Rotman School of Management (U of T)
[No dates specified]
Jointly developed with Odgers Berndtson, this program will help you develop the intellectual and emotional agility, decisionmaking, problem-solving and communications skills required for success in a critical leadership role.
Equip yourself with a foundation in data literacy to help you to understand, interpret and ultimately influence data analysis.
Rutgers Business School (Rutgers, State University of New Jersey)
New Brunswick, NJ
Feb 26, 2018 to Mar 04, 2018
The only constant is change, and success in today’s corporate environment requires a willingness to explore and embrace new strategies and innovation. The Mini-MBA Innovation for Corporate Enterprises is a unique, ground-breaking immersion program on intrapreneurship and creative innovation for anybody interested in leading or cultivating innovation in a corporate environment. We will utilize an interdisciplinary approach to leverage diversified perspectives on methods and techniques in innovation. Our experiential learning format allows you to learn, experiment with, and share insights from your own experience and challenges. The course will be a fun, engaging, and practical workshop-style course combining instruction, facilitated discussion, and an Ideation Lab experience in a collaborative, real-time environment. The program will conclude with a Capstone Project, synthesizing your learnings from the entire course.
Mar 05, 2018 to Mar 11, 2018
Are you or your organization involved in business transformation? Are you looking to execute great ideas at an accelerated pace? Are you or your team challenged by a lack of time to bring compelling ideas to market? If your answer is yes to any of the above, then this is the right course for you. In this Mini-MBA program, Idea Design to Execution Accelerator, you will learn how to reinvent the client experience to maximize value creation. This program is designed to help participants learn how to solve business problems and harness the value of compelling ideas through accelerated execution to achieve: Revenue Increase – Transformed Client Experience Cost Reduction – Leaned-out Processes Organizational Culture – Improved Collaboration, Customer Focus This program brings the best of Lean Management, Design Thinking, and Agile Execution, coupled with an opportunity to apply learning to a capstone project. The experience will help you support your organization with the rapid, iterative, and cost effective execution of product and service development cycles, while reducing risk and increasing ROI. This program demonstrates a collaborative approach that brings the Business Operations and IT organization, along with other functional areas such as Marketing and Product Development, together to maximize value creation for your organization. Idea Design to Execution Accelerator (IDEA ™): 5D Framework When viewed with the unique lens of the 5D framework, this transformational experience will empower business leaders to “Minimize Waste and Maximize Value Creation.” IDEA ™ will bring the real-life experiences that the industry practitioners, professors, and faculty from BizXL Solutions have accumulated thus far in their careers working with some of the largest and world’s best run organizations such as: GE, Delphi Automotive, Royal Bank of Canada, Manulife, Whirlpool, Eaton Corporation, Komatsu Ltd., blending strategic thinking with hands-on implementation.
Haas School of Business (Berkeley)
Mar 05, 2018 to Mar 07, 2018
You've worked hard to develop expertise in your field, and earn recognition and success within your organization. Now you’re moving up to management, which brings a whole new world of exciting possibilities, but potential challenges and uncertainties too.
Marshall School of Business (USC)
Los Angeles, CA
Mar 10, 2018 to Apr 21, 2018
Building the foundation for success requires the mastering of business essentials and acumen. This course offers an in-depth look at fundamental management development. Each of the seven Saturday sessions will help you build skills in leadership and decision making, strategic management, team building, entrepreneurial thinking and innovation, finance, marketing, consumer satisfaction and operations. You will learn knowledge and skills in everything from the concrete language of budgets to the subtle points of executive communication in business terms they understand.
