Certificate In Taking Initiative Online Course

Learn The Good and Bad Aspects of Initiative

Certificate In Taking Initiative Online Course

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Learn The Good and Bad Aspects of Initiative

Taking the initiative is a crucial step in moving forward in our professional and personal lives. By showing initiative, it reflects us in a positive light to others as well as builds our own self-esteem. If we want something to happen, we need to make it happen. That is what initiative is all about. Take opportunities and run with them. Do not let excuses cause you to miss out on amazing opportunities. See what you want, believe what you want, and make it happen.

With our “Seeing and Taking Initiative” course, you will learn what initiative is, how to take it on, the advantages of it, and when to know one's place. By enrolling in this class, you will be taking the first step in making something positive happen for you! Now that is initiative!

After you complete this Course, you will be able to:

  • Identify what initiative looks like
  • Recognize when you can take steps outside the normal
  • Build confidence for themselves
  • Learn to find opportunities
  • Learn good and bad aspects of initiative
  • Balance initiative and restraint

Course Fast Facts:

  1. Easy to follow and understand
  2. Only 6 to 8 hours of study is required
  3. Unlimited, lifetime access to online course
  4. Delivered 100% on-line and accessible 24/7 from any computer or smartphone
  5. You can study from home or at work, at your own pace, in your own time
  6. Certificate of Completion

Course Delivery

Courses are accessed online via our learning management system by any device including PC, MAC, tablet or Smart Phone.

Recognition & Accreditation

The courses offered by Courses For Success are unique as they are taught in a step by step process enabling students to complete them quickly and easily, so that you can obtain your qualification sooner. All students who complete the course receive a certificate of completion. Courses For Success is committed to high completion rates and therefore 100% student satisfaction.

Module One: Getting Started    
Module Two: What is Initiative?    

  • Definition    
  • Benefits, Personal and Professional    
  • Why People Do Not Take Initiative    
  • Make Initiative a Priority    

Module Three: Take a Chance    

  • Be Open Minded    
  • Be Adaptable    
  • Making Decisions    
  • Take Responsibility    

Module Four: Recognize When You Can Step In    

  • Know Your Strengths and Skills    
  • Go the Extra Mile    
  • Listen Carefully    
  • Fill in the Gaps    

Module Five: Recognize When You Can Go Outside the Normal    

  • Consider Culture and Values Before Acting    
  • Is It in the Scope of Your Authority?    
  • Communicate Ideas    
  • Act on Solutions    

Module Six: Weighing the Consequences    

  • Ask Questions    
  • Risk, Impact, or Cost Analysis    
  • Is Authorization Necessary?    
  • When Risks Are Too High    

Module Seven: Good or Bad    

  • The Good    
  • The Bad    
  • Develop Judgment    
  • Avoid Acting on Emotion    

Module Eight: Confidence    

  • Are You Confident?    
  • Build Confidence    
  • Positive Thinking    
  • Visualization    

Module Nine: Find Opportunities    

  • Internal Opportunities    
  • External Opportunities    
  • Apply Core Competencies    
  • What Problems Exist, and Will They Grow?    

Module Ten: Be Persistent    

  • Handle Setbacks
  • Manage Change    
  • Modify Ideas When Necessary    
  • Move Forward    

Module Eleven: Balance Initiative and Restraint    

  • Consider the Work Involved in an Idea    
  • Develop Emotional Intelligence    
  • Know the Buy-in of Stakeholders
  • Do Not Push All Ideas Forward

Module Twelve: Wrapping Up

Entry requirements

Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills.

Minimum education

Open entry. Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course.

Computer requirements

Students will need access to a computer and the internet.

