Advanced leadership course: Hone your skills for operational leadership

Advanced leadership courses understood...

An advanced leadership course should develop you into an effective and visionary leader capable of boosting team performance and driving long-term business success. As an experienced leader, you don’t want a course that just takes you over what you already know. It’s important to find a quality course specifically designed for your level - and which allows you to work on your own business challenges.

But what business school should you choose...?

When choosing an advanced leadership course, it makes sense to select from among the top business schools in the world. Not only will you find exceptional, innovative programs at top business schools, but you’ll be among peers with the same high standards and talent as you.

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IMD is one such business school, consistently ranked at the very top - for example, first in open programs worldwide (Financial Times, 2017) and first in executive education outside the US (Financial Times, 2017). Behind these rankings is our 100% focus on executive education that ensures that each and every leadership course is effective, perfectly on-target for the managers it’s designed for and flexible enough to meet your individual needs.

How can you build advanced analytical skills...?

High-level leadership requires a wide, interconnected view of your business and the world in which it operates. As an advanced leadership course, Advanced Management Program (AMP) helps you achieve this perspective by guiding you ask the right questions about the world, the business environment, your stakeholders, and the forces that will determine success. With the support of IMD Faculty, you’ll diagnose and analyse your own business challenge, apply lessons from the program to your situation and start to design appropriate responses and strategies.

IMD’s High Performance Leadership (HPL) is another exceptional option. This advanced leadership course is for leaders moving into significant leadership positions or facing a specific business challenge. With a focus on sharpening both your analytical skills and your strategic leadership effectiveness, the course prepares and supports you to improve your company’s performance today and sustain performance in the future.

Take on advanced strategic leadership...

A comprehensive strategy is, of course, absolutely vital for your company’s success - but it’s no use if you can’t implement it. A senior leader must be able to build a team and manage internal and external relationships so that company can create value and deliver results.

Advanced Management Program places a heavy focus on sharpening your strategic leadership effectiveness. You’ll look at how to manage your organization to realize your goals, as well as the challenges of execution. You’ll also undertake exercises that help to engage your organization and team back at the office. Crucially, the Faculty team supports you after the program to help you successfully follow through with your plans for overcoming your strategic challenge.

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You might be wondering, how do I become a visionary and effective leader...?

The real benefits of an advanced leadership course become most apparent back at the office. By preparing you to move from analysis to action, Advanced Management Program helps you become an influential leader - capable of developing and delivering effective strategies for long-term business success. You’ll be ready to build a stronger, committed leadership team, enhance performance at individual, team and business-unit levels and play a key role in keeping your organization ahead.

This boost in effectiveness is what past participants of Advanced Management Program report and it’s exactly the kind of long-term, take-home outcome you should expect from any advanced leadership course.