Certificate In Middle Management

£149.00

Traditionally, middle managers make up the largest managerial layer in an organization. The Middle Manager is responsible to those above them and those below them. They head a variety of departments and projects. In order for a company to operate smoothly, it is essential that those in middle management be committed to the goals of the organization and understands how to effectively execute these goals.

It is crucial for businesses to focus on these essential managers and provide them with the opportunities to succeed. No matter what the organization’s structure or size, it will benefit from employing well-trained middle managers. Having a middle manager understand their role in the organization is very important. They are in communication with a very large percentage of the company, and will have a large impact throughout the organization.

Traditionally, middle managers make up the largest managerial layer in an organization. The Middle Manager is responsible to those above them and those below them. They head a variety of departments and projects. In order for a company to operate smoothly, it is essential that those in middle management be committed to the goals of the organization and understands how to effectively execute these goals.

It is crucial for businesses to focus on these essential managers and provide them with the opportunities to succeed. No matter what the organization’s structure or size, it will benefit from employing well-trained middle managers. Having a middle manager understand their role in the organization is very important. They are in communication with a very large percentage of the company, and will have a large impact throughout the organization.

Only 6 to 8 hours of study is required per course.

What’s Included?

Wiki_tick  Unlimited  lifetime access
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Wiki_tick  Fast effective training, written and designed by industry experts
Wiki_tick  Track your progress with our Learning Management System
Wiki_tick  Unlimited support
Wiki_tick  Save money, time and travel costs
Wiki_tick  Learn at your own pace and leisure
Wiki_tick  Easier to retain knowledge and revise topics than traditional methods
Wiki_tick  Exam preparation quizzes, tests and mock exams to ensure that you are 100% ready

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Modules

Only 6 to 8 hours of study is required per course.

Module One – Getting Started

Module Two – Introduction to Management

What is management?
What do managers do?
What does it take to be a manager?
Why does management matter?

Module Three – Ethics and Social Responsibility

What is ethical workplace behavior?
What is unethical workplace behavior?
How to make ethical decisions
What is social responsibility?

Module Four – Managing Information

Why information matters
Strategic importance of information
Characteristics and costs of useful information
Getting and sharing information

Module Five – Decision-Making

What is rational decision-making?
Steps to rational decision-making
Limits to rational decision-making
Improving decision-making

Module Six – Control

Basics of control
The control process
Is control necesary or possible?
How and what to control
Control methods

Module Seven – Organisational Strategy

Basics of organisational strategy
Sustainable competitive advantage
Strategy-making process
Corporate, industry, firm level strategies

Module Eight – Innovation and Change

Organisational innovation
Why innovation matters
Managing innovation
Organisational change
Why change occurs and why it matters
Managing change

Module Nine – Organisational Structures and Process

Departmentalisation
Organisational authority
Job design
Designing organisational process

Module Ten – Managing Teams

The good and the bad of using teams
Kinds of teams
Work team characteristics
Enhancing work team effectiveness
Steps

Module Eleven – Motivation and Leadership

Basics of motivation
Equity theory
Expectancy theory
What is leadership?
Situational leadership
Strategic leadership

Module Twelve – Wrapping Up

System Requirements

Minimum specifications for the computer are:

Windows:

Microsoft Windows XP, or later
Modern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

MAC/iOS:

OSX/iOS 6 or later
Modern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems:

Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or faster
Flash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities (We recommend Google Chrome)