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.
Who should attend
Managers in either general management or functional positions who want to understand how best to structure and execute a strategic decision. The program is particularly well-suited to managers who increasingly find themselves involved in determining function strategy or contributing to the development of business level strategies.
About the course
This practical and highly interactive program will improve the quality of your strategic decisions and show you how to create a robust decision process.
You’ll learn how to apply various strategic tools to generate and evaluate options, and select the best one. The program will show you how to design and manage a decision process that deals with the biases that typically affect strategic decisions.
This course will:
- Help you understand the difference between strategic and operational thinking
- Enable you to decide which tools to use to develop strategy
- Equip you with the techniques for managing the decision-making process
- Give you essential tips and alert you to the pitfalls in making strategic decisions
Jo Whitehead is a Director of Ashridge Strategic Management Centre. His research is in strategic decision making, business unit strategy, corporate strategy and the role of Chief Strategy officers and their departments. Jo's other professional interests includes running and providing management p...
Rebecca is researching strategy and execution, scaling and growth, how management drives organisational performance and growing tech start-ups. She joined London Business School after leaving her post as Director at London School of Economics, Centre for Economic Performance, where she remains a ...
Brian Worsfold is a senior member of faculty and an expert in the development and implementation of business and customer strategy. Brian is client director for a wide range of leadership and talent development programmes for senior leaders in the Civil Service and other public sector organisatio...