Olin Executive Education Courses and Certificates
Gain in-depth knowledge and skills without spending a lot of time away from your office. Complete a one-day seminar course, earn a Concentration
with five course days, or build your own Advanced Management Certificate
(AMC) with three concentrations.
Note: AMC concentrations have been consolidated from five to three topical areas: Business Execution (includes Financial Management topics), Leadership (includes Talent Management topics), and Strategic Thinking.
Select Program Type and Topics. Click on a program to view details and enroll online. For more information, call 314-935-9494 or email ExecEd@wustl.edu.
(formerly Coaching Workshop)
Improve your ability to lead change, address conflicts, and facilitate dialog among members of your firm.
St Louis| Aug. 28, 2019
Identify the misconceptions surrounding human motivation by recognizing key motivational principles. Also, discover scientifically proven ways to boost motivation.
St Louis| Aug. 29, 2019
Learn how firms are successfully using digital mediums to engage savvy consumers, win business, and cultivate loyalty.
St Louis| Sept. 11, 2019
Examine the intersection of strategy, values, and leadership as it relates to successful leadership. Apply proven frameworks to better prepare your organization for change.
St Louis| Sept. 26, 2019
Learn how to create and lead an organization focused on both top- and bottom-line growth, and to balance the tensions inherent in any growth strategy.
St Louis| Sept. 27, 2019
Learn how to adapt messages for different communication channels and audiences. Hone your message crafting and delivery skills for use in a variety of situations.
St Louis| Oct. 9, 2019
Learn the key aspects of the innovation process and how you can accelerate innovation in your organization to deliver new value and drive efficiency.
St Louis| Oct. 11, 2019
Demystify corporate finance and gain a big-picture understanding of how the capital market system fits together; we focus on performance metrics, capital allocation, and value creation.
St Louis| Oct. 23, 2019
Learn to successfully align employees and resources to support corporate goals and directives, and to identify conflicts between strategy and internal processes.
St Louis| Nov. 5, 2019
What does it take to turn a plan into results? This program explores several approaches for choosing the best path from strategy to action, as well as some of the common obstacles that arise along the way.
St Louis| Nov. 6, 2019
Learn the key elements of a negotiation position and best practices to effectively advocate for the needs of your company.
St Louis| Nov. 19, 2019
Learn how analytics can enable strategic decision-making on a variety of people-related issues, such as recruiting, performance,leadership development, job design, and compensation.
St Louis| Dec. 3, 2019
Apply the principles of values-centered leadership to activate your team’s true potential. Leverage the basics of team design to lead your team to maximum effectiveness.
St Louis| Dec. 11, 2019 and Dec. 12, 2019
Working in partnership with female executives, you will learn how to make decisions, exert power and influence, negotiate, and manage change confidently and effectively. The fall cohort meets one day a month for six months from August 2019 to January 2020
This cohort is full - Applications are now being accepted for Spring 2020
St Louis|Aug. 27, 2019; Sept. 24, 2019; Oct. 23, 2019; Nov. 22, 2019; Dec. 17, 2019; Jan.10, 2020
New Format - Three 2 day modules
Working in partnership with female executives, you will learn how to make decisions, exert power and influence, negotiate, and manage change confidently and effectively. The spring cohort consists of three 2 day modules from January 2020 to May 2020.
Now accepting applications.
St Louis|Jan. 9 and 10, 2020; March 5 and 6, 2020; April 30 and May 1, 2020
(formerly Cornerstones of Management)
Starting with a top-down understanding of an
organization’s strategy, learn how the best people managers consistently drive
better business results and continuous improvement.
St Louis| Oct. 29, 2019
Bring out the best in yourself and others through optimized personal effectiveness, greater resilience, and improved leadership & communication with others
St Louis| Oct. 30, 2019
Learn the “Big 6” leadership principles that enable leaders to drive change through trust, excellence, and empowerment
St Louis| Jan. 29, 2020
Use the principles of “lean” to get things done better, faster, and more efficiently. Learn how leadres across a variety of industries use lean thinking to add value and create better processes for their firms.
St Louis| Feb.12, 2020
Examine the dynamic role of a leader as well as the competencies and mindset needed at different levels. Explore the six main leadership styles and their effectiveness in various
St Louis| Feb. 19, 2020
Examine the latest M&A research and trends; discuss common pitfalls; and develop best practices for target identification, deal valuation, and post-deal integration
St Louis| Mar. 4, 2020 and Mar. 5, 2020
Designed by members of the Harvard Negotiation Project, this session teaches you how to handle conflict, talk through differences, and promote positive work relationships
St Louis| Mar. 5, 2020
Develop the three critical skills of informal leadership: navigating politics, understanding power, and exercising influence.
St Louis| Apr. 7, 2020 and Apr. 8, 2020
Learn the core aspects of value creation and capture, and how firms use market focus to develop a sustainable competitive advantage.
St Louis| Apr. 28, 2020
Learn the concepts frameworks, and tools for management decision-making that help grow your organization and build its competitive advantage.
St Louis| May 5, 2020 and May 6, 2020
Improve your capacity to mentor the best emerging talent in your firm. Learn the mindset and mentoring skills necessary to effectively bring out the best in others.
St Louis| May 19, 2020
Learn how to cultivate insight about what is changing in the world and how to design solutions and strategies to meet these changes even in the face of uncertainty.
St Louis| May 20, 2020
Enhance your understanding of the factors that drive creativity. Learn ways to boost your own creativity and to nurture the creativity of those with whom you work.
St Louis| June 3, 2020
Focused on all aspect of the supply chain, the Supply Chain Management Certificate program teaches you how to manage and monitor raw materials, work-in-progress inventory, finished goods, and channel partners. Learn how to improve operational effectiveness across the entire supply chain, from sourcing to point of sale. The St Louis cohort meeting daily for one week
St Louis| April 27, 2020 - May 1, 2020