Catalog 2021-2022

EMBA 802 Developing Cross-cultural Competencies and Career Management Strategies

This course examines the challenges associated with managing business enterprises whose operations stretch across national boundaries. Through extensive readings and case analyses, students obtain a fundamental understanding of the strategic, operational and behavioral aspects of managing across cultures. Students will further develop their leadership skills and interpersonal skills and will work with community leaders to advance their personal brand and marketability. Through a variety of career development experiences students will learn critical components involved in strategic career management and progression including self-assessment, creating and managing one’s professional brand, personal marketability, business communication, networking and leveraging available job-search and internship resources. (prerequisites: all courses in the EMBA program, except EMBA 850 and EMBA 855)