BUSN 3260 Leadership in Organizations

3 hours; 3 credits

Current theory and research in effective leadership. Focus on how successful leadership enhances the effectiveness of organizations. How to develop leadership skills, assert authority, achieve power, introduce change, and transform an organization. Special attention to leadership and entrepreneurship in startup firms. Qualities of entrepreneurial leadership. Student self-assessment of leadership skills and styles. Case studies of effective and ineffective leaders.

Prerequisite: sophomore status.


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