EXL 630 Lead Beyond Your Organization 6 Cr.
This seminar focuses student learning on the necessity and application of leading beyond the organization, employing values-based leadership competencies. Specific instruction is given to the dimensions of Leading Organizations and Leading in Service to enlarge personal understanding of the elements contributing to organizational awareness. Students examine the value of humility, empathy and the strength of persuasive communications toward achieving sustainable outcomes aligned with the organization’s vision and strategic plan. Executive leaders must accept the role of organizational steward to ensure readiness of people and to develop a sense of community within the organization. Navigating diverse environments by calculating the risks of change initiatives and introducing innovative approaches to organizational challenges is the centerpiece of this seminar.