About this Course
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Subtitles: English, Portuguese (Brazilian), German, Arabic

Skills you will gain

AssertivenessCommunicationNegotiationLeadership
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100% online

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible deadlines

Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.

Approx. 14 hours to complete

Suggested: 5 weeks of study, 1-3 hours/week...

English

Subtitles: English, Portuguese (Brazilian), German, Arabic

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
1 hour to complete

WEEK 1: Yourself as a Leader—Developing your Leadership Identity

3 videos (Total 32 min), 3 readings, 2 quizzes
3 videos
Watch: Our Organizations Need Women Leaders!10m
Watch: Leadership Vision19m
3 readings
Read: Navigating the Course10m
Read: Required Reading List10m
Read: Required and Optional Readings List10m
2 practice exercises
Reflection: Best Self Exercise2m
Reflection: Values and Leadership Vision Exercise2m
Week
2
1 hour to complete

WEEK 2: The Current State of Women's Leadership at the Top!

2 videos (Total 33 min), 2 readings, 2 quizzes
2 videos
Watch: Why So Few, Why So Slow?16m
2 readings
Read: Required Readings List10m
Read: Required and Optional Readings List10m
2 practice exercises
Reflection: Global Context of Women at the Top Exercise2m
Reflection: Connect with the Experience of Others Exercise2m
Week
3
1 hour to complete

WEEK 3: Women's Leadership Presence

2 videos (Total 36 min), 2 readings, 2 quizzes
2 videos
Watch: Navigating Organizational Politics20m
2 readings
Read: Required Readings List10m
Read: Required Readings List10m
2 practice exercises
Reflection: Self-Confidence Assessment Exercise2m
Reflection: Power Map Exercise2m
Week
4
1 hour to complete

WEEK 4: Leadership Tools for Women

1 video (Total 23 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
1 reading
Read: Required and Optional Readings List10m
1 practice exercise
Apply your Skills: Negotiation Practice Exercise2m
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Top reviews from Women in Leadership: Inspiring Positive Change

By MMJan 22nd 2019

That was amazing! I totally recommend that course because it will explain a lot of things that happen in workplaces and what women face in their milestone.

By ATDec 13th 2016

Thought-provoking course that validated many of my experiences. Helpful tips and frameworks for women and men alike. Thank you, Dr. Bilimoria!

Instructor

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Diana Bilimoria, PhD

KeyBank Professor and Chair of Organization Behavior
Organizational Behavior, Weatherhead School of Management, Case Western Reserve University

About Case Western Reserve University

Case Western Reserve University is a leading national research university located in Cleveland, Ohio. Through its seven schools and college, Case Western Reserve offers top-10 programs in health law, organizational behavior and social work and top-25 programs in biomedical engineering, international law, medicine and nursing. More than 4,000 undergraduate and nearly 6,000 graduate and professional students are enrolled at CWRU, representing all 50 states and more than 90 countries....

About the Inspired Leadership Specialization

In this specialization you will learn how to overcome the ravages of chronic stress and renew your body and mind by building better relationships and positive approaches to leadership. You will learn the power of asking questions to become a more inclusive and self-confident leader, and how to effectively coach others toward sustained, desired change, learning or increased motivation in life and work....
Inspired Leadership

Frequently Asked Questions

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  • When you enroll in the course, you get access to all of the courses in the Specialization, and you earn a certificate when you complete the work. Your electronic Certificate will be added to your Accomplishments page - from there, you can print your Certificate or add it to your LinkedIn profile. If you only want to read and view the course content, you can audit the course for free.

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