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Welcome to… MO 321: Leadership in Organizations 1
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2 What Do We Think We Know About Leadership? MO 321: Week 1
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Game Plan Introduce Course Discuss Syllabus “Get to Know One Another” Exercise Fill Out Information Sheet Organize Into Learning Circles and Introductions “Leadership Beliefs” Assessment and Discussion 3
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Discussion Question In what ways is leadership important for society in general? 4
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Leadership’s Importance in Society Poverty Environmental issues Education Health care Defense 5
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Conventional Wisdom Competing in today’s marketplace requires… Sustainable competitive advantage Strategic differentiation and portfolio management Core competencies Efficiency / cost ****Things you may have learned in your finance, accounting, and strategy classes 6
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Discussion Question Why is leadership important in today’s marketplace? 7
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Leadership’s Importance at Work People first, focus on social capital Global connections Changing workforce Heightened uncertainty 8
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Unconventional Wisdom Cited from Thomas (1988) Percent of Unexplained Variance in Firm Performance Attributable to Leadership
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10 Quick Comic
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Discussion Question Why might leadership be important for your career? 11
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12 Executive Development Programs General management 84% Leadership/motivation/communication 78% Human resource management 60% Organizational change and development 60% Corporate/business strategy and development 58% Finance 58% Marketing 55% Strategy implementation 48% Executive decision making 47% Sales management 44% Global business environment 38% Production/operations management 37% Information/decision support systems 34% Accounting 32%
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