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Executive Leadership Symposium

March 2, 2018: Join us for a day with industry leaders presenting executive development programs that have made their organizations more agile and adaptive.

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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.

Women in Leadership

January 18-20, 2018: 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.

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 breakfast and lunch.


Consulting in Practice

Feb. 8-9, 2018: This course will help you understand the nature of consulting. Course material features lessons in the different types of consulting and key takeaways to help you assess the viability of a consulting career. Learn more.

Analytics for Decision-Making and Problem-Solving

April 19-20, 2018: This course provides an overview as well as practical guidelines for applying analytics and data to complex business decisions. Learn more.

Entrepreneurship in Practice

July 19-20, 2018: This course will help budding entrepreneurs understand the challenges faced when creating and managing a small business start-up. Course material features in business idea creation, business financing and managing business operations through the first year Learn more.

Consulting in Practice

August 6-7, 2018: This course will help you understand the nature of consulting. Course material features lessons in the different types of consulting and key takeaways to help you assess the viability of a consulting career. Learn more.

Analytics for Decision-Making and Problem-Solving

November 15-16, 2018: This course provides an overview as well as practical guidelines for applying analytics and data to complex business decisions. Learn more.

 

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FINANCE CERTIFICATES


We offer finance certificates on the following topics:

Financial Management for Non-Financial Managers

December 6, 2017: This one-day module covers the basic concepts of financial accounting and management that are essential for the efficient operation of any business. Learn more.

Financial Management for Non-Financial Managers

June 4, 2018: This one-day module covers the basic concepts of financial accounting and management that are essential for the efficient operation of any business. Learn more.

 


HEALTH CARE CERTIFICATES


We offer health care certificates on the following topics:

Health Care Analytics

January 4-5, 2018: Learn how to respond to the proliferation of data in health care through innovation. The course will also help you to understand the roles of core data technologies and tools that are resources for creating value in the health care industry.

 


MANAGEMENT CERTIFICATES


We offer management certificates on the following topics:

Building Engagement as a Servant Leader

January 26, 2018: 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.

Principles of Lean for High-Mix Low-Volume Manufacturing

February 22-23, 2018 The core of this workshop is Lean. Lean is based on the Toyota Production System (TPS). This highly sought after management model organizes manufacturing and logistics to design out overburden and inconsistency while reducing waste.

Developing Leader Character: Two-Day Workshop

February 26-27, 2018: 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.

The Fundamentals of Project Management

February 12-16, 2018: Enroll in this five-day, interactive program to learn and practice solid, proven project management tools and techniques that will build the foundation for improving company and individual performance. All topics presented are consistent with the Project Management Institute’s Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK™)

Leading Change

March 6, 2018: This workshop provides an overview of the process of leading change in organizations.

Managing Human Resources

March 9, 2018: This workshop focuses on familiarizing managers with the key human resource management decisions in organizations.

Giving Voice to Values

March 15, 2018: 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.

Strategy Formulation for the Oil and Gas Industry

March 15-16, 2018: This multi-disciplinary seminar builds on frameworks from strategic management and finance to examine global oil and gas strategies with an emphasis on how organizations can position themselves as leaders in the dynamic landscape of the industry in the second decade of the 21st century.

Understanding the Psychology of Employees

March 26, 2018: This workshop is designed to help leaders diagnose the personalities of their employees and implement employee-specific plans to manage them.

PMP® Certification Exam Preparation

April 3-6, 2018: This course is specifically designed to assist project managers and team leaders master the PMBOK® Guide’s content and pass the PMP certification exam.

Global Business Culture

April 13, 2018: This workshop will explore differences in country cultures around the world and their implications for management.

Leading High Performance Teams

April 28, 2018: Designed for leaders at all levels, this workshop is designed to position you to build, lead and sustain high-performance teams.

Managing Human Resources in the Oil and Gas Industry

May 4, 2018: 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.

The 3D Leader

May 7, 2018: Designed for leaders at all levels, this workshop is designed to provide a three-dimensional perspective on leadership.

Leadership Development

June 1, 2018: This workshop will focus on maximizing the effectiveness of leaders at work. Topics include self-awareness, leadership theories, and transformational and inspirational leadership. The workshop includes self-assessment exercises.

The Fundamentals of Project Management

June 4-8, 2018: Enroll in this five-day, interactive program to learn and practice solid, proven project management tools and techniques that will build the foundation for improving company and individual performance. All topics presented are consistent with the Project Management Institute’s Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK™)

PMP® Certification Exam Preparation

July 10-13, 2018: This course is specifically designed to assist project managers and team leaders master the PMBOK® Guide’s content and pass the PMP certification exam.

Principles of Lean for High-Mix Low-Volume Manufacturing

July 23-24, 2018 The core of this workshop is Lean. Lean is based on the Toyota Production System (TPS). This highly sought after management model organizes manufacturing and logistics to design out overburden and inconsistency while reducing waste.

Building Engagement as a Servant Leader

August 17, 2018: 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.

The Fundamentals of Project Management

August 20-24, 2018: Enroll in this five-day, interactive program to learn and practice solid, proven project management tools and techniques that will build the foundation for improving company and individual performance. All topics presented are consistent with the Project Management Institute’s Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK™)

Managing Human Resources

September 10, 2018: This workshop focuses on familiarizing managers with the key human resource management decisions in organizations.

PMP® Certification Exam Preparation

October 2-5, 2018: This course is specifically designed to assist project managers and team leaders master the PMBOK® Guide’s content and pass the PMP certification exam.

Managing Human Resources in the Oil and Gas Industry

October 5, 2018: 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.

Understanding the Psychology of Employees

October 26, 2018: This workshop is designed to help leaders diagnose the personalities of their employees and implement employee-specific plans to manage them.

Strategy Formulation for the Oil and Gas Industry

November 1-2, 2018: This multi-disciplinary seminar builds on frameworks from strategic management and finance to examine global oil and gas strategies with an emphasis on how organizations can position themselves as leaders in the dynamic landscape of the industry in the second decade of the 21st century.

The 3D Leader

November 9, 2018: Designed for leaders at all levels, this workshop is designed to provide a three-dimensional perspective on leadership.

Leadership Development

December 3, 2018: This workshop will focus on maximizing the effectiveness of leaders at work. Topics include self-awareness, leadership theories, and transformational and inspirational leadership. The workshop includes self-assessment exercises.

The Fundamentals of Project Management

December 3-7, 2018: Enroll in this five-day, interactive program to learn and practice solid, proven project management tools and techniques that will build the foundation for improving company and individual performance. All topics presented are consistent with the Project Management Institute’s Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK™)

 


MARKETING CERTIFICATES


We offer marketing certificates on the following topics:

Blue Ocean Strategy: How to Create Uncontested Market Space

Jan. 9-10, 2018: 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.

Blue Ocean Strategy: How to Create Uncontested Market Space

Sept. 19-20, 2018: 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.

 


SALES CERTIFICATES


We offer sales certificates on the following topics:

SLC - Sales Leadership and Management

January 8-12, 2018: 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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