The progress and success of a project and an organisation and its employees always begin with effective leadership and management. When a manager knows how to become a leader, which means working in concert with others, influencing employees to perform their best, taking advantage of opportunities, and creating something of value no matter the situation, the results always end up benefiting everyone.
In this comprehensive course, you will learn how to transform yourself from a mediocre manager to an effective leader. The course will take you through lessons that include leadership and management theories and principles, qualities of an effective leader and manager, key leadership and management styles and practices, office communication, and organisational structure and dynamics, among other things. Moreover, you will find information dedicated to the subject of project management, including the project manager’s role, phases of a project’s life cycle, resource planning, team management, and conflict resolution.
The primary objectives of this Leadership and Management and Project Management Diploma Course are to: (a) introduce you to different leadership and management theories, styles, and practices; (b) familiarise you with different project management concepts; (c) help you develop concrete skills that will transform you into an effective leader and manager; (d) let you learn and apply a variety of leadership and management techniques to bring people, projects and organisations to success.