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Developing a Professional Work Ethic- Alumni


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Full course description




1.5 Hours






This course is available to ASU Alumni at a discount

What you'll learn:

Knowing how to effectively manage yourself while at work is a task that is often left to the individual to master, with little guidance. Therefore, developing a professional work ethic can take years to create on your own. This course explores tasks like thinking about strengths and weaknesses when it comes to managing your stress, and how you can keep the promises you make every day on the job. The tips provided in this course will help you understand the consequences of not developing a professional work ethic, and ultimately help prepare you for a the promotion you’ve been seeking.

Modules and Content:

Students are presented with concepts and real-world examples for developing a professional work ethic. The course activities allow students to practice what they are learning, while the assessments provide students the opportunity to check their understanding.

Learning Objectives:

  • Demonstrate your work ethic and commitment.
  • Be dependable and reliable.
  • Manage your time.
  • Manage stress.
  • Maintain a professional workspace.
  • Take advantage of professional opportunities.
  • Earn recognition.


Meet the instructor

Mai Trinh, PhD

Dr. Mai P. Trinh joined Arizona State University as an Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Leadership and Interdisciplinary Studies in the College of Integrative Sciences and Arts in August 2016. She is an expert in leadership development, group dynamics, experiential learning, complex dynamic systems, and adaptability.