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Strategy for Directors

Overview

A dynamic strategic process is a critical part of delivering stakeholder value and generating competitive advantage for your organisation. This intensive course provides insight into the board-level knowledge and skills required to create, implement and evaluate your organisation’s strategy.

The IoD Award in Strategy for Directors, Level 9 (SCQF) is a module of the Certificate in Company Direction qualification. This course may be booked online as a stand-alone module or taken as part of the full qualification. To book the full programme please contact the professional development team directly on +44 (0)20 7766 2601.  

Course Benefits

Explore the relationship between strategy, governance and risk and learn how to use tools and frameworks that support strategic thinking and decision-making. Get the practical insights into how to deliver your current business objectives while future-proofing your organisation.

Learning Objectives

By attending this course you will gain the knowledge and skills to:

  • Describe the ingredients of effective strategic thinking and explain their link with the strategy process
  • Carry out an analysis of a market or industry to reveal areas of possible strategic opportunity of threat
  • Evaluate an organisation’s capabilities to reveal relative strengths and capabilities
  • Use strategic concepts and models to generate, evaluate and assess strategic options
  • Describe how to conduct the implementation of a strategy and evaluate the potential ramifications


Dates & Prices

118 Pall Mall, London
02 Sep 2019 09:30
04 Sep 2019 17:00
2595.00 GBP + VAT - Member
3150.00 GBP + VAT - Non-Member

118 Pall Mall, London
24 Sep 2019 09:30
26 Sep 2019 17:00
2595.00 GBP + VAT - Member
3150.00 GBP + VAT - Non-Member

10 Charlotte Square, Edinburgh
24 Sep 2019 09:30
26 Sep 2019 17:00
2595.00 GBP + VAT - Member
3150.00 GBP + VAT - Non-Member

118 Pall Mall, London
14 Oct 2019 09:30
16 Oct 2019 17:00
2595.00 GBP + VAT - Member
3150.00 GBP + VAT - Non-Member

Colmore Gate, Birmingham
21 Oct 2019 09:30
23 Oct 2019 17:00
2595.00 GBP + VAT - Member
3150.00 GBP + VAT - Non-Member

118 Pall Mall, London
30 Oct 2019 09:30
01 Nov 2019 17:00
2595.00 GBP + VAT - Member
3150.00 GBP + VAT - Non-Member

117 Milltown Road, Belfast
04 Nov 2019 09:30
06 Nov 2019 17:00
2595.00 GBP + VAT - Member
3150.00 GBP + VAT - Non-Member

118 Pall Mall, London
18 Nov 2019 09:30
20 Nov 2019 17:00
2595.00 GBP + VAT - Member
3150.00 GBP + VAT - Non-Member

118 Pall Mall, London
10 Dec 2019 09:30
12 Dec 2019 17:00
2595.00 GBP + VAT - Member
3150.00 GBP + VAT - Non-Member


Course Leaders

 

Murray Eldridge
Over 40 years in sectors such as shipping, telecoms and energy, including Smit Intl and Cable and Wireless.

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Ian Waddelow
Strategic planning and development specialist. Clients include Laing O’Rourke, First Group and the BBC.

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Anna Bateson
Anna Bateson works with global business leaders from multiple sectors, helping develop and lead strategy. Clients include listed and SMEs.

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Simon Haslam
Specialist in organisational strategy and strategic marketing, on advisory council for Institute of Consulting.

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Jean Pousson
Jean Pousson
Experienced management consultant, coach and board director leading change initiatives.

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Tim Westall
Experienced business consultant. Clients include PwC, Barclays and Cambridge University

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