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Advanced Seminar in Organizational Politics

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Course Number: 
DYNM 675 910
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Course Description: 

The goal of this course is to assess/advance the participant's competence in applying the "eighth habit" - that of organizational politics and power, in a variety pf organizational settings, system levels and contexts. Course requirements are: 1) a detailed learning log (to be supplied and reviewed weekly; 2) A political autobiography (guide to be supplied); 3) Active participation in all sessions; 4) Three interviews of senior managers on the topic of politics (interview guide to be supplied;Note: Additional interviews may be done for extra credit; 5) An assessment of the political map of a complex organization (map to be developed in class; 6) A peer completed assessment using the "political skills inventory" (see Ferris).

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