2017-2018 Graduate Catalog

MANA 65160 Leadership in a Complex World

1.5 credit hours. Prerequisite: Must be an EMBA candidate. This course addresses the challenges of leading in today's complex environments. Students will learn how changing business contexts are placing new demands on leaders for innovation, adaptability, learning and growth. The specific focus will be on how societal and environmental advances require different ways of conceptualizing and practicing leadership relative to strategy, power, relationships and communication. Students will leave the course with a better understanding of the challenges being faced, how they as leaders need to approach those challenges, and what organization need to do to develop more effective leadership.