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Introduction to Management

This is a skill-building course for people whose job responsibilities or career interests require knowledge of basic management principles. We study concepts of organization, communication, decision making, planning, motivating, group dynamics, leadership, and change. Examples of common day-to-day management and supervisory problems provide realistic case studies.

  • Programs: Online Learning
  • Format: Online
  • Section: A
  • Course Number: CRN 1237 - NMGT 0101 A
Instructor
Richard Kessler
Richard Kessler
Described by Anthony Tommasini of The New York Times as a “firebrand,” Richard Kessler holds a dual appointment as the Executive Dean for the Performing Arts at The New School and Dean of Mannes College, the century old music conservatory at The New School. In his role as Executive Dean for the Performing Arts, Kessler is working to unify the performing arts schools of The New School. As Dean of Mannes, Richard Kessl...
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Jun 03 - Aug 04
Online
Summer 2019
CRN 1237
What you will learn
  • The interaction of environment and culture within business organizations;
  • The process of strategic planning and decision making and the impact of ethics on business functions;
  • The challenge of organizing, structure and diversity in business management;
  • The roles of motivations, teamwork and communication in business management; and
  • The uses of managerial control, innovation and change in business management.
Benefits
  • A comprehensive overview of business and management issues
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