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February 2021 | Monthly Newsletter from Wharton Executive Education

Mastering the Art and Science of Decision Making

Crisis Ready: Decision Making When It Counts Most

Conventional wisdom says crisis management can only be learned through experience. Not true, says Professor Mike Useem, who teaches this skill in a new program.Read More

Taking a Stand with Your Brand

Taking a Stand with Your Brand

Pressure is rising on business leaders to take a stand on social issues. Barbara Kahn says a research-based framework and important questions can guide you.Read More

Long-Term Leadership: Pursuing Agility

Long-Term Leadership: Pursuing Agility

After a major disruptive event, attention turns to resilience and agility. Can they become organizational capabilities? The answer lies in leadership.Read More

Taming Anxiety: Techniques that Work

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Taming Anxiety: Techniques that Work

Anxiety causes poor negotiation outcomes and a reduced appearance of confidence. Two research-based methods help tame the emotion and improve results.Read More


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Customer Analytics for Growth Using Machine Learning, AI, and Big Data

Mar. 1 – 5, 2021
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Women’s Executive Leadership: Business Strategies for Success

Women’s Executive Leadership: Business Strategies for Success

Mar. 22 – 26, 2021
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11:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. EDT

This program delivers sophisticated business concepts that have immediate and practical application for today's women business leaders. Participants will come away with a better understanding of how to apply contemporary business theories to their organizations to achieve results.

People Analytics: HR Transformation through Data

People Analytics: HR Transformation through Data

Mar. 29 – Apr. 2, 2021
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9:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. EDT

Discover how to transform people data into useful insight to improve the way people are managed and to enhance their value. Learn to apply analytical data to make more informed people-related decisions, and acquire better talent management tools for defining and cultivating organizational…

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