Become a More Effective Manager


In this Specialization, you will learn the essential skills to coach people for improved performance. You will learn from Executive Coach and UC Davis Instructor Kris Plachy, who has created and transformed dozens of teams through coaching. She will share best practices, research, tools and models for coaching effectively. You will learn how effective managers use coaching to establish clear expectations and accountability, how to assess performance, and how to conduct coaching conversations that build awareness and get results. In the capstone course, you will apply insights about management and coaching to develop your own coaching practice and tools.

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BUS301: Human Resource Management

College | Online class

In the United States, the subfield of Human Resource Management (alternatively known as Human Capital Management) has a history that dates back almost a century, but the most strategic components...

Capstone: Designing and Implementing Your Coaching Strategy

College | Online class

By the end of this Capstone, you will have a coaching strategy as well as the tools you will to confidently introduce coaching to your team. You will use the leadership point of view developed in...

Coaching Practices

College | Online class

In this course, you will explore the coaching practices managers use to create a culture of accountability. You will learn the underlying principles of coaching as a manager, and the elements for...

Business Strategy

High School - College | Online class

Business Strategy is course 5 of 7 in the Strategic Leadership and Management Specialization. Enhance leadership and business skills for immediate impact. Practice everyday leadership, manage...

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Coaching Conversations

College | Online class

In this class you will deepen your understanding of the essential practice of coaching conversations. We will explore in depth how to prepare for and communicate as a coach in different types of...

Become a better manager of people

College | Online class

Do you have people reporting to you that need managing? Or perhaps you want to consider a career in human resources? Or freshen up your HR knowledge? This specialization provides a robust...

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