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People Management Skills


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Learn to become an exceptional manager in this online course from the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development.


People Management Skills

People Management Skills



Bad managers can be a business's worst nightmare, adding unnecessary stress, damaging morale, and risking resignations. A good manager is an employee's dream, helping them relish their job and enhancing their performance.

This online course on people management is produced by the UK's Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development, or CIPD. Course leader Andy Lancaster is the CIPD's Head of Learning & Development Content. Offered via FutureLearn, this course is aimed at new line managers. It's also useful to anybody looking to develop their people skills in corporate settings. The course covers how to recruit great people. It highlights performance management, career development, and well-being considerations.

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If you want to develop a high-performing workforce and you want business success, people management skills are absolutely key, no matter what industry or sector you actually work within.

- Jon Dawson, Mandarin Oriental Hotels HR director

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