GBUS 7900 Professional Advancement Course



This course is designed to provide the skills and perspectives MBA for Executives students need to advance their careers. There are two components: a highly individualized coaching experience and a series of cohort-based experiences intended to develop leadership skills.


Academic course objectives:


         Identify a particular, individual leadership challenge that must be overcome in order to advance a studentís career

         Determine major steps to overcome that challenge through one-on-one executive performance coaching

         Encourage development of next-level leadership skills required of all executives


Elements of the course grade:


Paper based on the studentís coaching experience†††† 75%

Class participation†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† 25%