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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...

Top reviews

MJ

Nov 09, 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.

YP

May 28, 2020

This course is very useful for management fraternity whether they are practitioners or academicians\n\nit changes my orientation with relevant examples. Thank you for the wonderful course.

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By Ruth L C

Apr 04, 2019

Very helpful in learning to manage a team and in improving processes.

By JUAN G F R

Aug 28, 2018

Good course! I have learned about a view of management. Thanks a lot!

By Lenora S

May 19, 2020

Easy to follow and take notes; quizzes could have been more engaging

By Nermeen M A

Aug 14, 2015

I recommend this course for all beginners interested in management !

By Gavin D M O

Dec 12, 2018

Great course. Indeed teaching some good Fundamentals of Management.

By Wan A A

Nov 11, 2019

Very informative and easy to understand. Instructor is very clear.

By G R S

Apr 10, 2019

I felt that this course was very useful to me as an MBA aspirant.

By shuai w

Jan 03, 2019

very good course, explain and answer many of my questions in mind

By AARUSHI G

Apr 17, 2020

It helps you to understand about the management in a better way.

By Chongtao P

Sep 05, 2015

Very good course and provides a clear fundamentals of management

By Shubhra A

Jun 27, 2016

Nice and easy explanation clarifying all the concepts properly.

By Juan A P

Jan 19, 2016

It was a nice course. It has a nice content and powerful tips.

By Brenda d l C C

Mar 08, 2018

VEry interesting and useful no matter how you want to apply it

By Shauhow W

Sep 02, 2017

Good course for rapidly learning basis knowledge of management

By Roddi G

Oct 11, 2019

Course work was easy to follow and was relevant for my needs.

By Raghav D

Aug 14, 2017

Well thought out, and most definitely well taught, thank you!

By JUAN J R

Jun 05, 2020

Excelente curso mu didactico y de mucha ayuda

Congratulation

By Alicia P

Mar 25, 2020

Very informative. Learned a lot more than I thought I would.

By Recebov N M o

Apr 10, 2020

Really good and informative course for me, thanks Coursera.

By Günel

May 01, 2020

Thank you for everything and thank you very much Dave Nagy

By Ana T

Jan 16, 2019

The course is very informative, a lot to learn.

Ana Pelayo.

By Rafat A A

Sep 11, 2017

It is very helpful course that increase my knowledge alot

By Suneel K N

Jun 21, 2016

The videos are excellent and it provides good information

By Ingrid F

Oct 14, 2015

Great introductory course for Fundamentals of Management

By Gülbacı

May 14, 2020

Easy to understand and very informative for beginners.