In today's fast-paced business world, organizations need to be able to adapt and thrive in the face of constant change. Thunderbird School of Global Management’s Strategic Management for Organizational Excellence program will provide participants with a comprehensive toolkit of management tools and frameworks to develop and implement effective strategies that give organizations a competitive edge.

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Registration Information

Certificate Location Date Type Cost Register
Strategic Management for Organizational Excellence Phoenix, AZ October 10-11, 2024 In-Person, Online $1,500 Register
Strategic Management for Organizational Excellence Dubai November 12-13, 2024 In-Person, Online $1,500 Register

Key Benefits

  • Enhance strategic thinking and informed decision-making under conditions of uncertainty.
  • Master strategic implementation and performance optimization.


  • Develop effective stakeholder alignment, engagement, and risk mitigation strategies.
  • Hone strategic leadership skills for adaptability and change management.
  • Gain confidence in risk assessment and opportunity exploration.
  • Harness strategic management tools for effective implementation.
  • Explore and adapt strategies for international success.

Who Should Attend?

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Data handlers, managers, and emerging leaders

Business and management professionals

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Technology professionals

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Government and non-profit professionals


The program will use presentations, small group discussions, and interactive sessions to cover the following topics:

  • Strategic management for organizational excellence
  • Strategic leadership: Inspiration from effective leaders
  • Case studies of strategic champions
  • Decision-making and success factors in strategy
  • Analyzing competitors 
  • Transforming strategies into reality: The art of strategic implementation
  • Stakeholder interests and analysis 
  • Measuring strategic effectiveness: Tools for success
  • Globalizing your strategy: Navigating diverse international markets
  • Mergers and acquisitions as strategic levers


Lawrence Abeln

Deputy Dean of Thunderbird Executive Education and Clinical Professor of Global Management

Why Thunderbird for Executive Education?

Thunderbird empowers global professionals to shape the changing landscapes impacting their enterprises by expanding and updating their future-ready skills and connecting them to a diverse network of global experts.

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