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SkillSoft Spotlight Course of the Week ~ For Supervisors

Taking the Lead with Workplace Motivation and Engagement

May 27, 2020 9:03 AM

SkillSoft Spotlights focus on just-in-time online learning to help you more masterfully manage yourself personally and professionally, improve your effectiveness in managing your work, and support you in skillfully leading your teams. Each course is 30 minutes or less and is curated to provide tools, strategies, and practices to accelerate your success.

This week's spotlight course is Taking the Lead with Workplace Motivation and Engagement (20min)

The best leaders are masters in workplace motivation and engagement. In this course, you will learn the characteristics of motivation and engagement, as well as techniques for optimizing both. You will also learn techniques for motivating and engaging yourself and others, in both onsite and remote situations.

Participants will learn to:
  • discover the subject areas that will be covered in this course
  • recognize the forces that drive motivation and engagement
  • identify techniques that foster self-motivation
  • recognize techniques that develop self-engagement
  • identify coaching techniques that maximize motivation and engagement in yourself or in others
  • recognize techniques for enhancing your motivation and engagement as a remote worker, or in others who work remotely

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Visit our UMBC SkillSoft page for information on UMBC’s curated role and topic-based certificate tracks as well as professional industry certifications that align with SkillSoft courses.

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