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Our courses for business professionals include short online courses to quickly up-skill in specialised areas, degree apprenticeships enabling you to work and learn at the same time, small business support for SMEs wanting to develop and grow and the Leeds Executive MBA that develops experienced managers into visionary leaders. 

Short online course: Change Management

In the current business environment organisations are required to recognise, respond to and implement multiple changes on an almost daily basis. If you can identify the need for change and manage its implementation you and your organisation stand a better chance of prospering. This course will provide you with crucial insights on how to design, implement, and reinforce change.

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During the course you will learn:

  • How to recognise the need for change and start the change process
  • The key issues in planning and preparing for change 
  • How to lead and manage people through change
  • Skills involved in sustaining change once implemented
  • How to learn from the change management experience 

The course is online with the materials being produced by academics from Leeds University Business School and our award winning Digital Education Service. The online format means you can study at a time, place and pace that suits your own needs, fitting your studies around work, family and social commitments. By the end of the programme you will be able to use the knowledge, skills and critical understanding acquired in order to successfully manage change and develop suitable strategies for you and your organisation.

 

Mode of delivery Online
Duration 4hrs/week over 6 weeks
Cost TBC
Degree apprenticeships

Details coming soon. To find out more please get in touch:

Email:  cepe@leeds.ac.uk
Tel: +44 (0)113 343 9499

AD:VENTURE Programme

CEPE are delivering a key part of the AD:VENTURE programme in conjunction with Wakefield first. This provides dedicated support to eligible young and new businesses based in the Wakefield region who have strong growth ambitions in the professional services sector. Our third phase of the workshop series offers a comprehensive and innovative mix of tailored business support to boost growth and develop businesses in their early years.

Mode of delivery Blended
Duration 5 workshops/action learning sets over 6 weeks
Cost Free

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Short course: Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses

Small businesses play a vital role in creating jobs and economic growth in the UK. The Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses UK Programme addresses the support gap for growth-orientated small businesses, helping them to unlock their economic and job creation potential. Designed by business education experts and run in partnership with leading UK universities and business schools, the programme is fully funded for all participants by the Goldman Sachs Foundation.

Mode of delivery Blended
Duration 100 hours over four months
Cost Free

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Executive MBA

Our AMBA-accredited Executive MBA will challenge the fundamentals of how you think and act in business and will inspire and challenge you to achieve your full potential. The skills and knowledge you gain, coupled with the experience of working alongside a diverse range of personalities and professional backgrounds, shapes your own management perspective and learning, benefitting both you and your business.  

Mode of delivery Face to face
Duration Part time over 24 months
   

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