Growth Strategy Essentials

Darden School of Business

How long?

  • 6 weeks
  • online

What are the topics?

Darden School of Business

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Who should attend

  • Executives and managers looking for a refresher to help tackle strategic challenges at their organizations
  • Emerging leaders looking to improve their ability to articulate and understand strategy and position themselves for advancement

About the course

Delve into the best theories and methods for growing and building your firm’s value while bypassing the most common scaling mistakes made in business.

Course Overview

Gain the tools you need to analyze, evaluate and recommend specific actions your organization can take to grow their value, whether by scaling existing markets, entering established markets or creating new markets through innovation and acquisitions. You’ll uncover unique perspectives through analysis, forum discussions and peer review as you apply these concepts to industry leaders like JetBlue, Starbucks, Intel Corporate Venturing and Tata Motors.

Topics include:

  • Strategic Dynamics
  • Growth Strategies
  • Scaling
  • Market Entry
  • Diversification
  • Innovation, Acquisitions

Impact & Outcomes

  • Identify and evaluate opportunities to scale an organization
  • Assess the impact of a potential merger and acquisition and learn to avoid the common pitfalls of this type of growth
  • Discover how to enter new markets and apply game theory to analyze, assess and respond to competitors
  • Unlock the keys to innovation — explore ways to build an innovative capability, add value from innovation and determine an innovation strategy

Experts

Michael Lenox

Education : B.S., MS, University of Virginia; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology Professor Lenox was appointed to the Tayloe Murphy Professorship in Business Administration at the University of Virginia''s Darden School of Business, where he teaches the core MBA strategy course. He als...

Jared D. Harris

Education: B.S. and MAcc, Brigham Young University; Ph.D., University of Minnesota Associate Professor Jared Harris, appointed to the Samuel L. Slover Research Professorship, teaches both Ethics and Strategy courses in Darden''s MBA program and a doctoral seminar on corporate governance and ethi...

Growth Strategy Essentials at Darden School of Business

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