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MINI MBA Courses

SWISS UMEF UNIVERSITY provides a range of Mini MBA courses in management and leadership and many other tailor made courses according to the need of professional people and managers.

Who can benefit most from our Mini-MBA courses?

Directors, Executives, CEOs, Managing Directors and Leaders Experienced managers and supervisors who are in need of strong foundation in current business theories Managers and leaders who are looking to improve their level of knowledge on leadership and management Any technical professionals like engineers, mechanics who wishes to manage a group of peopleFinance Managers, Project Managers and HR Managers and professionals New managers who are fresh into business and need quick understanding of doing business Those who need to broaden their business understanding and insight Managers, wishing to develop with their own company.

Mini MBA

Overview

This tailored program shows how to develop leadership talent inside corporations, highlighting the issues that matter for your career. It introduces delegates from both the Diplomatic and Corporate sphere the values and the thinking required to profile oneself as a leader.

Key Benefits and Takeaways

  • Appraising major changes in mindset that are required to assume a leadership role.
  • Understanding the underlying capabilities required leading in the organization.
  • Discovering the role of learning in sustainable leadership.
  • Giving value to the role of culture in leadership.
  • Providing a comprehensive understanding of the role of leaders in an organization.

Who Should Attend this Programme?

Diplomats, Traders, Politicians, Government Officials, Business People, Academics wishing to expand their knowledge in Business Diplomacy and International Finance.

Professionals who are new to the Business Diplomacy and International Finance industry and those who need a refresher will be able to broaden their knowledge and gain a sound overview.

Distinguished International Faculty

The calibre of a University or Business School can be determined by the excellence of its faculty and Students, and SWISS UMEF UNIVERSITY has many distinguished members who are leaders in their fields and on the cutting edge of intellectual thought.

We are proud of our ability to attract people of the highest calibre. Our success in competing for talent with other top international universities, both locally and internationally is a mark of our international standing. And in turn, our President and the faculty enable innovative and pertinent programmes for our international student body to develop.

Networking Opportunities

This program creates the opportunity for delegates of diverse backgrounds and cultures to share and confront their ideas, experience and best practices. Durable links are established among executives and professionals.

Continuing education is recognized more than ever as a career necessity for both the Diplomatic and Business industry professional. Swiss UMEF Mini MBA in Business Diplomacy and International Finance courses are eligible to meet the continuing education requirements of Diplomats and Business Executives.

PROGRAMME IN DETAIL

DAY 1: Leading teams

  • Balanced scorecard
  • Budgeting and controlling
  • Activity-based management
  • Customer profitability analysis

DAY 2: International negotiation strategies

  • Cultural factors in negotiations
  • The negotiation process
  • Advanced strategies
  • Breaking stalemates

DAY 3: Managing complex change

  • Complex adaptive systems
  • Sensemaking
  • Learning
  • Preparing the future

DAY 4: Conflict resolution

  • Conflict theory
  • Power and conflict
  • Mediation
  • Cross-cultural conflict management

ENTRY CRITERIA:

What we look for:

  • Solid intellectual ability
  • Solid English or French foundation
  • Progression in your career to date
  • Proof of leadership and management potential
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • A desire to learn and contribute to the learning of others
  • Work experience: Minimum 5 years of senior experience
  • Academic qualifications: Minimum Bachelor degree or Equivalent

KEY FACTS:

  • Campus: Geneva
  • Organiser: School of Business
  • Recognition of Completion: Mini MBA Certificate in World Class Leaders
  • Numbers of participants: 12 Delegates
  • Duration: 4 DAYS FULL TIME
  • Teaching language: English and French Section

Overview

This tailored program shows how to implement key financial techniques, highlighting the issues that matter for your career. It shows delegates from both the Diplomatic and Corporate sphere how to understand the key metrics in Finance and Economics.

Key Benefits and Takeaways

  • Appraising major changes in international financial markets
  • Understanding the underlying links between business diplomacy and international finance
  • Discovering the role played supranational institutions such as the World Bank, IMF, the various European institutions
  • Valuating the key economic metrics.
  • Providing a comprehensive look at the worldwide financial markets and international finance techniques.

Who Should Attend this Programme?

