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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

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\n\nit changes my orientation with relevant examples. Thank you for the wonderful course.

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By MD. R

Apr 22, 2020

Well furnished course for easily understanding

By Nguyen T H

Oct 27, 2015

I would like to send my thanks to this source.


Nov 28, 2020

Muy buen curso, definitivamente recomendable.


Apr 22, 2020

its was amazing to learn about the management

By NguyenHX

Nov 25, 2016

very good for me in overview about management

By Rahul K

Mar 1, 2021

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By Janelle P

Nov 15, 2020

A lot of information learned from the course

By Elaha A

Dec 13, 2020

Amazingly great, clear, and understandable.

By Alexis N N

Apr 26, 2018

Professor is very good. Explains very well.

By Mac V H

Nov 18, 2016

the course is useful and meaningful for me.

By Fernando R

Dec 23, 2015

Great Class the concepts are fresh and new.

By Antonio T

Feb 23, 2018

Well organized and very clear explanations

By Pallavi p

Aug 31, 2020

Its is very helplful.... Thanku coursera

By Marcela R

Apr 28, 2020

Excellent with very relevant information.

By Mandeep S

Jan 17, 2017

well structured course with illustrations

By Martin P

Sep 8, 2015

Excellent - full of high-quality content.

By Reeve C

Aug 17, 2020

Applications and references were plenty

By Anslem P

Jan 20, 2016

Great course. Precise and clear content

By Shîvâm S

Oct 23, 2015

Gained good knowlegde about management.

By Alexander V K

Aug 31, 2015

Fairly basic but very important course.

By Farkhutdinov I

Aug 16, 2015

Very useful course. Thanks for authors!

By Εύη Σ

Jan 20, 2021

Extremely interesting course, take it!

By Vijay S

May 30, 2020

Very well presented & nicely explained


Dec 18, 2015

very useful course! great organization

By Marcio S G

Nov 8, 2015

Excellent! Highly recommended! Thanks!