Learn to become an effective leader who makes change happen with an online certificate.
The program addresses hot-button business issues identified by CEOs around the world. These issues include the development of people and organizations and the need to remain competitive and relevant. Course topics cover attracting and keeping top talent, creating new business models and disruptive tech, building agile and adaptive organizations, focusing on culture and innovation, and improving employee engagement.
Who should attend?
This certificate program is designed for professionals preparing for and within leadership roles who want to improve their leadership skills and capabilities, get ready to take on higher levels of responsibility, and add new competencies to their leadership toolbox.
Course 1: Leadership Essentials
- Defining leadership
- Valuing approaches to change
- Delegation and empowerment
Course 2: Influence without Authority
- Generate support from others at all organizational levels
- Generate support from partners outside the company
- Hone your individual persuasive style
Course 3: Leading Change
- Learn to effectively lead and execute timely change
- Explore approaches for lasting change in relation to your own current
Course 4: Design Thinking for Innovation and Problem-Solving
- Explore the use of design thinking as the center of business strategy
- Create an action plan to apply your learning
- Participate in self-assessment, case discussions, and small group activities
Course delivery details
This 12-week online program is delivered by the Kelley School’s award-winning faculty. With diverse business leadership experience including international business, executive development, and entrepreneurship, your instructors are published authors, professional speakers, seminar designers, and accomplished business leaders. This certificate requires three to four hours of work per week, approximately half of which consists of a live synchronous session. Faculty designed the program with real-world leadership in mind by providing opportunities to work with virtual teams to develop solutions for concrete issues.
Spring: February 7 through May 20, 2022
All four courses taken together cost $3,200 (USD). Taken separately, each three-week course costs $895 (USD). Those registering for the entire certificate save $380 (USD).
Certification / Credits
The program is comprising four courses. Each course begins the first full week of the month and runs for three consecutive weeks. If you want to receive a certificate, you need to register for all four courses at once and successfully complete all these courses.
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