Accommodations: Stay at the Hilton University of Houston while taking your Executive Education Classes. Walk across the street to the Bauer College of Business to attend your class and after class take the rail to downtown Houston for food and entertainment, or stay on campus to do some rock climbing at the UH fitness center. All Executive Education classes lasting one or more days include complimentary lunch.


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Our world-class faculty uses the latest research and practical experience to create a dynamic learning experience for executives.

Executive Education Certificate Programs at the C. T. Bauer College of business are designed and taught by our faculty and industry experts. Certificate Programs provide clearly defined learning objectives, assessments, and intellectual rigor designed to equip participants with the knowledge and skills to be successful leaders in their industry. Every 10 hours of instruction in one of our certificate programs earn one CEU credit.

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Women in Leadership

Aug. 16-17, 2019: Explore unique leadership styles, develop personal policies, skills and implementable action plans to increase happiness and decrease stress, and develop a portfolio of negotiation skills that can help you manage conflict and navigate the business landscape. Learn more.

Business Analytics Bootcamp

Aug. 19 - Dec. 10, 2019:
How much would your company benefit from having a cadre of problem solvers?
We have the only program developed and taught by a seasoned professional using 37 years of experience in solving very complex business problems. We train bright people to become corporate problem solvers using data and analytics. Problem solvers generate enormous value returns for their home organizations by making them better, faster, and cheaper over time. Register Now, Limited Seating.

Executive Communications

Dec. 16, 2019: Speaking clearly and confidently in public is a valuable and often essential leadership skill to possess. This course offers you a basic and practical background on the principles of public speaking, as well as practical experience with basic types of speeches. Learn more.

Women in Leadership

Jan. 10-11, 2020: Explore unique leadership styles, develop personal policies, skills and implementable action plans to increase happiness and decrease stress, and develop a portfolio of negotiation skills that can help you manage conflict and navigate the business landscape. Learn more.

Executive Communications

March 9, 2020: Speaking clearly and confidently in public is a valuable and often essential leadership skill to possess. This course offers you a basic and practical background on the principles of public speaking, as well as practical experience with basic types of speeches. Learn more.

Women in Leadership

Aug. 14-15, 2020: Explore unique leadership styles, develop personal policies, skills and implementable action plans to increase happiness and decrease stress, and develop a portfolio of negotiation skills that can help you manage conflict and navigate the business landscape. Learn more.

 


FINANCE CERTIFICATES


We offer finance certificates on the following topics:

Financial Management

Sept. 23, 2019: This course covers the basic concepts of financial accounting and management that are essential for the efficient operation of any business. The day is split between morning and afternoon modules. The morning module covers basic financial accounting topics and the afternoon module builds on these to cover financial management skills.

Financial Management

Jan. 14, 2020: This course covers the basic concepts of financial accounting and management that are essential for the efficient operation of any business. The day is split between morning and afternoon modules. The morning module covers basic financial accounting topics and the afternoon module builds on these to cover financial management skills.

 


HEALTH CARE CERTIFICATES


We offer health care certificates on the following topics:

Health Care Strategy & Innovation

Sept. 6, 2019: The changing health care sector landscape compels us to think outside of traditional paradigms, implementing new strategies and innovative solutions to stay relevant to patients, payers and providers. This course employs some of the methods used to define new strategies and enable innovation.

Health Care Management & Operations

Oct. 7-8, 2019: This course provides the foundation and principles of operations and operational management within the health care environment. An overview of the many operational components that make a medical practice or health system run is described, along with the tools available for managerial decision-making. Application of certain managerial science principles is discussed and applied, enabling course participants to consistently make the right decisions at the right time.

Health Care Supply Chain Management

Dec. 10, 2019: This course provides a fundamental understanding of supply chain management, the underlying forces facing managers today, and the methods available to help address the daily challenges of supporting hospital and medical practice operations. An overview of supply chain is given to provide a firm foundation upon which to build an understanding of the tools and methods employed by operators to ensure 100% delivery of goods and services.

Health Care Supply Chain Management

March 23, 2020: This course provides a fundamental understanding of supply chain management, the underlying forces facing managers today, and the methods available to help address the daily challenges of supporting hospital and medical practice operations. An overview of supply chain is given to provide a firm foundation upon which to build an understanding of the tools and methods employed by operators to ensure 100% delivery of goods and services.

 


MANAGEMENT CERTIFICATES


We offer management certificates on the following topics:

Doing Business in Latin America

August 22-23, 2019: In an interactive format, acquire the skills to develop successful business strategies for Latin American markets and consumers. Learn more.

Managing Human Resources

Sept. 9, 2019: This workshop focuses on familiarizing managers with the key human resource management decisions in organizations. The workshop looks at a number of functional HR areas including staffing, training and development, performance management, and compensation and benefits. The workshop covers key employment laws which all managers should be familiar with.

Building Engagement as a Servant Leader

Sept. 17, 2019: Designed for leaders at all levels, this workshop is designed to help you diagnose performance impediments and implement customized solutions to promote buy-in across the work unit and among individual employees.

Managing Human Resources in the Oil and Gas Industry

Oct. 11, 2019: This workshop focuses on familiarizing managers with how the oil and gas industry differs from other industries and how this affects the key human resource management decisions in organizations.

Developing Leader Character

Oct. 14, 2019: This workshop focuses on the element of leadership that has largely been neglected in leadership development: Character. Although character is often thought to be a subjective construct, this workshop argues otherwise.

Strategic Management

Oct. 14-15, 2019: Sharpen your ability to think tactically and strategically in our Strategic Management Class. Diagnose situations from a strategic perspective and make decisions in a dynamic, uncertain enviornment. Decision making and judgement are the cornerstones of effective management; this course will help you hone your skills.

