Getting your priorities straight, no matter where you are in your organization, is about keeping a focus on your goals. It requires you to think about the bigger picture to ensure your department's work effectively supports the strategic objectives of your organization. In this course, you'll learn about the importance of setting strategic, tactical and operational goals. You'll also learn how to create effective unit goals and align them with company goals. Finally, you'll learn how to identify imperatives for action that keep you focused on meeting your objectives.
Setting and Managing Priorities
recognize the benefits of setting goals
distinguish between different kinds of business goals
recognize how to set effective goals for organizational units
identify consequences of failing to align unit goals with company goals
sequence the steps in cascading company-wide goals to unit-level goals
recall the steps in determining business imperatives
The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.