This course is offered as an alternative to FutureLab. Today, new companies are lining up behind their social or sustainable missions and purposes. Established companies are following suit realizing that the shift in consumer expectations and behaviors demand change. Aligning business activities so that the company fulfills its promises of social good or sustainability requires operating differently than those in the past. This course helps students work through foundational methodologies that build purpose- or mission-driven companies with social or sustainable elements. Company success is now measured by financial outcomes and outcomes that are making a difference to the customers, stakeholders, employees and the world at large.
This course may be offered in-person, remotely, or online; please click each available section to view more details.
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Online courses are conducted in a traditional online asynchronous environment: you will log in and complete coursework on your own schedule. Online courses require the same amount of work as classroom courses, but since they are self-paced, they are ideal for students in various time zones or with unconventional work schedules.
In most courses you will be asked to log on a few times a week to participate in online discussions, read lectures, complete weekly assignments, and interact with the instructor and other students. You will complete the course in your own time when it is convenient for you. There is no live instruction in online courses, which is why there is no assigned meeting time and only a date range for the class.
Non-credit course tuition
Non-credit course tuition
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