Introduction to Management

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  • Contents Video: 32 mins
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  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 11/2014 English

Course Description

Welcome to Introduction to Management 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 1.00 PDU credit hours toward your PMP® certification from PMI.

Course Overview:

You will learn about the different responsibilities you have as a manager – such as project manager, coach, and leader – and the duties you'll have to perform. To be successful, you'll have to establish your authority and make good decisions by following the seven step decision-making process. Discover how to schedule time for personal development, and to analyze tasks you and your team must complete using the important/urgent matrix. Additionally, you'll also consider how your employees learn, and consider how to respond to drivers and resistors to change. Overall, you will be better equipped as a new manager.

Recommendations:

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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

What are the requirements?

  • No prerequisites for this course - A computer with Internet

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Upon completion of this course, students will be familiar with the responsibilities and challenges of being a manager. They will know how to demonstrate authority when needed, and how to make better decisions after assessing different possibilities. In addition, they will be equipped with the necessary skills to deal with conflicting personalities and to get others to cooperate as a team. This course qualifies for 1.00 PDU credit hours toward the PMP® certification from PMI.

What is the target audience?

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

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Curriculum

Promo Video
Preview
01:33
Section 1: Pre-Assessment
Pre-Assessment
7 questions
Section 2: Taking on a Management Role
Introduction
Preview
01:29
Core Functions of Management
Preview
03:46
Chapter 1 Quiz
5 questions
Section 3: The New Manager
Demands on a Manager
Preview
02:25
The Management Devision-Making Process
Preview
04:08
Company Culture
03:27
Personal Development
02:14
The Important/Urgent Matric
04:08
Learning Styles
03:17
Drivers and Resistors
01:53
Summary
00:46
Chapter 2 Quiz
5 questions
Section 4: Final Exam
Final Exam
10 questions
Supplementary Materials
Article
02:36

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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.

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