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Decision-making and Leadership in Change Management

Investigate the relationship between leadership, decision-making and the change management process.

  • Duration

    2 weeks
  • Weekly study

    8 hours

How can leaders drive successful change management?

In this course, you’ll explore the relationship between leadership, decision-making and change management.

You’ll also examine a critical perspective on how to coordinate these three different elements to obtain and sustain a competitive advantage.

What topics will you cover?

  • Participative decision-making
  • Individual vs organisational decision-making
  • Rationality in decision-making
  • Roles in decision-making
  • The role of culture in decision-making

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.

What will you achieve?

By the end of the course, you‘ll be able to...

  • Explore the relationship between leadership, decision-making and change management
  • Explore the different forms of the decision-making process and its impact on change management
  • Explain the impact that leadership style can have on change management
  • Investigate the role of culture in decision-making

Who is the course for?

This course is designed for ambitious and experienced professionals seeking to develop an understanding of how a modern enterprise succeeds through leadership, culture, decision-making and change management.

Who will you learn with?

Dr Kasim Randeree is Curriculum Lead and Associate Professor in Leadership and was formerly Director of MBA Programmes and Principal Lecturer in Business Management at Coventry University.

Who developed the course?

Coventry University

Coventry secured 5 QS Stars for Teaching and Online Learning in the QS World University Ranking 2020 and has received No. 1 in the world for Massive Open Online Courses in MoocLab’s World University Ranking 2021.

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  • Learn through a mix of bite-sized videos, long- and short-form articles, audio, and practical activities
  • Stay motivated by using the Progress page to keep track of your step completion and assessment scores

Join a global classroom

  • Experience the power of social learning, and get inspired by an international network of learners
  • Share ideas with your peers and course educators on every step of the course
  • Join the conversation by reading, @ing, liking, bookmarking, and replying to comments from others

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  • Whenever you’re ready, mark each step as complete, you’re in control

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