Leadership Skills: Teams, Strategies, and Communications
- Course Code:
- MSCA 31003
In Leadership Skills: Teams, Strategies, and Communications, students learn how to work effectively in teams to identify, structure, and communicate the business value of data analytics to an organization.
The goals of the course are
- to identify points in an organization that can benefit from analytics;
- to structure analytic problems from a strategic perspective, thereby identifying business impact;
- to develop the ability to communicate the power of analytics to others, especially senior leaders; and
- to work in a team to accomplish these and related goals successfully.
At the end of the course, students should have the ability to describe business problems that lend themselves to a data analytics approach, position these problems from the perspective of a coherent business strategy, and represent the power of analytics to a business audience. Students should also understand how to harness the powerful dynamics of a team to achieve excellence in the world of data analytics.