Executive Programs Calendar

February 2018

Thu, 02/22/2018 to Fri, 02/23/2018
Today’s Leader is the Storyteller-in-Chief. You stand before your colleagues, your board, your investors, with nothing more than your presence, passion, and knowledge. Your leadership brings them to “Yes.”In Communications Excellence: Presentation Skills to Up Your Leadership Game, you will become that leader. This distinctive executive training experience engages you on deeply personal journey that develops skills you didn’t know you had, so you can shine in public forums and achieve breakthroughs....

March 2018

Mon, 03/05/2018 to Wed, 03/07/2018
You've worked hard to develop expertise in your field, and earn recognition and success within your organization. Now you’re moving up to management, which brings a whole new world of exciting possibilities, but potential challenges and uncertainties too.Many of us are promoted to manager, but rarely are trained to be one. Mastering the art and science of effective management requires an additional set of skills, which when learned can often transform the daunting task of management into something...
Sun, 03/11/2018 to Fri, 08/31/2018
(Singapore; Online; Berkeley)Data science and data analytics are at the core of every modern globalized industry. Working in today's technology-centric workforce not only requires superior leadership skills, but the ability to translate data problems into the bigger picture for the organization.The Berkeley Program in Data Science and Analytics (BPSDA) is a 6-month learning journey into the world of applied data science and analytics. The program will prepare you with the tools to build and lead data...
Mon, 03/19/2018 to Fri, 03/23/2018
Our five-day Product Management Certificate Program combines the latest in Design Thinking with the best of the Berkeley-Haas MBA program, to prepare you for your dual role: General Manager of your product line, and Product Designer creating products and services your customers will love.Our clients rate the program 9.6/10 on "this program was a worthwhile investment in my personal career development".Held in Berkeley, CA and Palo Alto, CA. Click the options to the right...
Sat, 03/24/2018 to Sat, 06/02/2018
In today’s dynamic health care environment, physicians need to be more effective leaders to ensure organizational and individual success. We need tangible leadership skills that build on our clinical knowledge and practical experience. Communicating your vision, motivating colleagues, leading teams, negotiating with payers, collaborating across silos—these skills enable physicians to compete for resources, lead change, influence policy, and overcome challenges.  The Berkeley Physician...
Mon, 03/26/2018 to Wed, 03/28/2018
On the job and in our personal lives, solid negotiation skills are key to our success.  Negotiation is both an art and a strategic process that involves building trust and developing relationships, as well as influencing and shaping behaviors that result in mutually satisfying agreements for all.Gain Invaluable Expertise The Negotiation and Influence program is an intensive, interactive three-day course that will help you develop strategies to effectively plan and prepare for...

