Course Detail: BUS600 - Executive Leadership, Track I: Shifting Your Lens - NEW!
Are you a senior manager motivated to take your leadership to the next level?
We are excited to announce our newest certificate program, offered by faculty from Purdue Fort Wayne's Doermer School of Business. Our Executive Leadership Certificate was developed to help you learn to lead with confidence, analyze critically, and articulate strategically.
Our comprehensive certificate program will help build your ability to lead and manage people, processes, and situations effectively. You will be guided through a series of 12 modules in three tracks focusing on business insight, innovation, and organizational leadership. Utilize design-thinking principles in your everyday management practices and learn to maximize the talent in your organization. You will also build relationships with a diverse group of peers to expand your professional network. Complete all three tracks to earn the certificate.
- Three years of progressive senior management experience OR
- Completed the PFW Leadership Development Certificate program Leadership Development Certificate
TRACK I: Shifting your Lens
Leadership versus Management
Quite often used interchangeably, leadership and management are two different concepts that can overlap. Join us to learn how and why one can and should lead irrespective of title or position. We cover some of the key qualities that make a great leader. We also discuss when it is appropriate to follow and when one should lead.
Successful executives make effective and timely decisions. Informed decision making is critical for the day-to-day operations and long-term strategic direction and vision for any organization. In this course, you will grow your critical thinking and decision-making skills. Through new-found confidence, you will be able to execute when presented with various scenarios leveraging available resources and relevant information.
Integrity. Ethics. Trust. This course focuses on the most important leadership concept. Professional relationships do not exist without this element. With it, you inspire business success, loyalty and commitment, higher levels of performance, and positive climate and culture.
In a globally competitive business environment, organizations need to innovate to remain relevant and competitive. We each bring various viewpoints, perspectives, and experiences to the table, so join us as we learn to leverage diverse thinking and cross-pollination of thought. Through great questions and discussions, ideas build upon ideas to help us drive organizational outcomes.
Leadership Team Collaboration
The Art of Negotiation
The Art of Networking