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 Mar 19, 2021 - Apr 23, 2021
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 academic sessions will start on Saturdays at 2pm, the one hour Peer Consulting Sessions will start on Tuesdays on 6pm and the two hour Case Study Workshops on Thursdays at 6pm. The two hour program introduction and wrap-up session will both start on 8am. You will receive a detailed timetable after you have applied.

Leading beyond the crisis – an Online Advanced Management Program: Mar 19, 2021 - Apr 23, 2021

Program Introduction & Crisis Leadership
  • Mar 19, 2021 - Mar 20, 2021
  • Online
Peer Consulting 1
  • Mar 23, 2021
  • Online
Case Study Workshop 1
  • Mar 25, 2021
  • Online
Personal Resilience 1
  • Mar 27, 2021
  • Online
Peer Consulting 2
  • Mar 30, 2021
  • Online
Case Study Workshop 2
  • Apr 08, 2021
  • Online
Personal Resilience 2
  • Apr 10, 2021
  • Online
Peer Consulting 3
  • Apr 13, 2021
  • Online
Case Study Workshop 3
  • Apr 15, 2021
  • Online
Inspirational Leadership
  • Apr 17, 2021
  • Online
Peer Consulting 4
  • Apr 20, 2021
  • Online
Case Study Workshop 4
  • Apr 22, 2021
  • Online
Individual Leadership Challenge Presentations & Wrap-Up
  • Apr 23, 2021
  • 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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