Leading People and Organizations

Course Code
MO 593
2.25 hours
  • Spring 18
  • Spring 19
  • Spring 20

Leading People and Organizations --- The purpose of this course is to improve your effectiveness as a manager by introducing you to frameworks for understanding organizational processes and by giving you experience in applying these frameworks. The field of management and organizations is at the intersection of several social science disciplines and focuses on applying their insights to solving organizational problems and building organizational competencies. Topics include improving decision making, building networks, negotiation, power and politics, organization design, motivation and compensation systems, and leading (and surviving) organizational change.

Taught By
Jerry Davis
  • Associate Dean for Business + Impact
  • Gilbert and Ruth Whitaker Professor of Business Administration
  • Professor of Management and Organizations
Jerry Davis is the Gilbert and Ruth Whitaker Professor of Business Administration at the Ross School of Business and Professor of Sociology, The...