Programs for Individuals
Creating a Compliance Culture
In an era where cyber-attacks and data breaches have become routine, a corporate culture of compliance is essential for early detection, prevention and even prediction of such issues. This program is designed for managers at all levels who are held accountable for the behavior of individuals and processes within their organization. It is particularly useful for mid- to senior-level managers who need a broad understanding of potential challenges as well as resources available to develop a culture of compliance. It provides a broad overview of compliance for any organization regulated by a government entity and exposed to the public that seeks to avoid negative effects from non-compliance behavior in cybersecurity, privacy and ethics.
Business Analytics for Strategic Leaders
In an age of digital disruption and high-stakes competition, the role of data analytics and its ability to shape daily decision-making is critical to your organization’s success. As a leader, your ability to understand, interpret and make decisions with confidence relies heavily on obtaining the right analytic skills and knowledge. This three (3) day open-enrollment program is designed for forward thinking executives with a responsibility to develop and implement the organizational strategy and grow the business. You will learn from our award-winning faculty, the best-practices, trends and critical functions of this fast-moving industry. Network with like-minded professionals and put your plan in motion.
Certificate in Business Management
The Certificate in Business Management is designed for working professionals who want a cross-functional understanding of successful business operations. This course provides foundational business principles to broaden your professional skills and help you think and lead strategically within your division or across the organization. You will be introduced to five core topics associated with an MBA degree and will learn the “how” and “why” of business operations. You will leave with key concepts, tools, and techniques to help develop sustainable business strategies for your organization. A full day will be devoted to each topic. Participants may register for daily sessions or for the entire week. Certificates of completion are awarded for completing all five sessions.
Certificate in Business Excellence
Designed for the busy professional in the Washington DC metro area, this 5-session program equips you with the tools to effectively manage and lead organizations with excellence. The program provides a cross-functional perspective to help build your business management understanding and proficiency. Our faculty integrate both academic research and practitioner experience for continuous growth and learning. The richness of this program rests not only in the faculty expertise, but also in the relationships you will build during and after the program. Apply what you learn today – tomorrow with confidence. Sessions are held on Fridays over an 8-week period to accommodate a variety of work demands and the opportunity to apply learned skills and knowledge between sessions.