April 2018

Mon, 04/09/2018 to Fri, 04/13/2018
How can you become the leader you are meant to be?Our five-day flagship leadership program attracts leaders from around the world, from organizations with a variety of missions and goals.What you share is a common desire to explore:How, as leader of the organization, can you lead change, drive innovation and quickly respond to market demandHow do you create and cultivate the culture you need to succeed as an organizationHow do you create vision, communicate it throughout the organization and stay on-point...
Wed, 04/11/2018 to Fri, 04/13/2018
The digital age brings new challenges to marketers and leaders. Those challenges include shifting attention away from incrementally improving their existing portfolio of product, customer service, and branding initiatives, towards finding new, latent, invisible needs that represent an opportunity for the firm to reframe customer value and establish the firm’s future relevance and uniqueness.In this 3-day program, we lay out the framework for mastering leadership in a world of digital disruption....
Mon, 04/16/2018 to Fri, 04/20/2018
Venture Capital is a driving force behind entrepreneurship and innovation. It fuels the economy, creates growth opportunities for companies large and small and, it funds the business development strategies of major corporations. But while Venture Capital is an integral part of the global economy - the unique inner workings of venture capital firms and their processes are a well-guarded secret. Unlock the Secrets Of Venture CapitalistsThe Venture Capital Executive Program is essential for...
Mon, 04/23/2018 to Wed, 04/25/2018
Companies leave millions of dollars on the table every year through sub-optimal pricing practices. The current abundance of customer data, in the context of increased global competition and the instant information sharing made possible by the internet, requires companies to not only set the right prices, but to continually monitor and refine pricing.This hands-on, 3-day pricing program equips managers with proven techniques for assessing, formulating, and monitoring pricing strategies. Taught by UC...
Mon, 04/23/2018 to Wed, 04/25/2018
The Leadership Stage is set. It's time for you to share your unique presence with an audience. Learn how to inspire, motivate, and influence people, by revealing your beliefs and visions.Authentic and inspirational executives influence people through presence and trust. They are capable of engaging with others and demonstrate the five powers of authentic leadership: presence, communication, conviction, intention, and knowledge. During this 3-day, intensive program, participants will employ the art of...
Mon, 04/30/2018 to Tue, 05/01/2018
Award-winning, Paul J. Cortese Distinguished Professor of Management, Dr. Jenny Chatman, guides participants through a 2-day intensive culture clinic to mobilize your organization and accelerate results when navigating a cultural shift. Driven by Dr. Chatman's research and consulting focus that has made her a leading expert with clients in top Fortune 500 companies, participants of this program will learn how to successfully leverage organizational culture to accelerate their strategic...

May 2018

Mon, 05/07/2018 to Fri, 06/15/2018
Leaders need a new playbook that helps them reinvent their approach for a world where complexity and ambiguity are the norm. The program is based on Professor Homa Bahrami’s pioneering field research in Silicon Valley on enterprise super-flexibility, as well as advisory work with a broad range of business executives from established industries. Culminating in a Leadership Reinvention Studio Certificate, this program is designed to provide a high-impact, practical, integrated playbook that can help leaders...
Mon, 05/07/2018 to Fri, 05/11/2018
Innovation drives the modern enterprise. Entrepreneurial leaders of successful firms thrive on capturing and capitalizing on the opportunities created by new technologies, new markets and new ways of doing business.But are you successfully promoting an innovative business culture within your organization? To stay relevant in today’s dynamic marketplace, complacency is not an option. Companies must continually seek ways to ideate, innovate and push through new ideas – from concept to implementation – in...
Mon, 05/07/2018 to Fri, 05/11/2018
Understanding financial information is essential for assessing a company’s health, and making strategic decisions that significantly impact the company’s performance.How do you analyze and interpret key financial statements? What are the key drivers of value creation? How do you link performance measures to corporate or business unit strategy?Most business leaders need to deepen their knowledge and expertise in the area of financial information analysis. Armed with the ability to interpret and apply...
Mon, 05/14/2018 to Wed, 05/16/2018
Organizations live and die on the decisions of their leaders. Every day, executives are called upon to make innumerable decisions – some mundane, some momentous. Some of these decisions will determine the very survival of their businesses or their own careers. This course will help participants make decisions that produce better outcomes for them and their organizations.Take Charge of InformationJoin the best decision scholars and teachers at the Haas School of Business. Faculty includes neuroscientists,...
Wed, 05/16/2018 to Fri, 05/18/2018
Effective leaders must be effective communicators. To lead, it’s critical to know how to engage in productive interpersonal exchanges and interactions, motivate and inspire, and create influence over an audience.Ultimately, your energy and vigor as a leader impacts the energy and performance of your team, department or organization. But the first step is finding the right communication approach for your own leadership style.     Transform Your Communication StyleHigh-Impact Leadership isn’t...
Mon, 05/21/2018 to Fri, 05/25/2018
Our five-day Product Management Certificate Program combines the latest in Design Thinking with the best of the Berkeley-Haas MBA program, to prepare you for your dual role: General Manager of your product line, and Product Designer creating products and services your customers will love.Our clients rate the program 9.6/10 on "this program was a worthwhile investment in my personal career development".Held in Berkeley, CA and Palo Alto, CA. Click the options to the right...
Mon, 05/21/2018 to Thu, 05/24/2018
While women have made substantial gains in the business world, today’s workplace has yet to fully embrace female forms of power and leadership, nor leverage the unique perspective and strengths that women can bring to the table.With more women in the workforce than ever before –- and even more joining top leadership ranks -– the need for women’s voices to be heard has never been greater.Reach your Leadership Potential The Women’s Executive Leadership Program is a program designed by women for women....

