In this course, you will learn how to build your team, improve teamwork and collaboration, and sustain team performance through continuous learning and improvement. Specifically, you will learn best practices for composing a team and aligning individual and team goals. You will also learn how to establish roles, build structures, and manage decision making so that your team excels. This course will also help you manage critical team processes such as conflict resolution and building trust that have a profound impact on your team’s performance. You will discuss some of the best ways to harness the productive potential of teams while mitigating the risks and traps of teamwork.
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Approx. 14 hours to complete
Learner Career Outcomes
Approx. 14 hours to complete
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TOP REVIEWS FROM LEADING TEAMS
Great course. Everything I learned is applicable to what I'm working on. Great insight and I would recommend it to anyone interested in trying to make their work more enjoyable and fulfilling.
Very good course for freshers. It was well planned and educational course. Please keep up the Good Work. It is said that "Knowledge is Power" and I really mean it, after completing the course.
Good course. I immediately recognised some of the situations that were discussed. The analysis about the effects of values vs demographic vs cultural differences in teams. Are especially good.
I have learned lot from this course and thank you very much conducting this kind of\n\nlearning tools to sharp my cleverness. Once again thank you.\n\nKind regards\n\nSudath Prasanna
Very good, practical course on leading teams. As an experienced team leader, I got a lot from the course which will help me more effectively lead teams in the future.
I found this course by Maxim invaluable with information I can readily apply into the workplace and into my team. The presentation and case studies were great!
It is a good course, gives you fresh perspective and insight into leading a team. The course helped me to look into our team structure with fresh perspective.
A good course. Although within this University of Michigan specialization there are ones that I found more captivating so check out the whole specialization.
Amazing course, certainly made me more aware of myself, and others. It will play a big role in my life, in how i approach things, and have positive impact.
This course was introduced to me by a friend and i am really learning alot.The knowledge gained in this course would further enhance my leadership skills.
Course is very well designed. it is interactive. Quoted examples are relevant. Learn strategy to lead team effectively. course is really helpful.
I've taken a bunch of Coursera Courses, and these were my favorite. Fun to watch and packed with useful stuff I wish I had known a long time ago.
Great course, super work by the professors in collecting the studies, distilling the core messages and transferring them to the participants!
Completed it without taking quiz or assignment. Looking forward to complete it soon. Excellent course for team leaders. Remarkable insights.
I have attended this course and I can say it is an amazing course that can open your eyes to a lot of new things that you are not aware of.
Great trainning. Made my 1st year as manager much easier applying some of the techniques but also been able to analyze my mistakes better.
This is one of the best courses I've taken on Coursera. Kudos to the faculty! Would love to take an in-person course with the professors.
Really Liked the course . The professors were great and the material was as also awesome . Learning has never been this easy and free
An excellent course that teaches you to design your team for excellence. It broadens the way you view the team and its performance.
Very good course, Filled with useful tactic and ideas, has given me a great basis to develop my skill and support my current team
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About the Leading People and Teams Specialization
Frequently Asked Questions
When will I have access to the lectures and assignments?
Once you enroll for a Certificate, you’ll have access to all videos, quizzes, and programming assignments (if applicable). Peer review assignments can only be submitted and reviewed once your session has begun. If you choose to explore the course without purchasing, you may not be able to access certain assignments.
What will I get if I subscribe to this Specialization?
When you enroll in the course, you get access to all of the courses in the Specialization, and you earn a certificate when you complete the work. Your electronic Certificate will be added to your Accomplishments page - from there, you can print your Certificate or add it to your LinkedIn profile. If you only want to read and view the course content, you can audit the course for free.
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