Business decisions aren't made in a vacuum. They are ever-changing, filled with uncertainty and constantly pushing you to lead more creatively and strategically. To best prepare you for today's unpredictable work environment, UB synthesizes real-world, industry experience into our rigorous academic content.
"It was a great pleasure for TÜV SÜD PSB to work with the EMBA students from the University at Buffalo on the live industry strategy projects.
The engagement was an enriching experience for us as it not only provided inspiring directions in strategy planning for our executives but also gave us refreshing insights to our business.
The caliber and skill sets of UB's students were evident and we were impressed with their ability to grasp the essence of our business in the short time frame of our interactions."
Leading industry experts are invited into class to share their expertise on topics related to course content. These professionals provide current, on-the-ground insights into both local and global management challenges and developments.
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Final application deadline is April 7, 2014. Contact us for details.
UB's application-based curriculum goes beyond traditional lectures to incorporate live case studies, developed in partnership with leading organizations, to analyze and solve current issues in real time. During these cases, you have the opportunity to interact with executives from the respective organizations and to present your findings to a panel of alumni and organization leaders.
Successful leadership relies as heavily on advanced soft skills as it does on management fundamentals. Throughout the program, you are exposed to professional development sessions on topics such as personal branding, effective networking, eterprise social media and delivering high-level presentations.