June 2018

Mon, 06/04/2018 to Tue, 06/05/2018
Please indicate your interest by completing the enroll form to the right.For Board Members who wish to become more effective directors, The Berkeley Corporate Board Workshop is a two-day program to help you think about your board role(s) in broader terms, and to generate lasting value for the shareholders you represent. Unlike the majority of board programs that focus on governance and compliance, The Berkeley Corporate Board Workshop provides a broader and (partly) case-based approach to challenge...
Mon, 06/04/2018 to Wed, 06/06/2018
On the job and in our personal lives, solid negotiation skills are key to our success.  Negotiation is both an art and a strategic process that involves building trust and developing relationships, as well as influencing and shaping behaviors that result in mutually satisfying agreements for all.Gain Invaluable Expertise The Negotiation and Influence program is an intensive, interactive three-day course that will help you develop strategies to effectively plan and prepare for...
Mon, 06/18/2018 to Fri, 08/10/2018
Through the lens of design thinking, The Product Management Studio helps you tell, and sell, your product's story. Our premier Digital Studio program conducted by Faculty Director, and Earl F. Cheit Faculty Fellow at the Haas School of Business, Dr. Sara Beckman, will take you through: uncovering the narrative of product innovations, mastering the Product Management Canvas, developing transformational customer experiences, writing your new pricing story, and much more. We have designed a dynamic, immersive...
Mon, 06/18/2018 to Wed, 06/20/2018
You've worked hard to develop expertise in your field, and earn recognition and success within your organization. Now you’re moving up to management, which brings a whole new world of exciting possibilities, but potential challenges and uncertainties too.Many of us are promoted to manager, but rarely are trained to be one. Mastering the art and science of effective management requires an additional set of skills, which when learned can often transform the daunting task of management into something...
Thu, 06/21/2018 to Fri, 06/22/2018
The workforce is evolving. As a leader in your organization, engaging and collaborating with millennials has become critical for both your company's and your personal success.  #ManagingMillennials: Unleash the Power of Millennials, the 2-day program, will give you the tools to communicate effectively with Millennials, manage conflict within a diverse work environment, and promote a positive work culture.After completing this program you will understand how key generational differences impact our...

July 2018

Mon, 07/16/2018 to Wed, 07/18/2018
You've heard of Open Innovation. You've heard of Lean Startup. Now is the time to learn from the leaders in both of these fields how to go beyond the buzzwords and transform your innovation process and get breakthrough products to market with unparalleled speed and efficiency. Join Berkeley-Haas professor and pioneer in the concept of Open Innovation, Henry Chesbrough, and lean startup innovator and Executive Director of the Innovation Acceleration Group at UC Berkeley, Andre Marquis, for this three-day...

August 2018

Thu, 08/09/2018 to Fri, 08/10/2018
Today’s Leader is the Storyteller-in-Chief. You stand before your colleagues, your board, your investors, with nothing more than your presence, passion, and knowledge. Your leadership brings them to “Yes.”In Communications Excellence: Presentation Skills to Up Your Leadership Game, you will become that leader. This distinctive executive training experience engages you on deeply personal journey that develops skills you didn’t know you had, so you can shine in public forums and achieve breakthroughs....

