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HPMM 6057 Leadership, Power and Influence (Fall and Spring)



Course Description:

This course is designed for students who are, or plan to become, health services managers, and wish to upgrade their leadership skills in highly competitive and rapidly changing work environments. Emphasis is placed on the understanding of leadership and power, which is necessary to influence people in order to accomplish one’s objectives. Topics for discussion are the challenge of managerial life, sources and use of power and politics, network building and exchange strategies, leadership styles, and other important topics that can give rise to more effective leadership.