Executive Education - Toronto

Ivey Business School

Program Description

Executive Education - Toronto

Ivey Business School

Executive Education - Toronto

Ranked as the #1 executive education provider in Canada by Financial Times, Ivey is your #1 choice for career enrichment. Our programs will help you become a better leader who can deal with complex issues in rapidly changing environments.

Why Ivey?

Ivey is the #1 Executive Education provider in Canada for the past 13 years, as ranked in 2012 by Financial Times. That’s because our programs are rooted in the real world of business that you deal with every day. Learning at Ivey is intense, involving, and practical. Our 100+ faculty are experts in their fields, with the knowledge and experience to help you grow personally and professionally.

Ivey's Leadership

Ivey faculty are consistently ranked with the best in the world (ranked #6 in the world, Financial Times May 2010 and May 2011). They’re in touch with best practices from leading companies, and they’re renowned for their research with practicing managers and case writing.

Ivey's Experience

With more than 60 years of experience in executive education, we’ve worked with numerous companies and individuals from every continent. We have experience in open enrolment and custom programs, short workshops, action-learning, and large corporate academies.

Our Programs

Ranging from 2 days to 3 weeks, our programs help you develop your insights, potential, and leadership skills.

Ivey Executive Program

The Ivey Executive Program is a learning experience that links leading-edge concepts with hands-on best practices, along with opportunities for personal coaching from faculty and peer networks. You will leave with increased self-confidence and the ability to address complex management and leadership issues.

Ivey Management Essentials

During Ivey Management Essentials you will gain a broader understanding of leadership, strategy, communications and accounting and how your decisions contribute to the organization.

Ivey Leadership Program

Building on your experience and analysis of your personal leadership style, the Ivey Leadership Program will help you develop your leadership potential. With enhanced insights and judgment, you will confidently make the shift from managing to leading.

Ivey Essentials in Finance and Accounting

Ivey Essentials in Finance and Accounting will give you the grounding you need to manage cash flows, make good financial decisions and discuss statements with your finance and accounting colleagues.

Ivey Supply Chain Excellance

Ivey Supply Chain Excellence examines the operational and supply chain issues that you face every day, providing you with a strategic framework and set of tools you can use to make real change happen in your organization.

Ivey Influence and Persuasion Program

The Ivey Influence and Persuasion Program is a transformative program with a deeply personal process designed for managers who are strong conceptually but want to be much more effective in communicating their ideas, proposals and vision.

QuantumShift™ for Entrepreneurs

QuantumShift™ is a rigorous five-day developmental program for Canada's most promising entrepreneurs. Only 40 business entrepreneurs are accepted into this exclusive program annually. They are nominated by KPMG Enterprise, with final selection determined by the Institute for Entrepreneurship at Ivey. Those selected are awarded a subsidy from Ivey and KPMG Enterprise, which offsets a significant portion of the program's cost.

CIRI/Ivey Investor Relations Certification Program

Ivey is pleased to offer North America's first and only investor relations certification program with the Canadian Investor Relations Institute. Once completed, participants will be eligible to write the certification examination for a nominal fee and become a Certified Professional in Investor Relations.


CommunityShift is a leadership development program designed exclusively for C-level leaders of Canadian charities and not-for-profit organizations, founded by KPMG Enterprise and the Ivey Business School. A rigorous annual five-day developmental program for 45 of Canada’s leaders of publicly accountable NPOs, CommunityShift will change the way the participants look at their operations and provide a catalyst for change.

Senior Public Sector Leader Program

To help support the public service as a critical national institution and to prepare senior public servants to successfully meet the challenges they confront, the Ivey Business School’s Lawrence National Centre for Policy and Management is offering a program of executive education for senior public sector leaders.

Ivey B2B Sales Management Program

Ivey B2B Sales Management is an intensive, interactive program that will teach you highly applicable methods of building discipline into your sales process, delivering a consistent sales funnel of orders, empowering your sales team and removing barriers to success.

Ivey Negotiations Program

Throughout the Ivey Negotiations Program you will learn the essential skills required to successfully identify the need and opportunity for negotiations, the way to prepare, lead and adapt during negotiations. The Ivey Negotiations Program is rooted in experiential learning: you’ll be challenged to engage in negotiations with fellow participants, receive feedback and reflect on your own performance. You’ll leave confident in your ability conduct successful negotiations and implement agreements effectively.

Ivey Custom Programs

Your organization is one of a kind, and its executive development programs should be no exception. Ivey Custom Programs are successful because your team is not forced to adapt to them. Our programs adapt to your organization's needs, goals, culture, and definition of success - not someone else's.

Our experienced and relevant faculty works with your executive team from the ground up to develop flexible executive development programs targeted for immediate results. Using real-world applications, proven methodology and decades of experience, an Ivey Custom Program can take your organization's leadership and performance to unprecedented heights. It's why we're ranked #1 in Canada for custom executive education programs.

This school offers programs in:
  • English

Last updated April 22, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2017
2 - 21 days
Full time
Start date Sept. 2017
Canada Toronto, Ontario
Application deadline Request Info
End date Request Info
Duration 2 - 21 days
Price Free