September 2018

Mon, 09/10/2018 to Fri, 09/14/2018
Venture Capital is a driving force behind entrepreneurship and innovation. It fuels the economy, creates growth opportunities for companies large and small and, it funds the business development strategies of major corporations. But while Venture Capital is an integral part of the global economy - the unique inner workings of venture capital firms and their processes are a well-guarded secret. Unlock the Secrets Of Venture CapitalistsThe Venture Capital Executive Program is essential for...
Mon, 09/24/2018 to Fri, 09/28/2018
Our five-day Product Management Certificate Program combines the latest in Design Thinking with the best of the Berkeley-Haas MBA program, to prepare you for your dual role: General Manager of your product line, and Product Designer creating products and services your customers will love.Our clients rate the program 9.6/10 on "this program was a worthwhile investment in my personal career development".Held in Berkeley, CA and Palo Alto, CA. Click the options to the right...
Wed, 09/26/2018 to Fri, 09/28/2018
Effective leaders must be effective communicators. To lead, it’s critical to know how to engage in productive interpersonal exchanges and interactions, motivate and inspire, and create influence over an audience.Ultimately, your energy and vigor as a leader impacts the energy and performance of your team, department or organization. But the first step is finding the right communication approach for your own leadership style.     Transform Your Communication StyleHigh-Impact Leadership isn’t...

October 2018

Mon, 10/01/2018 to Fri, 10/05/2018
Understanding financial information is essential for assessing a company’s health, and making strategic decisions that significantly impact the company’s performance.How do you analyze and interpret key financial statements? What are the key drivers of value creation? How do you link performance measures to corporate or business unit strategy?Most business leaders need to deepen their knowledge and expertise in the area of financial information analysis. Armed with the ability to interpret and apply...
Mon, 10/15/2018 to Fri, 10/19/2018
Our five-day Product Management Certificate Program combines the latest in Design Thinking with the best of the Berkeley-Haas MBA program, to prepare you for your dual role: General Manager of your product line, and Product Designer creating products and services your customers will love.Our clients rate the program 9.6/10 on "this program was a worthwhile investment in my personal career development".Held in Berkeley, CA and Palo Alto, CA. Click the options to the right...
Mon, 10/15/2018 to Wed, 10/17/2018
You've worked hard to develop expertise in your field, and earn recognition and success within your organization. Now you’re moving up to management, which brings a whole new world of exciting possibilities, but potential challenges and uncertainties too.Many of us are promoted to manager, but rarely are trained to be one. Mastering the art and science of effective management requires an additional set of skills, which when learned can often transform the daunting task of management into something...
Mon, 10/22/2018 to Fri, 10/26/2018
Innovation drives the modern enterprise. Entrepreneurial leaders of successful firms thrive on capturing and capitalizing on the opportunities created by new technologies, new markets and new ways of doing business.But are you successfully promoting an innovative business culture within your organization? To stay relevant in today’s dynamic marketplace, complacency is not an option. Companies must continually seek ways to ideate, innovate and push through new ideas – from concept to implementation – in...

December 2018

Sun, 12/02/2018 to Fri, 11/01/2019
(India; Berkeley, CA; Online)As a driven leader aspiring to even greater heights in your career, taking time to reinvest in your personal brand and skillset is essential.  In today's complex global business environment, the best leaders have vast networks that provide access to the latest knowledge and experiences and bring these assets to their organizations.The Berkeley Executive Program in Management prepares you for the next level of leadership. Actively leveraging Berkeley's unique strengths, the...
Mon, 12/10/2018 to Fri, 12/14/2018
Our five-day Product Management Certificate Program combines the latest in Design Thinking with the best of the Berkeley-Haas MBA program, to prepare you for your dual role: General Manager of your product line, and Product Designer creating products and services your customers will love.Our clients rate the program 9.6/10 on "this program was a worthwhile investment in my personal career development".Held in Berkeley, CA and Palo Alto, CA. Click the options to the right...