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Case Study

21st Century Leader

East Carolina University

CREDENTIAL TITLE

21st Century Leader

CREDENTIAL LEVEL

Undergraduate

ACADEMIC PROGRAM

Business

CREDIT/NON-CREDIT # OF CREDITS (IF CREDIT BEARING)

0

INCREMENTAL CREDENTIALING FRAMEWORK APPROACHES

 Specialize As You Go
Learn As You Go
Stack As You Go
Transfer As You Go
Partner As You Go
Retro As You Go

Top Competencies/Learning Outcomes

Successfully navigating the complexities of people leadership is more important than ever—the speed of change and shifting workforce expectations make great leadership an organizational requirement, not a luxury. The 21st Century Leadership program is designed to equip current and aspiring leaders with the understanding, skills, and tools needed to lead strategically. You will learn to build a team or organization that is goal focused and vision driven, while creating an environment for people to thrive, grow, and contribute. Organized as a seven-course series, the 21st Century Leadership micro-credentialing program focuses on the development of critical capabilities needed to grow your impact as a leader.

Upon completion of the workshop series, participants will engage in a series of coaching sessions designed to create a leadership development plan specific to their challenges and opportunities. Courses can be taken individually or as a series leading to credentialing as a 21st Century Leader through the East Carolina University College of Business.

Credential Components

The Workshop format places significant emphasis on the participant’s strategic application of course material to their own leadership responsibilities, including the development of specific action plans for implementation. Topics covered include:

  • Self-leadership
  • Communication and vision-casting
  • Influence and negotiation
  • Coaching and people development
  • Motivating and engaging people
  • Leading teams
  • Building an inclusive culture
  • Personalized coaching

Improving Education and Employment Outcomes