Course Details

Business Finance
Strategy Law and Organization Foundation
Teacher

efaw

Last Update:

September 28, 2021

Review:
3.50(2)

Description

In this course, you will learn the basics of strategy, law, and organization design.

The first part of this course is about strategic management and core concepts such as business strategy, corporate social responsibility, and key trends in strategic management. To understand the complexity of organizations you will learn about Stackelberg’s game theory, agency theory, and principal-agent problems. At the end of this part, you will understand how managers need to think strategically in all stages of an organization’s lifecycle and how to manage a company in an ever-changing environment.

The second part of this course is about organization design and the three ways organizations grow: growth by acquisitions, organic growth, and growth through internal development. You will learn how to develop a company’s capabilities and understand the economic trade-offs managers make to determine the best growth strategy.

The third part of this course is about organizational law and design developed by Wouter de Jong. It starts with the basic legal problems of organizations like a conflict of interest, misappropriation, and agency problems. You will learn how to deal with these issues under modern-day legal frameworks. The course also deals with the question of how an organization should be governed to facilitate its long-term success and learn how the board of directors should be organized.

This course is designed for people who want to understand the basics of strategy, law, and organization design in order to have a better understanding of organizations. It will be useful for students in business, entrepreneurship, and management.

What Will I Learn?

  • What strategy, law, and organization design are
  • How to understand the basics of strategic management
  • What organizations are about
  • Why managers need to think strategically in all stages of an organization's lifecycle
  • How to manage a company in an ever-changing environment

Topics for this course

18h 41m 23s

Introduction?

In this introductory session, you will learn what strategy, law, and organization design are about. This session also serves as an overview of the course and what will be covered in the upcoming sessions.

Strategy?

You will learn about strategic management and core concepts such as business strategy, corporate social responsibility, and key trends in strategic management.

Organization Design I: Growth by Acquisition?

You will learn how to develop a company's capabilities and understand the economic trade-offs managers make to determine the best growth strategy. You will also learn about Stackelberg's game theory, agency theory, and principal-agent problems.

Organization Design II: Organic Growth?

You will learn about the three ways organizations grow: growth by acquisitions, organic growth, and growth through internal development. You will also learn about economic trade-offs managers make to determine the best growth strategy.

Organization Design III: Governance, Leadership, and Ethics?

This session deals with the question of how an organization should be governed to facilitate its long-term success. You will learn how the board of directors should be organized and why compliance is important for the long-term success of an organization.

Student Feedback

3.5

Total 2 Ratings

5
0 rating
4
1 rating
3
1 rating
2
0 rating
1
0 rating

This is a very extensive and thorough course on web development taught by an excellent and passionate teacher. Angela explains difficult concepts in a simple way and actually takes the time to explain the code she writes

his course is quite comprehensive when compared with other courses available on this platform that is why I bought it. It is packed full with amazing content and like the description, it did make me full stack web developer.

About the instructor

4.39 / 23

11 Courses

Free
  • Instructor : efaw
  • Lectures :0
  • Duration :18h 41m 23s
  • Enrolled :2 students
  • Course level :Intermediate
  • Language :English
  • Share:

Payment :

img