2021-2022 Catalog Updates

LDRD 640 Strategic Thinking

This course explores how leaders develop strategic thinking in themselves and others. Emphasis is placed on stakeholder input; strategic intent and planning; evaluation of internal and external influences; and managing globally-minded, results-oriented strategic alliances.  Students align strategies to an organization's mission and vision. 




  1. This course will prepare students to:
  2. Design an execution plan for a strategic initiative.
  3. Perform a strategic perspective analysis.
  4. Create a strategic plan for an organizational initiative.