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SDA Bocconi: General Management Program

Gain a comprehensive toolkit to identify, frame and solve business issues.

Gain a comprehensive toolkit to identify, frame and solve business issues.

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8 weeks
7–10 hours per week
Starts Feb 28, 2024
Enroll by Feb 20, 2024
Instructor-paced
Instructor-led on a course schedule
8 weeks
7–10 hours per week
Starts Feb 28, 2024
Enroll by Feb 20, 2024
Instructor-paced
Instructor-led on a course schedule

About this Course

Are you equipped to make the strategic decisions that impact an organization's success? The General Management Program from SDA Bocconi School of Management is designed to enhance and develop your business intuition. It takes a holistic approach, focusing not only on today’s complex business environment but also on what managers need to be successful leaders. Through the power of self-leadership, you’ll gain the confidence and practical skills to unlock your potential, shift your perspective and evolve as an impactful manager. Through the use of cutting-edge research, dedicated live sessions with faculty and interactive learning aids, you’ll discover what it takes to motivate teams and help them excel. You’ll also gain the foundations of financial and management accounting and learn how to conduct a comprehensive strategic analysis of your organization – fundamental to making informed decisions that increase profits.This leadership program is built to enhance strategic, financial and problem-solving capabilities. New and aspiring managers from a range of industries and functions – IT and banking to sales, marketing and consultants – will learn how to grow their professional impact and career opportunities. The program offers a modern view on a traditional skill set, which is ideal for managers at every level who recognize the value of creating a psychologically safe and inclusive workplace. After you’ve earned a certificate of completion for the SDA Bocconi General Management Program you’re eligible to enroll for the Global Executive Master in Business Administration. This certificate will count towards a segment of the Executive Master. Upon successful admission to the Executive Master, you’ll be entitled to receive a discount of €5,000. Note: Application to the Global Executive Master in Business Administration is required and the Executive Master assessments remain mandatory.

Course curriculum

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Evolve as a leader and develop business intuition as you work through the weekly modules of this online program.

Orientation module: Welcome to your Online Campus

Module 1: Self-leadership

Module 2: Financial accounting

Module 3: Financial statement analysis

Module 4: External strategic analysis

Module 5: Internal strategic analysis

Module 6: Competitive strategy

Module 7: Management accounting

Module 8: Leading people

About the certificate

Learn how to grow as a leader and earn an official certificate of completion from SDA Bocconi School of Management.

Assessment is continuous and based on a series of practical assignments completed online. In order to be issued with your digital certificate, you’ll need to meet the requirements outlined in the program handbook. The handbook will be made available to you as soon as you begin the program.

Your certificate will be issued in your legal name and sent to you digitally upon successful completion of the program, as per the stipulated requirements.

Some facts about the subject

70%

The proportion of team engagement that is directly influenced by the manager. Gallup (Jan, 2021).

Decisiveness

Quick decision-making is one of the most important leadership skills. Indeed (May, 2022).

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