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
Simonne Dion began working at Best Cleaners when she was just 16 years old. A dedicated worker from a young age, she could not have imagined how far this after-school job would eventually take her. Flash forward to several promotions … Continue reading Simonne Dion: “Management and Leadership helped get me to where I am today.”
Goodwin College student Lisa Carmona was pursuing an associate degree when a chance encounter on campus changed the expected course of her studies – and her life. Carmona, who had been reconsidering her initial program choice, met Michael Wolter, Program … Continue reading Organizational Leadership Master’s Student: “Goodwin College is home.”
Being well informed on how a business operates is not enough in a globalized 21st century organization. Goodwin College’s Management and Leadership training program approaches the field of business from the perspectives of leaders and employees alike. Today’s economy and competitive … Continue reading Management and Leadership Program Helps Students Envision Success
The need for driven, innovative leaders is growing. With new businesses coming forth and old businesses needing an extra push in today’s competitive business arena, there are consistent job opportunities for aspiring managers like you. Whether you’re a seasoned employee, … Continue reading School for Thought: Why Study Management?
Looking to become a great leader? Everyone recognizes great managers and leaders when they see them. Chances are they weren’t born that way; they learned and developed over time. A great way to develop those skills? Take accredited leadership training … Continue reading What Leadership Training Courses Will Offer You
It is often said that certain people are born leaders. At Goodwin College, we believe that people can be born with the qualities of a leader. But to become a great leader, to become an effective leader, a person needs … Continue reading Further Your Career with Leadership Development Training