Custom Programmes

We work with client to develop tailor-made, flexible and diverse learning that supports business need, offering organisations a unique training programme based on specific learning objectives that have an immediate impact on the business.

Bringing together world-class teaching with industry expertise, we can work with your company to design a programme or series of training sessions for participants at all career stages, giving organisations and individuals the tools they need to achieve.

As part of the Russell Group the University maintains the very best research and unrivalled links with business and the public sector, partnering leading global, national and regional organisations to make our research relevant and impactful.

Advantages of custom Executive Education

  • Working with leading researchers at the forefront of their fields to design and implement personalised programmes tailored to your organisation’s needs
  • Flexible learning options. Choose the length of the session(s), when you would like them to be delivered and the preferred location and method of delivery*
  • Inspirational and internationally-respected instructors
  • Make your business sustainable and ambitious
  • Upskill your employees
  • Attract and retain talent
  • Team building

*Our programmes are currently running online.

Custom Executive Education Case Studies

Digital Transformation

The team from the INDEX research centre led a three-day introduction into digital transformation for large legacy organisations. The content was centred on latest academic research and real world case studies and was aimed at international senior public servants and elected officials to equip them with the confidence and expertise to transform public services to meet the needs of their citizens. The programme consisted of three modules, spread over 3 months and a combination of live interactive sessions and on-demand content.

How to Build and Manage your Network for your Career Success

A group of ‘high potential’ female staff from an international banking group recently attended three virtual sessions on ‘How to Build and Manage your Network for your Career Success’. Participants were guided through a network diagnostic, which explored the strengths and potential weaknesses within their network. This successful programme, delivered by Professor Alexandra Gerbasi, has since been opened up to other colleagues and a further sessions are underway.

Business Innovation Series

This successful programme was delivered by Professor Erno Tornikoski, Director of the Centre for Entrepreneurship.

Delivered to a multinational company providing energy and automation digital solutions, these sessions promoted the use of innovation in business using tried and tested business tools. Designed for senior staff in charge of innovation projects, the programme consists of three modules that provided participants with the skills to design Minimum Viable Products, design and test a Business Model and create a sustainable competitive advantage for an innovation offer.

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