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Managing your time better

Aery Prabhakar's picture

It's TIME to master the intricacies of timemanagement - a skill that will propel you to the pinnacle of success faster than you can ever imagine.

Nothing is more powerful than being incredibly organized and super focused like a laser beam.

Once you know what it takes to manipulate, manage andmaster your time, you'll be hitting your targets that take you towards success in your personal and business life at incredible speeds.

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Developing effective communication in the organization

Mariana Porta Galvan's picture

This module will provide you with a model to understand how communication takes place within the organization and how it can be analyzed and structured in a way that it is more effective and even enjoyable.

At the end of each chapter you will find a page called “Tips and Tools” with training tasks or suggestions for implementation.

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Transversal Management

Jean Marc Schoettl's picture

Transversal management (cross-functional management) exceeds and completes traditional hierarchical management. In a traditional organization, hierarchical pyramid is often associated with the notion of territory and power over the people attached to them. This concept has proven efficacy but creates divisions and contradictions.

Every one's goal can be counterproductive to the overall performance.

Writing Project Requirements

Alysum's picture

This module is will provide some characteristics and simple guidelines for how to write good project requirements.

While it cannot be comprehensive, it should give you a working knowledge of what constitutes good requirements and how to develop and read them, whether you are the one who has to write them or the one who must build to them.

It will present some specific rules for writing good requirements. It will also include some common errors and traps that people run into with bad requirements and how to escape those traps..

Developing Intercultural Communication Competence

Adair Linn Nagata's picture

In today's global world and multicultural workplaces, many of us communicate regularly with people who are culturally different from us.

Making ourselves understood and understanding people whose culture is not familiar to us often requires extra effort.

Communicating across cultural differences can be an exciting challenge that promotes learning about ourselves as much or more than about the culturally different other person or group.

Supplier Relationship Management

In a globalization environment most of the leading companies have increasing needs to improve the value of procurement beyond cost savings.

In order to ensure that they are able to leverage their initiatives, procurement executives redefine the procurement role and seek to implement the supplier Relationship Management concept (SRM).

SRM initiatives become vital to the continued strategic improvement of the procurement function.

How To Build An Effective Team

Larry Kryske's picture

Building an effective team is as much an art as a science. The principal reason for this dichotomy is the involvement of people.

The management of people represents the science and involves time-tested practices and procedures. The leadership of people represents the art and taps into the nature of humans, their talents, creativity, and energy. The key player in the team-building process is the team leader.

Motivating your staff

Larry Kryske's picture

The key to business success is having a motivated staff. The leaders in the organization must create an environment in which people work cooperatively with each other, tackle business challenges energetically, and achieve desired business outcomes.

Because of the human factor, motivation is both an art and a science.
There are detailed psychological theories and models about motivation.
There are also practical techniques that ordinary people can use to motivate others.

Focus Is On The Customer

Jean Marc Schoettl's picture

In a highly competitive Economy, the quality of customer service will often make the difference.

The companies which succeed know exactly who their ideal customers are and focus their energies on creating products and services which suit them.

What are the mechanisms of customer loyalty?

How can loyalty be implemented?

This is what we will see in this Knowledge Pill.

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