Short Program

Dealing with Ambiguity: Managing with Strategic Intent

A three-day program to help you better manage people, information and your responsibilities

Through this highly interactive course you’ll gain a deeper understanding of skills that are important for effective managers: how to act with strategic intent, exercise influence, build and maintain networks, seek and share information, anticipate emerging opportunities and challenges, and continuously innovate to improve structures and processes.
What You Will Learn

You'll learn ideas and techniques you can apply right away, including:

  • Managing people (including yourself)
  • Managing information
  • Managing upwards
  • Managing within your unit
  • Managing outside the organization
Who Should Attend
  • Project managers
  • Rising supervisors and new managers
  • Managers, directors and executives leading organizational change
  • Directors moving up to lead divisions or large-scale organizations
  • Small business owners and entrepreneurs
Continuing Education Credits

2.25 hours of CEUs.

This program has limited seats so please register early. If the program session becomes full, you will be notified if you must be placed on the wait list.

Scheduled Dates
Owen Graduate School of Management

401 21st Avenue South, Nashville, TN

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Program at a Glance
Length 3 Days
Cost $3,395

Cost includes tuition, instructional materials, continental breakfast and lunch (all days)


Owen Graduate School of Management

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Certificate Series

This Short Program is offered as part of a four-course Certificate Series. Take all four courses within a 36-month period and earn a substantial discount compared to single Short Program prices.

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Rangaraj Ramanujam
Richard M. and Betty Ruth Miller Professor of Management

Professor Rangaraj “Ranga” Ramanujam is a leading researcher and consultant on the organizational causes and consequences of operational failures in high-risk work settings.

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