21 Management Skills (Intro)

Going through this blog means learning about, practicing, and reinforcing specific management skills. Here are 21 skills that encompass the 4 functions of management: Planning, Organizing, Leading and Controlling. They are:

  1. Acquiring power
  2. Active listening
  3. Budgeting
  4. Choosing an effective leadership style
  5. Coaching
  6. Creating effective teams
  7. Delegating (empowerment)
  8. Designing motivating jobs
  9. Developing trust
  10. Disciplining
  11. Interviewing
  12. Managing conflict
  13. Managing resistance to change
  14. Mentoring
  15. Negotiating
  16. Providing feedback
  17. Reading an organization’s culture
  18. Scanning the environment
  19. Setting goals
  20. Solving problems creatively
  21. Valuing diversity

Source: Taken from Management (Pearson Hall Publications)