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CM Planning & Organizing Exam Study Guide - Certified Manager

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Prepare for the CM Planning and Organizing exam with this comprehensive course that goes over all of the topics you need to know. Simply work through these lessons and quizzes to review what you need to and see how well you understand the essentials of planning and organizing in management.
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19 Chapters in CM Planning & Organizing Exam Study Guide - Certified Manager

19 chapters in CM Planning & Organizing Exam Study Guide - Certified Manager

Week {{::cp.getGoalWeekForTopic(2, 19)}}
Course Progress Best Score
Lesson 1 - The Strategic Management Process Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2148].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2148].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What is a SWOT Analysis? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2061].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2061].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Porter's Five Forces: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[55447].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[55447].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Hypercompetition: Definition & Business Strategy Effects Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[146589].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[146589].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - The Balanced Scorecard as a Strategic Management System Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[78546].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[78546].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What Is a Balanced Scorecard? - Metrics & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16037].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16037].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - The Benefits of Strategic Mapping Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57937].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57937].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Porter's Generic Strategies: Low Cost, Differentiated & Focus Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[55561].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[55561].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Corporate-Level Strategy: Focus on a Single Industry Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[146590].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[146590].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - What is Vertical Integration? - Definition, Examples & Benefits Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17598].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17598].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - What Is Diversification of Business? - Strategies, Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5285].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5285].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Global Strategy: Definition & Example Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17648].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17648].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - International Business Expansion Methods Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14582].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14582].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 14 - Strategy Implementation: Plan, Process & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8530].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8530].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Product Quality in Operations & Supply Chains: Definition & Dimensions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[40294].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[40294].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What Is Quality Management System? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8513].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8513].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Total Quality Management in the Field of Organizational Behavior Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9742].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9742].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Five Principles of Total Quality Management (TQM) Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2156].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2156].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Implementing Total Quality Management (TQM) in an Organization Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2157].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2157].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Quality Improvement Management: Methods & Process Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8500].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8500].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Six Sigma: Principles & Process Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[40304].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[40304].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What is Project Management? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[65153].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[65153].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Project Management: Components & Characteristics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[65154].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[65154].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - The Benefits of Project Management Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[65174].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[65174].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - What Are Project Management Skills? - Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[65157].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[65157].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Project Management Steps Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[65160].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[65160].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Gantt Chart in Project Management: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[74156].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[74156].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - PERT Analysis & Project Completion Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2153].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2153].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Organizational Structure: Definition and Influence on Organizational Behavior Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10272].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10272].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Organizational Design and Structure Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2073].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2073].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Determinants of Organizational Structure Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[146605].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[146605].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Job Design: Definition and Purpose Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10282].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10282].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Hackman & Oldham's Job Characteristics Model Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10288].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10288].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Types of Traditional Organizational Designs: Simple, Functional & Divisional Designs Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2077].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2077].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Types of Contemporary Organizational Designs: Matrix, Team & Network Designs Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3001].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3001].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Minimum Chain of Command: Definition & Principles Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[146606].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[146606].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - What Is a Flat Structure in an Organization? - Definition, Advantages & Disadvantages Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7224].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7224].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Authority in Centralized & Decentralized Organizations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2076].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2076].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Integrating Mechanisms for Increased Communication Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[146607].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[146607].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Organizational Culture and Change Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2070].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2070].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Factors Determining Organizational Culture Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[146608].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[146608].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 14 - Strong vs. Weak Organizational Cultures: Examples & Differences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7746].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7746].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Human Resource Management: Definition, Objectives & Responsibilities Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18571].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18571].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Human Resource Management (HRM): Laws & Regulations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2142].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2142].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Human Resource Management: Hiring and Staffing Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2138].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2138].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Common Staffing Selection Methods: Definitions, Interview Types, Pros & Cons Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19561].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19561].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - The Hiring Process: How Human Resource Managers Recruit and Hire Employees Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2139].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2139].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Analysis & Design in Performance Standardization Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19926].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[19926].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Understanding Employee Compensation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2145].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2145].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Direct, Indirect & Non-Financial Compensation Strategies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18747].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18747].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Workers' Compensation: Overview and Description Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15591].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15591].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Unemployment Compensation: Definition, Benefits & Purpose Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10869].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10869].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - National Labor Relations Board: History and Purpose Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17851].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[17851].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Labor Relations: Definition & Process Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[67430].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[67430].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Function of Collective Bargaining Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2146].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2146].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What is Diversity? - Definition & Meaning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3440].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3440].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Individual Diversity: Biographical & Demographical Characteristics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10170].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10170].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What is Workforce Diversity? - Definition & Issues Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9084].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9084].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Cultural Diversity in the Workplace: Definition, Trends & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7625].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7625].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Gender Diversity in the Workplace: Definition, Trends & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7626].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7626].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Age Diversity in the Workplace: Definition, Trends & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7627].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7627].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Ability and Disability Diversity in the Workplace: Definition, Trends & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7628].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7628].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Religious Diversity in the Workplace: Definition & Laws Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[146614].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[146614].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Sexual Orientation Discrimination in the Workplace: Definition, Laws & Cases Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10769].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10769].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Socioeconomic Diversity in the Workplace Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[146615].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[146615].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Managing a Diverse Workforce in Contemporary Organizations Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2167].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2167].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Factors that Influence Perception in the Workplace Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10074].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10074].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Benefits of Diversity Training in Globalized Business Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14592].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14592].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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