Leading by Developing People

  • 7 videos | 43m 45s
  • Includes Assessment
  • Earns a Badge
  • Certification CPE
  • Certification PMI PDU
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Any leader is only as good as the people they lead, and it is the very rare leader whose team is comprised only of skilled experts at every position. For everyone else, employee development is key for effective leadership. Individual and team development must be a priority for you and your organization when seeking a competitive edge in the marketplace. In this course, you'll learn how to use motivational factors and actions for developing your team. You'll explore strategies for performance improvement, as well as how to set and maintain high standards. You'll also learn how to overcome common myths about development, and how to mitigate the challenges leaders face in developing people.


  • identify actions for overcoming common development myths
    identify actions that mitigate the challenges to development
    recognize motivational factors that encourage development
  • identify actions for developing performance improvement
    recognize actions for setting and maintaining high standards
    reflect on what you've learned


  • 52s
    In this course, you will learn how to use motivational factors and actions to develop careers and performance improvement. You'll also discover how to set and maintain high standards. FREE ACCESS
  • 8m 32s
    In this video, you will learn how to identify actions for overcoming common development myths. FREE ACCESS
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    3.  Meeting the Challenges
    10m 33s
    In this video you will learn how to develop people effectively. You will also discover the generational considerations that should dictate a development plan. FREE ACCESS
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    4.  Motivation in Development
    5m 36s
    Motivation plays a major role in developing your people. Whether it's the promise of a larger paycheck or the satisfaction of meeting a new challenge, motivating your employees and keeping them motivated encourages professional growth and performance improvement. In this video, you will learn about the three E words that are involved in motivation: engage, empower, and encourage. FREE ACCESS
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    5.  Developing Performance
    11m 26s
    Developing people's performance improvement differs from career development. Of course, many aspects are the same, motivation, setting goals, creating a development plan, and regular check-ins. Where they differ is in what those goals should be and the actions for achieving them. In this video, you will learn how to confront performance issues effectively. FREE ACCESS
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    6.  Setting and Maintaining High Standards
    5m 59s
    During this video, you will learn how to set and maintain high standards. You will also discover how to engage in continuous learning. FREE ACCESS
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    7.  Let's Review
    In this video, you'll review the key concepts covered in this course, including the skills needed for career and performance development, the components of development, and the motivational factors that encourage and support it. FREE ACCESS


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