Short Programs

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Short Programs Overview

Vanderbilt Executive Education offers proven and practical programs to help you develop and strengthen critical business skills without the commitment of earning a degree. Become a more effective leader, broaden a skillset, or learn to think strategically. 

We offer a schedule of short programs throughout the year for open enrollment by individuals or groups. If you are interested in a short program for your team, department, or other group within your organization, please contact Cheryl Bates to discuss your needs.

If you have questions, please contact Cheryl Bates.

Which Short Program is Right for You?

Which area of leadership would you like to focus on?

The following course may fit your needs.

Which strategic area would you like to focus on?

The following course may fit your needs.

What type of skills do you want to build?

Based on your career interests, the following courses may fit your needs.

Based on your career interests, the following courses may fit your needs.

Based on your career interests, the following course may fit your needs.

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Upcoming Courses

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Fall/Winter 2022–2023

Leadership
Change is essential to organizational growth and progress. Through this intensely focused, hands-on program, you’ll learn research-based frameworks, models and strategies that will help you become a stronger leader of change within your organization.

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Sep 12-Sep 13
$2295
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Leadership

Are you successful? What roles do meaning and purpose play in your ability to lead effectively? Do you or your team ever suffer from burnout? This course is designed to help all leaders think deeply about their lives and goals over a long time horizon. By understanding yourself, you can become a 'total leader' that is viewed by the organization as authentic, connected, and innovative. This program will equip you with the tools to successfully navigate the multiple transitions you will face during your career and how to apply those techniques to your team. 

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Oct 4-Oct 5
$2295
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Leadership
The higher you move up the management ladder, the more communication skills play a critical role in your ability to be an effective leader. In this interactive, live-online program, you’ll develop and practice techniques for communicating at a senior level.

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Nov 2-Nov 4
$2,295
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Leadership
Whether you manage entry-level employees or executives, this program will help you build the competencies needed to coach effectively, build employee skills, address shortcomings, and develop leaders.

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Nov 14-Nov 15
$2295
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