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We are in the midst of a strategic turn in business, where sustainability comes to the center of corporate strategy and business innovation.
This program gives you tools to develop a sustainability strategy and align it with overall business strategy. It opens for business development seeing sustainability challenges as the next arena for innovation.
Day 1: Strategic CSR
The first day is about forming a common ground for discussions, where we map the development of sustainability strategy and connect it to business strategy. We discuss thinking and language building on both theory and your experiences.
Day 2: Innovation and CSR
The second day is about working with hands-on tools for building a sustainable business strategy and innovations. Through live cases we discuss and develop both a strategy and a plan as well as practice for innovation. The concept of Shared Value is in the center for our thinking.
Day 3: Assignment
The third day will be one of presentations and feedback on the assignment connected, where participants meet for half a day and discuss with peers and selected external experts. Through the assignment participants get hands on support on actual actions to improve their sustainable business strategy.
There will be digital coaching sessions offered on the assignments in between course day two and three to further support participants own projects.
After the program Sustainability Strategy & Innovation, you will increase your ability to handle:
- Concepts for handling sustainability strategy
- Methods for aligning it with overall corporate strategy via Shared Value thinking
- Insights and tools for how to realize sustainable business innovations
- Networking with leading experts in sustainability and experienced peers in other companies
The program is targeting both business managers that wants to further develop skills in managing sustainability and sustainability managers that wants to develop as business managers in both cases advancing careers to the next level.
Our program advisors will help you with any questions you might have regarding this program and make sure it matches your needs and specific profile. You will find the contact information below.
SSE Executive Education has been developing companies and organizations through their leaders and specialists since 1969. We are ranked as the #1 provider of Executive Education in the Nordics by Financial Times and have been so since 2001. More reasons to choose SSE Executive Education can be found here >>
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