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Inspiring and Motivating Individuals

Discover how to create a shared vision for your team and effectively communicate it to all of your teammates.

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Inspiring and Motivating Individuals
  • Duration4 weeks
  • Weekly study3 hours
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Learn how to create a shared vision for your team

This comprehensive four-week leadership course from the University of Michigan will teach you how to create a shared vision for your team and effectively communicate it to all of your teammates.

Learn how to set effective goals and how to motivate

You’ll learn how to create a shared vision for your team, and will learn how to effectively communicate this to your teammates.

You’ll also decipher how to motivate them and how to set effective goals and expectations in a way that best enables your team to attain the shared vision.

Understand the needs and drivers of performance across cultures

You’ll also understand the most important needs and drivers of performance across cultures, and will learn to align rewards with desired behaviors so that your teammates are motivated to attain the team’s overall objectives.

Learn from leadership experts at the University of Michigan

As the number one ranking public research university within the entirety of the United States, the University of Michigan has been a world leader in research, learning, and teaching for more than 200 years.

You’ll be guided throughout the course by leaders within the leadership field, and will be able to ask for advice throughout.

What topics will you cover?

  • Learn how to create a shared vision for your team and effectively communicate it to your teammates
  • Learn how to set effective goals and expectations in a way that best enables your team to attain the shared vision
  • Understand the most important needs and drivers of performance across cultures
  • Align rewards with desired behaviors so that your teammates are motivated to attain the team’s objectives

When would you like to start?

Start straight away and learn at your own pace. If the course hasn’t started yet you’ll see the future date listed below.

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What will you achieve?

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

  • Explore becoming a visionary leader
  • Develop and setting effective goals and expectations
  • Understand human needs and drivers of performance across cultures
  • Explore aligning rewards and behavior

Who is the course for?

This course is anyone looking to improve their skills in goal setting, communication, leadership and leadership development.

Who developed the course?

University of Michigan

As the #1 public research university in the United States, U-M has been a leader in research, learning, and teaching for more than 200 years, with 102 Grad programs in the top 10 — U.S. News & World Report (2019).

  • Established1817
  • LocationAnn Arbor, Michigan, USA
  • World rankingTop 30Source: Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2020

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