Our general business and team management courses range from how to manage projects; be more productive with effective communication techniques; lead yourself, teams; and developing broad understanding across different business functions.
Business+ is an innovative new digital resource. Accessible anywhere, and with content from the School of Marketing, the content will help enhance your delivery of BTEC.
Develop and apply technical and behavioural knowledge and understanding required to become a skilled and successful Business Administrator.
Develop a thorough understanding of Business Fundaments, from supporting change in the organisation, business finance and project management to developing and maintaining effective stakeholder relationships.
This course covers the factors that need to be taken into account and activities to be undertaken when planning business communications.
Whether you are currently a team leader or supervisor or you intend to work in a first line management role in the future, this programme will help you to develop and apply the technical and behavioural knowledge required to become competent in your role
UK and International
Explore the different forms of communication and the legal requirements for communication in the workplace, how to chair and lead meetings effectively, and how to manage challenging conversations.
The overall performance of a team often depends on the style of leadership the manager uses. Explore the principles of leadership, and the role of managers in particular to manage change within their team.
As a first-line manager, implementing the operational plan of your team to deliver the organisational strategy will be a fundamental part of your role.
Explore the concepts of people and team management and the related theories and models of developing, managing and motivating a team.
Explore the basic principles of project management, including the project life cycle, common roles and responsibilities and how effective project management benefits organisations.
Develop knowledge and understanding of the transferable skills and personal attributes that underpin personal effectiveness in an administrative work environment, the strategies for developing these skills and personal attributes and the benefits they provide.
This course looks at how an organisation’s purpose, aims, vision, core values, and culture may be shaped by the local environment or sector in which it operates.