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Management Philosophies


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Course level: Graduate

Completion of this research-based course will empower learners to explore, analyze, and critically evaluate historical and current management philosophies and theories. The course focus is on understanding, designing, and executing sustainable management strategies that meet the demands of domestic and global competition. Competency A: Analyze the historical evolution of management philosophy and theory through paradigm shifts in strategy, organization, and evolving competition. Competency B: Evaluate diverse perspectives in management philosophies and theories over time. Competency C: Assess the influences of current strategic and competitive factors on the future of management philosophy. Competency D: Integrate management philosophy and theory with organizational leadership and practice.

What you'll learn

Course skills and outcomes

Managerial Philosophies and Theories

Managerial Philosophies

Intra-organizational Structures

Inter-organizational Structures

Employee Diversity

Culture of Corporate Entrepreneurship

Ethical Implications for Organizational Leaders

Collaborative and Servant Leadership


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Learn from instructors who bring an average of 25 years of working experience to the classroom.

Affordable and potentially reimbursable

Our tuition and fees are competitive and fixed. Also, check to see if your employer will cover you for this course.

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