Even though data and technology are transforming how companies operate, business is still fundamentally built on human relationships. A healthy organizational culture and a solid workforce management strategy are critical in a time of such profound and rapid change.

D’Amore-McKim’s Leading People & Organizations concentration will prepare you to manage human capital strategically to achieve organizational goals. You’ll develop strong communication and leadership skills and the cultural agility to operate in a global context—enabling to you create and nurture teams that shine, both today and into the future.

Your coursework will cover high-level strategies and tactical tools related to acquiring and retaining talent, managing diversity, leading teams, negotiating, succession planning, resolving conflict, managing a distributed workforce, managing change, and building inclusive organizations. By studying at Northeastern—the school focused firmly on navigating a digital future—you’ll acquire a deeper understanding of how to empower human achievement even as artificial intelligence, robotics, and technology shake up the landscape.

Programs offering this concentration

Build the tech-focused business expertise employers want—and power your learning with unique experiences, such as our high-impact corporate residency. Choose from 19 in-demand concentrations, including our signature non-business MBA x concentrations.

Build the core skills that prepare you to lead in business—along with advanced financial expertise that gives you unique insight into decision-making. Choose from 19 in-demand concentrations, including our signature non-business MBA x concentrations, and power your learning with unique experiences, such as our high-impact corporate residency.

Prepare to practice law and master core business skills with this accelerated four-year program—and set yourself up for a career where those high-powered worlds intersect.

Additionally offered for LLM/MBA.