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Applied Mgmt. (BN-725)

This is the one course you need to develop your professional management and leadership skills. Completing this uniquely focused course earns you the Professional Certificate in Applied Management.

Whether you’re a new manager or looking to have more influence in your current management role, the challenges you face come in all shapes and sizes—a direct report’s anxious questions, your boss’s last-minute assignment of an important presentation, or a blank business case staring you in the face. To reach your full potential in these situations, you need to master a new set of business and personal skills.

Packed with step-by-step advice and wisdom from Harvard Business Review’s management archive, the HBR Manager’s Handbook provides best practices on topics from understanding key financial statements and the fundamentals of strategy to emotional intelligence and building your employees’ trust. The book’s brief sections allow you to home in quickly on the solutions you need right away—or take a deeper dive if you need more context.

Keep this comprehensive guide with you throughout your career and be a more impactful leader in your organization.

  • Purchase your textbook
  • Units of Study
  • Sample Certificate
  • Chapter 1: and Question 1
  • Henry Mintzberg on Leading, Managing and Strategizing
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed