University of Colorado Boulder
Principles of Leadership: Leading Technical Teams Specialization
University of Colorado Boulder

Principles of Leadership: Leading Technical Teams Specialization

Become a Great Leader. Understand critical leadership principles, develop personal leadership traits, explore the challenges of leading individuals and learn strategies for leading a team.

Taught in English

Daniel Moorer

Instructor: Daniel Moorer

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What you'll learn

  • Apply elements of personal effectiveness, including negotiation, managing organizational politics, finding mentors, and converting enemies to allies.

  • Apply practical leadership activities, including defining roles, setting a vision, coaching, dealing with conflicts, and delegation

  • Apply teambuilding activities, including hiring the right team members, building the team, managing the team, and conducting effective meetings.

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Specialization - 3 course series

What you'll learn

  • Understand and apply the principles of establishing a vision for an organization.

  • Understand the value of collaboration in bringing a team together under one vision.

  • Understand why stakeholders are important to any leader's actions and how to manage them.

Skills you'll gain

Category: Negotiation
Category: Relationships
Category: Managing Stakeholders
Category: Collaboration
Category: Resilience

What you'll learn

  • Understand that the culture you establish for your team in critically important for their performance.

  • Understand the value to team development and empowerment when the leader delegates and allows team members to lead.

  • Understand why knowing employees is an essential part of being a leader.

Skills you'll gain

Category: Delegation
Category: Building Teams
Category: Sustaining Engagement
Category: Creating a culture
Category: Transparency

What you'll learn

  • How to develop a new team.

  • How to set a vision for the team and achieve agreement with its goals.

  • How to ask questions properly in order to support making good decisions.

Skills you'll gain

Category: Communication
Category: Recruiting
Category: Applying vision
Category: Engaging teams
Category: Asking Questions

Instructor

Daniel Moorer
University of Colorado Boulder
9 Courses5,966 learners

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This Specialization is part of the following degree programs offered by University of Colorado Boulder. If you are admitted and enroll, your coursework can count toward your degree learning and your progress can transfer with you.

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