The Excellent Assistant

Before you can effec­tive­ly man­age any­one, you must know your­self. Through self assess­ment and qual­i­ty instruc­tion, this course will teach you how to build rela­tion­ships, think strate­gi­cal­ly, man­age your time effec­tive­ly, and influ­ence those around you. This pro­gram is devel­oped specif­i­cal­ly for employ­ees who pro­vide sup­port to oth­ers in their organization.
What you will learn

  • Identify practical techniques to apply strategic and proactive thinking to your role.
  • Manage your time and energy to gain more balance and increase effectiveness.
  • Apply principles of emotional intelligence to guide your thinking and actions.
  • Work effectively with a variety of interpersonal styles.
  • Find opportunity in conflict.
  • Build collaboration with others through networking.
  • Identify strategies to manage up effectively.
This course has no prerequisites

Students from all educational backgrounds welcome. You can register for this course without applying and enrolling in a program.

Currently counts towards

* If you are already enroled in this program, please refer to your specific program requirements as outlined at the time of your admission: Bear Tracks > Academic Advisement.

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We recommend that you apply to the program as soon as possible to lock in your course requirements as they are subject to change.

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This course is not currently scheduled, but may be offered in an upcoming term.

New course schedules are announced each June and November.


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