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Leadership Skills in Business Course


Leadership Skills in Business
Leadership Skills in Business

Improve your leadership skills in business


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Course Description

Successful entrepreneurs need more than business ideas, they need to be good leaders. This free online course from ALISON reviews the essential leadership skills an entrepreneur or business person needs. These skills include the knowledge and understanding of how to organise your company, how to select your business team, how to manage your business team, and how you should behave as a business professional. All great entrepreneurs and business people gain this knowledge and understanding early in their career and by studying this course you can gain the knowledge and understanding to acquire these skills also.

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To qualify for your official ALISON Diploma, Certificate or PDF you must study and complete all modules and score 80% or more in each of the course assessments. A link to purchase your Diploma certificate will then appear under the My Certificates heading of your My Account page.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

Upon completion of this course you will improve your leadership skills by learning about different types of organisations and the four stages of organisational growth. You will gain a good knowledge of recruitment methods and of successful ways to manage your employees. This course will help you to understand corporate responsibility and the four important disciplines of business ethics.

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Course Rating (By Learners): 4 stars based on 197 votes
Course Title: Leadership Skills in Business
Course #: 342
Course Publisher: Connexions
Course Category: 9
Content Origin: The course contents are licensed by Creative Commons License
Course Description: Successful entrepreneurs need more than business ideas, they need to be good leaders. This free online course from ALISON reviews the essential leadership skills an entrepreneur or business person needs. These skills include the knowledge and understanding of how to organise your company, how to select your business team, how to manage your business team, and how you should behave as a business professional. All great entrepreneurs and business people gain this knowledge and understanding early in their career and by studying this course you can gain the knowledge and understanding to acquire these skills also.
License: This course is available from Connexions OpenCourseWare through the following Creative Commons licence:
Creative Commons License
Release Date: 15 August 2013
Content  
Course Duration (Avg Learner): 2-3 Hours
Video/Audio: None
Audio Only: None
Animation: None
Assessments: Yes
Education Level
Age appropriateness: 16+ Years
Minimum Grade/Class Level:
Validation: Level 5
ALISON Testing: Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download: Yes
Parchment: Yes
Framed Certification: Yes

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  • Zohreh Shamandi
    Zohreh Shamandi Canada I started the course with another topic in mind. However, I continued as I found the information very beneficial in the ever changing business environment. 2016-04-27 15:04:06
  • murli budhner
    murli budhner India Leardership quality must be useful in manager work 2016-04-26 07:04:22
  • Christopher Jasnoch
    Christopher Jasnoch United States of America Very informative and practical course, enhanced my knowledge and skills and manageable to complete after work hours. 2016-04-18 01:04:35
  • Tyrell Taylor
    Tyrell Taylor United States of America I learned a couple of new things that i didnt know before that can help me with my business in the future. 2016-04-15 00:04:55
  • Arnold Kisongochi Kukubo
    Arnold Kisongochi Kukubo Kenya The course is very relevant and applicable to the contemporary society. Well done! 2016-04-14 23:04:21
  • Arnold Kisongochi Kukubo
    Arnold Kisongochi Kukubo Kenya Very informative. 2016-04-14 23:04:29
  • Haytham Mostafa
    Haytham Mostafa Saudi Arabia Good 2016-04-03 13:04:12
  • Gregor Mcclean
    Gregor Mcclean United States of America Useful intro to my understanding as I move towards a management role.... 2016-03-03 16:03:16
  • Joao Duarte
    Joao Duarte United Kingdom Very interesting 2016-01-31 20:01:58
  • Openy Tonny
    Openy Tonny Uganda This course is surely relevant not only for entrepreneurs or business owners but also for employees of any organization as it empowers them to know how organizations function. 2016-01-29 08:01:12
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