Essay: Business community-management knowledge
This course has helped me to acquire various vital management knowledge and skills that gives me confidence that I can be a great manger. To me management is the process of reaching organizational goals by working with people and other resources at disposal. Therefore, as an effective manager my primary task is to oversee and guide reaching of these organization or group goals utilizing available resources as opposed to using the resources. The management knowledge and skills which have enhanced my prospects of becoming a good manager who performs are the core principles of management.
For instance, planning principle of planning has informed me how to choose tasks that must be performed and how and when they will be performed. Secondly, organization function of management informed my understanding of assigning tasks to various individuals or groups; putting plan into action that contribute to achieving the goals. On this note, Certo et al. (2006) proposes five steps in the organizing process: reflection on plans and objectives; establish major tasks; divide major tasks into subtasks; allocate resources; and evaluate the results of your strategy.