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South Denver Non-Credite Toolbox Courses

Not for credit Business Toolbox course

The Business School has developed accelerated, focused short courses in the business topics most requested by South Denver industry partners. These are innovative non-degree courses that provide high level business training in a one or two day format in areas such as Project Management, Financial Modeling, and Human Resources.

Future of Leadership—Spring 2015

$1500—Dates TBD


Examine how global growth objectives and the changing business landscape force new behaviors for leaders.

The Landscape. Explore disruptive trends effects on how companies create and capture value. Look at the changing face of the workforce and see how social technologies create shifts. Explore the big data movements transformation on how people live, work and consume products, services and information.

Essential Leadership Traits. Leadership is moving toward customer-centricity, innovation, collective collaboration, exponential and transformational change and social communication. Understand how bold thinking about invention, reinvention and transformation is used to respond to strategic product development, customer and market shifts. Learn about the fortitude required for the risk taking and experimentation associated with innovation and growth into new markets.

Action Learning. Leaders must develop themselves to respond to complex business dynamics. Through action-learning projects, you will collaborate on team-based projects and learn to form teams around strategic value creation, diagnose opportunities and implement game changing solutions.

This two day course extensively leverages innovative ways of learning – including social technologies which enhance community-based learning.


This course is taught by Annmarie Neal, former chief talent officer at Cisco Systems and First Data Corporation, Neal is the founder of the Center of Leadership Innovation—a worldwide consulting firm specializing in business innovation and transformation through leadership and organizational excellence.

More Information about the Toolbox Class

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