LEAN Principles for Senior Executives

Oct. 21-22, 2019: This workshop focuses on familiarizing managers with how the oil and gas industry differs from other industries and how this affects the key human resource management decisions in organizations.

Giving Voice to Values

Oct. 28, 2019: Giving Voice to Values (GVV) is an innovative, cross-disciplinary business curriculum and action-oriented approach for developing the skills, knowledge and commitment required to implement values-based leadership. Rather than the usual focus on ethical analysis, the GVV focuses on ethical implementation and asks the question: What would I say and do if I were going to act on my values?

Leading High Performance Teams

Nov. 7, 2019: Course provides participants with key concepts and knowledge that will help them not only to understand the nature of high performance teams but also to develop and sustain them in practice.

The 3D Leader

Nov. 8, 2019: Designed for leaders at all levels, this workshop is designed to provide a three-dimensional perspective on leadership.

Leading Change

Jan. 27, 2020: This workshop provides an overview of the process of leading change in organizations. The workshop will cover issues such as assessing the need for change, identifying the impediments to successful change and techniques for gaining acceptance and support for change initiatives.

Understanding the Psychology of Employees

Feb. 11, 2020: This workshop is designed to help leaders diagnose the personalities of their employees and implement employee-specific plans to manage them.

Building Engagement as a Servant Leader

Feb. 24, 2020: Designed for leaders at all levels, this workshop is designed to help you diagnose performance impediments and implement customized solutions to promote buy-in across the work unit and among individual employees.

Doing Business in China

March 18-19, 2020: This program provides business executives with knowledge and skills related to the unique business environment and business practices in the Greater China region including mainland China, Hong Kong and Taiwan. Developed and delivered by Bauer College faculty with extensive professional, academic, and personal experience in the region, the workshop combines Greater China regional environmental and political analyses with in depth study of business practices and strategies for success.Learn more.

Competitive Strategies for Success in Emerging Asia

April 1-2, 2020: This program provides business executives with knowledge and skills related to the unique business environment and business practices in the emerging Asian economies including mainland China, India, Indonesia, Vietnam and Malaysia. Developed and delivered by Bauer College faculty with extensive professional, academic, and personal experience in the region, the workshop combines regional environmental and political analyses with in depth study of business practices and strategies for success. Learn more.

Giving Voice to Values

April 6, 2020: Giving Voice to Values (GVV) is an innovative, cross-disciplinary business curriculum and action-oriented approach for developing the skills, knowledge and commitment required to implement values-based leadership. Rather than the usual focus on ethical analysis, the GVV focuses on ethical implementation and asks the question: What would I say and do if I were going to act on my values?

The 3D Leader

April 14, 2020: Designed for leaders at all levels, this workshop is designed to provide a three-dimensional perspective on leadership.

Leading High Performance Teams

April 14, 2020: Course provides participants with key concepts and knowledge that will help them not only to understand the nature of high performance teams but also to develop and sustain them in practice.

LEAN Principles for Senior Executives

May 7-8, 2020: This workshop focuses on familiarizing managers with how the oil and gas industry differs from other industries and how this affects the key human resource management decisions in organizations.

Financial Management

May 18, 2020: This course covers the basic concepts of financial accounting and management that are essential for the efficient operation of any business. The day is split between morning and afternoon modules. The morning module covers basic financial accounting topics and the afternoon module builds on these to cover financial management skills.

 


MARKETING CERTIFICATES


We offer marketing certificates on the following topics:

New Product Development Workshop

July 24-25, 2019: This workshop covers various techniques of New Product Development (NPD) strategy, from corporate through business unit and functional strategies. An emphasis is placed on innovation strategy, particularly as it sets out the framework and provides direction for product development.

Blue Ocean Strategy: How to Create Uncontested Market Space

August 14-15, 2019: This course provides participants with a foundation in Blue Ocean Strategy using experiential learning techniques that can be applied to almost any company in any industry.

Search Engine Optimization

May 11, 2020: Search engines have changed the way people get information and make purchase decisions. When customers search the web for your product or service, will they see your company in the results? Will they click through to your website?

Search Engine Advertising

May 12, 2020: Search engines have changed the way people get information and make purchase decisions. When customers search the web for your product or service, will they see your company in the results? Will they click through to your website?

Web Analytics

May 13, 2020: Successful marketing requires a unique blend of art and science. As we move from Web 2.0 to Web 3.0 and beyond, the wealth of data and information available to marketers has increased exponentially. This course introduces you to web analytics and helps you create a comprehensive strategy for measuring your inbound marketing activities.

Content Marketing

May 13, 2020: Content marketing is the backbone of digital marketing. According to the Content Marketing Institute, 93% of B2B marketers have embraced content marketing over traditional advertising. Content marketing, through its focus on providing timely and relevant information to your target market, fosters better relationships with potential buyers and moves them through the buying process at their own speed.

Social Media Marketing

May 14, 2020: In today’s economy, companies that are behind the curve in social media are putting themselves at a competitive disadvantage. Successful companies need effective and profitable social media strategies. After this course, you will be able to use social media tools and platforms to promote and position your brand.

 


SALES CERTIFICATES


We offer sales certificates on the following topics:

SLC - Sales Leadership and Management

Aug. 5-9, 2019: Sales Leadership Certification (SLC) is a 5-Day Certification Program, which extensively covers sales managers’ needs, tools leadership skills required to achieve sales teams high performance goals. The program pays the content corporate SEI’s experience, expertise and insights from its global network of corporate sales leaders.

 


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