Course in Strategic Leadership

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Strategic Leadership

A certification course is a short educational course that allows business professionals or those in skilled labor to improve their skills and stay abreast of industry trends. Courses are generally much shorter than degree programs and require the student to attend fewer classes. Once completed, graduates are awarded a certificate that shows they have mastered the course material.

What is a course in strategic leadership? Strategic leadership is a management style that involves making long-term goals for a company or team of employees and implementing strategies to meet them. It deviates from more traditional leadership and management education, which tends to focus on managing workers and directing work rather than on long-term strategy. These courses tend to be less expensive and require a smaller commitment than degrees.

One of the primary benefits of taking a course in strategic leadership is the opportunity to gain new insight into business management. Incorporating some of the things you learn during the course into your day-to-day leadership style allows you to make more ambitious goals for your company and provide a clearer vision to employees. You can also keep your competitive edge in business while working full time.

The cost of a course in strategic leadership varies depending on where you choose to get certified. In general, taking a course through a college is more expensive than taking one through a management or consulting organization. However, this is not always the case.

A course in strategic leadership is for individuals who already occupy a leadership role in an organization, as well as those who are looking to be promoted to management. These types of courses are great for staying competitive. Managers in a variety of industries can benefit from learning more about strategic leadership and bringing the skills learned in a strategic leadership course back to their workplace.

Studying online is a good way to take a course in strategic leadership on your own terms. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Leadership Excellence Workshop

Convertas
Campus Full time 5 days Open Enrollment United Arab Emirates Dubai Abu Dhabi United Kingdom London Turkey Istanbul Malaysia Kuala Lumpur + 7 more

For organizations to survive, it is mandatory to meet the changing advancement in their relevant beneficiaries and markets. While this is mandatory, there will always be a level of resistance against any change. It is the job of a successful leading manager to ensure the change happens as expected and adds value to the organization. [+]

Best Course Studies in Strategic Leadership 2017/2018. For organizations to survive, it is mandatory to meet the changing advancement in their relevant beneficiaries and markets. While this is mandatory, there will always be a level of resistance against any change. It is the job of a successful leading manager to ensure the change happens as expected and adds value to the organization. [-]

Advanced Strategic Planning Workshop

Convertas
Campus Full time 5 days Open Enrollment United Arab Emirates Dubai Abu Dhabi United Kingdom London Turkey Istanbul Malaysia Kuala Lumpur + 7 more

Strategic planning is the tool that can answer the “how” to achieve your vision. [+]

Once a professor told that look at a fly who is trying to cross the window glass and get to the light; he hits himself to the glass many times and off course he cannot cross. This fly has a vision and is committed, but why he cannot achieve his goal? He is not using the right “Strategy”. Strategic planning is the tool that can answer the “how” to achieve your vision. [-]

Short course - Management

European School of Economics
Campus Full time Open Enrollment Italy Rome Milan Florence Spain Madrid United Kingdom London + 5 more

The ESE Specialised Programme in Management is designed to develop and contextualise managerial skills and acumen to ensure that managers dealing with international markets have the required understanding and insight for success in this field. [+]

Best Course Studies in Strategic Leadership 2017/2018. Today’s managers are required to possess a diverse set of key skills and core competences that are essential to successfully plan, execute and evaluate a wide range of business activities. The ESE Specialised Programme in Management equips participants with the right combination of practical knowledge supported by theoretical foundations to hone their leaders skills The course offers a valuable insight into the field of Management that gives participants an advantage over the rest of the increasingly professionally prepared workforce in the market. The ESE Specialised Programme in Management is designed to develop and contextualise managerial skills and acumen to ensure that managers dealing with international markets have the required understanding and insight for success in this field. This will be achieved through critical thinking, teamwork, creativity, and personal development in a highly interactive and stimulating environment. Participants will be able to take responsibility to manage, supervise and direct their own, and others, activities, whilst understanding key strategic issues and trends in management. This includes the use of information to make critical decisions and the application of theories and techniques to practical realistic work situations in the business sector. Students will have developed the skills to implement agreed effective and efficient solutions within the constraints of limited resources. Intake Dates: January, April, September Course Structure Students will take four of the following modules: Entrepreneurship and Leadership Globalised Information and Communication Systems International Project Management International Business Management Human Resources Management International Strategic Marketing Course... [-]

Strategic Leadership for Senior Managers

MCE Management Centre Europe
Campus Full time 4 days March 2018 Belgium Brussels United Kingdom London United Arab Emirates Dubai Spain Barcelona Bahrain France Paris + 9 more

You are facing a leadership challenge. Your organization has to make strategic adjustments, or perhaps adopt a new strategic direction, and that means change for a lot of people. [+]

Senior Managers WHY attend this programme? You are facing a leadership challenge. Your organization has to make strategic adjustments, or perhaps adopt a new strategic direction, and that means change for a lot of people. You are not sure how you are going to get people across the organization to act together in function of the strategy and achieve the goals. What should you as a leader do to align your people, get their buy-in, get the strategy implemented, and reinforce the attitudes and behaviors that contribute to flawless execution? WHO should attend? Senior executives who lead change and strategy implementation in their companies. They must align multiple levels, divisions and locations to achieve strategic objectives. HOW will you benefit? As a result of participating in this workshop, you will be better able to lead strategy implementation and change. You will have a plan for aligning your people to deliver on your customer value proposition. WHAT will you learn and practice? This is a flexible workshop, continuously updated as business trends change, and adjusted to the concerns of each participant group. Time will be set aside every day for peer-to-peer coaching, where participants can share challenges and experiences. Many participants have gained valuable solutions to difficult problems by this method. Before the workshop, you will: Complete some background reading on the key concepts Prepare a very short case study about a real leadership situation and come to the workshop prepared to discuss it Gather any leadership or behavioral feedback you... [-]

