Great managers are also designers—of processes, projects, strategies, and systems. Based on the pioneering research of the Weatherhead School of Management’s Department of Design and Innovation, these programs provide managers with the latest concepts and tools for flexible, innovative thinking that achieves optimal results.
Coursework for the Certificate:
Certificate is awarded after completion of 4 class days selected from the following courses. In the case of two-day programs, participants should attend both days and these courses will fulfill two (2) of the four (4) class day requirement. Certificate requirements should be completed within an 18-month period.
- Leading Digitalization by Design – Online with Youngjin Yoo
- Change Your Questions, Improve Your Results
Session 1 of 3: February 12, 2021
Session 2 of 3: February 19, 2021
Session 3 of 3: February 26, 2021
- Competitive Strategy
Session 1 of 3: April 7, 2021
Session 2 of 3: April 14, 2021
Session 3 of 3: April 21, 2021
- Digital First: Managing Disruption in the Digital Age
Session 1 of 3: April 16, 2021
Session 2 of 3: April 23, 2021
Session 3 of 3: April 30, 2021
- Artificial Intelligence: Strategic Implications for Business
October 8, 2021
- Drawing Ideas and Modeling Change: Visual Strategies for Better Management
- Designing Innovation DNA in Your Organization
- Advanced Competitive Strategy: Expand Your Boundaries
Session 1 of 3: June 10, 2021
Session 2 of 3: June 17, 2021
Session 3 of 3: June 24, 2021
Cost of Certificate:
Nonprofit, and CWRU Alumni: $2,085
Corporate Partners: 4 Class Days
To register online for the entire certificate, please select four (4) of the appropriate classes listed above. We will automatically track your progress towards completion of your certificate. Alternatively, you can register by phone at 216.368.6413. You have 18 months to complete any of our leadership, management, or functional knowledge certificates. Also please be aware that a program can only be applied toward the requirements of one certificate.
Receipt of Certificate
Certificates will be automatically produced and sent out to participants who have completed the requirements twice a year. Participants can expect to receive certificates in December/January or June/July after the completion of their courses.