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UMG8023

Intractable Problems

Creatively and effectively deal with intractable problems

Leaders need to be able to manage complexity and uncertainty navigating many different moving parts, all within a changing market place and unprecedented change.
This minicourse is about intractable problems, the kind that are persistent, damaging and difficult to resolve. This, course is also then about leadership, as it is people who solve difficult problems, and can also create them
About the course
What will you achieve?
By the end of the course, you'll be able to:
  • Apply specialist leadership knowledge to generate a plan to effectively enable teams and individual performance in the workplace
  • Critically reflect and integrate leader theories that help to build adaptive leader-member relationships
What topics will you cover?
  • Outlining intractable problems
  • Leadership responses to intractable problems
  • Developing future leaders as problem solvers
Assessment
To be eligible for a digital badge for this minicourse, you will need to successfully complete an assessment which includes writing a position description for a manager who can deal with intractable problems and writing an interview scenario for the position.
26 Apr 2021
21 Jun 2021
16 Aug 2021
11 Oct 2021
UMG8023
Intractable Problems
A $810

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