The course involves defining and understanding Servant Leadership in various business settings. Based on that platform, the student will learn how to develop a personal sense of purpose, mission, and vision, as well as the skills and personal traits that will attract and motivate followers. The classic work of Robert Greanleaf will be the foundational text for this course. The Leadership Experience by Jim Kouzes and Barry Posner will provide an application of Servant Leadership in five key areas: leadership modeling, vision sharing, innovation and change, enabling others, and encouraging the heart of followers.
Upon completion of the course, the student will be competent in:
The following competencies are added for graduate-level students