Advanced Management Skills

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  • Lectures 61
  • Length 2.5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 11/2014 English

Course Description

Welcome to Advanced Management Skills from LearnSmart.

LearnSmart is Project Management Institute (PMI)® Global Registered Education Provider (REP 3577). This course qualifies for the above credit hours toward the PMP® or CAMP® training contact hours or toward maintaining your current certification. Thus meeting the Professional Development Unit (PDU) requirement necessary to continue their PMP® Certification or for experienced project managers wanting to brush up on their education.

If you're interested in becoming an accomplished project manager, this training will give you valuable real-life project management techniques. Learn the skills you need to be an effective project manager - this course qualifies for 5.00 PDU credit hours toward your PMP® certification from PMI®.

Course Overview:

You'll learn how to become a more confident manager. By taking this course, you will learn the qualities of a healthy, effective team and the techniques that will help you manage that team. Beyond that, you'll learn the advanced management skills of communication, leadership, and motivation -- skills that very few people in the business world truly understand.

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  • Smart method to learn - This course is helpful and using smart way to motivate thinking and understanding. The instructor has a professional delivery method, and the he materials are interesting and creative specially the flashcards and the exercises -- Ibrahim Alsayed
  • This course is of high quality - This course will let you become a PMP and CAMP master and it will explain you every concept. The instructor is highly engaging and highly motivating. Can't be better. Thank you -- Saber Tlili
  • Excellent class! -- I already have my PMP, but wish I had this class as a study tool prior to taking the test. I am confident that a person who studies the materials presented in this course should have no problem with the exam. I took the class for the PDUs to keep my certification up. On completion of the class I followed the instructions, and had no problem registering the credits with PMI -- Robert Vroom

PMI, PMP, and CAMP are a registered trademarks of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

What are the requirements?

  • No prerequisites for this course - A computer with Internet

What am I going to get from this course?

  • By further enhancing your management skills, you will go on to lead a much healthier and productive team that fully cooperates with each other.
  • Your newly acquired skill-set will enable you to become a better leader, communicator and motivator whilst developing stronger professional relations
  • This course qualifies for 5.00 PDU credit hours toward the PMP® certification from PMI.org

What is the target audience?

  • Professionals looking to deepen their understanding of human resource and management responsibilities, and how to effectively do them.

What you get with this course?

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Curriculum

Section 1: Pre-Assessment
Pre-Assessment
20 questions
Section 2: Introduction
Introduction to Advanced Management Skills
Preview
02:32
Section 3: Management Basics
Role of a Manager
Preview
01:12
Workday Responsibilities
Preview
01:36
Managing on the Fly
Preview
01:19
Steering the Business
Preview
00:57
Company Culture
Preview
01:05
Healthy Culture
Preview
01:51
Team Decisions
01:18
Accountability
00:50
Self-Governance
01:44
Key Byproducts
01:27
Unhealthy Culture
01:58
Avoiding Accountability
03:00
Culture and Its Effects
01:56
Staying Positive
01:38
Section 4: Essential Management Skills
Elements of Communication
03:26
Types of Communication
01:16
Effective Communication
01:02
Delegation
02:15
Impediments to Delegation
02:23
Problem Solving and Decision Making
03:39
Implementing a Solution
04:14
Employee Management
08:08
Employee Motivation
03:15
Employee Happiness
03:32
Basic Meeting Management
05:13
Chapter 1-3 Quiz
9 questions
Section 5: Advanced Communication Skills
Active Listening
04:05
Communication Models
03:57
Communication Styles
01:03
Expressers
01:52
Drivers
01:48
Relaters
02:07
Analyzers
02:11
Communication Types - Verbal
02:20
Active Language
01:10
Click-Whirr Syndrome
01:38
Communication Types - Non-Verbal
02:51
More Communication Types
01:29
Presentation Skills
02:31
Section 6: Management Paradigms
The Prince
01:55
The Buddy
01:02
The Taskmaster
01:00
The Sarge
01:20
Section 7: Leadership vs. Management
Factors of Leadership
02:37
Principles of Leadership
05:03
The Leadership Process
03:30
Section 8: Team Dynamics
Team vs. Group
01:58
Psychology of Team Dynamics
05:24
Hierarchy of Needs
02:07
Healthy Teams
03:38
Unhealthy Groups
02:31
Why Teams Fail
04:54
Section 9: Advanced Motivational Techniques
Universal Motivators
02:35
Internal and External Motivators
01:17
Goal Mapping
01:42
Rewards
03:21
Problem Solving Techniques
05:53
Critical Path Analysis
00:59
Performance Evaluation
01:42
Section 10: Summary
Summary of Advanced Management Skills
00:32
Chapter 4-10 Quiz
11 questions
Section 11: Final Exam
Final Exam
20 questions
Supplementary Materials
Article

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Instructor Biography

LearnSmart LLC, Smarter Training. Never Open a Textbook Again.

LearnSmart has served the learning community with high-quality professional skills and IT certification training since 1997. In that time, the company has helped thousands earn career-related certifications from respected vendors, such as Project Management Institute (PMI)®, Cisco, Microsoft, CompTIA, Oracle, and EC-Council. LearnSmart offers over 1,000 courses covering IT, project management, administrative, HR, and workplace safety topics. With a rapidly growing clientele of individuals and corporations, LearnSmart serves a broad range of Fortune 500 companies to universities, as well as government institutions and the armed forces.

LearnSmart is able to meet diverse career and learning needs through its extensive selection of training. LearnSmart uses industry experts to give learners the most up-to-date content in a video format as well as training resources including; reference tools, pretests, study guides and labs. For more information about how we can help pinpoint and solve your individual or multi-user training challenges.

PMI is a registered trademark of the Project Management Institute, Inc.

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