To make finding the right course easier, our programme is grouped into broader interest areas:

Business and Management

Strategy, Negotiation and Decision Making

Strategic Decision Making for Management **Limited Availability**
Decision making is a complex and often unguided process for managers. This course will develop and refine your decision making capabilities to reflect your specific business context. It is designed for the leaders of both today and the future who are responsible for strategic and other important decisions.

Designing Strategy for Competitive Advantage
This course analyses the drivers of differences in profitability across firms to give a comprehensive framework to analyse dynamic competitive situations, enabling participants to assess when a strategic response is needed and how to best design it.

Managing Risk in Organisations
This executive programme is designed and delivered by some of the world’s leading faculty and researchers in the field of organisational risk. It will demonstrate and instil optimal practices from a range of real-world perspectives that are critical to the effective functioning of your organisation.

Negotiation and Decision Making
A course designed to improve managers and senior practitioners' negotiations, this is achieved through sharing current knowledge and research as well as providing opportunities to practice negotiation skills.

Leadership

Achieving Leadership Excellence **Course Full**
The course looks at the major challenges today’s leaders are facing and provides insights into how leadership skills can be developed and how organisations can create the optimal environment for effective leadership.

Innovation, Sustainability and Entrepreneurship

Developing Business Models for a Sustainable World
This programme provides you with the key insights, concepts, management models, and evidence-based knowledge to be develop sustainable business ventures that contribute towards economic goals as well as a better world.

Entrepreneurship and Innovation in the Age of Change
This intensive short course demonstrates how, in the age of change, opportunities beckon potential entrepreneurs to start new businesses and challenge executives and senior managers to transform existing ones.

Marketing

Marketing Strategy
Cutting through the “noise” of fads and buzzwords this course will change how managers and aspiring CMOs think about marketing. It uses empirically proven analytic frameworks and concepts to explain every marketing step.

Culture and Environment

A multi-disciplinary course providing an in-depth overview of the economic and governance of climate change, and how they are impacting on the environment for a range of organisations.

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London and Global Cities: Governance, Planning and Design
An exploration and analysis of the governance, planning and design of London, drawing parallels with and implications for other major cities.

Economics

Behavioural Economics and the Modern Economy
This course brings students up to date with modern developments in behavioural economics by first examining those earlier more orthodox views before going on to examine the theoretical basis and basic policy implications of behavioural contributions to economic thought.

Macroeconomic Challenges of Global Imbalances
Events in the global economy and in financial markets shape investment and strategic decisions. This course provides an up-to date overview and economic interpretation of these challenges in the light of recent developments in economic analysis.

You may also wish to consider

Climate Change: Economics and Governance
A multi-disciplinary course providing an in-depth overview of the economic and governance of climate change, and how they are impacting on the environment for a range of organisations.

Finance

Financial Risk Management
This course provides the participants with the relevant knowledge and understanding of financial risk management. It is designed to meet the demand of risk professionals, covering both theoretical background and practical implementation.  

Corporate Finance and Strategy

The course is designed to provide an applied and practical approach to finance, enabling you to address topical issues that modern corporations face.  It will enhance your understanding of Corporate Finance as a tool for making strategic decisions.

Global Public Policy

Climate Change: Economics and Governance
A multi-disciplinary course providing an in-depth overview of the economic and governance of climate change, and how they are impacting on the environment for a range of organisations.

London and Global Cities: Governance, Planning and Design
An exploration and analysis of the governance, planning and design of London, drawing parallels with and implications for other major cities.

You may also wish to consider

Developing Business Models for a Sustainable World
This programme provides you with the key insights, concepts, management models, and evidence-based knowledge to be develop sustainable business ventures that contribute towards economic goals as well as a better world.

International Relations

You may also wish to consider

Climate Change: Economics and Governance
A multi-disciplinary course providing an in-depth overview of the economic and governance of climate change, and how they are impacting on the environment for a range of organisations.

Alternatively you can browse by course date and title:

Session one (6 - 10 June 2016)

Achieving Leadership Excellence **Course Full**
Dr Emma Soane and Dr Connson Locke

Designing Strategy for Competitive Advantage
Dr Lourdes Sosa

Developing Business Models for a Sustainable World
Professor Harry Barkema

London and Global Cities: Governance, Planning and Design
Professor Ricky Burdett, Philipp Rode, Professor Tony Travers and Dr Savvas Verdis

Marketing Strategy
Professor Amitav Chakrivarti

Macroeconomic Challenges of Global Imbalances
Dr Gianluca Benigno, Dr Keyu Jin and Professor Paul De Grauwe

Strategic Decision Making for Management **Limited Availability**
Dr Barbara Fasolo and Professor Gilberto Montibeller

Session two (13 - 17 June 2016)

Behavioural Economics and the Modern Economy
Dr Matthew Levy and Dr Kristof Madarasz

Climate Change: Economics and Governance 
Dr Simon Dietz, Professor Sam Fankhauser and David Stainforth

Corporate Finance and Strategy 
Dr Vicente Cuñat and Dr Konstantinos Zachariadis

Entrepreneurship and Innovation in the Age of Change
Professor Saul Estrin and Dr Susanna Khavul

Financial Risk Management 
Dr Philippe Mueller and Dr Andrea Vedolin

Managing Risk in Organisations
Dr Brittany Jones, Professor Mike Power, Dr Emma Soane, Professor Paul Willman

Negotiation and Decision Making 
Dr Jonathan Booth and Professor Paul Willman

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