Essential Management Skills

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About Course

An introduction to the most essential business skills and the art of effective and efficient management.

About this course

In today’s business world, management and leadership skills are essential for long-term success. This course teaches you how to manage organisations and empower people. You will learn various leadership models, discover different leadership styles and understand how teams develop.

You will also learn the basics of project management, change management and time management. Furthermore, this course will teach you how to make better decisions and how to become a superior, more effective negotiator.

You will also receive short case studies of Apple, Microsoft and the University of Oxford that summarize the key takeaways of this course

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What Will You Learn?

  • Basics of leadership & team development
  • Strategic decision making & negotiation skills
  • Essentials of project and time management

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Course Curriculum

1. Introduction

  • Welcome to Essential Management Skills!

2. Leadership

  • Leadership
  • Leaders and Managers
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Leadership Styles
  • Leadership Trends
  • Management By Objectives

3. Team Development

  • Team Development
  • Teamwork
  • Types of Teams
  • Stages of Team Development

4. Decision-Making

  • Decision-Making
  • Decision Making Process
  • Hidden Traps

5. Project Management

  • Project Management
  • Project Definition
  • Phase 1: Initiation
  • Phase 2: Planning
  • Phase 3: Execution
  • Phase 4: Closure

6. Negotiation

  • negotiation
  • Negotiation Styles and Preparation
  • Negotiation Process and Traps

7. Change Management

  • Change Management
  • Lewin: Three Phases Change Model
  • Kotter: 8-Step Change Model
  • Responses to Change

8. Business Ethics

  • Business Ethics
  • Ethics and Law
  • Social Responsibility
  • Sustainability

9. Time Management

  • Time management

10. Case Studies & Conclusion

  • Case Studies
  • Case Study: Microsoft & Apple
  • Case Study: University of Oxford
  • Summary

Essential Management Skills – Exam

  • course quiz!