Mar 13, 2018 to Mar 19, 2018
\nToday's rapidly advancing technologies are transforming the business landscape in a way that requires a shift in the marketing paradigm. From newly empowered and super-informed consumers to expanding media channels and networks, firms need to reexamine their business models and proactively seek ways to stay ahead of the competition.\n\nThis ten-module certificate program, taught by a team of top industry experts, will present a new business model for push and pull marketing. Through case studies, interactive sessions, and class exercises, participants will learn about the latest research and best practices in the industry. Topics to be covered include strategy, social media marketing, search engine marketing, mobile marketing, video marketing, web analytics and measurement, legal and security issues, gamification and multichannel integration.\n\n \n\nProgram Benefits This Mini-MBA certificate program will allow you to evaluate digital marketing strategies and provide a solid grasp of the core concepts and tools of digital marketing management. It includes 9-10 modules that cover all aspects of Internet marketing and social media marketing. Key topics include: Analyzing digital market opportunities and risks Understanding how to engage, listen, respond, and empower customers Evaluating the power and levers of social networks Designing and measuring viral marketing programs Integrating online and offline marketing strategies Maximizing company profitability through digital pricing tools and strategies Developing ways to leverage technologies to create augmented reality solutions Exploring new technologies to create new markets and drive innovation\n\n\n\nIn this spirit of transformation, we have incorporated cutting-edge digital technology into our teaching approach for this program: supplying all participants with their own Apple® iPad™ and leveraging a proprietary mobile application to deliver the course content.\n\nFor those interested in academic graduate credit, a 3 credit course waiver is available towards an MBA degree.\n\n\n\nCost\n\n$4,995 per program.\n\n \n\nThis program has been approved by the New Jersey Department of Labor for workforce training grants. Funding may be available for those receiving unemployment benefits. Contact us for more information.\n\nThis program has been approved by the State Approving Agency and the Veterans Administration. Funding may be available for those eligible to receive GI Bill educational benefits.\n\n\nProgram Benefits\n\nThis Mini-MBA certificate program will allow you to evaluate digital marketing strategies and provide a solid grasp of the core concepts and tools of digital marketing management. It includes 9-10 modules that cover all aspects of Internet marketing and social media marketing.\n\nKey topics include:\n\nAnalyzing digital market opportunities and risks Understanding how to engage, listen, respond, and empower customers Evaluating the power and levers of social networks Designing and measuring viral marketing programs Integrating online and offline marketing strategies Maximizing company profitability through digital pricing tools and strategies Developing ways to leverage technologies to create augmented reality solutions Exploring new technologies to create new markets and drive innovation\n\n
Mar 13, 2018 [One Day]
The Online Mini-MBA™: Business Essentials program offers an overview of the key concepts, tools, and techniques that are required to succeed in today’s challenging business environment. The program features focused learning experiences and case studies centered on vital subject areas in the business world. By examining and discussing the case studies, managers will learn how organizational units interact to support corporate strategy and the different ways business can adapt to constant change. They will also gain practical skills for increasing individual and organizational productivity.\n\n \n\nProgram Benefits\n\nThe Online Mini-MBA™: Business Essentials program helps you become more effective by providing a solid foundation in current business theory and practice. After completing this program, participants will have a solid framework for making better business decisions about issues affecting their companies – and their careers.\n\n \n\nProgram Format\n\nThe Online Mini-MBA: Business Essentials is completely self-paced and 100% online. It is hosted in an easy-to-use Rutgers online learning system. The course duration is 12 weeks. There are 10 learning modules, including the Capstone project. Each module contains videos that can be viewed at your convenience, as well as exercises, quizzes, and recommended readings. At the end of the course you will submit a final exam and a Capstone project. Through our integrated online discussion board, the respective faculty member for each module will be available to answer any questions you might have. Each faculty member also holds a Virtual Office Hour, to offer further insights and answer questions. Every learner is different, but generally it takes approximately 35-40 hours to complete the entire program. \n\n \n\nCost\n\n$3,995 per program\n\nThis program has been approved by the New Jersey Department of Labor for workforce training grants. Funding may be available for those receiving unemployment benefits. Contact us for more information.\n\n
Mar 14, 2018 [One Day]
Recent and upcoming pharmaceutical innovation has radically improved the quality of our lives. As the Pharmaceutical industry grows and develops, it gains complexity and faces a wide variety of challenges. Scientists, regulators, business managers, sales representatives, marketers, and IT and legal professionals all need a broad understanding of the industry in order to drive organizational and personal success. The Rutgers Online MiniMBA: BioPharma Innovation will provide you with a solid understanding of the business models and vision required in today’s complex landscape. The curriculum focuses on building business skills tailored specifically to the needs of the Biotech and Pharma industries, while enabling participants to consider strategies promoting sustainable revenue growth, stakeholder cooperation, and cost management. The Capstone project provides an opportunity to synthesize all of your learning in a structured, real-world assignment.
Mar 19, 2018 to Mar 25, 2018
Today’s customers demand a highly connected and personalized experience making the bar for what makes a great experience higher than ever. Every part of your business needs to be involved in defining the customer experience. Leaders are constantly challenged with developing processes that ensure seamless customer interactions that are able to withstand organizational changes and drive the organization’s vision for real customer centricity. The Mini-MBA™: Customer-Centric Management (CCM) is designed for managers looking to connect the dots of everyday business transactions to the organization’s customer-centric strategy. This 10-module program will present a framework to quickly get you up to speed on the very latest in strategies, models and methodologies for creating great customer experiences that lead to brand loyalty. Through hands-on, case-driven, interactive sessions and class exercises, participants will learn about the latest research, and the best and worst practices taught by top industry experts. The CCM program will provide the best models for organizational alignment and true customer centricity. The Rutgers Mini-MBA™: Customer-Centric Management (CCM)certificate program features an innovative, immersive real-world project environment. All participants will have with their own FREE Apple® iPad™, containing the pre-loaded program materials.