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Leadership on the Line

EDUC 2000

This course is intended to increase your awareness and understanding of important issues regarding leadership. Leadership on the Line provides a powerful template to help leader navigate the challenges that come with being a leader.


Students will learn:

  • about the challenges that come with leadership.
  • how to respond to the challenges.
  • how to manage their body and soul while leading.

Required Text:

Heifetz, R. A. & Linsky, M.  (2002) Leadership on the Line: Staying Alive Through the Dangers of Leading.  Harvard Business School, Boston. 

Amazon link - https://www.amazon.com/Leadership-Line-Staying-Through-Dangers-ebook/dp/B000SEGP5W