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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 four course days, or build your own Advanced Management Certificate with four concentrations (choose from: Business Execution, Financial Management, Leadership, Strategic Thinking, or Talent Management & Organizational Development).

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.

Topics

Certificate
20180901
Leadership

Women's Leadership Forum

​​​​​Working in partnership with female executives, you will learn how to make decisions, exert power and influence, negotiate, and manage change confidently and effectively.  St. Louis cohort meets one day a month for six months from November through April.​  Dates for the 2018/2019 cohort To Be Announced
St Louis| Dates for 2018/2019 To Be Announced
Certificate
20180416
Supply Chain

Supply Chain Management Certificate

​​​​​Focused on all aspects 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 meets daily for one week.
St Louis| April 16-20, 2018 | Now accepting applications
Seminar
20180516
Talent Management & Org. Development

Motivating People

Identify the misconceptions surrounding human motivation by recognizing key motivational principles.  Also, discover scientifically proven ways to boost motivation.

St Louis| May 16, 2018
Seminar
20180423
Strategic Thinking

Strategic Thinking

​Learn the concepts, frameworks, and tools for management decision making that help grow your organization and build its competitive advantage.
St Louis| April 23 - 24, 2018
Seminar
20180306
Leadership

Emotional Intelligence

​Learn how to facilitate workplace relationships through self-awareness, self-mastery, social awareness, and relational management
St Louis| Mar. 6, 2018
Seminar
20180206
Leadership

Leading Through Influence

​​​​This course helps you develop the three critical skills of informal leadership:  navigating politics, understanding power, and exercising influence​

St Louis| Feb. 6, 2018 and Feb. 7, 2018
Seminar
20180403
Financial Management

Project Valuation & Capital Budgeting

Gain the financial, budgeting, and forecasting tools that help you win support for projects that create value for your organization.
St Louis| April 3, 2018
Seminar
20180509
Financial Management

Management Foundations: Financial Statements

Make better fiscal decisions with an improved understanding of the different types of financial documents and the information each contains.
St Louis| May 9, 2018
Seminar
20180502
Leadership

Cornerstones of Leadership

Bring out the best in yourself and others through optimized personal effectiveness, greater resilience, and improved leadership and communication​​ with others.

St Louis| May 2, 2018
Seminar
20180227
Talent Management & Org. Development

Managing the Millennial Wave

Gain greater insight into the factors that shape the millennial generation’s perspective, and learn how best to engage and motivate millennials to success.

St Louis| Feb. 27, 2018
Seminar
New
20180221
Business Execution

High-Impact Productivity

Drive greater career performance by understanding the constraints executives face and applying the best tools and practices of highly productive executives.

St Louis| Feb. 21, 2018
Seminar
New
20180307
Strategic Thinking

Market Strategy & Value Creation

​Learn the core aspects of value creation and capture, and how firms use market focus to develop a sustainable competitive advantage.

St Louis| Mar. 7, 2018
Seminar
New
20180209
Talent Management & Org. Development

Building Brand through Workforce Engagement

Explore the top workforce engagement and experiential strategies for building alignment between your brand and your people.

St Louis| Feb. 9, 2018
Seminar
New
20181003
Business Execution

Lean Thinking for All

Use the principles of “lean” to get things done better, faster, and more efficiently. Learn how leaders across a variety of industries use lean thinking to add value and create better processes for their firms.

St Louis| Oct.3, 2018
Seminar
20180829
Leadership

Leading a Culture of Excellence

​Learn the “Big 6” leadership principles that enable leaders to drive change through trust, excellence, and empowerment.

St Louis| Aug. 29, 2018
Seminar
20180911
Financial Management

Finance for Non-financial Managers

​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| Sept. 11, 2018
Seminar
20180918
Leadership

Leading & Managing Change

​Effective change management is critical to your organization’s growth and profitability. Explore the best practices, models, methods, and tools that help you successfully lead change.

St Louis| Sept. 18, 2018 and Sept. 19, 2018
Seminar
20180928
Business Execution

Negotiation Workshop

​Learn the key elements of a negotiation position and best practices to effectively advocate for the needs of your company.

St Louis| Sept. 28, 2018
Seminar
New
20181004
Business Execution

Modern Data Science: the Big Picture

Learn how to think strategically about the insights modern data sciences provides business leaders. Explore the tools data scientists use to solve real-world problems. 

St Louis| Oct. 4, 2018
Seminar
20181023
Leadership

Difficult Conversations

​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| Oct. 23, 2018
Seminar
20181024
Business Execution

Executing Financial Strategy

​Understand how financial decisions link to overall growth strategy and culture. Learn to integrate value creation into everyday decision making.

St Louis| Oct. 24, 2018
Seminar
New
20181106
Talent Management & Org. Development

Mentorship & Leader Development

​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| Nov. 6, 2018
Seminar
New
20181107
Strategic Thinking

Predict, Test, Create: Innovating through the Fog

​Learn how to cultivate insight about what is changing in the world, and how to design solutions and strategy to meet these changes even in the face of uncertainty.

St Louis| Nov. 7, 2018
Seminar
20181113
Strategic Thinking

Strategy & Alignment

​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. 13, 2018
Seminar
20181114
Strategic Thinking

Strategy Execution

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. 14, 2018
Seminar
New
20181127
Talent Management & Org. Development

Leading & Growing Highly Effective Teams

Apply the principles of values-centered leadership to activate your team’s true  potential. Learn how teams built on a foundation of trust create value, and leverage the basics of team design to lead your team to maximum effectiveness.

St Louis| Nov. 27, 2018 and Nov. 28, 2018
Seminar
20181204
Financial Management

Mergers & Acquisitions

​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| Dec. 4, 2018 and Dec. 5, 2018