To become a next-generation leader, you'll need to engage your personal strengths as well as the full suite of managerial skills. Darden's Management Development Program readies participants to take on increasing executive responsibilities, broadens their knowledge and prepares them to act.
Adopt an enterprise leadership perspective and drive your business into the future. You'll study cases of market-leading businesses for their competitive advantage strategies, weaving concepts from financial management, marketing, talent management and operational excellence into solutions for your own organization. You'll learn how to use key performance indicators to guide growth against industry benchmarks and practice the team leadership skills, including change management, to create a culture of high performance and long-term employee and customer satisfaction. During an application workshop, you'll identify a current business challenge, directly apply your learnings, and leave with an executable plan. A personalized leadership assessment and mind/body wellness intensive will reveal the character strengths and lifestyle habits that will drive your development.