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Open Programs

Our expert faculty and staff teach programs that are open to anyone looking to expand their business horizons. Programs offered range from intensive week-long sessions to morning Business and Bagels sessions.

Feb
16

Business Analysis Success 3.0

February 16, 2016 - February 17, 2016 | 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Program Introduction Version 3.0 of the Business Analysis Body of Knowledge® emphasizes the importance of value creation in the role of the Business Analyst. The BA still must gather accurate requirements from business users. To maximize the positive impact of recommended solutions, the BA must also understand the strategic context…

Mar
23

Finance For the Non-Financial Manager

March 23, 2016 | 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

This program will help you understand the difference between cash flow and income statement and will improve your understanding of basic financial data.

Apr
06

Mid-Michigan Value Chain Certificate Program

April 6, 2016 - May 25, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

This eight-session certificate program, spread over two months, is designed to provide key insights into the latest value chain management strategies and practices.

May
01

Supply Chain Logistics Management Executive Seminar

May 1, 2016 - May 6, 2016 | All Day

This is among the oldest and most prestigious logistics and supply chain management seminars in the world designed for experienced executives and functional managers concerned with design and execution of global supply chains.

May
24

Finance For Executives

May 24, 2016 - May 25, 2016 | 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

This two-day program is targeted at senior managers who are interested in expanding their knowledge of finance and the role of financial choices and financial metrics in strategic decision-making and value-creation.

May
24

Executive Leadership for Women: Strategies to Enhance Success Reunion Program

May 24, 2016 - May 25, 2016 | 5:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Dates: May 24-25, 2016 Program Introduction: The Broad College at MSU is happy to invite past participants of the Executive Leadership for Women: Strategies to Enhance Success to this reunion program. This exclusive event will provide an opportunity to reconnect with women that have attended the program as well as…

Jun
05

Building Winning Teams: A Quest for Excellence

June 5, 2016 - June 8, 2016 | All Day

This program is ideal for high-potential business professionals interested to build sustainable skills in the area of leadership and team effectiveness.

Jun
05

Purchasing and Supply Chain Management Executive Seminar

June 5, 2016 - June 10, 2016 | All Day

This is among the oldest and most prestigious purchasing and supply chain management seminars in the world designed for experienced executives and functional leaders concerned with designing and executing state-of-the-art purchasing strategies (includes both faculty and industry executive speakers).

Jun
14

Process-Driven Competition

June 14, 2016 - June 15, 2016 | 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Leveraging Process Excellence for Strategic Differentiation

Aug
25

West Michigan Supply Chain Management Certificate Series (Module 2)

August 25, 2016 - December 8, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

This program, ideally suited for people in West Michigan, is designed to provide strategic and operational understanding of the integrated supply chain (includes a participant project designed to generate tangible returns).

Sep
18

Railway Management Program

September 18, 2016 - December 16, 2016 | 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

A four-week Certificate Course in Railway Management for mid-level and senior managers who show potential for professional growth and leadership development from the railroad industry and its suppliers

Sep
27

Finance For the Non-Financial Manager

September 27, 2016 | 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

This program will help you understand the difference between cash flow and income statement and will improve your understanding of basic financial data.

Sep
29

Strategic Decision Making

September 29, 2016 | 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

This program will explore the process of strategic decision making and will aim to identify issues that both impede and improve the likelihood of decision success.

Oct
06

Critical Thinking Skills in Business

October 6, 2016 - October 7, 2016 | 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

This two-day program will help to develop your critical thinking ability and maximize reasoning effectiveness.

Nov
03

Power, Influence and Negotiation

November 3, 2016 - November 4, 2016 | 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Enhance your negotiation skills, improve your ability to influence and manage conflict.


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