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A course is a program that has a number of purposes. Some students take a course to help them connect two different phases of study, while others take a course to provide professional qualifications to help improve their options in their current job.

What is an executive course? This program provides fundamentals that help prepare executive professionals for more advanced studies in a particular business field. It can also provide necessary knowledge for students who plan on studying an unrelated subject but would benefit from having management essentials. Every program will vary, but examples of classes may include marketing, communication, human resources, finance, and business resources. Along with classroom lectures, students may also work on projects, conduct research, and attend symposiums featuring local and national businesses.

Students who pursue an executive course benefit in a number of ways. Business skills such as problem-solving, leadership, and communication can help in many different areas. There are also a wide variety of business careers available for those who want to continue on with their studies.

Institutions all over the world offer this executive program, and there are many factors involved in tuition cost. These factors include the location of the school and length of the program. Students who are interested should contact the schools directly to ask about the financial requirements.

After completing this executive course, individuals have a variety of paths that they can choose from. Some may be prepared for a career or promotion in the areas of leadership, management, human resources, accounting, finance, business, and economics. A course in executive studies also prepares graduates to open their own business in various areas.

Start researching and comparing schools by using the online database. Search for your executive program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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GCU - Glasgow School for Business and Society

Build on your expertise & develop your strength as an HR leader who actively drives business strategy & improves your organisations capacity for change. Our CPD c ... [+]

Senior HR professionals must be able to translate business strategy into HR priorities. This CPD course will help you develop your expertise and build your confidence as a strategic HR leader who goes beyond to actively develop business strategy and improve your organisation's capacity for change. Working with HR professionals from public, private and not-for-profit sectors you'll hone your skills in building the case for change based on market and business realities, overcoming resistance and gaining stakeholders' commitment to implementing and sustaining change.

Our PgC in Strategic Human Resource Management for Business Executives is for current and aspiring senior HR professionals, consultants and people leaders operating, or desiring to operate, at a strategic level and become dynamic leaders in HR. It offers you the opportunity to:... [-]

United Kingdom Glasgow
January 2020
Full-time
1 year
Campus
African School of Economics

Since 2015, ASE has been offering two certificate programs as part of its Executive Education portfolio: the Certificate in Impact Evaluation and Certificate in Quantitat ... [+]

The Executive Education Program

Since 2015, ASE has been offering two certificate programs as part of its Executive Education portfolio: the Certificate in Impact Evaluation and Certificate in Quantitative Finance. The Certificate in Impact Evaluation trains students in the design and implementation of impact evaluation studies, analysis and interpretation of experimental and quasi-experimental data sets. It also introduces students to implementation strategies of public policy reforms. The course modules include Introduction to statistical software, Experimental methods and Cost-effectiveness analysis. The program distinguishes itself through its pragmatic teaching approach that focuses on real-life cases and program management. The Certificate in Quantitative Finance seeks to train students in the applications of mathematical and statistical methods to Finance and Management. The program also provides training in market finance and auditing with the aim of preparing students for management in the banking sphere. Some of the modules include Financial Markets, Statistics and Applies Econometrics. Both programs are open to professionals holding a least a Master’s degree who have a desire to understand public policy systems, finance and project management.... [-]

Benin Cotonou
February 2019
Full-time
Campus
Convertas

This practical course will prepare you for an exciting career in Management and Leadership. Improve your prospects for career advancement by using this program as a found ... [+]

*Recruitment – position review, advertising; interviewing skills; selection techniques

*Retention – induction, orientation, development, rewards & recognition

*Performance Management – setting expectations, key accountabilities

*Training and coaching for performance and provision of effective feedback

*Outline of the legal requirements that HRM practices

- for more information: convertas.org

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United Arab Emirates Dubai Abu Dhabi United Kingdom London Turkey Istanbul Malaysia Kuala Lumpur  + 5 More
Open Enrollment
Full-time
5 days
Campus
Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University

The Advanced Executive Program (AEP) offers you an opportunity to question your fundamental assumptions about leadership, discard outdated paradigms, gain an appreciation ... [+]

Why AEP?

Participants in Kellogg's Advanced Executive Program come from many different types of companies and industries: large and small, for profit and non-profit, domestic and global, commercial and governmental, capital intensive and people intensive. Participant ages range from the mid-thirties to late fifties. Some class members may not have completed college while others will hold multiple advanced degrees. What all of you will have in common, however, are three things: extensive and varied managerial experience, the desire to be highly effective general managers, and the need to bring a renewed sense of purpose and excitement to already successful careers.

Becoming an Effective General Manager... [-]

USA Evanston Midland
September 2019
1 month
Campus
University of Washington Foster School of Business

Participants will learn to utilize financial tools to make more effective decisions, develop and understand long-term strategic plans for growth and sustainability. ... [+]

Program Overview

The University of Washington is well positioned to offer a program such as this due to our Business and Economic Development Center (BEDC). For ten years, the BEDC has linked students, faculty, and staff from the UW Business School with a racially and ethnically diverse business and nonprofit community to expand students' knowledge and skills, help small businesses grow, create and retain jobs, open educational opportunities for under-represented minority students, and stimulate innovative economic development research.

