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Our world is experiencing some once-in-a-generation challenges and industries are facing a lot of unknowns and trying to answer difficult questions. During these challenging periods leaders and organizations need effective tools to strategize, energize, and focus the culture on solutions.

These tools include emphasizing one’s identity, vision, values, and history. Change management, transparency, and authentic communication are critical. Throw in some timely decision-making skills and a healthy dose of moxie and resilience, and these challenges soon becomes another successful chapter in your company’s narrative.

Course Key Concept: Time management, Values, Decision, Culture, Challenges, Resilience, Engagement, Leadership, Solutions, Psychological safety.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify the importance of psychological safety and its impact on productivity and engagement.
  • Recognize the importance of corporate canaries - i.e. truthtellers - in keeping the organization on track.
  • Recognize the importance of finding efficient solutions in the midst of daunting challenges.
  • Identify tools to increase speed and confidence in decision-making.
  • Explore the role resiliency plays in recovering and learning from challenges.
Last updated/reviewed: September 13, 2020

1 Review (11 ratings)Reviews

5
Anonymous Author
Challenging times can bring about gratitude and the great lesson of resiliency. Coming out the other end of a challenging time helps to add positive narrative for the future challenges in an organization and to draw on how the company successfully came through those times. This course helped me recognize the positivity in challenging times.

Prerequisites

Course Complexity: Foundational

No advanced preparation or prerequisites are required for this course.

Education Provider Information

Company:
Illumeo, Inc., 75 East Santa Clara St., Suite 1215, San Jose, CA 95113
Contact:
For more information regarding this course, including complaint and cancellation policies, please contact our offices at (408) 400- 3993 or send an e-mail to .
Course Syllabus
INTRODUCTION AND OVERVIEW
  1:58Introduction to Essential Management Tools for Challenging Times
  12:34Psychological Safety
  10:42Safety Model
  4:18Canaries
  13:48Identity
  12:25Identity-Examples from The Past
  10:33Essentials Decision Making
  4:48Communication
  9:28Positivity, Moxie and Resilience
  1:06Summary
CONTINUOUS PLAY
  1:21:40Essential Management Tools for Challenging Times
SUPPORTING MATERIAL
  PDFSlides: Essential Management Tools for Challenging Times
  PDFEssential Management Tools for Challenging Times Glossary/ Index
REVIEW AND TEST
  quizREVIEW QUESTIONS
 examFINAL EXAM