As a manager, success is predicated on your ability to achieve goals working with your team. The good news is that management is a skill that can be learned. This path is designed to provide you with the key considerations, skills and competencies to help you become and succeed as a manager.
Learn the critical skills and competencies for new managers.
Discover essential interview techniques and questions.
Make the Move from Individual Contributor to Manager with Carolyn Goerner
Explore ways to successfully transition into a management position from an individual contributor role.
40m 12s • COURSE
New Manager Foundations with Todd Dewett
Learn how to establish your identity as a leader, connect with your team, and become a successful first-time manager.
1h • COURSE
Onboarding New Hires as a Manager with Todd Dewett
Learn how to effectively integrate new hires into your team and set them up for success in working with you, their colleagues, and the company.
32m 3s • COURSE
Leading Productive Meetings with Dave Crenshaw
Discover how to get the most from your meetings—turning them into productive avenues for communicating, connecting, and accomplishing real work.
1h 4m • COURSE
Delegating Tasks with Dorie Clark
Learn how to delegate work effectively.
34m 52s • COURSE
Coaching and Developing Employees with Lisa Gates
Harness the power of coaching in the workplace. Learn how to use coaching to increase employee engagement, productivity, and results.
54m 4s • COURSE
Performance Management: Setting Goals and Managing Performance with Todd Dewett
Set your employees up for success. Learn how to effectively manage employee performance and help your direct reports define and align smart goals.
19m 43s • COURSE
Performance Management: Conducting Performance Reviews with Todd Dewett
Learn how to prepare for and conduct fair, productive performance reviews. Get tips for making reviews more useful and less stressful for both you and your employees.
28m 22s • COURSE
You'll learn management with these experts.
Dr. Carolyn Goerner in a professor at Kelley School of Business and the founder of Practical Paradigms.
Starting with a 10 year stretch as a human resources manager and HR consultant, completing an MA in communication (Indiana University - Bloomington), moving on to obtain a PhD in management and human resources (The Ohio State University, The Fisher College of Business), then joining the faculty of Indiana University - Bloomington and rising to the rank of Clinical Professor at the Kelley School of Business, Dr. Goerner's entire professional career has been geared towards providing cutting-edge professional education. As she enters her 29th year of teaching at IU, Practical Paradigms is the newest addition to her professional life.
Practical Paradigms offers custom training and development programs for clients such as Walgreens, Cognizant, Hewlett-Packard, Berry Global, Chapman & Cutler, and Boston Scientific. Current course offerings include Leadership Skills for Women, Influence Without Authority, Managing Across Generations for Millennials, Developing Negotiation Skills, and Myers–Briggs for Individuals and Teams. The company is the culmination of years of work and passion for Dr. Goerner.
Dr. Todd Dewett is one of the world's most watched leadership personalities.
He is an authenticity expert, best-selling author, best-selling educator at LinkedIn Learning, a TEDx speaker, and an Inc. Magazine Top 100 leadership speaker. He is a thought leader and expert on leadership, focused primarily on authenticity and aspects of relationships and leader behaviors that drive success at work. His unique take on leadership has resulted in quotes in the New York Times, Businessweek, Forbes, TIME, and hundreds of other outlets. After beginning his career with Andersen Consulting and Ernst & Young he completed his PhD in management and organizational behavior at Texas A&M University and enjoyed a career as an award-winning professor and scholar. Todd has delivered over 1,000 speeches and created a body of educational work enjoyed by over 20,000,000 professionals around the globe. His recent clients include Microsoft, ExxonMobil, Pepsi, Boeing, General Electric, Caterpillar, and hundreds more. Visit his home online at www.drdewett.com.
Dave Crenshaw develops leaders in Fortune 500 companies, universities, and organizations of every size.
Dave has appeared in Time magazine, USA Today, Fast Company, and the BBC News. His courses on LinkedIn Learning have been viewed tens of millions of times. His five books have been published in eight languages, the most popular of which is The Myth of Multitasking—a time management bestseller. As an author, speaker, and online instructor, Dave has transformed the lives and careers of hundreds of thousands around the world. You can download a free copy of Dave's book The Result and learn more at DaveCrenshaw.com.
Dorie Clark is an adjunct professor of business administration at Duke University's Fuqua School of Business.
Dorie is also the author of Reinventing You and Stand Out, which was named the number one leadership book of 2015 by Inc. magazine and was a Washington Post best-seller. A former presidential campaign spokeswoman, Dorie was described by the New York Times as an "expert at self-reinvention and helping others make changes in their lives."
She is a frequent contributor to the Harvard Business Review, Time, and Entrepreneur. Recognized as a branding expert by the Associated Press, Inc., and Fortune, Dorie is a marketing strategy consultant and speaker for clients including Google, Microsoft, Yale University, Fidelity, the U.S. State Department, and the World Bank. You can download her free 42-page Stand Out self-assessment workbook and learn more at dorieclark.com.
Lisa Gates is a career and leadership coach and the founder of Story Happens Here.
Lisa works with ambitious women who are committed to mastering their leadership stories, building their influence and stage presence, and activating their thought leadership reputations.
With a career that spans marketing and public relations to freelance writing to acting and improvisation, Lisa has learned a thing or two about interviewing, pitching, negotiating, and storytelling. As the former cofounder of She Negotiates, an internationally recognized consulting and training firm, Lisa has helped hundreds of women close their wage and leadership gaps. Her work has been featured on NPR, CNN, The New York Times, The Wallstreet Journal, The Atlantic, Glamour, and many others. To learn more, visit www.storyhappenshere.com.