(4-6 hours per week)
Fee CHF 2,950
Next program starts 8 May 2023
Certification Receive IMD certificate upon completion
Strategic thinking involves diagnostics, creative alternatives and smart choices
Develop an effective strategy for your unit or organization by starting with internal and external diagnostics to see what is happening to your competitive advantage. The program is unique in the range of strategic alternatives you will be exposed to: performance moves, generic business models, and strategic innovation perspectives. You will also identify capability and resource gaps that have to be closed.
By developing your ability to judge value-creating potential and risk, you will think more clearly about making strategic choices, developing viable new operating models and innovating to turn tech and other threats into opportunities.
Supported by your executive coach, you will walk away with a tailor-made roadmap that directs your business or organization towards strategic initiatives that are both ambitious and realistic.
Make a habit of thinking strategically.
Consider how internal and external forces will affect your strategic moves.
Evaluate top and bottom line performance moves, business models and strategic innovations.
Identify strategic moves with the best trade-off between value creating potential and implementation risk.
Design a strategic roadmap for your business or organization.
The Strategic Thinking program enabled me to analyze my business and develop my strategic moves step by step. The intense eight weeks empowered me to think about how to conduct an external strategic analysis, how to outpace my competitors, which disruptive innovations are needed, and which strategic initiatives should be pursued.
The program follows a very practical and structured approach, which helped me analyze my business problem and develop my strategic concept step by step. I acquired a new tool set. For executives, who look for learning opportunities to complement their skills, while staying full speed on their jobs, this program may have the answer.
The course is very well structured, with a lot of practical examples to reflect the theory. Communication with my coach was great, and I liked the flexibility.
The award confirms that the program is based on the very best practical concepts for developing a business strategy.
Length: 8 weeks (4-6 hours per week).
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