Detailed programme

The programme 'Essentials in Strategy' comprises 3 modules:

Module 1: Core concepts and analytical tools

  • How can you understand the dynamics in your markets better and estimate their impact on your organisation?
  • What are the resources and capabilities that underpin your company’s competitive advantage?

Module 2: Business strategy

  • Do you have a clear strategy that helps you to be a winner in your market?
  • Is your strategy sufficiently focused and differentiated?
  • Do you have the right capabilities to implement the strategy?
  • Are you ready to proceed in a more strategically oriented way?
  • How can you capture and create value through strategic innovation and the creation of new market spaces?

Module 3: Introduction to Corporate Strategy

  • Do you have a clear idea about your company’s growth options in the future?
  • Can we leverage our core competences in other markets?
  • How can the corporate parent create value for the businesses?

The Vlerick Difference

We have a unique approach to learning, which focuses on bringing theory to life, giving you the skills and insight you need to really make a difference. Spend time on our beautiful campuses, and you become part of one of the most active business communities in Europe, learning in a way that will help you to be a more effective and productive business leader throughout your career. Learning at Vlerick really is an experience far away from traditional classroom learning. You’ll work collaboratively with your faculty and fellow participants to bring your ideas to life in a robust and practical way.

Digital − the new normal in business − will also strengthen your learning process. Our online platform ‘Showpad’ and the use of a tablet grant you access to all of the learning materials anywhere, anytime, and enable you to go beyond note-taking: take pictures of the flipchart during a brainstorming exercise, record a video of a role play, participate in a quick poll, create a Wikipage together … and share them on the spot with your group.

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Vlerick expertise in Strategy

  1. Enedis – market maker, not market taker

    Enedis, a subsidiary of EDF, is in charge of the last mile in the delivery of electricity to most of France. This case study follows the start and development of Enedis' digital transformation, with the ambition to be at the forefront of the energy sector in the digital age.
  2. Significant growth potential for BeLux IT outsourcing market

    The BeLux market for outsourcing still has significant growth potential as companies continue to outsource more. The main drivers for outsourcing are a stronger focus on the core business and cost reduction, while business transformation has increased by 8% from 2016. Almost 83% of organisations that currently use automation, robotics and AI have experienced moderate/significant benefits of these technologies, and client satisfaction remains high with an average satisfaction score of 74% across all providers assessed.
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