About this Course
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Beginner Level

Approx. 12 hours to complete

English

Subtitles: English
User
Learners taking this Course are
  • HR Specialists
  • Human Resources
  • Consultants
  • Software Engineers
User
Learners taking this Course are
  • HR Specialists
  • Human Resources
  • Consultants
  • Software Engineers

100% online

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible deadlines

Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.

Beginner Level

Approx. 12 hours to complete

English

Subtitles: English

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
2 hours to complete

Week 1 - Get Ready

5 videos (Total 34 min), 9 readings, 2 quizzes
5 videos
1.1 When a New Manager Takes Charge3m
1.2 Taking Charge6m
2.0 Get Ready: Who You Are11m
2.1 Get Ready: What You Know8m
9 readings
Syllabus2m
Grading and Logistics2m
Peer Feedback2m
Course Reading2m
Meet Your Instructors1m
Class Prep10m
Download the Blank Personal Onboarding Plan Matrix8m
Class Prep10m
Download the Personal Onboarding Plan Matrix for Week 1 - Part 28m
2 practice exercises
Week 1 - Part 1 Quiz3m
Week 1 - Part 2 Quiz4m
Week
2
3 hours to complete

Session 2 - Get Set

4 videos (Total 28 min), 6 readings, 4 quizzes
4 videos
3.1 Get Set: Who You Are7m
4.0 Get Set: What You Know5m
4.1 Get Set: How do You Work With Others6m
6 readings
Class Prep10m
Download the Personal Onboarding Plan Matrix for Week 2 - Part 18m
Download Tips & Takeaways for the Get Ready Phase8m
Class Prep10m
Download the Personal Onboarding Plan Matrix for Week 2 - Part 28m
Download Tips & Takeaways for the Get Set Phase8m
2 practice exercises
Week 2 - Part 1 Quiz5m
Week 2 - Part 2 Quiz4m
Week
3
2 hours to complete

Session 3 - Go!

3 videos (Total 29 min), 6 readings, 3 quizzes
3 videos
5.1 Go: What You Know8m
6.0 Go: How do You Work With Others8m
6 readings
Class Prep10m
Download the Personal Onboarding Plan Matrix for Week 3 - Part 18m
Download this summary of Right From The Start: Taking Charge In A New Leadership Role10m
Class Prep10m
Download the Personal Onboarding Plan Matrix for Week 3 - Part 210m
Download Tips & Takeaways for the Go! stage8m
2 practice exercises
Week 3 - Part 1 Quiz5m
Week 3 - Part 2 Quiz4m
Week
4
1 hour to complete

Week 4 – Peer Review

1 reading
1 reading
Don't Forget to Do Your Peer Reviews!30m

Instructor

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William J. White

Professor
Industrial Engineering & Management Science

About Northwestern University

Northwestern University is a private research and teaching university with campuses in Evanston and Chicago, Illinois, and Doha, Qatar. Northwestern combines innovative teaching and pioneering research in a highly collaborative environment that transcends traditional academic boundaries. ...

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