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Open Programs for experienced Professionals

Open Programs for experienced Professionals

Be the game changer and stand out by further expanding your business strategy

Leading other people does not only mean delegating but supporting and motivating others to fulfill their individual job. A good and successful leader must know all parts of their business to make sustainable and relevant decisions. Join one of the best business schools worldwide: at WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management, we offer various online or on-campus programs for professional development. Benefit from insights of different industries coming together, fruitful networking opportunities, and dedicated support for an exceptional (learning) experience to stand out by further expanding your professional knowledge. In a world full of players… be the game changer!

Relevant topics for aspiring managers in a compact format:

Prepare for your next career step by expanding your leadership, strategy, or negotiation skills in one of our 2-3 day Open Programs:

Brand Management Essentials

Executive program | 3 days | Successful brand positioning | Brand management | Achieving competitive advantages | Best practices & insights | For young executives & managers

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Düsseldorf, Germany
5YearsWorkexperience1YearsLeadershipexperience
Transformational Technologies

"Tech for the non-tech" online course | 4 weeks | Digital transformation | Introduction to artificial intelligence, robotics, & web 3.0 | For professionals from various industries | In cooperation with MIT xPRO

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Online
3YearsWorkexperience1YearsLeadershipexperience
Digital Controlling Program

Interactive program | 2 x 3 days + complementary e-learning courses | Data science & technology | Digital leadership | Networking | For professionals & leaders in controlling | In cooperation with AICPA

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Düsseldorf
7YearsWorkexperience2YearsLeadershipexperience
Executing Strategy for Organizational Growth

Interactive program | 3 days | Challenge your ability to implement strategy | Develop strategic foresight | Vivid action-based learning experience | Multiple-round simulated industry competition | For experienced professionals

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Düsseldorf, Germany
8YearsWorkexperience2YearsLeadershipexperience
Financial Literacy Program

Intensive program | 3 days | Foundation in finance & accounting | Interpretation of relevant financial information to decision making situations | For managers who are not financial specialists

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Düsseldorf, Germany
5YearsWorkexperience1YearsLeadershipexperience
Innovation & Corporate Entrepreneurship Essentials Program

Interactive program | 3 days | Practical tools & agile methods for innovation | Guest lectures from experienced practitioners | For young professionals, middle managers, & executives

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Düsseldorf, Germany
5YearsWorkexperience1YearsLeadershipexperience
Leadership Essentials Program

Intensive program | 3 days | Developing an authentic leadership style | Strategy & leadership | Leading others | Networking with peers | For future & young managers

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Düsseldorf, Germany
5YearsWorkexperience1YearsLeadershipexperience
Advanced Management Programm für Ärztinnen/Ärzte

2 x 2 days in-class & online | Intensive program | Finance, taxes & digitalization | Personal leadership development | For medical doctors | In cooperation with MLP SoFE

Program dates upon request
Program location upon request
10YearsWorkexperience4YearsLeadershipexperience
Negotiations Program

Interactive Workshop | 2 days | Negotiate effectively | Know & avoid tactical & psychological pitfalls | Roleplays & practicing of new tools | For professionals & executives

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Düsseldorf
4YearsWorkexperience1YearsLeadershipexperience
Strategy Essentials Program

Interactive Program | 3 days | Strategy development & execution | Intro to change management | Practice-oriented knowledge | For young professionals & managers

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Düsseldorf, Germany
5YearsWorkexperience1YearsLeadershipexperience
Strategic Decision Making Program

Interactive program | 3 days | Strategic thinking & acting | Develop strategic foresight | Enhancement of strategic intuition, foresight, & judgment | For experienced professionals

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Düsseldorf, Germany
8YearsWorkexperience2YearsLeadershipexperience
The Essence of Coaching for Senior Leaders

Interactive program | 2 x 3 days | Practical coaching work | Greater empowerment | Enhanced leadership style | Certificate of Attendance | For senior professionals | In cooperation with Leadership Choices

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Düsseldorf / Online
10YearsWorkexperience6YearsLeadershipexperience

More networking, more depth - our extensive programs:

You don't have the time for a complete course of study, but would still like to continue your education at the university level? Opt for one of our extensive programs (9-26 attendance days) and not only expand your general management skills, but also earn ECTS credits for possible follow-up studies.

General Management Plus Program

Part-time executive program | 7 modules | International social entrepreneurship project | WHU Mini MBA Certificate + 15 ECTS | Intercultural & leadership skills | In cooperation with BOOKBRIDGE

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Düsseldorf / Switzerland / Düsseldorf, Germany / Sri Lanka / Mongolia / Cambodia / Virtual
5YearsWorkexperience3YearsLeadershipexperience
Management Essentials Program

General Management | 9 days | Executive program | Flexible | ECTS credits for further studies | Exclusive networking | Leadership, Strategy, Finance, Innovation & Entrepreneurship, Brand Management & Data Science

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Düsseldorf, Germany
5YearsWorkexperience1YearsLeadershipexperience
More Questions? Contact usYvonne KrackSenior Marketing & Admissions Manager Executive Education

Excellence in Management Education

WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management

Erkrather Str. 224a
40233 Düsseldorf

execed@whu.edu

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