Negotiating Effectively

MCE Management Centre Europe
Campus Full time 3 days March 2018 Belgium Brussels France Paris United Kingdom London United Arab Emirates Dubai Spain Barcelona Bahrain + 9 more

This workshop provides you with the negotiation skills to deal with business situations – from everyday negotiation situations to more complex deal-making – and to get better results in every situation. [+]

Best Course Studies in Strategic Leadership 2017/2018. Mid-level Managers WHY attend this programme? This workshop provides you with the negotiation skills to deal with business situations – from everyday negotiation situations to more complex deal-making – and to get better results in every situation. This is a core skill for any management career. WHO should attend? This workshop is intended for experienced managers of every function, both line and support, who recognize the need to negotiate their way to achieving objectives in today's complex organizations. Participants should already have a basic level of negotiation skill to get the most out of this workshop. HOW will you benefit? As a result of participating on this workshop, you will be better able to influence the world around you and come to workable deals that lead to better business value for everyone involved. WHAT will you learn and practice? The workshop will be largely practice-oriented. You'll be able to practice the techniques in engaging role plays and business simulations, with feedback from your facilitators and fellow participants on your effectiveness. Day 1 Quick review of the basics Just to make sure everyone is on the same page, we’ll review Skills and competencies of a good negotiator Different types of negotiation situation Basic concepts (win-win vs. win-lose, BATNA, ZOPA, etc) Evaluating the situation: when to negotiate and when not The Negotiation Process You know negotiation is a process, but it’s easy to lose sight of the different stages and techniques for each stage when... [-]

Leadership Excellence Program (LEP)

SIMT - Stuttgart Institute of Management and Technology
Campus Part time 12 months April 2018 Germany Stuttgart

The Leadership Excellence Program (LEP) is an effective way to turn managers into strategy orientated and socially competent leaders. [+]

Turning Good Managers Into Great Leaders

 

To be able to remain calm and decisive in demanding situations, while keeping a focused vision through inspirational motivation; more than ever these skills are required to be a successful leader.

 

No longer is in-depth knowledge the only requirement for management positions; social competencies are increasingly becoming essential to such a role. The Leadership Excellence Program addresses experienced managers, who have to keep their department and teams on the right strategic track.

 

The Leadership Excellence Program (LEP) is an effective way to turn managers into strategy orientated and socially competent leaders. ... [-]


INM's Leadership Development Program

Columbia Business School
Campus Part time 5 days April 2018 USA New York Japan Tokyo United Arab Emirates Dubai Switzerland St.Gallen + 6 more

This course prepares experienced mid-level and senior executives to maximize the influence of their personal leadership. [+]

Best Course Studies in Strategic Leadership 2017/2018. The Leadership Development Program prepares experienced mid-level and senior executives to maximize the impact and influence of their personal leadership, so that they may effect positive change for their agencies and constituents. Through a 5-day series of highly interactive sessions, participants learn to enhance their personal leadership effectiveness, build and motivate teams, plan and manage change, and create a climate that values diversity, and promotes creativity and innovation for superior performance and service delivery. Participants experience both personal and professional transformation through increased self-awareness, confidence, “emotional intelligence,” and flexibility, and learn to align personal and organizational goals as well as vision and program strategy.Program Focus• Developing breakthrough strategies• Leading and managing organizational change and renewal• Building high-performance teams• Improving leadership communication skills and creating a Leadership Credo• Coaching and motivating staff• Increasing self-awareness of preferred leadership styles and versatility in using multiple stylesDuration 5 days. [-]

Strategic Leadership (Nonprofit Management Programs)

Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University
Campus Part time 3 days September 2017 USA Evanston Midland + 1 more

Nonprofit leaders need skills necessary to think and act strategically in translating mission into objectives, developing plans and programs to accomplish objectives, and to implement plans and programs. This program will address the needs of those responsible for leading major organizational change to better understand and manage the strategic planning process. [+]

Change is the only constant in today\'s global, knowledge-based economy. Nonprofit leaders need skills necessary to think and act strategically in translating mission into objectives, developing plans and programs to accomplish objectives, and to implement plans and programs.

 

This program will address the needs of those responsible for leading major organizational change to better understand and manage the strategic planning process.

Proven models for understanding the change process and implementing change in organizations Examples of effective change agents in a leadership role Opportunity to discuss and apply learning to their own situations and within their organizations ... [-]

Extended Leadership Winter Academy

Frankfurt School of Finance & Management
Campus Full time 2 weeks September 2017 Germany Frankfurt am Main

This two weeks on-campus module (6 ECTS) is an elective course of the online programme Master of Leadership in Development Finance (MA). External students and participants are also welcome to join. [+]

This two weeks on-campus module (6 ECTS) is an elective course of the online programme Master of Leadership in Development Finance (MA). External students and participants are also welcome to join.

The programme is split into two parts:

Part I, the first week, will be the general Frankfurt School Leadership Winter Academy, which is an open enrolment executive programme targeting development finance professionals worldwide. Executives from around the world can exchange their experience based on similar backgrounds.

Part II is the extension week for students of the Master of Leadership in Development Finance and other students and other interested participants. In this week, lectures will only take place in the morning, while the afternoon is reserved for preparation of a final presentation/assignment.... [-]