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.

Advanced Management and Leadership Certificate

DateCourse Name






Business Acumen and Strategy

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Business Process Improvement Using Lean Six Sigma and Performance Metrics

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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

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Effective Negotiations in the Workplace

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Finance and Accounting for Non-Financial Professionals

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How To Influence Without Direct Authority

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Project Management: Planning, Scheduling, and Control

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Stacey Forkner, RD&E Manager, SC Johnson

“I applied many of the techniques learned to improve on how I lead my Service Operation. My operation has been named a Certified Center of Excellence by Benchmark Portal for seven consecutive years!”

Jon Smith, Commercial Lines Operations Manager, Church Mutual Insurance

“After receiving my certificate I was able to apply the things I had learned in my workplace which fast tracked my career and earned me a promotion.”

Adam Becker, Director of Inside Sales, Palmer Johnson Power Systems

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Paul Lewandowski, Supply Warehouse Manager, American Family Insurance

“Upon completion of the Six Sigma Black Belt certificate I was promoted to CI Manager at my company.”

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Center for Professional and Executive Development
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Madison, WI 53715