I just completed this class through www.coursera.org. Being the product of an MBA program obsessed with metrics and quantitative analyses - which any honest practitioner will tell you aren't up to resolving many of business's (or life's) "wicked" dilemmas - Professor Brabandere's philosophical approach to managerial thinking was pure oxygen. I highly recommend it.
Interesting and useful knowledge. Not just for managers, but everyone with an interested in perspectives explained in terms of thinkers, philosophers, writers, poets and scientists.
I find quite a few of his ideas original. With that I mean the way he uses well known philosophical concepts to explain or view daily phenomenon. Which include quite a few phenomena from the business world.
Every week you are asked to do a peer assessed write-up related to the lectures of the past week. Not just to show you've watched the video's but also to express some of you own knowledge and creativity using the methods just taught.