Driving Economic Growth Through Scale UP® Ecosystems

Babson Olin Graduate School of Business

What are the topics?

Babson Olin Graduate School of Business

Disclaimer

Coursalytics is an independent platform to find, compare, and book executive courses. Coursalytics is not endorsed by, sponsored by, or otherwise affiliated with any business school or university.

Full disclaimer.

Who should attend

  • Regional public and private sector leaders and teams charged with driving economic growth
  • Economic development professionals, public officials, agency and foundation heads, university administration, and civic-minded entrepreneurs and executives
  • Participants come from around the world and usually hold titles such as executive director, director, director general, specialist, and CEO

About the course

An Economic Development Workshop for Regional Public and Private Sector Leaders

Around the world, economic leaders need practical tools that will help them grow their economies, scale up existing businesses, and create jobs. Babson’s Driving Economic Growth Through Scale Up Ecosystems workshop provides economic leaders with practical tools and an action plan for aligning diverse stakeholders to stimulate economic growth.

Learn Essential Skills

  • Gain the strategies you’ll need to lead your region’s scale up projects and drive economic development
  • Create and implement a scale up ecosystem project to stimulate growth in your region in the short term over the next six months
  • Build a five-year road map that will take you from short-term economic growth to a self-sustaining ecosystem

What You Will Learn

In this highly interactive workshop, expect to get hands on with the various components of economic growth. You will discuss case studies, participate in simulations, and work on team projects. Gain strategies for short-term economic growth, including:

  • More than a dozen tools you can use to foster Scale Up in your region
  • A series of self-assessments and comparisons with others that will give you unique insight on the strengths and weaknesses of your ecosystem
  • A practical six-month action plan to drive economic growth in your region, incorporating personalized feedback from faculty and peers
  • Insight into how ecosystems can be changed in order to be self-sustaining
  • Effective communications programs you can apply to your Scale Up efforts

Experts

Daniel Isenberg

Dan Isenberg (@danisen) is founding executive director of the Babson Entrepreneurship Ecosystem Project, Associate at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government, and Adjunct Professor at Columbia Business School. From 1981-7 and 2005-9 Dan was a professor at the Harvard Business School, and in the ...

Videos and materials

Driving Economic Growth Through Scale UP® Ecosystems at Babson Olin Graduate School of Business

This course has no confirmed dates in the future. Subscribe to be notified when it is offered.


Something went wrong. We're trying to fix this error.

Thank you

Someone from the Coursalytics team will be in touch with you soon.

Disclaimer

Coursalytics is an independent platform to find, compare, and book executive courses. Coursalytics is not endorsed by, sponsored by, or otherwise affiliated with any business school or university.

Full disclaimer.

Because of COVID-19, many providers are cancelling or postponing in-person programs or providing online participation options.

We are happy to help you find a suitable online alternative.