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Four-month, part-time program that includes an on-site seminar, a distance-learning course and a practical project paper.

Concept

Part-time certificate program for executives and specialists who

  • Seek comprehensive basics and continuing education in strategic management,
  • Hold responsibility for strategic management and want to complement their practical experience with thorough theoretical understanding and research,
  • Develop strategy,
  • Will soon be taking over strategic responsibilities.

The four-month Business Strategy Certificate Program starts with an onsite seminar that gives participants the insights they need for the distance-learning module and prepares them for their project paper.

Design

The certificate program has three units:

  • Onsite "Strategic Management" seminar
  • Four-week distance-learning module
  • Independent literature study and project paper

Subjects

1. Seminar

The on-site seminar "Strategic Management" covers:

  • Strategic management
  • Business segments (for example, planning units)
  • The strategic call for action
  • Promising strategic options
  • Strategy formulation
  • Changing structures
  • Successfully implementing strategies

2. Distance Learning

The distance-learning unit, set in an international context, broadens and deepens participants’ knowledge. In addition to their literature assignments, participants take a four-week distance learning course (one evening per week) designed and taught by leading US professors.

Description

This module explores the differences among the strategies and systems that managers use to increase productivity. A key topic is how organizations can achieve the scale, scope and efficiency that come from being large and the flexibility, speed and responsiveness of being small. The course covers Harvard University Professor Michael Porter's Industry and Competitive Analysis Framework, the importance of core competencies and analysis of the value chain for finding business opportunities.
Lecturer: Prof. Dr. Walter Rodriguez

3. Project Paper (Practical Part)

The practical part of this program ensures that participants’ studies relate to their current jobs. Participants select a subject or a project and write a 30- to 50-page project paper. The paper should build participants’ knowledge and skill in their specific business areas.

4. Certificate

After successfully completing this program, participants are awarded the “Business Strategy Certificate” from SGMI Management Institute St. Gallen.

Information und Beratung

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Durchführungen

  • Duration: 4 to 6 months
  • Program Fees: CHF 8900 (plus 8% VAT in Switzerland) 
    Invoicing in EUR possible (depending on current currency rate)

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Nr. ED-70217 beginnend am 28.08.17

Modul Datum Ort
Seminar 28.08.2017 - 31.08.2017 Luzern, CH
Distance Learning October 2017
Project Paper Winter 2017/2018

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Nr. ED-70118 beginnend am 19.03.18

Modul Datum Ort
Seminar 19.03.2018 - 22.03.2018 Flims, CH
Distance Learning May 2018
Project Paper Summer 2018

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Nr. ED-70218 beginnend am 27.08.18

Modul Datum Ort
Seminar 27.08.2018 - 30.08.2018 Luzern, CH
Distance Learning October 2018
Project Paper Winter 2018/2019

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