Personal Skills Development

Course Code: 
Specialization Courses

The successful manager nowadays is not the one who possesses the technical or managerial knowledge but the one who has developed appropriately the necessary personal skills to use this knowledge effectively. The current course attempts to “assist” students in developing these competencies, through a program of self-assessment and evaluation with a strong emphasis on interaction with colleagues.

The objectives of the course are the following:

  • Students’ self-assessment of their personal skills
  • Applications of personal skills at work
  • Using personal skills in job search activities and career management

Course contents

  • Introduction
  • Self-assessment
  • Learning and learning styles
  • Stress and stress management
  • Group dynamics
  • Conflict and negotiation
  • Influence
  • Leadership and Emotional Intelligence development
  • Job search and career management