UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School

Events

2018


  • September 5

    Intentional Leadership


    City:
    Chapel Hill
    Location:
    Rizzo Conference Center

    This program will push you to examine your leadership mindset and analyze how it contributes to — or limits — your leadership effectiveness. You’ll identify areas where shifting your mindset creates opportunities for new results.

    Intentional Leadership
  • September 25

    Leading Strategic Sales Teams


    City:
    Chapel Hill
    Location:
    Rizzo Conference Center

    As a sales team leader, you have the responsibilities of any leader, with the added charge of cultivating new business every day. This program provides the knowledge, skills, and experience to develop your team and reach sales-team goals.

    Leading Strategic Sales Teams
  • October 1

    Financial Analysis for Non-Financial Managers


    City:
    Chapel Hill
    Location:
    Rizzo Conference Center

    This foundational program teaches skills for making informed and effective financial decisions for your organization. If you manage a budget or oversee profit and loss, but haven’t taken a basic finance course, this program is an essential primer.

    Financial Analysis for Non-Financial Managers
  • October 1

    Negotiation & Power: The Art and Science of Persuading Others (Online)


    Location:
    Online

    The ability to negotiate is as important a business skill as it has ever been – it can be the difference between a beneficial compromise or a loss. This interactive online program will equip you with the skill set needed to negotiate with confidence and manage relationships effectively.

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  • October 1

    Strategic Decision-Making (Online)


    Location:
    Online

    An effective leader should be able to analyze multifaceted situations, make informed and responsible decisions, develop a vision, and motivate employees to come along for the ride. This interactive online program will help you develop into a well-rounded and strategic leader who can address complex problems and make individual and group decisions while overcoming biases.

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  • October 1

    Marketing for Modern Customers and Markets (Online)


    Location:
    Online

    When most companies look at innovation and growth, the first thing they think about is how to develop new products and services. But the most powerful way to think about innovation and growth is to focus on customers first.

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  • October 16

    Leadership Effectiveness Workshop


    City:
    Chapel Hill
    Location:
    Rizzo Conference Center

    As someone who leads others, you need to ensure successful professional growth and development for yourself and your team. This program is an opportunity to understand and address those needs directly and to develop the skills essential to your ongoing success.

    Leadership Effectiveness Workshop
  • October 29

    Putting the Power of Big Data to Work


    City:
    Chapel Hill
    Location:
    Rizzo Conference Center

    As the use of big data becomes more widespread, making sense of it becomes more important. This program is designed to sharpen your analytical skills and provide you with a deeper understanding of the business implications of big data.

    Putting the Power of Big Data to Work
  • October 31

    The Power of Professional Presence

    Time: 10/31/18 8:00 AM - 11/2/18 12:00 AM
    City:
    Chapel Hill
    Location:
    Rizzo Conference Center

    What we say matters; how we say it, and how we interact with peers, can be even more crucial for effective communication. This program will build your confidence and teach essential skills and behaviors for enhancing your professional presence.

    The Power of Professional Presence
  • November 13

    Talent Management Institute


    City:
    Chapel Hill
    Location:
    Rizzo Conference Center

    One of the most important assets in any organization is its people. Whether you’re a human resource generalist, talent management leader, or leader development specialist, this program will build your talent management capabilities.

    Talent Management Institute
  • November 15

    Corporate and Business Strategy (Online)


    Location:
    Online

    Companies must remain diligent at maintaining their competitive advantage and identify essential frameworks and tools to help them do so. This interactive online program will equip you with the tools necessary to assess the market and competition and the organizational mechanics needed to achieve competitive advantage and drive financial performance.

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  • November 15

    Developing Your Leadership Style (Online)


    Location:
    Online

    Decades of leadership research have identified principles and tactics that are best practices. Yet leaders need to leverage this science and use it to develop their own art forms – putting these principles into practice in a way that is authentic and fits their individual styles.

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  • November 15

    Innovation: Discovery to Application (Online)


    Location:
    Online

    As evidenced in many industries: technology, innovation, and competitive advantage are a powerful trio. Yet it is sometimes difficult to bring discipline to the process of innovation, R&D spending, and technology investment. This interactive online program provides a strategic perspective of innovation management for leaders and its impact on the competitive positioning of the firm.

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  • November 15

    Leading & Embracing Organizational Change (Online)


    Location:
    Online

    Change can be exciting, optimistic and exhilarating, but it also can be uncomfortable, uncertain and scary. This interactive online program is devoted to reducing negative feelings and enhancing positive ones. It will equip you with the skills needed to effectively manage the complex journey of change, arm you with a solid road map, and strengthen your ability to apply it with purpose and consideration of your own leadership style and situation.

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  • November 15

    Leading with Analytics (Online)


    Location:
    Online

    In today’s technology-enabled world, organizations collect a wealth of information as part of their business operations. The past decade has seen an explosion in the amount of business data, types and sources. Organizations today are grappling with data overload while trying to extract valuable information, trends, and patterns from the terabytes of data.

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  • November 27

    Executing Strategy for Competitive Advantage


    City:
    Chapel Hill, North Carolina
    Location:
    Rizzo Conference Center

    Implementing organizational strategy is always challenging. This practical program will equip you with the advanced strategic planning and business decision-making skills that will prove invaluable as you reach higher levels of leadership.

    Executing Strategy for Competitive Advantage
  • December 1

    Online - Simplifying Complexity for Growth


    Location:
    Online

    The world is becoming increasingly dynamic. Velocity is increasing. Technology is obsolescing faster than ever, and windows of opportunities are opening and closing faster than ever. Uncertainty and ambiguity are also increasing. This interactive online program will help you increase their ability to manage complexity in order to succeed in this ever-changing, interconnected environment.

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  • December 1

    Marketing for Modern Customers and Markets (Online)


    Location:
    Online

    When most companies look at innovation and growth, the first thing they think about is how to develop new products and services. But the most powerful way to think about innovation and growth is to focus on customers first.

    More
  • December 1

    Strategic Decision-Making (Online)


    Location:
    Online

    An effective leader should be able to analyze multifaceted situations, make informed and responsible decisions, develop a vision, and motivate employees to come along for the ride. This interactive online program will help you develop into a well-rounded and strategic leader who can address complex problems and make individual and group decisions while overcoming biases.

    More
  • December 1

    Negotiation & Power: The Art and Science of Persuading Others (Online)


    Location:
    Online

    The ability to negotiate is as important a business skill as it has ever been – it can be the difference between a beneficial compromise or a loss. This interactive online program will equip you with the skill set needed to negotiate with confidence and manage relationships effectively.

    More