2011-12 Catalog

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Offering Description

Developing Management Skills

Summer 2012 quarter

Cynthia Kennedy leadership
Fields of Study
business and management

This weekend-intensive program is designed for students who either are, or plan to be, in the position of managing their own work groups, heading up large companies, starting businesses that change society, managing the world's most important non-profits, or serving in government. The program will introduce basic language, concepts, tools, and problem-framing methodologies that are needed to develop management skills. The first half of the program focuses on motivating others, team-building, developing self-awareness, and communicating supportively. The second half of the program focuses on leadership, decision-making, understanding power and influence, and solving problems creatively. Students may attend either the first half, the second half, or both.

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Advertised Schedule
6-10p Fri, 9a-5p Sat/Sun (Jun. 22 - 24, Jun. 29 - Jul. 1, Aug. 3 - 5, 10 - 12); note that this program begins the weekend before the first week of summer session.
Online Learning
Enhanced Online Learning
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Offered During
Evening and Weekend