This program provides participants with a basic understanding of the role and functions of a manager and an introduction to the various philosophies, theories, and techniques used to carry out their work. In addition, ongoing changes in current business issues that have a direct influence on management will be discussed.
Upon successful completion of this course, the participant will be able to:
Explain the four management functions: planning, organizing, leading and controlling;
Describe the impact of current issues on your own business;
Analyze and apply management theory as it relates to the four management functions;
Utilize the appropriate analytical skills and approach to deal with issues when employed as a manager;
Understand and articulate how a manager adds value to an organization.