initially as a recruitment consultant before graduating with a first class honors degree and a masters degree in Occupational Psychology from the University of Nottingham in 2000. She has worked with a number of well known VC houses undertaking coaching and personal development, as well as personality assessment for selection and development purposes. She also undertakes psychometrics on management teams.


CPD accreditation

This course is CPD accredited by the CPD Certification Service for 13 hours. By attending this course, you will receive a digital certificate from Diplomasafe. This certificate allows you to share and save your new CPD accredited qualification on LinkedIn, adding instantly verifiable credentials and strengthening your professional profile.

Further information

Course frequency
Twice a year
Alternative date
Ideal for those operating in a supporting role within the organisation
Group size
10 - 12 people

Privacy Information

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Further information


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