Next courses

Operational Excellence: 10th – 11th March 2020

What to expect

Process management
Value adding processes
Strategic and operative process management
A practical insight in process oriented reorganisations

Top speakers in this course
Prof. Dr. Thomas Friedli, University of St. Gallen
Dr. Lüder Tockenbürger, PRO4S & Partner GmbH

Short course description
In this course you will get the necessary tools to transfer strategic & operational process management to your own business. Additionaly, you get to know and identify success factors and hurdles for a sustainable implementation of Operational Excellence.

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AI for Managers

Quality & Productivity: 12th – 13th March 2020

What to expect
Quality concepts, models and tools
Excellence programmes in the industry
Leading excellence

Top speakers in this course
Prof. Dr. Fritz Fahrni, em. ETH Zürich & University of St. Gallen
Prof. Dr. Thomas Friedli, University of St. Gallen

Short course description
In this course you will learn to understand the importance of quality management and the right use of methods and tools. In addition you will be able to identify the importance of „Quality in Entrepreneurship“ to lead organisations to lasting success.

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Selected Legal Issues

Managing yourself & others: 17th – 18th March 2020

What to expect
Assessing ones personality
Motivating employees
Managing teams effectively
Making effective decisions

Top speaker in this course
Prof. Dr. Kerstin Alfes, ESCP Europe
Prof. Dr. Véronique Tran, ESCP Europe

Short course description
In today’s business environments, employees from different cultures are cooperating virtually and physically to reach common goals. This course provides you with all necessary tools to manage your teams effectively and to motivate your employees for greater success.

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Competition Competitiveness

HR Development: 19th – 20th March 2020

What to expect
Attracting employees
Selecting employees
Developing employees
Performance managing employees
Rewarding employees

Top speaker in this course
Prof. Dr. Kerstin Alfes, ESCP Europe


Short course description
Your employees are the key to success. Get familiar with the tools for developing the knowledge, skills and abilities of your employees in order to increase your performance. Boost your human capital, and get all instruments to attract and select new team members.

 

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Competition Competitiveness

Strategic Leadership: 24th – 25th March 2020

What to expect
Leading strategically
Personal leadership styles
Strategy stories and goal setting
Leading teams

Top speaker in this course
Prof. Dr. Kerstin Alfes, ESCP Europe
Prof. Dr. Amanda Shantz, Trinity College Dublin

Short course description
Learn how to lead your team to act towards achieving a common goal. In this course, you will get familiar with different leadership styles, and how to inspire employees. Additionaly, in a personal 360° feedback session, you will learn more about your leadership abilities.

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Project Management

Business Ethics: 26th – 27th March 2020

What to expect
The role of business in society
Ethical and unethical decision making
Managing organisational integrity
Managing organisational ethics
Corporate social responsibility
Gobal business and global societies
The transformation of society

Top speaker in this course
Prof. Dr. Guido Palazzo, University of Lausanne, HEC

Short course description

The course deals with ethical challenges corporations are facing: In their societal context, they are expected to manage the social and environmental side-effects of their supply chains and internally, they are confronted with the risk of illegal and immoral behavior of their employees and leaders.

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Strategic Management: 21st – 24th April 2020

What to expect

Strategic Management 1 - 21st - 22nd April 2020
Introduction to the concept of strategy
The tools of strategic analysis, market based and resource based
The nature and sources of competitive advantages
Performance indicators
Resource and capability analysis, simulation, game theory

Strategic Management 2 - 23rd - 24th April 2020
Achieving a competitive advantage in different industry contexts
Competitive advantes in a moving environment
Corporate strategy aspects and designing strategy
Core capabilities and sustainability (in technology based industries)
Commercializing innovation

Top speaker in this course
Stefano Camuso, T-Systems Schweiz AG
Prof. Dr Peter McNamara, Business School, National University of Ireland Maynooth
Gilles Tacchini, Groupe E SA
Prof. Dr Stephanie Teufel, iimt, University of Fribourg

Short course description
This course highlights the importance of corporate strategies and provides you with a toolbox for a successful and sustainable strategy implementation in a competitive environment.

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