100 Executive Briefing Series

100 Executive Briefing Series

Leadership is the part of the business that looks to the future. Digital technology is having a major impact on business and the way people work. Our training series is designed to understand how the technology landscape is evolving and the impact on strategic decision-making affecting the future of businesses.

We provide an integrated system of business education for key executives, project teams, entrepreneurs and employees responsible for the future and long-term strategic goals of the company, focusing on how to create competitive advantage in a fast-changing business landscape.

 

Course list:

  • 110 Executive Briefing: Digital Business

  • 120 Executive Briefing: Future Technology

  • 130 Executive Briefing: Strategic Impact of Digital Transformation

Briefings can be provided face to face or via online modules with additional support.

 

110  Executive Briefing: DIGITAL BUSINESS

What is the course about?

The vision of a business’ future is becoming increasingly intricate to fathom due to the onset of new technologies, which can make a business irrelevant in a time frame that can be very difficult to manage. Technology is now central to any business; opening up a wealth of opportunities in an unprecedented way. It is also a complex subject due to its volatile and extremely fast-changing nature; unproductive decision-making due to the lack of technology mastery can have catastrophe business consequences.

Digital technologies open the business up to completely new and hard-to-control risks that can spiral out of control very quickly. These can have impacts on every part of the business, including the viability of the ongoing business model, as a result of very fast industry change. Wearable computers, artificial intelligence and robotics, the Internet of Things, to name just a few of the latest tech trends, are changing the business landscape.

This briefing is designed to help leaders create a common understanding of key technologies and the impact these may have on their people, processes and business model. It introduces digital technologies and their importance by looking at both opportunities and risks. It explains how to detect and manage key business opportunities in order to create and maintain competitive edge.

 

What will you learn?

  • Some of the key technologies you need to keep track of and why
  • The 5 key business opportunities afforded by new technologies
  • The key risks to think of when using new technologies in your business
  • How to avoid making costly mistakes through mitigation strategies
  • How to enable ongoing digital dialogue within your company through common language

 

How long is the course?

This is a 2-module course with an elapsed time of 6-8 weeks. The first module is a one-hour webinar with Q&A and the second module follows a seminar format building on the first webinar. This program can be delivered face-to-face in the UK. For overseas businesses, the program is usually delivered online due to cost and time considerations, but can be delivered face-to-face (further details upon request).  Any of our courses can be changed to your requirements as a consulting assignment.

 

120 Executive Briefing: Future Technology

What is the course about?

The tech landscape is a very fast-changing, constantly evolving one. Keeping up to speed with the latest innovations is crucial for companies wishing to thrive in a tech-oriented future, but it is an overwhelming task too. This program provides management briefings on an ongoing basis to keep you updated with the latest technological trends, helping you make more informed decisions about which new technologies to incorporate as your business moves forward.

The briefing also sheds light on how future technology can present a threat to your business if ignored, or if not managed efficiently. We discuss how a solid, long-term and sustainable strategy can be built within your larger business context to capture relevant and constructive innovations for your business in the future, looking at neighboring industries that may affect the current one you operate in.

What you will learn?

  • The current major tech trends affecting your business
  • The future tech trends that will affect your business
  • How to integrate innovation in your business context
  • How new technologies create unconventional competitors
  • How to always think ahead of your competitors

 

How long is the course?

This is a 2-module course with an elapsed time of 6-8 weeks. The first module is a one-hour webinar with Q&A and the second module follows a seminar format building on the first webinar. This program can be delivered face-to-face in the UK. For overseas businesses, the program is usually delivered online due to cost and time considerations, but can be delivered face-to-face (further details upon request). Any of our courses can be changed to your requirements as a consulting assignment.

 

130 Executive Briefing: Strategic Impact of Digital Transformation

What is the course about?

This briefing outlines some of the drivers for change by looking at what other industries and companies are doing and why it is crucial for leaders to keep track of these game-changers.

As technology moves forward, companies in both the same and other industries are using digital technologies to create new competitive business models that are revolutionizing the market you operate in. Ignoring these changes can prove to be detrimental to your business in the near future.

Digital Transformation thus looks at what is happening within different industries, drawing a clearer picture of the state of different markets so that you can understand more easily where you stand within the digital revolution.

 

What you will learn?

  • The characteristics and powerful impacts of the innovation curve
  • Examples of industries that have been completely revolutionized by game-changers
  • Example of companies that have emerged as unparallel success stories
  • The emergence of unconventional competitors
  • Which industries are at the forefront, which are lagging behind

 

How long is the course?

This is a 2-module course with an elapsed time of 6-8 weeks. The first module is a one-hour webinar with Q&A and the second module follows a seminar format building on the first webinar. This program can be delivered face-to-face in the UK. For overseas businesses, the program is usually delivered online due to cost and time considerations, but can be delivered face-to-face (further details upon request).  Any of our courses can be changed to your requirements as a consulting assignment.