Course Detail: PDSI - Professional Development Seminar

The course develops advanced professional skills for MBA students. Acquisition of these skills through active participation in the course will enhance students' marketability and success.

 Prerequisite: None

 Restriction:Admission to MBA Program

 Rationale: Effective professional skills are required for leveraging the career opportunities presented by an MBA degree. The course is designed to help students understand the relationship between soft skills, professional development and continuous learning on one hand and work effectiveness on the other. 

 Expected Student Outcomes: Upon successful completion of this course, a student should be able to:

 1.Utilize best practice presentation techniques

2.Participate effectively in teams

3. Lead and build productive teams

4. Write effective memos

5.Utilize effective negotiating and conflict resolution techniques

7.Provide effective performance appraisal feedback

8.Discuss change management techniques

For more information, please contact Jackie Johnson at 708.534.3199 or Course number: CE-MBA 7100.

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