2017-2018 Graduate Catalog

MANA 65260 Leading for Innovation and Results

1.5 credit hours. Prerequisite: Must be an EMBA candidate. This course focuses on the specifics of leading for innovation and results in organizations. Students will learn how organizational systems and structures enable or inhibit leaders' efforts to drive innovation and change for productivity. They will then explore their own leadership styles and teamwork behaviors relative to the administrative system, the entrepreneurial system and enabling adaptive space. During the course students will identify strategies and practices they can use to be more effective in managing and leading organizational adaptability and performance. They will leave the course with a specific action plan for continuing their own leadership development and for growing other leaders in the organization.