Executive Education and BEDC have created a strategic partnership with the Northwest Minority Business Council (NMBC) to launch the MBEP program which has been designed to increase the competitiveness of Minority Business Enterprises.... [-]

USA Seattle South Korea Seoul San Francisco  + 1 More
September 2019
Part-time
1 week
Campus
University of Chicago Booth School of Business

Participants will learn techniques to understand the competitive structure of an industry and company position in the industry. ... [+]

This program focuses on the formulation and implementation of company strategy. Participants will learn techniques to understand the competitive structure of an industry and company position in the industry. Entry, positioning, pricing, new ventures, technology, diversification and vertical integration decisions will be studied. The organizational issues associated with effectively developing and implementing strategies will also be analyzed. Additionally, the course incorporates an introduction to game theory and develops a tool to apply it to strategic decision making.

During this program you will learn to:

-- Assess the value of strategy options.

-- Improve your ability to recognize key strategic issues.... [-]

USA Chicago Philadelphia United Kingdom London Spain Madrid  + 3 More
September 2019
Part-time
5 days
Campus
Cambridge International College

The aim of this Programme is to produce competent, knowledgeable, efficient and respected executives, businesspeople, administrators and managers. ... [+]

Executive Business Administration A FLEXIBLE, ENJOYABLE AND HIGH-QUALITY INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMME OFFERED TO AMBITIOUS MEN AND WOMEN AIMING TO BECOME SUCCESSFUL AND EFFECTIVE LEADERS, EXECUTIVES AND SENIOR MANAGERS.

The aim of this Programme is to produce competent, knowledgeable, efficient and respected executives, businesspeople, administrators and managers. On this Programme you will study a wide range of important, interesting, technical, practical, and specialist subjects, and will be able to learn rapidly and enjoyably from the professionally-produced study and training materials prepared by leading experts. You also have the opportunity to prepare a business Project to blend the practical and theoretical knowledge gained, and to increase your analytical ability. The Programme will greatly improve your skills and competencies and take your knowledge and confidence to higher levels. This Programme is your path to a successful executive level career, and your opportunity to specialise in Business, Management and Administration.... [-]

Jersey Saint Peter
August 2019
Full-time
3 years
Campus
The Graziadio School of Business and Management, Pepperdine University

Whether you are seeking to strengthen skills in leadership, management, finance, ethics, marketing, information technology, strategy, or an interdisciplinary program, we ... [+]

The Graziadio School of Business and Management’s staff and faculty are dedicated to creating a learning experience designed specifically for your organization’s needs. Whether you are seeking to strengthen skills in leadership, management, finance, ethics, marketing, information technology, strategy, or an interdisciplinary program, we offer a depth of expertise in areas essential to yoru company’s success.

Our programs can be hosted at one of Pepperdine's six convenient graduate campuses or at the Villa Graziadio Executive Center located at Pepperdine's Drescher Graduate Campus in Malibu. Programs can also be hosted at a conference center of your choice or your own corporate headquarters – whatever works best for your organization. Programs range in length from a few days to a few weeks.... [-]

USA Los Angeles Malibu Long Beach Pasadena Westlake Village Irvine  + 3 More
September 2019
Part-time
Campus
Stephen M. Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan

The Human Resource Executive Programme teaches state-of-the-art HR practices that will secure your organisation's competitive position and enhance your career. ... [+]

Outline: In today's rapidly changing and highly competitive environment, the human resource function plays an increasingly important role in an organisation's ultimate success or failure. Where success was once dependent upon an organisation's ability to discover and manage natural resources, success today goes to the organisations that most effectively discover and manage their human resources.

Though organisations widely recognise the need to attract, manage and develop people, today HR professionals must strive to do much more. They must enable their organisation to build global HR networks in order to expand and prosper in the international arena. They must also develop human resources that continually build competitive advantage in an ever-changing environment. And, they must add value to the organisation's distinctive competencies. This programme, being offered by the University of Michigan Business School, teaches state-of-the-art HR practices that will secure your organisation's competitive position and enhance your career. As a participant in the programme, you will learn to align your organisation's HR practices with your overall strategy, create a customer-focused culture, articulate the value of HR investments for your business, apply the latest techniques to HR management and focus on human resource issues via-a-vis cross-cultural management in a cosmopolitan work environment like in the Middle East. ... [-]

USA Ann Arbor India Bengaluru United Arab Emirates Dubai Thailand Bangkok  + 4 More
March 2019
Part-time
12 days
Campus
Eastern Wyoming College

Learn business and computer skills in the United States of America at Eastern Wyoming ... [+]

Learn business and computer skills in the United States of America at Eastern Wyoming College to become an

Executive Office Assistant

(Business Office Technology Certificate)

Classes:

Fall Semester

College Studies Technical Writing Keyboarding Office Documents Bookkeeping and Accounting Computer Information Systems Improving Spoken English Improving Written English

Spring Semester

Business Mathematics Records and Information Management Office Skills and Services Occupational Internship I Business Office Capstone English Composition for International Students

Courses may vary depending upon student’s academic background.

