2017-2018 Graduate Catalog

MANA 60350 Competitive Advantage through People

1.5 credit hours. Students must have PMBA-MBA, ACCP-MBA, ENRG-MBA, ACCE-MBA or SCMT-MS degree plan. This course is designed to give the student an understanding of the role that people play in producing long-term sustainable business success. As such it will focus on organizational effectiveness. Topics will include forms of organization and work design that fit dynamic, competitive environments, corporate culture, work motivation, teams leadership and change. While this course provides a holistic view of how people contribute to sustainable competitive advantage, it will also focus on skills that leaders can employ to support this goal