Affordable online courses designed for leaders of organizations and people.

Managing People and Organizations Level 1: Learn the fundamentals of how to manage people and organizations by developing personal management, interpersonal, and strategic organizational skills in this three-hour, self-paced online module from the Kelley School of Business.

Managing People and Organizations 2: Covers more advanced topics of how to lead organizations and people, developing skills in personal, team, communication, and leadership effectiveness. Gain insights from leading faculty at the Kelley School in this online, self-paced course that takes students about three hours to complete.

These affordable courses are designed to introduce the fundamentals of management and leadership to busy professionals of any level in any industry.

Online Courses in Managing People and Organizations

Format: 100% online courses consist of four modules each. One entire course takes about three hours to complete.

Affordable Pricing: Each course is just $50.

Discounts for Kelley Alumni: Graduates of the Kelley School can receive these courses free of charge. To get your access code, please provide your information and graduation details here:

Kelley Alumni Access

On-Demand Learning:

Courses are accessible 24/7. Register with IU Expand to make your payment and get started today.

Managing People and Organizations Course Learning Outcomes:

After completing course Level 1, you’ll be able to:

  • Distinguish between management and leadership
  • Analyze the impact of different leadership styles
  • Facilitate successful team behavior and decision-making
  • Recognize the characteristics that influence employee engagement, motivation, and productivity
  • Understand and overcome resistance to organizational change

After completing course Level 2, you’ll be able to:

  • Manage interpersonal conflict and build effective coalitions
  • Apply active listening skills and increase the effectiveness of your interpersonal communication
  • Create a team charter to effectively measure and guide team performance
  • Apply goal-setting and job design strategies to improve employee motivation

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Ready for an interactive experience with faculty from the Kelley School? Join one of our online or in-residence certificate programs.

The online certificate courses are faculty-led via live virtual meetings and include interactive sessions with classmates. Certificates are usually 12 or 14 weeks in length, specializing in leadership and practical skills. Here are some recommended programs:

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