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Sustainability Courses

Leadership and Management Development Courses

Distinguish yourself as an exceptional leader in your business. With UCSD Extension’s Leadership and Management Development programs you will:

  • Develop an effective set of leadership skills necessary to influence others.
  • Join a network of professionals with the common goal of improving their leadership qualities.
  • Learn from top professionals through interactive presentations, case studies, evaluations and group mentoring.
  • Make assessments about your personal leadership style.
  • Contribute to your organization’s competitive capabilities with adept skills at crafting effective policies and practices to streamline business.

Throughout these challenging and rewarding courses, you will learn specific techniques unique to your own industry and professional level.

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Take an accelerated approach to developing advanced leadership and management skills

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Lean Enterprise
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Reduce waste in a wide range of business and manufacturing processes. Discover how to implement the Lean methodology, which can lead to dramatic improvements in productivity, cash flow and on-time delivery.
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Free Career Clinics
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October 27 - 30, 2014
Take the next step in your career. Join expert career strategist, Camille Primm, at a free clinic to help you gauge your career development and set goals. Choose from four clinics: recent grad, mid-career, in-transition or "encore."
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American Business: Entrepreneurship and Innovation
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Learn what it takes to move from idea to implementation when starting an enterprise.Current and potential business owners will review and discuss such questions as “Do I have what it takes?
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Leading from the Middle
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Mid-level professionals are frequently tasked to lead their teams to do more work with fewer resources, to champion new changes amidst uncertainty, and to resolve interpersonal conflicts. Learn key leadership tenets and management best practices to improve department performance.
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Customized Courses at Your Office
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On-site training provides a cost effective way to deliver custom designed education that matches your company’s needs. Real-world experts share practical knowledge that can be immediately applied to current projects. Contact us today to get started.
Locke Epsten
(858) 964-1340

Executive Perspective for Scientists & Engineers
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Now in its 30th year, the Executive Perspective for Scientists & Engineers (EPSE) Program has graduated over 800 senior-level professionals and provided a high-level perspective on business and management challenges facing today's technology industries.
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