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Achieving Personal Success Free Course

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  • Tom Kelley is the highly respected general manager of IDEO, a firm that helps its clients create innovative products, services and environments. He is also the author of best-selling books on creativity.

    In Alison's free online course about achieving personal success, Kelley starts by explaining how achieving personal success depends on implementing good, healthy mental habits. The course explains how you should treat life as an experiment, how you should be willing to fail and learn from your mistakes. Kelley advises that you should have confidence in what you know well, but realize that you have a lot more to learn and that you must keep yourself learning at all times. You will also learn about using your whole brain and how you should make the most of opportunities to use the right side of the brain.

    This course will appeal to all working professionals in businesses and organizations, and students who want to gain greater knowledge and understanding about achieving personal success.

  • After studying this personal success course you will learn:
    - Why you should resist the forces that chip away at creative energy and make an effort toward innovation to remain young at heart;
    - Why it is ok to be an artist, an innovator and a design thinker;
    - Explain why fostering lifelong creativity depends on instituting good, healthy mental habits;
    - How it is important to field observations with fresh eyes in order to spot new opportunities;
    - Why you should treat life as an experiment, take risks and be prepared for ideas not to work out;
    - How you can cultivate an attitude of wisdom and keep learning more at all times;
    - Examine a case study in which Best Buy were overly confident in their knowledge of the market and failed to spot Napster;
    - Why you should use your whole brain and the importance of using your tortoise mind;
    - Why you should follow you passionate career path and do what you love.

  • All Alison courses are free to study. To successfully complete a course you must score 80% or higher in each course assessments. Upon successful completion of a course, you can choose to make your achievement formal by purchasing an official Alison Diploma, Certificate or PDF.

    Having an official Alison document is a great way to share your success. Plus it’s:

    • Ideal for including in CVs, job applications and portfolios
    • An indication of your ability to learn and achieve high results
    • An incentive to continue to empower yourself through learning
    • A tangible way of supporting the Alison mission to empower people everywhere through education.

Modules List( 2 )
  • Module 1: Achieving Personal Success
    • Innovation Made Personal
    • Orbiting the Giant Hairball
    • Thinking Like a Traveller
    • Field Observations with Fresh Eyes
    • Treat Life As an Experiment
    • Cultivating an Attitude of Wisdom
    • Case Study: Best Buy's Failure to See Napster
    • Using Your Whole Brain
    • Do What You Love
  • Module 2: Achieving Personal Success Assessment
    • Achieving Personal Success Assessment
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Module 2: Achieving Personal Success Assessment
You must score 80% or more to pass this assessment.
Course Features
  • Duration

    1-2 Hours

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    50 Pts

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