Today’s tech-driven economy demands that companies stay relevant to compete. Leaders of these companies need to have the capabilities to adapt to change, to acquire new skills and to develop innovative solutions to problems.
This program is designed to prepare the modern business leader for the modern economy.
Here you will gain the skills to uncover purpose, meaning and satisfaction in your own professional life, unlock peak-performance within your organisation, explore intrapreneurship and develop game-changing ideas, and become a corporate leader who understands your organisation through a digital lens.
Who this is for
> Business leaders looking to improve their commercial, digital and leadership acumen.
> Career changers looking to capitalise on the increased need for entrepreneurial and digitally minded professionals in the Australian and global economy.
> Entrepreneurs who want robust and outcome focussed skills to further grow their existing products and businesses.
> Product and Marketing Managers looking to maximise the value they deliver through better customer understanding and improved product-market fit.
1. Mindful leadership & strategic foresight
On the first day you will begin to understand the prevalent leadership themes that have been proven to foster peak business performance in the current economy
Link personal and team leadership to drive business outcomes
Develop strategies to handle personal and professional adversity
Master the strategic foresight process to drive future-faced success
Develop a commercially savvy, leadership mind-set
2. Innovation & design thinking
On the second day you will break down the mystique of innovation and design thinking, developing strategies to continually unlock new value and overcome challenges within your organisation
Master the fundamentals of effective process, product and business-model innovation
Discover human-centered design thinking
Execute the process of customer empathy and UX design
Lead strategic innovation and effective change
3. Digital literacy
Develop a working understanding of key digital and technological concepts, as well as the skills you need to lead digital teams and businesses. Leverage digital technology to drive high-performance teams and business operations
Master the fundamentals of the digital economy
Develop your tech-acumen and literacy
Deploy the basics of web development and web strategies
Execute effective decision-making, problem-solving, and team collaboration within the digital context
Develop the ability to apply entrepreneurial thinking within an established organisation through business model development, product development and agile marketing. Creatively solve problems and disrupt from the inside out
Rapidly evaluate and improve business models
Master product development and user experience design concepts
Utilise lean and agile methodologies
Leverage entrepreneurial marketing channels and strategies for rapid outcomes
6. Generating sustainable success
On this last day you will have a chance to develop the habits of effective strategic leadership, balancing both short-term and long-term requirements of sustainable business success. Here you will cultivate the skills required to accelerate growth, maximise team performance and effectively develop and execute business plans
Design strategies for accelerated revenue growth through shared-value partnerships
Utilise data sets and live-metrics to foster ongoing business improvement
Develop your commercial acumen for strategic excellence
7. Preparing for the future
Mapping the customer journey
Articulating specific and effective goals and metrics
Creating clear action plans
Developing a forward-looking business strategy
8. Pitch & present
Present your individual project to the group, showcasing the knowledge and skills you’ve learned throughout the course
What support do I get?
What do I get by completing the course?
If you’re interested in official accreditation speak to us about our university partnerships.
How do the coaching sessions work?
The purpose of the coaching sessions is to provide personalised support, accountability and feedback to ensure you get the most out of your learning. Each coaching session will have a specific agenda focusing on your individual learning project and allowing time for questions, deeper exploration of class content and reflection on learning.
Are you an RTO or a university?
If you’re looking for official accreditation though, please ask us about our partnerships.