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Critical Skills In Management

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This course provides students with fundamental knowledge and skills necessary to make important management decisions. This course places emphasis on general managerial knowledge and skills required for effective personal, interpersonal, and group leadership regarding the direction of daily business affairs in a diverse global business environment.

This undergraduate-level course is 5 To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.

Course details:

Credits: 3
Continuing education units: XX
Professional development units: XX
Duration: 5

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    Essential Management - Leadership and Followership

    • Understand the relationship between effective communication skills and management success.
    • Explain the three major components of the delegation process and utilize them to increase efficiencies.
    • Identify leadership styles and how to cultivate followers.

    Organizing, Staffing, and Organizing Teams

    • Summarize the benefits of organizing work teams effectively.
    • Define the level of on-boarding and training required for each role in an organization.
    • Identify interview strategies to find the best candidates for a work team.

    Performance Management

    • Define the importance of work groups in a global environment.
    • Hypothesize the role of performance management in a global environment.
    • Investigate the need for unity between management and human resources.

    Controlling the Workplace Environment

    • Evaluate the steps in an effective control process and compare their impact at each level of an organization.
    • Differentiate performance & standards and their importance on the budget process.
    • Validate ideologies to neutralize conflicts in the workplace.

    Management Approaches

    • Identify the traits and skills required to be an effective manager.
    • Differentiate between the various sources of management authority.
    • Summarize the various approaches to management decision making and use them effectively.
    • Define the various intricacies managers face in daily operations.
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