MM 516 Organizational Leadership & Communication
This course focuses on the concept of leadership and applying it to your own life and leadership roles. It is intended to be a practical course that will provide you with a framework for developing yourself and others as leaders.
- To consider a range of leadership theories and practices to broaden our thinking about the importance of leadership and our potential for creating positive change.
- To gain personal insight into our own skills and challenges as leaders.
- To create a behavior-specific plan for development as a leader.
Peter G. Northouse, Leadership Theory and Practice, Fourth Edition, Sage Publications, 2007.
Harvard Business Review Articles which can be downloaded at hbr.org:
Collins, Level 5 Leadership: The Triumph of Humility and Fierce Resolve, BR #R0507M
Drucker, Managing Oneself, HBR #R0501K
Goffie and Jones, Why Should Anyone Be Led by You? HBR #R00506
McCullough, Timeless Leadership HBR #0803B
Additional articles to be determined.