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We believe learning should be an inspiring experience that gives you the tools and confidence to lead in today's uncertain world. Our non-degree executive certificate programs bring you to the very center of business, immerse you in action-oriented learning, and provide you with new insight and tools to bring visionary leadership to your organization.

Our facilitators are highly-respected and experienced, and use research-backed, practice-oriented learning to enable skill development. You will leave our programs ready to face tough organizational challenges and produce results.

Each of our programs are flexible and designed for high-impact. Our programs allow busy professionals an opportunity to gain the education and practice they need to accelerate their careers and grow their organizations.

Discounts

Discount group Percentage
Early Bird (30 Days Prior to Program Start) 5%
Non-Profit Organizations 10%
Military and Veterans 10%
Companies sending a team of three or more 10%
Past Exec Ed Program Participants 10%
UNL / UNO/ UNK/ UNMC/ NCTA Alumni 20%
UNL / UNO/ UNK/ UNMC/ NCTA Students 25%
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Call 402-472-4333 to receive your discount code.

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Spring 2017 Schedule

Mark Pogue

Leveraging Your Strengths for Leading Teams
with Mark Pogue

Wednesday, February 1, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., at Noah’s Event Venue, 17121 Marcy St, Omaha, Nebraska

Mark Pogue, executive director of the Clifton Strengths Institute and assistant professor of practice, will help you understand how to maximize your leadership strengths and those of your team members to move your organization forward. Learn how to manage your team strengths in a way that helps to create higher levels of employee engagement and productivity.

Program Cost Per Lunch: $60

Includes lunch and parking



Amit Saini

Strategies for Growing Into New Markets
with Dr. Amit Saini

Wednesday, February 15, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., at at Noah’s Event Venue, 17121 Marcy St, Omaha, Nebraska

Finding and developing new product markets is key to producing organic growth and ensuring business survival. Dr. Amit Saini, associate professor of marketing, will walk you through a market-based approach to uncovering unserved and underserved customer needs. Learn strategies for acquiring and retaining new customers, and using cutting-edge technology to build brand loyalty for your organization.

Program Cost Per Lunch: $60

Includes lunch and parking



Tammy Beck

Understanding the Psychology of Change
with Dr. Tammy Beck

Wednesday, February 22, 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m., at the Wilderness Ridge Golf Club, 1800 Wilderness Woods Pl., Lincoln, Nebraska

Change is the centerpiece of organizations today, yet many organizations still struggle to manage it well. Dr. Tammy Beck, associate dean for graduate programs and external engagement and professor of management, will help you understand the psychology behind change and its resistors. Learn strategies to create a culture of healthy change management for your team and organization.

Program Cost Per Lunch: $60

Includes lunch and parking



Rik Barrera

Business is War: Management Lessons from the Military
with Rik Barrera

Wednesday, March 1, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., at the Wilderness Ridge Golf Club, 1800 Wilderness Woods Pl., Lincoln, Nebraska

Business leaders may not even realize it, but they frequently adopt military principles to lead their companies toward a more profitable future. In fact, military thinking pervades corporate America. Rik Barrera, assistant dean and COO of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Business, and a retired U.S. Army Lieutenant Colonel with over 21 years of service, will break down nine key principles of war that can help any manager better understand market forces, team management, and ultimately- organizational success.

Program Cost Per Lunch: $60

Includes lunch and parking




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Customizable Programs

Make your organization increasingly competitive and profitable by partnering with us to design a program that is specifically targeted to your company’s strategies and objectives. Through collaborative partnership, we can create a high-impact curriculum that allows your company’s talent to gain critical knowledge and expertise to help drive critical change in your organization.

We are able to tailor program modules for any level and/or functional area of your organization:

Leadership Modules

• Corporate Strategy
• Decision Making
• Leading Innovation and Growth
• Leadership Brand
• Lean Leadership
• Psychological Capital / Positive Leadership
• Sales Leadership

Management Modules

• Change Management
• Finance and Accounting
• Economics and the Business Environment
• Innovation and Growth Management
• Lean Management
• Macroeconomics
• Marketing
• Negotiation
• Project Management
• Sales Excellence
• Supply Chain Excellence

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Contact

Lanham, Dennis
Director of Executive Education

Dean's Office

1320 Q St.
P.O. Box 880405
Lincoln, NE 68588-0405
Mailing Address
University of Nebraska–Lincoln
Department of Dean's Office
P.O. Box 880405
Lincoln, NE 68588-0405
Shipping Address
University of Nebraska–Lincoln
Department of Dean's Office
CBA 214
Lincoln, NE 68588-0405