Learn practical strategic planning with this personalized online program

As an executive tasked with driving strategic change in your organization, you want a framework to maximize your chances of success. You need concrete techniques to help you move beyond good ideas and aspirations to execution.

Strategy Execution provides the results-oriented insights into what it takes to implement major change effectively. You will learn how to build a compelling vision, enabling you to sell a program internally. You will discover how to identify the right team members, pick the best ideas and allocate time and other resources to help them achieve your initiative.

Armed with more developed powers of focus, you will also develop a robust toolset for overcoming complacency in yourself and others as the implementation stage proceeds.

right project choices

Make the right project choices from the start

shared ambition

Foster a culture of shared ambition to engage everyone in your initiative

execution plan

Create a water-tight execution plan


Pilot your initiative to success, and learn skills to accurately assess a project’s impact

What's special about learning online @IMD?

Personalized coaching at each step, live open sessions with your professors and frequent interaction with peers ensures an immersive and interactive learning experience.

World-class faculty introduce you to the very latest in business knowledge and provide you with the tools and skills to overcome challenges and find solutions.

Constant opportunities to apply what you learn to your own business context ensure real impact back at work - surveyed alumni score application of knowledge as 8.7/10.

IMD's Online programs have a 92% completion rate - online learning provides an excellent platform to strengthen your business skills while being flexible enough to fit into an already busy schedule.

Business cases
Business cases
Group work sessions
Group work sessions
Coaching feedback
Touchpoints with professional learning coach

This program is an outstanding experience. It created real value for my skills and had a direct impact in my day-to-day business.

Fabian Kühne

Former participant
Senior Manager Strategic Controlling & Systems FM, Daimler AG - Germany

Are you responsible for implementing a strategic initiative within your organization? If your answer is yes, this program is for you.

Bettina Büchel

Program Director

Next start & fee
Program length: 8 weeks of study (4-6 hours per week)


CHF 2,950


CHF 2,750 for IMD alumni

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