Senior professionals have and will have to overcome unforeseen challenges during a time of global crisis. We have designed this fully online and highly interactive Advanced Management Program “Leading beyond the crisis” particularly for senior professionals aiming at reflecting upon their individual leadership challenges in an intimate environment of peers. In addition, we have invited an exciting line-up of expert speakers who will shed light upon the crisis from their personal experience. As we will only accept a limited and yet exclusive selection of participants, you can expect to extend your network with like-minded professionals.

After successful completion of the program, you will receive a WHU Executive Education Digital Certificate.

Short facts

CategoryAdvanced Management
Next date Nov 13, 2020 - Nov 28, 2020
Locations Online
LanguageEnglish
Fee 2,490.00 €

Your program at a glance

Program content

What you can expect:

A fully virtual but highly interactive advanced leadership program with an exciting line-up of contributors. We have limited the number of participants to ensure an intimate setting for you and your peers.

“Leading beyond the crisis” consists of two major program elements: First, you will get the opportunity to reflect upon your leadership challenge in a small peer group setting. This will be enriched by an inspiring session on crisis leadership based on a Shakespeare play. In addition, you will be encouraged to reflect upon your resilience. Second, we have designed a number of short workshop sessions together with renowned executive experts from practice and academia. They will share and discuss their insights and contribute to a multi-faceted perspective on how to transform and adapt in the current context.

“Leading beyond the crisis” is designed to fit to your busy schedule – workshop sessions will take place Friday and Saturday afternoons. The virtual setting will save travel times and be in accordance with business travel bans which exist in many corporations.

Program benefits

“Leading beyond the crisis” consists of a guided self-reflection journey and workshops to inspire and broaden perspectives. This program is solely for experienced professionals with a rich leadership experience.

Your personal benefits:

  • Reflect upon your individual leadership challenge in an intimate peer-group setting together with experienced leadership coaches
  • Be inspired by a Shakespearian perspective on crisis leadership
  • Gain insights into personal resilience and how this is a core capability in times of crisis
  • Discuss different perspectives on current and future challenges with a number of renowned experts from academia and practice
  • Expand your professional network in a highly interactive, fully online program

Participant profile

“Leading beyond the crisis” is an advanced management program with a limited number of seats, to ensure an intimate setting and exchange. The program is designed for senior professionals with significant leadership experience.

In particular, these participant profiles will benefit from “Leading beyond the crisis”:

  • Senior professionals with 10+ years of leadership experience from a broad set of industries and business functions
  • Alumni of our past “Advanced Management Programs.”
  • WHU In Praxi Members with 10+ years of leadership experience from a broad set of industries and business functions.

This program is designed as a fast-paced, intense, and compact learning experience. It fits well into a busy professional schedule and is, therefore, very suitable for participants in management positions.

Program format and module dates

The three hour sessions will start on Fridays at 4pm and on Saturdays at 2pm.

From November 17 to 26, you will reflect upon your personal leadership challenges in a small peer group setting and learn from each other through mutual feedback. In these sessions you will be accompanied by an executive coach for one hour per week. You can independently coordinate within the group when exactly you would like to meet virtually.

Leading beyond the crisis – an Online Advanced Management Program: Nov 13, 2020 - Nov 28, 2020

Program Introduction & Crisis Leadership
  • Nov 13, 2020
  • Online
Personal Resilience
  • Nov 14, 2020
  • Online
Personal Leadership Challenges & Peer Coaching
  • Nov 17, 2020 - Nov 26, 2020
  • Online
Executive Perspectives Part 1
  • Nov 20, 2020
  • Online
Organisational Resilience
  • Nov 21, 2020
  • Online
Executive Perspectives Part 2
  • Nov 27, 2020
  • Online
Executive Leadership & Wrap up
  • Nov 28, 2020
  • Online

Contact us

Yvonne Krack
Marketing & Admissions Manager Executive Education
E-mail: openprograms@whu.edu
Phone: +49211 44709178

Category: Advanced Management
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