Executive Education

Management Essentials Program


 Start Date   Duration    Location   Investment 
 Nov 23, 2016   12 days   Edmonton    $7,195 +GST 
 Feb 15, 2016  12 days   Calgary   $7,195 +GST
Fees include all program materials, breakfast, lunch and refreshments.
 Start Date   Duration    Location   Investment 
 Nov 23, 2016   12 days   Edmonton    $7,195 +GST 
 Feb 15, 2016  12 days   Calgary   $7,195 +GST
Fees include all program materials, breakfast, lunch and refreshments.
 Start Date   Duration    Location   Investment 
 Nov 23, 2016   12 days   Edmonton    $7,195 +GST 
 Feb 15, 2016  12 days   Calgary   $7,195 +GST
Fees include all program materials, breakfast, lunch and refreshments.

Overview  |  Learner Outcomes  | Learner Profile  Program Schedule  |

Overview

The Management Essentials Program (MEP) delivers a rich but concise survey of graduate-level business management courses. The 12-day program covers the following themes found in the University of Alberta's internationally-ranked MBA program:

  • Leadership Development
  • Strategic Management
  • Financial Management
  • Business Development

Designed for the growth-oriented manager, participants engage in experiential learning in applying concepts to case studies and situations from today’s business environment. Upon completion, participants are eligible for up to 3 credits to be applied to the University of Alberta MBA degree program.

Learner Outcomes

  • Explore key management themes that are crucial to success in business today.
  • Enhance your ability to lead change and achieve growth for yourself, team and organization.
  • Utilize the new ways of thinking and tools provided to make better strategic and tactical decisions in your organization.
  • Engage in interactive learning experiences with expert instructors, peers, guest speakers, case studies, assessment tools and simulations.
  • Integrate learnings into the workplace while benefiting from a support network of the instructors, learning advisors and participants.

Learner Profile

  • Mid-level to senior managers looking to enhance their leadership and business acumen
  • Small business owners and entrepreneurs
  • Professionals such as engineers, lawyers and consultants who are looking to grow their practice
  • Individuals interested in exploring the topic areas associated with the University of Alberta MBA Program

Program Schedule

Topics

Fall 2018

Winter 2019

Leadership Essentials 
 
Leading Self, Leading Others,
Leading Through Conflict with EQ
Oct 29 - 31, 2018 Feb 25 - 27, 2019
Strategic Management    
Strategic Thinking
Nov 21, 2018 Mar 13, 2019
Change Management 
Nov 22 -23, 2018 Mar 14 - 15, 2019
Financial Management  
Business Case Development
Dec 4, 2018 May 1, 2019
Understanding Financial Statements
Dec 5, 2018 May 2, 2019
Managing Financial Performance 
Dec 6, 2018 May 3, 2018
Business Development    
Selling on Customer Value
Jan 15, 2019 May 27, 2019

Negotiations

Jan 16 - 17, 2019 May 28 - 29, 2019