HOW TO THINK STRATEGICALLY AND MAKE AN IMPACT
with Dr. Michael Roberto
November 14, 2024
10 AM - 1 PM Central Time
$395 (US) per person
VIRTUAL SESSION (3-HOUR)

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Book by Dr. Michael Roberto
Book by Dr. Michael Roberto

HOW TO THINK STRATEGICALLY AND MAKE AN IMPACT

 

Strategic thinking is a rare and valuable competency that is needed at all levels of the organization. It is the number one development requirement for the next generation of leaders. Those who have it will see more opportunities for contribution and for advancement. This program will help you develop a foundational understanding of strategy, enabling you to make a broader impact in your organization.

In this program you will learn:

  1. Five key forces that influence strategy
  2. Four actions that build a competitive advantage
  3. Frameworks for monitoring external trends and competitive activities

The application of these strategic concepts will be brought to life through engaging case studies of companies like Stihl, Trader Joe's, Viking Cruises and The Tractor Supply Company. Donít miss this chance to learn from top strategy expert Professor Michael Roberto!

DR. MICHAEL ROBERTO

 

Dr. Michael Roberto is the Trustee Professor of Management at Bryant University in Smithfield, RI. He joined the tenured faculty at Bryant after serving for six years on the faculty at Harvard Business School. He has also been a Visiting Associate Professor of Management at New York University's Stern School of Business.

His research focuses on decision-making, teamwork, and leadership. He has published three books, the latest of which is titled Unlocking Creativity (Wiley, 2019), Why Great Leaders Don't Take Yes For An Answer (2nd edition published in 2013), and Know What You Don't Know (published in 2009). He also has developed three Great Courses lecture series, the best-selling Everest Leadership and Team Simulation, and the award-winning Columbia's Final Mission multi-media case study about the 2003 space shuttle accident.

Dr. Roberto has taught in leadership development programs and consulted at several firms, including Mars, Deloitte, Google, Target, Apple, FedEx, Disney, Morgan Stanley, IBM, Wal-Mart, Amica, and Textron. He's also presented at numerous government organizations, including the FBI, NASA, Joint Special Operations Command, the Air War College, and West Point.

He received an A.B. with honors from Harvard College in 1991. He earned an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School in 1995, graduating as a George F. Baker Scholar. He also received his doctorate from Harvard Business School in 2000.


WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

 
  • How to evaluate a competitive environment by assessing the opportunities, threats and profit opportunities
  • Exploring strategies to deal with disruptive threats in your industry
  • Applying tools and techniques that will allow you to draw key insights into your company's strategy as well as that of your competitors


TOPICS COVERED

 
How to evaluate a competitive environment by assessing the opportunities, threats and profit opportunities
Exploring strategies to deal with disruptive threats in your industry
Applying tools and techniques that will allow you to draw key insights into your company's strategy as well as that of your competitors

Program Level: Beginner/Intermediate
Delivery Method: Group Internet Based (Zoom platform)
Prerequisites: None
Advanced Preparation: None
Participants will earn 3 CPE credits or 3 PDC credits
Field of Study: Personal Development
 
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