DeGroote School of Business

Break Through with Strategic Thinking

"Do you wish to make more strategic decisions with greater impact on your organization's performance?"

This course will provide a set of principles and practices to perform strategic analysis allowing participants to have more confidence in the decisions and impact they wish to have. The course will include case studies to help guide the learning path, along with practical exercises to enhance participants’ learning experience.

Case Work

  • You will identify a personal case and apply Strategic Thinking tools to develop an action plan.


Monday, April 13
12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
90-minute interactive Zoom call

  • What is Strategic Thinking?
  • Why is it important?
  • Your challenges and how you / your organization can benefit
  • Review a Harvard Business Review case study

In-Class Session

Friday, April 17
8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

  • Gain a more in-depth understanding of Strategic Thinking
  • Characteristics of strategic thinkers
  • Self-assessment
  • Strategy Models and Frameworks
  • Application exercises
  • Present results of your personal case


Friday, May 14
12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
90-minute interactive Zoom call

  • Update on personal case
  • Application in the workplace
  • Best practices


If you have any questions about this course or registration, please submit us a question to discuss your development needs.

Who Should Register

Mid-to-high-level management with decision-making authority to drive organizational strategic goals.

Cost and Policies

$1295 + HST

This course counts as 2 credits towards a Certificate of Completion in the Executive Management Program.

Receive a $75 / course discount when registering for 5 full courses in the Executive Management Program.

* Registration for all 5 courses must be done in the same transaction.

All meals and parking are included for the in-class session on April 17.

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This course can be customized to your organization's needs and delivered at your location or the Ron Joyce Centre.

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