Programme for Soon-to-be Managers with a blend of asynchronous and synchronous online sessions

Programme for Soon-to-be Managers with a blend of asynchronous and synchronous online sessions

Emerging Leaders Programme (Blended Online Programme):

The Emerging Leaders Programme (ELP) is a seven-month-long programme for first-time managers or soon-to-be managers. The model is designed to meet the demand of the present generation and the business environment.

Driven by technology and digital business models, the business environment is rapidly transforming. Therefore, all managers need to be entrepreneurial and innovative to succeed. This programme is best suited to meet the need of young people who are about to climb the ladder of leadership in the current digital world.

The first batch successfully went live in the month of April 2021 giving opportunity to the bright youngsters to acquire the skills and knowledge that will help them become innovative and skilled leaders of tomorrow with deep strategic and analytical mindset.

The programme is a blend of live online sessions conducted by IIMB faculty and Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) developed by IIMB’s faculty members. These courses, from IIMB’s Digital Learning platform, will help learners develop a strong foundation in management.

The key objective of this programme is to:

  • Help participants understand the core functional areas of management
  • Help them excel in their careers by providing them skills and knowledge to better execute their current roles as well as evolving responsibilities

The programme has been designed to equip participants with expert knowledge in building skills related to:

  • Leadership competency
  • Financial acumen
  • Operations and Supply Chain Management
  • Creating, delivering and capturing value through customer centricity
  • Strategic thinking and innovation

Continuous assessments and exercises are being conducted to ensure that the participants acquire a sound knowledge base on different functions of management.

This is a seven to eight month programme and enables the participants to acquire key skills in a short duration. By collaboration with the IIMB Executive Education team, IIMBx has taken an excellent step in adopting blended learning practices for young professionals in the corporate sector and enabling ‘anytime anywhere learning’ for the participants.