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Leadership Skills in Business


Leadership Skills in Business
Leadership Skills in Business

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Leadership Skills in Business Course
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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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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 173 reviews
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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  • Peter Mcleod
    Peter Mcleod Australia A very clear and concise picture of the requirements in business leadership 2015-06-20 20:06:25
  • Lone    B Moepeng
    Lone B Moepeng Botswana Good exciting course.Loving it! 2015-05-13 15:05:49
  • Peter Naangmenvielu Sorinye
    Peter Naangmenvielu Sorinye Ghana Managing a business demands foresightedness, vision and team playing. These are all good features of a leader. Thus leadership skills in business course is very necessary. 2015-05-03 17:05:48
  • Alan Van Rensburg
    Alan Van Rensburg Ireland I find this topic to be very interesting and it has helped me to understand the flip side of the coin 2015-03-23 15:03:03
  • samuel odee
    samuel odee Nigeria The course is quite interesting and commendable. 2015-03-07 15:03:50
  • Katey Kinghorn
    Katey Kinghorn United States of America I really enjoyed this course 2015-03-06 16:03:35
  • Denise Sutherland
    Denise Sutherland United Kingdom A brilliant course and has great information to help me with my business. 2015-03-05 12:03:22
  • Cynthia Means
    Cynthia Means United States of America Quite a lengthy course. I wish it discussed the duties and responsibilities of a Manager. Such as what to expect, how to handle conflict, time management and how to be effective. 2015-02-16 20:02:41
  • Marvin Burris
    Marvin Burris United States of America Great course! 2015-01-27 01:01:45
  • Sameer Iqbal
    Sameer Iqbal Pakistan The course is so helpful for the young leaders. 2015-01-22 10:01:34
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