Diplomats, Traders, Politicians, Government Officials, Business People, Academics wishing to expand their knowledge in Business Strategy.

Professionals, who are new to the Business, and those who need a refresher, will be able to broaden their knowledge and gain a sound overview.

Distinguished International Faculty

The calibre of a University or Business School can be determined by the excellence of its faculty and Students, and SWISS UMEF UNIVERSITY has many distinguished members who are leaders in their fields and on the cutting edge of intellectual thought.

We are proud of our ability to attract people of the highest calibre. Our success in competing for talent with other top international universities, both locally and internationally is a mark of our international standing. And in turn, our President and the faculty enable innovative and pertinent programmes for our international student body to develop.

Networking Opportunities

This programme creates the opportunity for delegates of diverse backgrounds and cultures to share and confront their ideas, experience and best practices. Durable links are established among executives and professionals.

Continuing education is recognized more than ever as a career necessity at all levels for business and industry professionals. Swiss UMEF Mini MBA in Building Strategic Skills is eligible to meet the continuing education requirements of Business Executives.

PROGRAMME IN DETAIL

DAY 1: International Corporate Finance and Risk Management

  • Shareholder value and cost of capital
  • Project appraisal and international capital budgeting techniques
  • Understanding mergers and acquisitions
  • Real-word risks and hedging techniques

DAY 2: Current Public Finance and Development Aid Issues

  • Why a new paradigm for public finance?
  • How to negotiate with the international donor agencies?
  • Tapping the financial & capital markets: the key instruments
  • External debt service restructuring: best practice and implications

DAY 3: Central Bank Policies and Financial Market Regulations

  • Understanding the role of central banks
  • Interest rates: Structure and risk /return
  • Market regulators: What for? How does it work in practice?
  • Capital markets reform

DAY 4: Issues in Global Economics and Infrastructure Finance

  • Understanding the balance of payments
  • Business diplomacy and international trade at work
  • Project financing and asset-based finance fundamentals
  • Foreign direct investment

ENTRY CRITERIA:

What we look for:

  • Solid intellectual ability
  • Solid English or French foundation
  • Progression in your career to date
  • Proof of leadership and management potential
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • A desire to learn and contribute to the learning of others
  • Work experience: Minimum 5 years of senior experience
  • Academic qualifications: Minimum Bachelor degree or Equivalent

KEY FACTS:

  • Campus: Geneva
  • Organiser: School of Business
  • Recognition of Completion: Mini MBA Certificate in Business Diplomacy and International Finance
  • Numbers of participants: 12 Delegates
  • Duration: 4 DAYS FULL TIME
  • Teaching language: English and French Section

Overview

This tailored program shows how to implement strategic thinking and planning, highlighting the issues that matter for your career and for your corporation. It shows delegates how to apply key concepts in making crucial decisions.

Key Benefits and Takeaways

  • Understanding long term trends and challenges and their impact on the business world
  • Understanding the need for a corporation to have a sustainable unique position.
  • Discovering the key competencies needed for industry leadership and a long-lasting competitive advantage.
  • Understanding how to structure an organization to create more value.
  • Providing a comprehensive look at winning strategies.

Who Should Attend this Programme?

Diplomats, Traders, Politicians, Government Officials, Business People, Academics wishing to expand their knowledge in Business Strategy.

Professionals, who are new to the Business, and those who need a refresher, will be able to broaden their knowledge and gain a sound overview.

Distinguished International Faculty

The calibre of a University or Business School can be determined by the excellence of its faculty and Students, and SWISS UMEF UNIVERSITY has many distinguished members who are leaders in their fields and on the cutting edge of intellectual thought.

We are proud of our ability to attract people of the highest calibre. Our success in competing for talent with other top international universities, both locally and internationally is a mark of our international standing. And in turn, our President and the faculty enable innovative and pertinent programmes for our international student body to develop.

Networking Opportunities

This programme creates the opportunity for delegates of diverse backgrounds and cultures to share and confront their ideas, experience and best practices. Durable links are established among executives and professionals.

Continuing education is recognized more than ever as a career necessity at all levels for business and industry professionals. Swiss UMEF Mini MBA in Building Strategic Skills are eligible to meet the continuing education requirements of Business Executives.

