This course provides an overview of the principles of entrepreneurial leadership and teams, which are key elements associated with successful new venture creation.
The course is divided in to three parts:
Part I lays the foundation for the course by introducing students to the key characteristics of successful entrepreneurs and reviewing some of the relevant literatures on entrepreneurship theory. This provides context for the subsequent discussions on leadership and teams.
Part II deals with entrepreneurial leadership and covers analytical approaches ¿ trait, distributed, charismatic; leadership styles; entrepreneurial vision and key characteristics of successful entrepreneurial leaders.
Part III deals with entrepreneurial teams and covers analytical frameworks; team types ¿ founding and top management teams; team composition and individual roles.
Throughout the course, students are encouraged to reflect on the literature, discuss and debate key concepts with their peers, and to apply their learning to their own business project.
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|Institution||UiT The Arctic University of Norway|
|Fields of study||Management and administrationBusiness and administration (others)|