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About the Course

Are you about to enter the workforce? Are you an emerging professional? Are you new to your role in the organization? All prospective new employees benefit from understanding management principles, roles and responsibilities, regardless of position. Now you can acquire an in-depth understanding of the basic concepts and theories of management while exploring the manager's operational role in all types of organizations. Gain insight into the manager's responsibility in planning, organizing, leading, staffing and controlling within the workplace. It’s never too soon to plan your professional path by learning how the best managers manage for success! Upon completing this course, you will be able to: 1. Describe the difference between managers and leaders 2. Explore the focus of a manager’s job 3. Cite the required skills for a new manager’s success 4. Describe the five functions of management 5. Explain the new model management operating philosophy 6. Describe the hierarchy of planning 7. Use the SMART goal setting technique 8. Discuss the concept of evolution of leadership 9. Explain how customer satisfaction is linked to controlling 10. Discuss the power of building a network...

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Nov 8, 2015

Great for people that, like me, does not have a management background but maybe end up dealing with this type of position. Good guidelines, simple but complete and using understandable examples.


May 27, 2020

This course is very useful for management fraternity whether they are practitioners or academicians

it changes my orientation with relevant examples. Thank you for the wonderful course.

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Sep 11, 2022

Very nice loved the course .Learned

By Matteo B

Dec 12, 2020

Excellent introduction to the topic

By Crystal D

Nov 15, 2020

Enjoyed Fundamentals of Management!

By Erfan A

Jul 11, 2020

Refreshing my university knowledge.

By Shyam P

Sep 3, 2015

This nice course and I enjoyed it .

By hazmi s

Sep 6, 2021

love the chapter of being a leader

By Nawaz B

Sep 1, 2020

Useful course ..easy to understand

By Opas S

Aug 8, 2020

Great course very well explanation

By Craig G

Nov 28, 2020

Lots of great useable information

By Kevin B B G

Oct 22, 2020



Sep 6, 2020

It was a good learning experience

By david a

Jul 12, 2020

it was a great experience for me.


Oct 25, 2018

excellent class. very informative

By Kenrick E

Sep 12, 2015

Amazing material. Great Professor

By Muhammad Z S

Oct 30, 2018

delivering an effective lecture.

By Agar E G I

Jan 15, 2017

Well structured, clear examples.

By Mohammad S R

May 26, 2020

Thank you for the great course!

By Jose M

Sep 13, 2015

Excellent. Very clear. Concise.

By Ann S

Jan 31, 2023

It was worth investing my time

By Salah E o

May 6, 2018

Thank you i am very satisfied.

By Muhammad I

Nov 7, 2016

Good to know for every manager

By Milan P

Aug 10, 2016

Perfect course for entry level

By Nitin K

Jun 14, 2022

Very good learning experience

By 221910320032 B A

Jul 27, 2021

very useful course. liked it.

By Niki S

Aug 19, 2020

Well explain for this course.