Management can be a lonely business. Stuck between the needs of employees and the demands of their superiors, managers can often feel that they have nowhere to turn when they themselves need support. CiC’s Managerial Consultancy Line is a specialist resource for anyone in any kind of managerial or supervisory role.

CiC’s Adviceline consultants are skilled in helping callers identify key issues and explore creative solutions to managerial challenges. Managers have to face difficult situations every day, scenarios that we deal with include:

  • Delivering performance reviews
  • Making staff redundant
  • Resolving workplace conflict
  • Balancing work and home life
  • Devising realistic self-care strategies
  • Breaking bad news
  • Dealing with employees with addiction problems
  • Coping with bereaved staff

Callers using this service might want to rehearse a conversation, talk through how their own issues are impinging on a work problem, voice concern about their ability to manage a difficulty.  The telephone provides an accessible means to an immediate resource.