Acquire compact new approaches to leadership and management.
As the markets change, the requirements on management become more versatile and complex. In order to proactively meet these challenges, leaders need to be able to adapt their individual profiles accordingly. The compact course in Strategic Management provides a modern training program tackling current developments and equipping leaders with relevant competencies.
If we want to take a leading position in international competition, we will have to focus on the connection between leadership, strategy, and management more than ever before. Following Henry Mintzberg, a renowned Canadian professor of business administration and management, and his model of organizational structures, the Strategic Management course is divided into five areas of competence. These are meant to reflect the requirements on a modern leader who is expected to be able to manage the self, relationships, organizations, context, and change.
Upon completion of the Certificate in Strategic Management course you will have
The further training program is specifically designed for entrepreneurs, up and coming executives, and other decision makers aiming to improve their leadership skills and/or take on leadership responsibility in the future.
In addition, the program is also appropriate for graduates of executive education programs looking to advance their knowledge of leadership and management strategy.
The concept of this compact training program is perfectly tailored to the needs of the group specified above.
The Compact Certificate in Strategic Management program is a part-time course of study based on a didactic concept tailored to the needs of professional decision makers.
The program comprises eight on-campus sessions discussing relevant dimensions of leadership and management. These include organizational and relational aspects, questions of business environment and change, as well as the participants’ own role in leadership. Two reflection papers and a final project will allow you to reflect on what you have learned in the context of your own professional situation.
The next course starts in 2018.More information on costs & teaching principles can be found here.
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The lecturers in this course are proven leadership experts and have both excellent academic qualifications and international experience. They will provide a range of practical examples to assist the discussion of and reflection on recent scientific findings.
Scientific management Dr. Kurt MatzlerKurt Matzler is a university professor at the Free University of Bozen-Bolzano in South Tyrol and at the University of Innsbruck, Tyrol.
Dr. Rüdiger FoxRüdiger Fox is the founder of the Gross Corporate Happiness Institute in Hamburg, Germany and the CEO of Sympatex Technologies based in Unterföhring, Germany.
Dr. Bernd HufnaglBernd Hufnagl is a neurobiologist and author, as well as a managing partner of Benefit, Vienna.
Dr. Heinz K. StahlHeinz Stahl is a freelance business consultant as well as a professor and a research partner of the Interdisciplinary Department of Behavioral Scientific Management at Vienna University of Economics and Business.
Friederike von StutterheimFriederike von Stutterheim is a business administration expert and the change management consultant of BMW in Munich, Germany.
The MCI certificate programs have been designed to meet the highest international quality standards. They are continuously assessed by internal and external bodies.
All business-related MCI study programs have been accredited by the renowned Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).