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General Management, Session 6

Tricky Situations. As a capstone to the course, we will tackle a diverse bundle of tricky management situations that are drawn from real life. »

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General Management, Session 5

Executive Communication. Your ability to manage depends on your ability to communicate. Whether writing, storytelling, or speaking, great general managers communicate the right content »

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General Management, Session 4

Organization Design. Whether you are a traditionalist or a progressive, creating an organization requires dividing responsibility and work among group members. In this session, »

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General Management, Session 3

Engineers and Artists. Values, ambitions, thoughts, and beliefs vary significantly among people you work with. Understanding how their brains work helps you and your »

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General Management, Session 2

Setting Objectives and Measuring Performance. Whether you are a CEO or a “micro-CEO” — to borrow Grove’s phrasing — setting goals for yourself and your »

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General Management, Session 1

Defining Management Using historical documents and some first-hand accounts from managers, we will try to agree on a definition of “management.” In this session, »

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