Minimum specifications for the computer are:

Windows:

  • Microsoft Windows XP, or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

MAC/iOS

  • OSX/iOS 6 or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems

  • Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or faster
  • Flash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities(Currently Internet Explorer 9, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

Students will also need access the following applications:

Adobe Acrobat Reader

About this Course

Learn The Good and Bad Aspects of Initiative

Taking the initiative is a crucial step in moving forward in our professional and personal lives. By showing initiative, it reflects us in a positive light to others as well as builds our own self-esteem. If we want something to happen, we need to make it happen. That is what initiative is all about. Take opportunities and run with them. Do not let excuses cause you to miss out on amazing opportunities. See what you want, believe what you want, and make it happen.

With our “Seeing and Taking Initiative” course, you will learn what initiative is, how to take it on, the advantages of it, and when to know one's place. By enrolling in this class, you will be taking the first step in making something positive happen for you! Now that is initiative!

After you complete this Course, you will be able to:

  • Identify what initiative looks like
  • Recognize when you can take steps outside the normal
  • Build confidence for themselves
  • Learn to find opportunities
  • Learn good and bad aspects of initiative
  • Balance initiative and restraint

Course Fast Facts:

  1. Easy to follow and understand
  2. Only 6 to 8 hours of study is required
  3. Unlimited, lifetime access to online course
  4. Delivered 100% on-line and accessible 24/7 from any computer or smartphone
  5. You can study from home or at work, at your own pace, in your own time
  6. Certificate of Completion

Course Delivery

Courses are accessed online via our learning management system by any device including PC, MAC, tablet or Smart Phone.

Recognition & Accreditation

The courses offered by Courses For Success are unique as they are taught in a step by step process enabling students to complete them quickly and easily, so that you can obtain your qualification sooner. All students who complete the course receive a certificate of completion. Courses For Success is committed to high completion rates and therefore 100% student satisfaction.

Module One: Getting Started    
Module Two: What is Initiative?    

  • Definition    
  • Benefits, Personal and Professional    
  • Why People Do Not Take Initiative    
  • Make Initiative a Priority    

Module Three: Take a Chance    

  • Be Open Minded    
  • Be Adaptable    
  • Making Decisions    
  • Take Responsibility    

Module Four: Recognize When You Can Step In    

  • Know Your Strengths and Skills    
  • Go the Extra Mile    
  • Listen Carefully    
  • Fill in the Gaps    

Module Five: Recognize When You Can Go Outside the Normal    

  • Consider Culture and Values Before Acting    
  • Is It in the Scope of Your Authority?    
  • Communicate Ideas    
  • Act on Solutions    

Module Six: Weighing the Consequences    

  • Ask Questions    
  • Risk, Impact, or Cost Analysis    
  • Is Authorization Necessary?    
  • When Risks Are Too High    

Module Seven: Good or Bad    

  • The Good    
  • The Bad    
  • Develop Judgment    
  • Avoid Acting on Emotion    

Module Eight: Confidence    

  • Are You Confident?    
  • Build Confidence    
  • Positive Thinking    
  • Visualization    

Module Nine: Find Opportunities    

  • Internal Opportunities    
  • External Opportunities    
  • Apply Core Competencies    
  • What Problems Exist, and Will They Grow?    

Module Ten: Be Persistent    

  • Handle Setbacks
  • Manage Change    
  • Modify Ideas When Necessary    
  • Move Forward    

Module Eleven: Balance Initiative and Restraint    

  • Consider the Work Involved in an Idea    
  • Develop Emotional Intelligence    
  • Know the Buy-in of Stakeholders
  • Do Not Push All Ideas Forward

Module Twelve: Wrapping Up

Entry requirements

Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills.

Minimum education

Open entry. Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course.

Computer requirements

Students will need access to a computer and the internet.

Minimum specifications for the computer are:

Windows:

  • Microsoft Windows XP, or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

MAC/iOS

  • OSX/iOS 6 or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems

  • Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or faster
  • Flash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities(Currently Internet Explorer 9, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

Students will also need access the following applications:

Adobe Acrobat Reader

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Course Summary

Course ID No.: 020TIOC
Delivery Mode: Online
Course Access: Lifetime Course Access
Time required: Study at your own pace
Course Duration: 6 - 8 Hours
Assessments: Yes
Qualification: Certificate

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