Stockholm School of Economics Executive Education

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The daily work of a Project Manager can be challenging, running multiple projects simultaneously with new directions and alternate decisions in a high tempo. Also, digitalization is all around us, either as a fact of today or a coming effect for the organization.

This program is designed to give Project Managers the knowledge and tools needed to create good conditions for success in the profession.

The participants’ leadership challenges are integrated with different leadership models and practical solutions. Theory will be blended with practice, including group discussions and practical authentic cases.

Program content

The main themes of the program are:

Project management

  • To co-write a project plan
  • Set measurable objectives
  • Identify target groups
  • Get control over stakeholders
  • Perform a risk analysis
  • Establish an overall schedule
  • Create a budget
  • Receive templates for reporting
  • The important follow-up

Case study

  • Digitalization projects and its effects on the organization

Leadership models

  • Agile leadership
  • Communicative leadership
  • A plan for personal leadership development

The program integrates different tools and models with alternate solutions of the participants’ own challenges. Theory will be blended with practice, including group discussions and practical authentic cases.

Benefits for you and your organization

Organizations in change need skilled Project Managers who can lead teams towards set goals, handle risks and take the right actions.

The program aims to:

  • Enhance your understanding of tools and methodology in project management.
  • Deepen your skills in leading a team towards set goals, creating sufficient project plans, handling risk management and communicating with stakeholders and steering committees.
  • Deepen your knowledge of digital transformation, digital maturity, internal and external effects on organizations.
  • Develop your personal leadership.
Participant profile

You are a Project Manager who wants to sharpen your skills. Or you could be entering a position as Project Manager. You work in the private, public or nonprofit sector.

The course is in English. We have no formal requirements for educational background. The most important factor is your willingness to put your energy into learning new skills in all areas as a professional Project Manager.

We strive towards blended groups from different businesses, organizational types, age, gender and positions – all for your best learning and exchange of experiences.

Why SSE Executive Education?

SSE Executive Education has been developing companies and organizations through their leaders and specialists since 1968. More reasons to choose SSE Executive Education can be found here >>

Business/assignment Business Control Leadership
  • Online program
  • Strategy & finance
  • Affär/uppdrag & Styrning
  • Leadership
  • Programs in English
  • Chef / Ledare
  • Öppen utbildning
  • Öppna program
  • Open program

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More about the program content, practical details and our thoughts on executive education (pdf).

Next program start

The program is divided into two modules
25 October - 16 November 2021
32 000 SEK (Ex VAT)

All dates

  • October 25 - 27, 2021: Live-online
  • November 15 - 16, 2021: Live-online

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