Management & Leadership

Advanced Management and Leadership Certificate

Achieve better career results and become a more productive contributor by building relationships, managing change, making strategic decisions, and building your business acumen. Completing the Advanced Management and Leadership Certificate from the Wisconsin School of Business Center for Professional & Executive Development will help you expand your leadership skills and prepare you for the next phase of your career.

Set yourself apart by gaining the skills you need to:

  • Understand the impact your decisions have on your organization
  • Use informal and indirect authority to influence stakeholders
  • Master the financial language to achieve success

Our programs and certificates add credibility to your work-ready skill set. Through the completion of this certificate, you’ll:

  • Learn from instructors with real-world business experience
  • Build your professional network
  • Discover new ways of doing business that raise your value and improve your organization

Who Should Attend

Supervisors, experienced executives, and individuals who want to separate themselves from the competition should enroll in the Advanced Management and Leadership Certificate.

Certificate Path

You are encouraged to take programs in whatever order helps resolve your immediate business challenges and professional development needs, or select the path order we recommend below.

Core Programs (Complete all)

  • Finance and Accounting for Non-Financial ProfessionalsIn-personorOnline

  • Elective Programs (Complete 2)

  • Coaching and Motivating in the WorkplaceIn-person orOnline
  • Effective Negotiations in the WorkplaceIn-person orOnline
  • Project Management: Planning, Scheduling, and Control:In-person orOnline
  • Advanced Management and Leadership Certificate

    DateCourse Name

    Business Acumen and Strategy (Online)

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    Business Acumen and Strategy

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    Change Management (Online)

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    Change Management

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    Coaching and Motivating in the Workplace

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    Effective Meeting Management and Facilitation (Online)

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    Finance and Accounting for Non-Financial Professionals (Online)

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    Finance and Accounting for Non-Financial Professionals

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    How To Influence Without Direct Authority (Online)

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    How To Influence Without Direct Authority

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    Project Management: Planning, Scheduling, and Control (Online)

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    Project Management: Planning, Scheduling, and Control

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