Executing Strategy Effectively

ABOUT THIS COURSE

Breakthrough and innovative ideas must coalesce into a strategic project that can be implemented. Otherwise, the good ideas remain as academic possibilities. Execution is the ability to take effective action to turn ideas into a strategic project that is effectively implemented to achieve the desired outcomes.

In this course, we discuss the approach that leaders should take to ensure that their execution of strategic innovations is agile and impactful. We will focus on how leaders should act, adapt and align innovative breakthroughs to achieve the desired transformation and outcomes.

Learning Outcomes

  • Develop an understanding of effective strategic execution in a volatile environment
  • Lead confidently amidst ambiguous conditions
  • Turn mistakes into opportunities for learning
  • Achieve breakthroughs in spite of a fast-changing and highly uncertain environment

SESSIONS

  1. Execution in a Stable Business Environment
  2. Strategic Execution in a VUCA environment
  3. Act with Agility to Transform Ideas into Prototype
  4. Funding Agile Projects
  5. Adapting While Sensemaking
  6. Align with Discipline to Achieve Desired Results
  7. A Coherent Organization

7

Sessions

97

Minutes

Professor Neo Boon Siong
Former Dean of Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University

Prof Neo has 38 years of experience in accounting and finance, information systems, strategy, research, business consulting, management education and corporate governance. He has served on government committees and corporate boards. He received a Public Administration Medal (Silver) from the President of Singapore in the 1999 National Day Honors Awards.

prof-neo-boon-siong

Professor Neo Boon Siong
Former Dean of Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University

7

Sessions

97

Minutes

ABOUT THIS COURSE

Breakthrough and innovative ideas must coalesce into a strategic project that can be implemented. Otherwise, the good ideas remain as academic possibilities. Execution is the ability to take effective action to turn ideas into a strategic project that is effectively implemented to achieve the desired outcomes.

In this course, we discuss the approach that leaders should take to ensure that their execution of strategic innovations is agile and impactful. We will focus on how leaders should act, adapt and align innovative breakthroughs to achieve the desired transformation and outcomes.

Learning Outcomes

  • Develop an understanding of effective strategic execution in a volatile environment
  • Lead confidently amidst ambiguous conditions
  • Turn mistakes into opportunities for learning
  • Achieve breakthroughs in spite of a fast-changing and highly uncertain environment

SESSIONS

  1. Execution in a Stable Business Environment
  2. Strategic Execution in a VUCA environment
  3. Act with Agility to Transform Ideas into Prototype
  4. Funding Agile Projects
  5. Adapting While Sensemaking
  6. Align with Discipline to Achieve Desired Results
  7. A Coherent Organization

ABOUT THE COURSE MASTER

Professor Neo Boon Siong
Former Dean of Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University

Prof Neo has 38 years of experience in accounting and finance, information systems, strategy, research, business consulting, management education and corporate governance. He has served on government committees and corporate boards. He received a Public Administration Medal (Silver) from the President of Singapore in the 1999 National Day Honors Awards.

(*Billed annually)