MIT Sloan Executive Certificate in Strategy and Innovation
This track introduces breakthrough concepts that can help to identify, capture, and deliver on great ideas and to successfully drive innovation throughout the organization. Participants learn new strategic approaches and tools for managing products, technology, and innovation, as well as for discovering new sources of profitability.
MIT Sloan School of Management is world renowned for the development and advancement of strategic and innovative management methods and practices. That's why we continually reevaluate and enrich our program material to address the most critical business issues in the area of strategic innovation.
Two of our newer programs are: Innovation Ecosystems: A New Approach to Accelerating Corporate Innovation and Entrepreneurship which equips executives with the high-level frameworks and tools necessary to understand innovation and entrepreneurship in the ecosystems around them, shift to a more effective ecosystem-based open innovation approach, and design programs to engage effectively with external stakeholders. Implementing Enterprise-Wide Transformation is designed to help senior executives avert failure, create cultures of agility and resiliency, and develop a customized blueprint for large-scale transformation in their organization.
To earn an MIT Sloan Executive Certificate in Strategy and Innovation, participants must choose three programs, plus a fourth program from any of the three tracks. Learn more.
Programs in this Executive Certificate Track:
If you are ready, you can indicate that you wish you to pursue an Executive Certificate now. If you're not ready, no worries. You can enroll at any time.
MIT Sloan Executive Education has converted the majority of our upcoming, on-campus courses through June 30th to live online programs. Live online courses will be credited as an “in-person” program for purposes of an Executive Certificate and the Advanced Certificate for Executives.
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Our staff will be happy to help you determine which programs would best meet your individual or organizational objectives. Contact us for assistance. Please be sure to include your learning goals and enough information so we may guide you effectively.
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Many participants like to take a deeper dive into a particular subject area and choose to customize their certificate around one main theme.
Participants have up to four years to complete the Executive Certificate requirements, however courses are often scheduled back-to-back which makes it possible to earn a certificate in as little as two weeks. See sample plans:
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