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Carlson Executive Education

Carlson Executive Education at the Carlson School of Management provides leaders with the essential business knowledge and skills they need to move ahead in their careers and help their organizations thrive and grow.

Alumni Association members now receive a 20% discount on all Carlson Executive Education business programs!  This means hundreds of dollars in savings for you.  Use promotional code UMAA-2015 to receive discount.
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MBA Essentials
MBA Essentials provides a solid foundation in current business theory and practice.  It is intended for professionals who need a broader understanding of basic business concepts or who want to know what it would be like to get a Carlson School MBA.
Sept. 8-Oct. 8, 2014 (Monday and Wednesday evenings)
Nov. 17-21-2014 (Days)

Presentations: Coaching for Executives
This program provides managers with the rare opportunity to receive executive-level, strategic coaching to further develop their communication skills, an absolute necessity for executives whose success depends on their ability to persuade and influence both internal and external audiences.
Sept. 16-18, 2014

Finance for Non-Financial Managers
In just three days, this program will give you a solid grounding in the fundamentals of finance and provide you with hands-on experience analyzing and evaluating financial decisions. You’ll be able to more confidently collaborate with the financial partners inside your organization to increase shareholder value.
Sept.16-18, 2014
Nov. 3-20, 2014 (Tuesday and Thursday evenings)

Pricing for Profitable Decision-Making
In today's competitive environment, pricing has emerged as a critical business competency. Executives in consumer, industrial, and service sectors must be prepared to face complex challenges and to leverage pricing in order to capture the greatest market advantage. This program provides a template for pricing decisions and practical guidance for formulating pricing strategy.
Sept. 23-Oct. 9, 2014 (Tuesday and Thursday evenings)

Creating Winning Strategies
Get an integrated, flexible framework for strategy development that focuses on what the various approaches to strategy have in common: decision making. The program's framework will enable you to select the appropriate process for specific decisions, and enable your organization to build in (rather than inspect for) decision quality. 
October 7-9, 2014

Strategic Marketing
This program will help leaders develop and execute marketing strategies that will create value and competitive advantage, while delivering strong financial results. Explore and gain a deeper understanding of marketing tools, techniques, and leading edge thinking that builds customer relationships and top line growth.
October 21-23, 2014

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