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Management 842 Course Collection

by Ron Purser
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This collection contains modules that are useful for my MBA course Seminar in Organization Design and Change

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Power Simulation (Bolman & Deal)

Added 07/28/2006
This is a simulation that can be run in class to illustrate group dynamics and power issues in organizations

Handling Difficult Workers

Added 07/28/2006
Neat simulation

Consortium for Research on Emotional Intelligence In Organizations

Added 07/28/2006
I use this site in conjunction with a module in class on emotional intelligence

Anthony Giddens Lecture on Globalization

Added 07/28/2006
A great lecture by Dr. Giddens on globalization.

Building Blocks for Teams

Added 07/28/2006
This is an excellent site by Penn State that helps students to be aware of the issues and pitfalls associated with working in student teams. I assign it the second week of my class, prior to organizing my class into student teams

Closer to Truth

Added 07/28/2006
Nice site that has interview with experts on creativity along with a video of the interview

3M Meeting Network

Added 07/28/2006
This site by 3M has a wealth of material on how to run effective meetings

David Boje's Postmodern Management Website

Added 07/28/2006
This is a site by David Boje, an old friend of mine. It is really a wild site, with a wealth of materials. The materials on leadership are particularly good--the MBTI, Maruyama's mindscapes, etc

Riso Hudson Enneagram RHETI test

Added 07/28/2006
This module on the Enneagram is used in the course early on in the semester to help students identify their type.

High Performance Teams

Added 07/28/2006
This is a useful reference site on high performance teams that students can use

Enneagram in the Narrative Tradition

Added 07/28/2006
This module is also used early on in the semester for helping students to appreciate differences in personalities.

Emotional Intelligence Development

Added 07/28/2006
This is another useful site on EI

Conflict Resolution Style

Added 07/28/2006
This module provides students a basic introduction to conflict resolution styles

The Cameron Balloon Factory

Added 07/28/2006
Great case study that I use from an organization design perspective

Index of Learning Styles

Added 07/28/2006
This is an excellent module to use early on in the course.

Using the Keirsey Temperament Sorter to Determine Communication Styles

Added 07/28/2006
This is a site that I sometimes use early on in the couse

Today's Front Pages

Added 07/28/2006
I like this site because 85% of my students are international students.

The Johari Window

Added 07/28/2006
This is a classic OB that can be used early in the course

Stanford's Educators Corner

Added 03/09/2007
Excellent site for video clips

Human Intelligence

Added 04/04/2007
Excellent site on intelligence and creativity

Added 01/05/2007
Excellent sustainability resources

Developing Leaders in Wildland Fire

Added 09/22/2006
Excellent resource on developing leadership skills. Makes use of film.

Educators Corner

Added 09/22/2006
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