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The Reality of Being a First-Time Manager (X174)


Type: Online
Duration: 00:30 hours
Status: Active

A good first step for new managers in adjusting to their new role is to recognize any misconceptions they may have about being a manager. This online self-paced course outlines the typical demands and constraints of a manager's job and helps to clarify what managers really do. Participants will consider some of the myths about managing people and explore strategies for dealing with common mistakes made by first-time managers.

Topics include:

  • recognizing the typical demands placed on managers
  • determining the best ways to deal with common mistakes
  • distinguishing between management myths and truths

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  • Topics: Human resources; Personal and team development; Personal development
  • Community: Managers; Supervisors
  • Business line: GC and Public Sector Skills
  • Provider: Skillsoft

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