Successfully Lead in an Ever-Changing Business Environment
Master key strategies to successfully lead an organizational change effort in just five courses plus a final capstone project.
About This Specialization
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- Intermediate Specialization.
- Some related experience required.
High Performance Collaboration: Leadership, Teamwork, and NegotiationUpcoming session: Oct 30
About the CourseAre leaders born or made? Learn the essential skills to develop and expand your leadership repertoire, design teams for collaboration, and craft win-win negotiation strategies. High Performance Collaboration: Leadership, Teamwork, and Neg
Leadership Communication for Maximum Impact: StorytellingUpcoming session: Oct 30
- English, Vietnamese
About the CourseStorytelling is an essential part of leadership. Effective leaders communicate to inspire talent to excel; to partner with investors and communities; to engage with customers and clients and to grow their impact in the world as part of
Leadership Through Social InfluenceCurrent session: Oct 16
- 4 weeks of study, 1-3 hours/week
About the CourseThis course will provide learners with a systematic general framework for analyzing persuasive influence situations. Learners will be able to identify different challenges faced by persuaders and to fashion appropriate strategies for addressi
Leadership Through MarketingUpcoming session: Oct 29
- 3 weeks, 1 - 2 hours per week
About the CourseThe success of every organization depends on attracting and retaining customers. Although the marketing concepts for doing so are well established, digital technology has empowered customers, while producing massive amounts of data, revolutioni
Leadership Through Design InnovationUpcoming session: Oct 23
- 3-4 hours/week
- English, Portuguese (Brazilian)
About the CourseToday’s workplace calls for a new style of leadership to embolden and accelerate innovation. Design offers a novel way to discover market opportunities, experiment to validate concepts and mitigate risk, and deliver value to all stakeholders. Thi
Organizational Leadership CapstoneUpcoming session:
- 8 weeks of study, 2-4 hours/week
About the Capstone ProjectThe capstone project consists of a case study that must be addressed to complete the specialization. In the case study, you will be asked to assume the role of the incoming chief executive officer of a fictitious privately held medical device
Associate Professor, Co-director of the Research Cluster at the Segal Design Institute
J. Jay Gerber Distinguished Professor of Dispute Resolution and Organizations
Daniel J. O’Keefe
Owen L. Coon Professor
Clinical Assistant Professor, Design Innovator in Residence
James Farley/Booz Allen Hamilton Professor of Marketing Strategy, Director of the Center for Market Leadership, Faculty Director, Kellogg Markets and Customers Initiative (KMCI)
Adjunct Professor of Executive Education
Nancy L. Ertle Professor of Marketing, Director, Program on Data Analytics at Kellogg
Pentair - D. Eugene and Bonnie L. Nugent Clinical Associate Professor of Design, Director of the Segal Design Institute, Co-Director of the MMM Program
Dean of the School of Communication; Professor of Communication Studies; Annenberg University Professor
Executive Director Spiegel Research Center
Allen and Johnnie Breed University Design Professor, Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Director of the Engineering Design and Innovation Masters Program at the Segal Design Institute