Executives today need to know how to prime themselves early to pick up on early signals of change — in their businesses, in their industries, and in their geographies. Only then can they begin to connect the dots. Global Strategic Leadership is designed to help you evaluate your current strategy and provide you with the tools to create and implement new strategies.
Wharton faculty — led by Harbir Singh, co-director of the William and Phyllis Mack Institute for Innovation Management — apply their latest strategic insights to help you broaden your perspective on how to make your organization more competitive.
Emphasizing the importance of strategic leadership in a global setting, this program presents a comprehensive approach to strategy development that stresses the importance of scenario planning for the future, enhancing your ability to develop and execute a global strategy. Scenario planning significantly increases the chances of developing a fuller picture of what the future might bring. This proven methodology requires open-mindedness, agility, and creativity — all qualities critical to growing your visionary abilities.
In sum, this program provides senior executives with well-tested tools and frameworks that will clarify and enhance their strategic thinking and ability to create and communicate a sustainable vision of the future for their company.
Global Strategic Leadership will examine how companies have created competitive advantage in a global context. Overall, you will learn how to:
- Gain deeper insight into the global business environment and how to lead your organization across geographic boundaries
- Understand the economic, business, and other drivers that create and sustain competitive advantage
- Scenario plan to anticipate the future and develop a compelling vision to drive your organization forward