Online Management Course

Available Formats

  • Self-Paced Online Partner Course

Course Overview

To be successful and move ahead in his or her career, a manager must understand how to manage people, including motivating workers and coordinating their activities. This course will explain how the goals, empowerment, and measurement system of management can be employed and how organizational structures differ. The course also covers the difficulty of discipline while trying to maintain momentum.

Program Objectives

After completing this course, learners should be able to:

  • Understand their own attitudes toward empowering management.
  • Explain how a GEM (goals, empowerment, measurement) approach to managing works in practice.
  • Describe the major organizational structures and the differences between them.
  • Explain the different factors that motivate workers and how a manager can use them to improve employee performance.
  • Discuss the challenges of discipline and how a manager should deal with such situations.
  • Identify the defining characteristics, benefits, and unique challenges of empowered teams.

Target Audience

This course is targeted to those interested in improving their people management skills.



Estimated Hours to Complete


Pricing and Enrollment Information

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Self-Paced Online Training Course Reminders

  • Online courses are priced per seat.  Learners should have their own seats for any course in which they participate.
  • For organizations with 25 or more learners for any given course, please contact us for group pricing.
  • Business Training Works’ short courses require a score of 85% to earn a certificate.  Our Mindedge offerings require a score of 70% to earn a certificate and continuing education credits.
  • Online courses must be completed within 30 days of purchase. Learners can stop and resume courses at their discretion.  They do not have to complete a program in one sitting.
  • For an additional fee, learners who do not complete a program within the 30-day window can extend their access.
  • Course suites have extended learning times and are not restricted to the 30-day window.

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