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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 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.

Topics

Seminar
20201006
Leadership

Leading through Influence

New Date
Two Day Course
Develop the three critical skills of informal leadership:  navigating politics, understanding power, and exercising influence.
St Louis| Oct. 6, 2020 and Oct. 7, 2020
Seminar
20201110
Strategic Thinking

Strategic Thinking

New Date
Two Day Course
Improve your ability to solve problems for your organization and gain the tools that will help you decide when it’s time to try something new. Be more strategic in your decision making based on clear logic and rationale.

St Louis| Nov. 10, 2020 and Nov. 11, 2020
Seminar
20201201
Strategic Thinking

Leading Creativity

New Date
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| Dec. 1, 2020
Certificate
20201012
Supply Chain

2020 Supply Chain Management Certificate

New Dates

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| Oct. 12, 2020 - Oct. 16, 2020
Seminar
20200825
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| Aug. 25, 2020
Seminar
20200918
Business Execution

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| Sept. 18, 2020
Seminar
20210504
Strategic Thinking

Strategy Workshop: Get Inside Your Competitor's Head

​Learn how to assess a competitor’s strategy and predict likely reactions by looking at the world from the competitor’s perspective.

St Louis| May 4, 2021
Seminar
20201014
Leadership

Cultivating Executive Presence

​Founded on current executive presence research, this course presents specific strategies to better utilize your personal attributes and values to cultivate a strong executive presence.

St Louis| Oct. 14, 2020
Seminar
20201028
Leadership

Emotional Intelligence

​Learn how to facilitate workplace relationships through self-awareness, self-mastery, social awareness, and relational management.

St Louis| Oct. 28, 2020
Seminar
20200902
Strategic Thinking

Calling BS: Finding Truth in Data

New Date
Develop a healthy skepticism for how data is presented in a variety of settings.  Learn the common ways in which data is purposely distorted or inadvertently misinterpreted.

St Louis| Sept. 2, 2020
Seminar
New
20201202
Leadership

Building Partnerships and Networks

​This seminar presents a framework for forming and managing effective inter-organizational relationships, and helps participants to develop their partnering skills.

St Louis| Dec. 2, 2020
Seminar
20201208
Leadership

Managing Organizational Change

Two Day Course
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| Dec. 8, 2020 and Dec. 9, 2020
Certificate
20201030
Leadership

Women's Leadership Forum - Fall 2020

​Working in partnership with female executives, you will learn how to make decisions, exert power and influence, negotiate, and manage change confidently and effectively.  

Now accepting applications!

St Louis| Oct. 30; Nov.18; Dec. 16, 2020; Jan. 20; Feb. 24, April 2, 2021
Seminar
20200922
Strategic Thinking

Innovating through Uncertainty: Predict, Test, Create

​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| Sept. 22, 2020
Seminar
20201001
Business Execution

Market Strategy and Value Capture

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





St Louis| Oct. 1, 2020
Seminar
20201027
Business Execution

Project Valuation and Capital Budgeting

​Gain the financial, budgeting and forecasting tools that help you win support for projects that create value for your organization.

St Louis| Oct. 27, 2020
Seminar
20210120
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| Jan. 20, 2021
Seminar
20210127
Leadership

Motivating People

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

St Louis| Jan. 27, 2021
Seminar
20210204
Business Execution

Finance for Nonfinancial 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| Feb. 4, 2021
Seminar
20210209
Strategic Thinking

Strategies for Continuous Growth

​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| Feb. 9, 2021
Seminar
20210301
Leadership

Transformative Leadership Coaching

​(Formerly Coaching Workshop)

Improve your ability to lead change, address conflicts, and facilitate dialog among members of your firm.


St Louis| Mar. 1, 2021
Seminar
20210309
Leadership

Change Leadership

​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| Mar. 9, 2021
Seminar
20210331
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| Mar. 31, 2021
Seminar
20210407
Business Execution

Accelerating Impact: Managing People for Results

​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| April 7, 2021
Seminar
20210415
Business Execution

Executive Communication Strategies

Learn how to adapt messages by communication channel and audience.  Hone your message crafting and delivery skills for use in a variety of situations.
St Louis| April 15, 2021
Seminar
20210428
Business Execution

Demystifying Data Science

Explore the methods for working with massive amounts of data and the four general categories of insights produced.  Learn how you can best leverage the information to make better decisions and optimize overall enterprise strategy.
St Louis| April 28, 2021
Seminar
20210512
Strategic Thinking

Strategy Execution

​What does it take to turn a plan into results?  Explore 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| May 12, 2021
Seminar
20210518
Leadership

Leading & Growing Highly Effective Teams

Two Day Course
Apply the principles of values-based leadership to activate your team’s true potential.  Leverage the basics of team design to lead your team to maximum effectiveness

St Louis| May 18, 2021 and May 19, 2021