Leading People and Teams, Short Course | Part time online | Coursera | United States
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Leading Effectively. Learn proven management techniques in just four courses with this Leading People and Teams Specialization offered by Coursera in partnership with University of Michigan. 

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Overview

In this Leading People and Teams Specialization offered by Coursera in partnership with University of Michigan, you will learn essential leadership skills, including how to inspire and motivate individuals, manage talent, influence without authority, and lead teams. In this specialization, you will not only learn from Michigan faculty. You will also learn directly from exceptional leaders including Jeff Brodsky, Global Head of HR for Morgan Stanley, and John Beilein, Head Coach of the University of Michigan Men’s Basketball Team. 

We will share with you our research on how to lead people and teams effectively, and work with you to apply these insights to your own teams and leadership. In every course, you will have an opportunity to apply new leadership skills by working through a series of practical leadership assignments. In addition, the capstone will enable you to work on live leadership challenges faced by senior leaders from premier Fortune 500 firms and receive their feedback on your ideas and solutions.

What You Will Learn

  • Create and communicate your vision as a leader
  • Manage talent to improve employee performance, development and retention
  • Use the Michigan Model of Leadership to define organizational goals
  • Create a high-quality team charter that enhances team performance

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Inspiring and Motivating Individuals
  • Managing Talent
  • Influencing People
  • Leading Teams
  • Leading People and Teams Capstone

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 5 months
    • 3 hrs/week

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.

Language

English

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Beginner Level

  • No prior experience required.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    Free
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    Based on the tuition of 0 USD for the full programme during 5 months.
  • National

    Free
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    Based on the tuition of 0 USD for the full programme during 5 months.

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Funding

Coursera provides financial aid to learners who cannot afford the fee. Apply for it by clicking on the Financial Aid link beneath the "Enroll" button on the left. You'll be prompted to complete an application and will be notified if you are approved. You'll need to complete this step for each course in the Specialization, including the Capstone Project.

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