Essay: Today’s Business community
Today’s business community presents many daunting challenges to managers in the worldwide. Therefore, the only way to be an efficient and effective manager amidst these challenges posed, training is inventible. As Stephen, David, Robin and Eileen (2005) puts it, management courses equip the today’s global managers with necessary tools of design to effectively handle management challenges. It therefore follows that, an ambitious manager should undergo management course as I did. This is because management education is considered a basic requirement for all keen on ensuring they reap the most out of the business opportunities that the corporate world presents. Honestly, I have every reason to be grateful and appreciate the management skills and knowledge I have gained from this course.
Initially, I had informal ideas about managing teams, groups and organization of which could not help me in any way ton further my professional career. However, these informal ideas have always led me into conflicts especial when in a leadership position for discussion groups and team leadership. Managing people and other resources was difficult for me, but could not diagnose what the problem was. However, this course has helped me to understand where and how I was not measuring up. As a result therefore, today I can boost of being well informed about management processes and procedures that have changed my perception and understanding. For instance, today I can boldly stand and confess that I have a clear understanding of the essentials of not only a good manager, but also a great performing manager both theoretically and practically.