Mentoring and “Tribal Knowledge” Lead to Continuing Education Opportunities by Dr. Michael Wolter Program Director and Associate Professor of Management and Leadership My mentor, Grace, was a director at the university where I was an undergraduate. Ours was a … Continue reading Mentoring and “Tribal Knowledge” Lead to Continuing Education Opportunities
Are you looking to boost your career to new heights? Or perhaps you just need a fresh start. Either way, you are thinking of pursuing a college-level leadership program. This is an incredible path for those looking to advance in … Continue reading College Leadership Program FAQ
The great leaders of tomorrow are preparing for their future today. Are you with them? Across every industry and organization, effective leaders are needed to ensure success. Perhaps you see yourself managing a big firm, overseeing an entire department, or … Continue reading 4 College Degrees in Leadership that You Can Pursue Today
Are you ready to reach your career goals? Whether you are looking for a fresh start or wish to climb the ranks at your company, you may be thinking about advancing your education. At the same time, you may be … Continue reading What Do You Gain from a Leadership Program in College?
“If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.” – John Quincy Adams Many believe that certain people are natural-born leaders. You may feel like a leader at heart, but … Continue reading The Versatile Value of a Leadership Bachelor’s Degree
No matter what field of study or industry you are in, there is most likely one constant across the board – solid leadership. Every successful industry, organization, educational institution and team has effective and motivating leaders in place. Despite the … Continue reading A Bachelor’s vs. Master’s Degree in Leadership, & What You Will Learn from an Advanced Degree
When it comes to business and the professional world, great managers are a rare find. Even the most inspiring leaders are not born with excellent communication and interpersonal skills – they learned and developed these over time. If you are … Continue reading Should You Take Your Leadership Courses Online?
Great management is needed in nearly every type of business. And great leadership is a key component to success. Think about nearly any experience you’ve ever had as a consumer. When you needed a new cellphone, when you had a … Continue reading The Benefits of Pursuing an Online Management Degree
On December 12, 2018, Goodwin College was proud to host a naturalization ceremony at which individuals from 22 counties were welcomed as new American citizens. One of the highlights of the event was “America,” a poem written and performed by … Continue reading The Hope, the Joy, the Happiness: Student Marthe Kingsley Captures the Spirit of Citizenship in Poetry
There is no underestimating the power of business, or a business degree. According to the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE), eight of the top 10 most sought-after bachelor’s degrees today fall into the “business” bucket. The most valued … Continue reading 3 Alternatives to Your Traditional Business Management Degree
There are a lot of self-defined leaders out in the professional world. This might be because there are also a lot of different ways in which to lead! Management Study HQ, a resource compiled by corporate management experts, dives into … Continue reading The Immeasurable Outcomes of an Organizational Management Degree
Do you have big dreams of advancing to a management role within your company, to become a CEO at a top firm, or maybe even to own your own business one day? Having the proper leadership and management training will … Continue reading Taking a Certificate in Leadership and Management to the Next Level
Are you a great decision-maker? Do you work well with others? You may be a born-leader. But even those people with great, natural leadership qualities need to gain a certain skillset and knowledge to fulfill their dreams and career goals. … Continue reading Why Pursue a College-Level Leadership Training Program?
Universal Design for Learning (UDL) is a framework to improve and optimize teaching and learning for all people based on scientific insights into how humans learn. In 2017, with support from the Davis Educational Foundation, Goodwin College established its first … Continue reading Universal Design for Learning Series: Thinking Differently to Gauge Student Comprehension
by Dr. Michael Wolter, Program Director, Management and Leadership Creating environments where individuals work remotely allows leaders to develop a competitive advantage and the organization to consistently reinvent itself, creating a diverse workforce in the process. The challenge for leaders … Continue reading Remote Possibilities: Virtual Teams Enhance Group Dynamics and Boost Productivity
by Dr. Michael Wolter, Program Director, Management and Leadership Experiences in your personal life can profoundly influence how you perform at work. After my divorce, I found myself as a single parent with two jobs, half-time custody of a two-year-old … Continue reading Bringing Life to Work, Bringing Work to Life
Business no longer entails just the suit-and-tie, 9-to-5 office job. It’s no longer “just business.” Today, business is colorful, innovative, and always evolving. The opportunities within the business world, whether at a thriving corporation or your own start-up company, are … Continue reading 4 Types of Business Degrees to Consider at Goodwin College
Mary-Ann Roczynski has watched Goodwin College blossom from a small technology training center into what it is today: a dynamic learning community that is rewriting the script on higher education. Roczynski, who has lived in East Hartford for many years, … Continue reading Mary-Ann Roczynski: Coming Home to Goodwin