- Monday, February 1, 2016
A fundamental understanding of finances by leaders ensures that all areas of the business are thoughtfully considered when evaluating and implementing strategic changes. In UGA’s Online Fundamentals of Finance program, you’ll learn the basic concepts and analytical tools of finance in both corporate finance and investment.
Visit http://executive.terry.uga.edu/fundamentals-of-finance to learn more.
- Thursday, January 21, 2016 at 7:00am – 9:00am
David Cummings is a lifelong entrepreneur. In 2007, he co-founded Pardot, which was recognized by Inc. magazine as the 172nd fastest growing company in 2012, and shortly thereafter was acquired by ExactTarget and then Salesforce.com. He was subsequently named the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year in the deal category. Most recently, he founded Atlanta Tech Village, which at 103,000 square feet, is the largest technology entrepreneur center in the Southeast.
The Atlanta Business Chronicle named Cummings one of the 100 most influential Atlantans, and Atlanta Magazine named him one of the 55 Most Powerful Atlantans. He is a member the Atlanta Rotary, and serves on the boards of the Metro Atlanta Chamber and the Buckhead Coalition. A native of Tallahassee, FL, he earned a bachelor’s degree in economics from Duke University and holds an honorary doctorate from Mercer.
- Tuesday, November 10, 2015 – Wednesday, November 11, 2015
Advanced Digital Marketing gives business professionals the acumen and tools to define and measure their digital and social programs.
Visit http://executive.terry.uga.edu/digitalmarketing to learn more.
- Monday, November 9, 2015 – Friday, November 13, 2015
Taught by leading industry and academic experts, marketing researchers and managers will learn how leading firms increase sales, price products for increased profit, get maximum return from marketing dollars, and strengthen customer loyalty.
- Thursday, November 5, 2015 at 8:30am – 4:00pm
In its sixth year, the Professional Women's Conference will be held Thursday, November 5, 2015, and offers a day of networking and learning through keynote speakers, panel discussions and small group meetings with industry leaders, female executives and mentors. The conference has a distinct focus on personal and professional development, leadership and career growth. A networking reception the night before offers additional opportunities to engage and interact with top professionals.
Registration for this event will close October 26, 2015.
- Thursday, October 29, 2015 at 5:30pm – 7:30pm
Please join alumni and friends of the Terry College of Business for the annual Jacksonville Area Alumni Reception with Dean Ben Ayers and Special Guests Jere W. Morehead, University of Georgia President and Greg McGarity, J. Reid Parker Director of Athletics.
Guests welcome. Remarks start promptly at 6:00 pm.
- Tuesday, October 20, 2015 – Wednesday, October 21, 2015
Today's Digital Age requires new tools and models for thinking about strategy and innovation. Traditional business models and forms of governance no longer work as effectively. The digital revolution has changed the way business leaders run their companies, go to market, compete, and interact with customers and suppliers. Spend a day with three leading digital thinkers and you will come away with new insights into competing and fresh ideas for value creation. You will also be oriented to the concepts of Design Thinking and Radical Collaboration. The goal of this program is to provide attendees with insight, tools, and frameworks to reimagine their company’s strategy and innovation process for increased effectiveness in the digital era.
Visit http://executive.terry.uga.edu/digital-business-strategy to learn more.
- Tuesday, October 13, 2015 – Wednesday, October 14, 2015
Using data from leadership research, mainstream media, and evidence-based results from coaching over 900 women, Jodie Charlop and Gene Gallivan lead a program that puts the obstacles on the table so women can design a more conscious and powerful path to leadership. Through assessment, interactive lecture, coaching and peer dialog, this program empowers women to change their personal script about leadership to unleash their greater potential – and ensure organizations are not deprived of the value of exceptional female talent.
Visit http://executive.terry.uga.edu/leadershipwomen to learn more.
- Monday, October 5, 2015 – Friday, October 9, 2015
Six Sigma is an enterprise-wide, data-driven methodology used to improve products or processes so that your organization can not only create operational efficiencies, but also delight or exceed the expectations of your customers. This five-day engagement brings together supervisors and mid-level managers across service and manufacturing industries who strive for flawless execution, want to improve their processes, and drive efficiencies in their companies. Visit http://executive.terry.uga.edu/lean-six-sigma-green-belt-certification to learn more.
- Monday, October 5, 2015 – Thursday, October 8, 2015
The four-and-a-half day program, which complies with the Project Management Institute guidelines, will enable participants to grow their leadership skills in a project environment. The course will feature a combination of lectures, case studies, team and individual exercises and team development of a real-life project. This Project Management course provides 35 hours of project management education, meeting education requirements for both PMI's Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) ® and Project Management Professional (PMP) certifications. Additionally, the program awards Continuing Education Units (CEUs) upon request. An optional test prep day is also available.
Visit http://executive.terry.uga.edu/projectmanagement to learn more.
- Monday, September 28, 2015 – Wednesday, September 30, 2015
This three-day program integrates three disciplines critical to every business leader who needs to develop an enterprise-wide lens that enables new business growth. The highly interactive program equips participants with a sharper set of strategic-thinking skills and a plan of action to create a sustainable competitive advantage.
Visit http://executive.terry.uga.edu/cultivating-a-strategic-mindset to learn more.
- Friday, September 18, 2015 at 1:00pm – 3:00pm
The University of Georgia’s C. Herman and Mary Virginia Terry College of Business continues to guide, educate, and develop strong business leaders who contribute to the economic development of our state and nation. The Business Learning Community, located at the corner of Baxter and Lumpkin streets, will bring together…
- Monday, August 24, 2015
Fundamentals of Finance is an online course that opens on August 24, 2015 and runs through December 4, 2015. A fundamental understanding of finances by leaders insures that all areas of the business are thoughtfully considered when evaluating and implementing strategic changes. In UGA’s online Fundamentals of Finance program, you’ll learn the basic concepts and analytical tools of finance in both corporate finance and investment. Once registered for Fundamentals of Finance, participants will have access to the class beginning from the next scheduled start date for three months. Participants work at their own pace, and thus can complete the class well before the three months expires but have the flexibility to work through the class and return to any module at their own pace throughout three months. Upon completion of the class, participants will receive a Fundamentals of Finance Certificate from Terry College of Business, University of Georgia.
- Monday, May 18, 2015 – Friday, May 22, 2015
Six Sigma is an enterprise-wide, data-driven methodology used to improve products or processes so that your organization can not only create operational efficiencies, but also delight or exceed the expectations of your customers. This five-day engagement brings together supervisors and mid-level managers across service and manufacturing industries who strive for flawless execution, want to improve their processes, and drive efficiencies in their companies.
- Tuesday, May 5, 2015 – Wednesday, May 6, 2015
Regardless of whether you are a mid- or senior-level manager, or a leader in the midst of major or more subtle organizational change, the University of Georgia's Executive Education course, Transformational Leadership: Driving Employee Engagement, is a must-attend learning opportunity.