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Leadership and Business Skill for Immediate Impact

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Enhance leadership and business skills for immediate impact. Practice everyday leadership, manage people, learn and apply concepts and techniques to effectively manage organizations through organizational design, and formulate and implement strategy. Through the courses in this specialization, you will learn the fundamentals to effectively lead people and teams, manage organizations as well as tools to analyze business situations and develop strategies. The Specialization covers the strategic, human resource, and organizational foundations for creating and capturing value for sustainable competitive advantage – including how to manage people and organizations, analyze the competition, and develop strategies both within a business and across a portfolio of businesses. The capstone is a strategic leadership and management plan where you’ll apply what you will learn to an actual business situation with participation by one or more focal companies. The deliverable will be designed to create value from the perspective of potential employers while achieving pedagogical and experiential goals for learners. This Specialization is part of the University of Illinois Masters of Business Administration degree program, the iMBA. Learn more about the admission into the program here and how your Coursera work can be leveraged if accepted into the program. You can also start with for-credit courses within the Illinois iMBA degree program.

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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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Hours 182
Instructors Jeff Flesher, Gregory Northcraft, Jack Goncalo, Jeffrey Loewenstein, Denise Lewin Loyd, Elizabeth A. Luckman, Huseyin Leblebici, Michael Bednar, Deepak Somaya, Joe Mahoney
Language English
Subjects Business
Careers

An overview of related careers and their average salaries in the US. Bars indicate income percentile (33rd - 99th).

People Services Coordinator $40k

People Advocate $47k

People Coordinator $47k

Senior Manage Repair Representative $57k

People Relations Specialist $61k

Sales/Customer Service Manage $71k

Assistant Nurse Manage $71k

Staff Nurse Manage $76k

Head of People Operations $83k

Assistant Nurse Manage Manager $90k

People Resources Representative $92k

Senior People Analyst $94k

Courses in this Specialization

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Sep
23

Foundations of Everyday Leadership

In this course you will learn about the “head and heart” of everyday leadership, individual decision making, group decision making, and managing motivation. The objectives are to...

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Sep
4

Applications of Everyday Leadership

This course covers the following topics: negotiation, feedback and coaching, conflict management, and leading change. The objectives are to learn how to use leadership skills to...

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Sep
16

Designing the Organization: From Strategy to Organizational Structure

In this course you will understand how firms are organized, what factors must be taken into account in making critical design decisions, and what role managers play in making...

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Sep
25

Managing the Organization: From Organizational Design to Execution

In this course you will build a practical framework to understand the critical linkages between organization design and the creation of economic value through execution. We will...

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Sep
23

Business Strategy

In this course you will learn how organizations create, capture, and maintain value, and how it is fundamental for sustainable competitive advantage. You will be able to better...

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May
21

Corporate Strategy

In this course you will learn how organizations create, capture, and maintain value, and how it is fundamental for sustainable competitive advantage. You will be able to better...

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9

Strategic Leadership and Management Capstone (You were viewing this course)

The capstone is a strategic leadership and management plan where you’ll apply what you will learn to an actual business situation with participation by one or more focal...

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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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Hours 182
Instructors Jeff Flesher, Gregory Northcraft, Jack Goncalo, Jeffrey Loewenstein, Denise Lewin Loyd, Elizabeth A. Luckman, Huseyin Leblebici, Michael Bednar, Deepak Somaya, Joe Mahoney
Language English
Subjects Business
Careers

An overview of related careers and their average salaries in the US. Bars indicate income percentile (33rd - 99th).

People Services Coordinator $40k

People Advocate $47k

People Coordinator $47k

Senior Manage Repair Representative $57k

People Relations Specialist $61k

Sales/Customer Service Manage $71k

Assistant Nurse Manage $71k

Staff Nurse Manage $76k

Head of People Operations $83k

Assistant Nurse Manage Manager $90k

People Resources Representative $92k

Senior People Analyst $94k