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Week
1

Week 1

5 hours to complete

How to Measure a Manager's Level of Effectiveness

5 hours to complete
21 videos (Total 195 min), 9 readings, 1 quiz
21 videos
Key Concept: An Introduction to Frameworks of Management Roles1m
Key Concept: Mintzberg's Framework of Ten Management Roles and Fayol's Principles of Management13m
Key Attributes for an Effective Manager16m
Key Skills from the CMI | Paul Taylor11m
Key Skills from CIMA | Interview with Andrew Harding9m
Attributes of a Manager: Decision Making | Interview with Andrew Harding5m
Interview with Jan Cameron | Key Management Skills10m
Ashridge College | Management Styles3m
Case Study: An Introduction to Management Skills50s
Case Study: Management Skills | Example6m
Interview with Mary Stiasny | Women in Leadership15m
Interview with Claire Taylor | Leadership18m
Case Study: Interview with Stephen Hobbs | Key Skills for Leadership and Management13m
Leadership vs Management12m
Gary Yukl | Building Expert Power10m
Introduction | How to Measure a Manager's Level of Effectiveness3m
Case Study: An Introduction to the Effectiveness of Operational Managers1m
Case Study: The Effectiveness of Operational Managers | Example 115m
Case Study: The Effectiveness of Operational Managers | Example 217m
Week 1 Summary3m
9 readings
CMI | Henri Fayol10m
CMI | Henry Mintzberg10m
CMI | What Attributes Do I Need?10m
The Psychology of Leadership10m
CMI | Understanding Management and Leadership Styles10m
CMI | Adair's Action-Centred Leadership10m
The Six Griefs of Good Leadership10m
7 Habits of Remarkably Effective Leaders10m
CMI | Stephen Covey10m
1 practice exercise
End of Week Quiz30m
Week
2

Week 2

4 hours to complete

How to Achieve Optimum Team Delivery

4 hours to complete
9 videos (Total 111 min), 9 readings, 1 quiz
9 videos
Key Concept | Effective Teamwork and Belbin's Team Roles9m
Case Study | Workplace Applications of Belbin's Team Roles7m
Case Study: Interview with Stephen Hobbs | Building an Effective Team14m
Interview with Graham Chase | Teamworking27m
Interview with Jan Cameron | Building an Effective Team12m
Case Study: Interview with Valentina Lorenzon | Collaborative Relationships9m
Case Study: Managing a Team to Optimum Performance22m
Week 2 Summary3m
9 readings
CMI | Belbin's Team Roles10m
CMI | Steps in Successful Team Building10m
Three Obstacles to Shaping an Effective Team (And How to Overcome Them)10m
CMI | Tuckman's Stages of Team Development10m
CMI | Lencioni's Five Dysfunctions of a Team10m
CMI | Developing Trust10m
CMI | 5 Ways to Bridge the Trust Gap Between Senior and Middle Management10m
CMI | How To Use Feedback to Make Your Team Perform Like the All Blacks10m
Ted Talk | How To Save The World (Or At Least Yourself) From Bad Meetings10m
Week
3

Week 3

3 hours to complete

How a Manager Can Motivate Their Team

3 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 40 min), 12 readings, 1 quiz
6 videos
Key Concept: Motivational Theories | Introduction8m
Herzberg's Motivation | Hygiene Theory7m
McGregor's Theory X and Theory Y Models9m
Adams' Equity Theory7m
Week 3 Summary3m
12 readings
Herzberg and Hygiene Factors10m
McGregor's Theory X, Theory Y10m
Adams' Equity Theory10m
Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs10m
CMI | Vroom's Expectancy Theory10m
Further Reading: Motivation10m
CMI | Motivate Me, or I'm Changing Job10m
CMI | The Hawthorne Experiments10m
Ten Ways To Kill Your Team's Motivation By Accident10m
CMI | Motivating Your Team10m
CMI | Motivating the Demotivated10m
CMI | What Highly Engaged Staff Need From Their Managers10m
1 practice exercise
End of Week Quiz30m
Week
4

Week 4

5 hours to complete

Managing Change

5 hours to complete
15 videos (Total 154 min), 7 readings, 1 quiz
15 videos
Interview with Graham Chase | Communication Skills14m
Case Study: Communication Strategy17m
Case Study: Interview with Stephen Hobbs | Workplace Communication16m
Case Study: Interview with Michael Davis | The Role of I.T.12m
Key concept | Verbal and Non-Verbal Communication58s
Verbal and Non-Verbal Communication31m
Key Concept: Frameworks for Managing Change | Introduction2m
Key Concept | Kurt Lewin's 3 Step Change Management Model5m
Key Concept: Kotter's 8-Step Change Model10m
Key Concept | Kubler-Ross's 5-Stage Model4m
Case Study: An Introduction to the Applications of the Frameworks for Managing Change5m
Case Study: Applications of the Frameworks for Managing Change9m
Case Study: Interview with Reetu Kansal | Key Skills in Managing Change12m
Summary of Week 4 and the Course4m
7 readings
Kurt Lewin's Change Model10m
Kotter's 8-Step Change Model10m
Hard and Soft Factors of Change10m
Changing Change Management10m
Ted Talk | 5 Ways to Lead in an Era of Constant Change10m
Ackerman and Anderson10m
What Makes an Effective Change Agent?10m

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