Your virtual learning journey

Your virtual learning journey

High-impact learning

Your journey provides you with a powerful variety of learning experiences to upskill as a general manager for a rapidly changing world. You will develop your strategic thinking and decision making and accelerate your leadership with business and leadership coaching. You will enjoy an exciting, immersive virtual reality exercise to fully anchor learnings around leadership development. You will also benefit from an integrative consulting project with an external organization to maximize exposure to different real-world contexts and perspectives.

You can take Global Management Foundations as a stand-alone program or as credit toward your IMD Executive MBA degree.

LiVe virtual classes with IMD faculty
Collaborative group assignments
Business & executive leadership coaches dedicated to you
Live case external consulting project
Module 1 – Build your foundations

LiVe virtual + asynchronous, 6 weeks, 15 hours per week

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Strategic thinking
  • Negotiation
  • Accounting
Leadership bootcamp

LiVe virtual, 3 days

  • Leading self and others (with coaching)
  • Team contracting
  • Experiential exercise (virtual reality)
  • Feedback and action planning
  • Moving forward
Module 2 – Lead in a changing world

LiVe virtual + asynchronous, 6 weeks, 15 hours per week

  • Operations and supply chain management
  • Business finance for executives
  • Future-ready strategies
  • Digital marketing strategies
Module 3 – Drive real impact

LiVe virtual, 7 days

  • Economics
  • Executive presence
  • Integrative consulting project with external organization

Discover the live case consulting projects

As part of the Live Consulting Project, Global Management Foundations participants have nine days to create business case studies to solve problems that are happening in the real world. IMD has partnered with the following companies for consulting projects: Agathon, Gavi, Medair, ICRC, and iamtheCODE.

ICRC Live project 2022.
Medair Live project 2021.