PROGRAMME IN DETAIL

DAY 1: Strategic decision-making

  • Identifying strategic issues
  • What is a strategic decision
  • Reasoning flaws and blind corners
  • Influence of culture

DAY 2: Strategic innovation

  • Creative thinking
  • The innovation cycle
  • Implementing an innovation policy
  • Patent and copyright issues

DAY 3: Competitive strategies

  • Value-based strategies
  • Growth through diversification
  • Growth through vertical integration
  • Strategic alliances

DAY 4: Capital intelligence

  • The capital intelligence process
  • Competitor profiling
  • Techniques for tracking competitors
  • Distributing intelligence

ENTRY CRITERIA:

What we look for:

  • Solid intellectual ability
  • Solid English or French foundation
  • Progression in your career to date
  • Proof of leadership and management potential
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • A desire to learn and contribute to the learning of others
  • Work experience: Minimum 5 years of senior experience
  • Academic qualifications: Minimum Bachelor degree or Equivalent

KEY FACTS:

  • Campus: Geneva
  • Organiser: School of Business
  • Recognition of Completion: Mini MBA Certificate in Business Diplomacy and International Finance
  • Numbers of participants: 12 Delegates
  • Duration: 4 DAYS FULL TIME
  • Teaching language: English and French Section

Overview

This tailored program shows how to implement key management techniques, highlighting the issues that matter for your career. It shows delegates from both the Diplomatic and Corporate sphere how to understand the key metrics that ensure managerial success.

Key Benefits and Takeaways

  • Appraising major changes in organizational structures.
  • Understanding the underlying links between organizational structure and profit generation.
  • Discovering the importance of managing the company’s resources for profit maximization.
  • Valuating the key financial metrics.
  • Providing a comprehensive look at tomorrow’s challenges and at ways of maintaining success.

Who Should Attend this Programme?

Diplomats, Traders, Politicians, Government Officials, Business People, Academics wishing to expand their knowledge in Business Strategy.

Professionals, who are new to the Business, and those who need a refresher, will be able to broaden their knowledge and gain a sound overview.

Distinguished International Faculty

The calibre of a University or Business School can be determined by the excellence of its faculty and Students, and SWISS UMEF UNIVERSITY has many distinguished members who are leaders in their fields and on the cutting edge of intellectual thought.

We are proud of our ability to attract people of the highest calibre. Our success in competing for talent with other top international universities, both locally and internationally is a mark of our international standing. And in turn, our President and the faculty enable innovative and pertinent programmes for our international student body to develop.

Networking Opportunities

This programme creates the opportunity for delegates of diverse backgrounds and cultures to share and confront their ideas, experience and best practices. Durable links are established among executives and professionals.

Continuing education is recognized more than ever as a career necessity at all levels for business and industry professionals. Swiss UMEF Mini MBA in Building Strategic Skills is eligible to meet the continuing education requirements of Business Executives.

PROGRAMME IN DETAIL

DAY 1: Measuring Performance

  • Balanced scorecard
  • Budgeting and controlling
  • Activity-based management
  • Customer profitability analysis

DAY 2: Organizational Flexibility

  • The organization as a living organism
  • The organization as a political system
  • The organization in flux
  • Facing tomorrow’s challenges in the organization

DAY 3: The Value Chain

  • The globalization of the value chain
  • The service value chain
  • The value chain and the environment
  • Disruption and the value chain

DAY 4: Current Issues in International Human Capital

  • The new human capital
  • Demographic changes and an older workforce
  • Facilitating change
  • Organizational learning

ENTRY CRITERIA:

What we look for:

  • Solid intellectual ability
  • Solid English or French foundation
  • Progression in your career to date
  • Proof of leadership and management potential
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • A desire to learn and contribute to the learning of others
  • Work experience: Minimum 5 years of senior experience
  • Academic qualifications: Minimum Bachelor degree or Equivalent

KEY FACTS:

  • Campus: Geneva
  • Organiser: School of Business
  • Recognition of Completion: Mini MBA Certificate in Global Management
  • Numbers of participants: 12 Delegates
  • Duration: 4 DAYS FULL TIME
  • Teaching language: English and French Section
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