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Leading in a VUCA World

  May 10—23, 2023


2 Weeks


3-5 Hours/Week


100% Online,


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Course Overview

VUCA is an acronym that stands for “volatility, uncertainty, complexity, and ambiguity.” Learn from General George W. Casey, Jr. how leaders understand and counteract the impacts of the VUCA world to lead more effectively today. In this course, you will gain insights into how you can identify and reduce the impact of volatility, uncertainty, complexity, and ambiguity in your workplace, elevating your opportunity to succeed. You will match your strengths and weaknesses with the leadership characteristics essential in today's VUCA world to formulate an action plan to guide you in improving your leadership skills. Finally, you will develop skills to improve your vision, courage, and character, ultimately preparing you to lead in a VUCA world.

Who should enroll? Leaders and executives at all levels, in any industry.
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Course Author

General George W. Casey, Jr.
Cornell SC Johnson College of Business

Key Course Takeaways

  • Identify the impacts of and antidotes for volatility, uncertainty, complexity, and ambiguity
  • Identify the new and unique leadership characteristics needed for the VUCA world
  • Match key leadership characteristics to your own strengths and weaknesses
  • Determine the importance of character and leadership
  • Develop skills to improve your personal prerequisites

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May 10-23, 2023