Characteristics of great leaders through case studiesLeadership skills of vision, emotional intelligence, and communicationTraditional projects, agile projects, and extreme projectsPersonal leadership development plans
Week 1Introduction to Course and Blue Ocean ProjectWeek 2What is Leadership?Week 3Servant LeadershipWeek 4Situational LeadershipWeek 5VisioningWeek 6Emotional Intelligence and Psychological SafetyWeek 7Communicating as a LeaderWeek 8Mid TermWeek 9Project LeadershipWeek 10Agile Project LeadershipWeek 11Project Leadership in Volatile, Uncertain, Complex, and Ambiguous Project EnvironmentsWeek 12Develop Leaders in Your Project TeamWeek 13Develop Leaders in Your Project TeamWeek 14Coaching and Mentoring Skills for LeadersWeek 15Final Exam Coaching and Mentoring Skills for LeadersWeek 16Final Exam
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