This program will help you learn to develop a strategic advantage by improving your organization's ability to examine possible futures by creating hypothetical baselines, and best- and worst-case scenarios.
The Corporate Governance Program equips current and aspiring board members and directors with the knowledge required to excel as stewards of shareholders that promote long-term and sustainable value creation. Drawing on thought leadership from world-renowned experts at Columbia Business School and leading practicing directors, this unique program integrates academic research with a deep understanding of the emerging issues that boardrooms grapple with.
This five-week online program builds your financial competence and your business confidence. Even if your day-to-day responsibilities never directly concern equity or earnings, this program will help you understand and communicate how financial principles relate to your piece of the business.
Acquire a toolkit to evaluate the impact of data and digitization in healthcare, streamline adoption to facilitate widespread adoption, and integrate these technologies and tools into your standard workflow.
Empowering executives to maximize the impact of their teams, this program examines how to develop team solidarity, “followership,” and broad support for change throughout your organization and how to harness the power of teams through better decision making and leadership.
Our most popular program. Based on the Ben Graham or Warren Buffett approach to allocating capital, Value Investing teaches the frameworks and processes of investing that some of the most successful investors in the world employ to manage and preserve capital.
Due diligence can create transparency and insights when evaluating potential investments. The process helps investors drive profitability and minimize risk, and startups can use it to improve their potential for securing funding. Despite these benefits, many do not build due diligence into their dealmaking strategy. According to PwC, 8 out of 10 companies fail the M&A process due to a lack of pre-transition due diligence.
The marketing paradigm has transformed with the rise of digital technologies. Companies today face a constant proliferation of social media channels, the growing power of connected customers, and an explosion of new digital tools. To succeed, marketers must be able to plan, implement, and measure the impact of digital strategies that are suited to today's customers and integrated with their traditional marketing and business goals.
Building on our popular Value Investing program, the Advanced Value Investing program provides a deeper dive into the world of value investing. It explores how the practice has evolved since its inception and provides cutting-edge insights and best practices for the future of investing in a world of disruption and ever-changing trends in the market.
Over a three-month journey, develop essential managerial tools that help you rise to and succeed at the next level: cross-functional knowledge, integrative thinking, and a sharpened leadership toolkit.
The Product Management Methodologies (Online) program is designed to improve product management leadership among mid- to high-level professionals. This immersive learning experience will deepen your understanding of the application of strategy throughout the product life cycle.
Learn the fundamentals of coding in Python with a focus on practical business applications. You’ll build the capacity to organize and interpret data in a way that extends far beyond Excel’s capabilities, fostering a renewed confidence in your decision-making abilities and accelerating your ability to have a real impact on your organization.
This program helps you evaluate, understand, and work toward addressing the needs of your customers and use qualitative and quantitative research tools to test customer experience strategies and create a holistic approach to giving customers a great experience with a brand.
Technology-driven organizations hold the potential for robust growth and substantial returns. However, economic, business, and industry factors can all impact their valuation, so investing in digital requires a nuanced understanding of how these businesses operate including the inherent opportunities and risks they present.
The program provides professionals operating in B2B markets and those wanting to develop a B2B product line with a strategic yet practical framework to sustain a competitive advantage by understanding how to deploy the right marketing, pricing, sales force, and decision-making toolkit for each stage of your go-to-market strategy.
The program will teach you how corporate valuations can be useful in a variety of situations, including mergers and acquisitions; business restructurings; shareholder disputes; employee stock or share option plans; and leveraged buyouts.
In today’s world, almost every business is a digital business. In every industry, processes are being transformed by the proliferation of digital technologies and the rise of disruptive threats. To compete, businesses need to adapt and thrive. Organizations need leaders who can think strategically and harness the digital change to create new value for customers and opportunities for business.
Nurturing the ability to make strategic decisions that account for various macroeconomic forces is the focus of the Macroeconomics for Executives (Online) program. Join us for this ten-week, online program to discover how to steer your organization toward a more prosperous future.
What started as a corporate social responsibility initiative by the United Nations 20 years ago has swelled into the Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) movement. Many financial institutions and organizations have launched sustainability initiatives related to its governance, but there are critical questions to ask as we evaluate ESG investments
This program covers finance and sustainability as integrated subjects, beginning with an introduction to financial and investment principles and ending with financial analysis, financing, and valuation.
In this hands-on program, discover how you can effectively, efficiently, and ethically influence people's behavior to meet your business objectives and learn how to scale those behavioral science capabilities across your organization.
The Digital Marketing Strategy program teaches executives about the key digital marketing channels and strategies available to them. And while social media networks come and go and apps gain fame and decline in popularity, the program teaches the managerial frameworks and strategies behind them, so that your decision making can be applied to whatever the next big thing in digital marketing might be. You'll learn how to think strategically and develop an ROI-based marketing plan, so that you can identify what's right for your customer and your organization.
This program is designed to help finance and investment professionals attain a comprehensive understanding of leveraged buyouts and the process of completing them, from both a private equity and venture capital perspective.
Understanding macroeconomic trends and developments is a key skill in every executive's tool kit. In this new program series, you'll gain access to Columbia Business School thought leadership on the latest short-term developments and long-term trends in the global economy, keeping you informed at all times — so you are equipped to make sound business and financial decisions, better see around corners, and lead your organization into the future.
Mastering Customer Insights (Online) program is uniquely designed for marketers & business leaders that guides learners in the applications of consumer psychology and behavioral economics to yield strategic customer insights.
Conducted in partnership with Columbia University’s School of the Arts, this program teaches participants how to create an immersive user experience across the complex narrative ecosystem that audiences expect in today’s highly interconnected, rapid digital environment.
VC Decision Making (Online): Developing an Investment Thesis a six-week online program from Columbia Business School Executive Education, is designed to give experienced VC professionals an edge in this competitive and volatile field.
Presented in collaboration with the Columbia Business School Private Equity Program, Deal Camp is a multi-day high-intensity learning event. A combination of interactive presentations and panels moderated by Columbia faculty feature a variety of private equity professionals and service providers in the industry all in an intimate setting.
Master key finance and accounting concepts, including your ability to understand profitability, cash flow, solvency, and growth, and learn how to identify red flags in financial statements for better management and decision-making capabilities.
Designed by expert finance faculty at Columbia Business School Executive Education, the Options Strategy (Online) program gives investors and finance professionals a deep understanding of options, including how to incorporate financial instruments into an overall investment strategy.
This program provides the knowledge, tools, and competency to make informed pricing decisions, create value through price optimization, and deal intelligently with the behavioral psychology of pricing.
This program will help senior leaders develop the knowledge and skills to seamlessly transition to the Chief Financial Officer role, helping them drive financial frameworks that embrace global business strategies while preparing them to manage investors, analysts, and the board to optimize business efficiency.