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Business Improvement

Innovation comes in all shapes, stripes, and sizes. In the past, business innovation was a response to developing technologies and new competitors. Today, businesses in all sectors need to innovate to continue onward in a post-pandemic world.

In June, we are offering three of our Business Improvement programs in a virtual environment. We hope you’ll join us for Leadership And Communication Skills For Managers, Agile Project Management, and Retaining And Managing Critical Knowledge.

Do you have a question? Are there other ways we can help your team navigate the new normal? Contact us here.


Knowledge Retention

August 19, 2020 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

A 90-Minute briefing on Managing Knowledge as an Asset


Business Process Management Certificate Series

October 13, 2020 - December 9, 2020 | 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Michigan State University’s Business Process Management Certificate is compatible with the Association of Business Process Management Professionals’ (ABPMP) Comprehensive Body of Knowledge. We plan to offer this interactive series via via live, online learning.


Process Modeling, Analysis, and Redesign

October 13, 2020 - October 14, 2020 | 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

This practical, how-to-do-it seminar will arm you with the knowledge you need to analyze the way your organization really operates, to identify opportunities for dramatic improvement and to implement process changes that will have immediate impact on quality, customer service, productivity and financial performance. We plan to offer this interactive program via via live, online learning.


Measuring and Improving Processes

November 10, 2020 - November 11, 2020 | 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Learn how to create better member/customer experiences and build long-term relationships through measuring and improving processes.


Process Transformation

December 8, 2020 - December 9, 2020 | 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

This seminar will arm you classic process improvement skills (SPC, Lean, Six Sigma) and creative redesign techniques so you are able to deliver both continuous improvement and breakthrough solutions for your organization.


Agile Project Management

December 15, 2020 | 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Introduce new habits into your culture by adopting an Agile mindset


Leadership and Communication Skills for Project Managers

December 16, 2020 - December 17, 2020 | 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Leadership and Communication Skills for Project Managers explores the guidance techniques, communication styles, and motivational methods needed for successful project management and organizational leadership.

Online Programs

Master Certificate in Business Leadership and Management
This online program benefits professionals across industries and levels who contribute to their organization’s performance. Master strategic management and decision making concepts, create competitive advantages and implement long-term strategies. Upon completion of this dynamic series, you’ll develop a comprehensive skill set to move business strategies from the “idea stage” to “big picture” implementation.
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Professional Certificate in Change Management
Organizations face change for a number of reasons – from adding a new sales process or a new department, to going paperless or going public. This online certificate program reveals how you can leverage change management strategies, leadership styles and workforce design to effectively initiate, implement and manage change.
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Professional Certificate in Human Resource Management
Industry-wide, human resources is now recognized as a strategic partner in business success. Demand is high for HR professionals who can strategically manage and develop an effective workforce. Through this online program you will build the skills to align HR processes with overall organizational objectives, attract and retain top talent, and maximize employee performance.
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Professional Certificate in Global Management
To successfully implement and execute a global strategy, managers across the organization not only need the ability to identify and leverage their company’s competitive advantages, but also the ability to build and manage business relationships across cultures. In this online professional certificate, you’ll explore how processes, people, culture and organizational structure work together to create a winning strategy in the competitive global economy.
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