After you complete this program and receive your degree, you will have these skills and qualifications: ... [-]

USA Torrington
September 2019
Full-time
1 year
Campus
Taaleem College of International Studies

The Global Executive Development Program is an innovative program that will change the way we perceive the global environment. This program equips one with the required s ... [+]

Course in Global Executive Development

The Global Executive Development Program is an innovative program that will change the way we perceive the global environment. This program equips one with the required skills to lead in an increasingly globalized business environment and provides invaluable insights on how to advance one's career.

With the advent of science and technology geographical barriers are no more that huge a factor. Open economies, Free Trade Agreement and Globalization are slowly bringing us to believe in the veracity of "one world-global village" concept.

Development Dimensions International's (DDI) Global Leadership Forecast, a study of more than 12,000 leaders across 76 countries, found that18% of all leaders and 37% of executives had multinational responsibilities. The executives coordinated efforts across an average of 8.5 countries 62% of the multinational executives described their preparation for their global roles as fair or poor in the Global Leadership Forecast.... [-]

India Sahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar
July 2019
Full-time
3 weeks
Online & Campus Combined
Sasin Graduate Institute of Business Administration

The Sasin Senior Executive Program (SEP) is founded on the knowledge that an enterprise’s success is the result of a well-balanced combination of short-term operational e ... [+]

Three-Week Residential Program - August 9-29, 2015

The Sasin Senior Executive Program (SEP) is founded on the knowledge that an enterprise’s success is the result of a well-balanced combination of short-term operational efficiency and long-term competitive advantage. To achieve such success, organizations need executives who are masters of management's functional disciplines and who also can navigate today’s volatile marketplace to win.

That’s why Sasin created SEP. This intensive three-week residential program is conducted in English and designed to provide executives like you with the most modern, state-of-the-art knowledge and skills to advance your firm and propel your own success.... [-]

Thailand Bangkok Pa Tong
August 2019
3 weeks
Campus
Center for Creative Leadership

Executive Leadership Coaching provides a complete discovery, alignment, assessment, feedback and coaching package. It can be engaged along with another CCL program or as ... [+]

This research-driven model of coaching is a custom-built, one-on-one developmental experience for the mid- to senior-level executive who is preparing for a greater scope of responsibility or who needs to make a leap forward in leadership capability. Executive Leadership Coaching provides a complete discovery, alignment, assessment, feedback and coaching package. It can be engaged along with another CCL program or as a stand-alone leadership development opportunity.

Format

A custom assessment package that typically includes personality and style surveys, 360-degree feedback instruments and telephone interviews with selected work colleagues. In-person feedback and goal-setting sessions. May include a boss-alignment session between the coach, coachee, and the supervisor to cement agreement on developmental goals. Ongoing coaching utilizing a variety of media that could include: telephone, in-person, video, or on-line contact. On-site observations - shadowing - can be included in the assessment or coaching phase. ... [-]
USA Greensboro Switzerland Davos Colorado Springs Belgium Brussels Saint Petersburg College Park Australia Mount Eliza San Diego  + 8 More
September 2019
Part-time
6 months
Campus
Global Solutions Trainings UAE

This finance course provides an introduction to the concepts underlying external financial accounting and internal management accounting. ... [+]

This finance course is designed for Top non-Finance managers and Business owners who need an understanding of the financial drivers of business. This finance course provides an introduction to the concepts underlying external financial accounting and internal management accounting.

You’ll be introduced to the skills necessary to prepare, interpret and analyse financial statements, including balance sheet, profit and loss statements and will gain an insight into how your business decisions impact the financial reports of your company. In this finance course, we will also cover budgeting, costing and key performance indicators, and clarify the often-misunderstood area of accrual accounting.... [-]

United Arab Emirates Dubai
September 2019
Full-time
16 hours
Campus
Leoron Professional Development Institute

In today’s turbulent business world, most companies find themselves in a complex, competitive environment in which the formulation and execution of strategy are more crit ... [+]

In today’s turbulent business world, most companies find themselves in a complex, competitive environment in which the formulation and execution of strategy are more critical than ever before. When companies fail to deliver on their promises, most blame poorly designed strategy.

No worthwhile strategy can be planned without taking into account the organization’s ability to execute it - strategies most often fail because they were not executed well. Things that are supposed to happen don’t happen. Either the organization’s aren’t capable of making them happen, or the leaders of the business misjudge the challenges they face, or both.

HR leaders need to provide strategic insights on how the firm’s human capital can best deliver on its’ strategic business objectives. Participants will learn and use a variety of strategic tools, frameworks and mindsets to better understand the company’s business strategy and business model, their competitive position of their industry, and it’s human capital value proposition for competitive advantage. HR leaders will have a firm grasp of the key concepts, models and language of strategy and the implications strategy has on the design, capabilities and deployment of the workforce. Special emphasis is placed on connecting strategic and tactical organizational design issues, budgeting and analytics, developing a high performance culture, and how it can create new organizational possibilities.... [-]

United Arab Emirates London
August 2019
Full-time
4 days
Campus