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Strategic Thinking - TWO DAY PROGRAM (St. Louis)

April 23, 2018
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

April 24, 2018
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Location:

St. Louis Knight Center



Seminar Details

Jackson A. Nickerson, Frahm Family Professor of Organization & StrategyPLEASE NOTE: This is a 2-day seminar, and your registration is for both days.

What defines strategic thinking and differentiates it from other forms of analysis? What constitutes a strategic decision, and how should it be formulated? This program will teach you a methodology for thinking strategically to identify your objectives and priorities and develop an agenda for long-term success.

You will learn how to analyze assumptions, information, and frameworks to formulate strategic options for a positive outcome. Most importantly, you will practice your strategic thinking with an eye toward real-world implementation



Topics
  • Strategic thinking as a mode of inquiry with the purpose of creating and capturing value
  • Introduction to strategic thinking tools that will enhance your ability to find, frame, and formulate challenges
  • How to tell if an old way of thinking is no longer effective
  • Real-world implementation processes through case studies and applied learning


Benefits
  • Apply fundamental tools and frameworks to your workplace challenges immediately
  • Identify problems and find better solutions more efficiently and effectively
  • Avoid thinking pitfalls and biases that can derail problem-solving
  • Determine when an old solution is no longer appropriate, and decide what to do about it

Earn a Concentration or your Advanced Management Certificate

This seminar qualifies for two days out of four in the Strategic Thinking Concentration. Earn a concentration by taking four seminar days in this area within two years, or complete 16 seminar days across four defined concentration areas to earn your Advanced Management Certificate.



Price
$1,760.00

Faculty
Anjan Thakor, John E. Simon Professor of Finance, Olin Business School


Contacts
Executive Programs, 314-935-9494


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