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University of Essex conference

Essex Business School

Executive Education - Core Management Programme

Dates: 17 to 18 September and 5 to 6 November 2019 (four day programme)

Venue: GCU London, London

Programme overview

Essex Business School's flagship management short course.

This intensive four day management and leadership programme helps you maximise business results through accelerating the skills and capabilities of your managers.

The Essex Core Management Programme is for senior managers and owner-managers of growing businesses, particularly SMEs, seeking professional development and general management training to improve their skills and contribute more to their business.

You gain access to world-renowned academic and practical management expertise that delivers fast track skills development. The programme provides the opportunity to interact with senior leaders from growing businesses and learn from best practice.

Programme aims

  • Gain a strong understanding of effective management concepts.
  • Learn how to improve business performance through effective people management.
  • Discover how to set objectives and KPIs to deliver commercial results.
  • Understand what success looks like and learn how to create new success standards.
  • Develop a business case for a significant commercial improvement in your organisation.

Programme directors

Mark Kelly

Business trainer and coach Mark Kelly has decades of experience in helping SMEs excel.

As well as holding senior management roles at a range of fast-growing businesses, he has designed training programmes for the likes of Coutts, Balfour Beatty and NatWest.





Tazeeb RajwaniTazeeb Rajwani

Tazeeb Rajwani is a Professor of International Business and Strategy.

He has held senior management positions at KPMG and was previously Executive MBA Director at Cranfield School of Management. Professor Rajwani has held visiting faculty positions across the globe, including the likes of University of Warwick, London Business School and HULT International Business School.





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