u.lab: Leading Change in Times of Disruption

Provided by Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MITx)
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Learn how to lead change in social systems by exploring two root questions of creativity: Who is my Self? What is my Work?

Course Format:Instructor-Led
Start Date:Feb 22, 2019

What you will learn

  • Basics of Theory U
  • The leadership knowledge that matters most: self-knowledge

Overview

In this 90-minute introductory course discover how awareness based systems change and a method of learning from the emerging future allow individuals, organizations, and communities to turn ideas into real world change.

By completing this business and management course, you will learn the basics of Theory U, an approach to leading profound change that has been developed by action researchers at MIT, and practiced by leaders around the world, for over 20 years.

You will also join a global community of awareness based change makers that collaborate in manifold change processes across cultures.

This course is a great introduction to Theory U. For a deeper understanding of how to apply the Theory U methodology to issues that matter to you, enroll in u.lab: Leading From the Emerging Future.

Before you start

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  • Instructor-Led: course contains assignments and exams that have specific due dates, and you complete the course within a defined time period.
  • Course ends: Feb 22, 2019

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