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MBAI 5001 - Leader (2)

This course builds individual knowledge and skills to prepare students to work in complex situations where understanding of self and others in imperative, where both action and reflection is needed, and where results matter. In "The Nature and Importance of Leadership" we grapple with team building, goal setting, persuading, motivating, coaching and delegating. Through "The Discipline of Building Character" we learn how to understand ourselves (and others) focusing on the interplay of actions and emotions, as well as power and politics, with a blend of business acumen, confidence, humility, ethics an social responsibility at the center. In addition, we develop "The Ability to Assess Organizations" through individual interviews with practicing, active leaders and case analysis. Restricted to Business Administration majors.