Weekly study10 hours
Data-Driven Leadership Skills
Explore how data can be used to inform leadership decision making
This course engages with the biggest factor to affect 21st Century leadership, the digital revolution, especially data.
The Modern Leader
Many modern leaders find themselves ill equipped for the volume of data and the speed of digital communication. Most leadership training focuses on 20th Century research and models of behaviour. This specifically fails to help leaders to adapt to the volumes of data they receive in the modern firm. Traditional leadership models influence leaders to attempt sense making and decision making on their own.
This course will demonstrate how modern leadership uses agility and power to the edge to gain competitive advantage.
The leadership narrative and the Great Man The replication crisis and scientific management SWAN leadership model and black box thinking The planning paradox Agile leadership Power to the edge Leadership indentity and data Information Supply Chains: data driven decision making Data Driven Leadership Skills The 21st Century Leader
Learning on this course
On every step of the course you can meet other learners, share your ideas and join in with active discussions in the comments.
Who is the course for?
In order to join this microcredential you should hold an undergraduate honours degree and have an IELTS equivalent of 6.5. candidates who have current managerial or leadership experience will also be encouraged to apply
Who developed the course?
LocationGlasgow, Scotland, UK
World rankingTop 70Source: QS World University Rankings 2020