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Fundamentals of Management, University of California, Irvine

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About this 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...

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By 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.

By AA

Nov 11, 2017

This course help me to know about how to planning and organizing and how leading people in organization ,I recommend it for anyone who wants to know more about fundamentals of management

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By Ricardo Manuel Robleto Cubillan

Dec 05, 2018

Muy recomendado!

By usama dar

Nov 24, 2018

brilliant course with lot of new things to learn

By Muhammad Zain Shahid

Oct 30, 2018

delivering an effective lecture.

By DINAH NITA TEINOR

Oct 25, 2018

excellent class. very informative

By Francis Dakubo

Sep 27, 2018

Excellent class, learn a lot to add to my management skills. Thank you for preparing this class

By Elaine Walker

Sep 25, 2018

A good job of bringing together many of the fundamentals. An awful lot is covered over a few short weeks.

By Yiğit Kandiller

Sep 20, 2018

Lecturer, Mr. Nagy, gives the course in a very basic and understandable way with real life examples and sharing his experiences. One of the best course among this Career Readiness saga

By Samphors Eng

Sep 04, 2018

Very interesting

By JUAN G. FLORES RAMIREZ

Aug 28, 2018

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

By Ahmed Mohamed Mahmoud Ebrahim

Aug 14, 2018

I am very thankful for your efforts which helped me so much i am very pleasd to study under your supervision