Implementing Strategy for Success

Develop an integrated approach to strategy implementation and change management. Build strategic thinking abilities, decision-making acumen, change management awareness, and influencing skills. Maximize your skills to drive organizational performance and growth.

Short Course

Implementing Strategy for Success

Live Remote


Develop an integrated approach to strategy implementation and change management. Build strategic thinking abilities, decision-making acumen, change management awareness, and influencing skills. Maximize your skills to drive organizational performance and growth.

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At Your Home or Office

Live Remote Offering

Current Offerings

Start Feb 15, 2022
End Feb 18, 2022

Fee $3100

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Additional Information:

These live sessions will be held 8:30-11:45am Eastern

Who Should Attend

  • This program benefits those in a management or leadership role responsible for executing against strategy or implementing new initiatives. If you have responsibility for leading an organization or department, this program will also be of use. Titles of participants have included:
    • Operations Directors
    • Managers
    • Directors, Business Planning
    • Senior Vice President

Program Benefits

  • Improve your ability to:
    • Lead for the effective launch and execution of strategic initiatives
    • Systemically assess the organization to ensure your implementation plans are complete
    • Align strategies with organizational culture
    • Connect business unit initiatives with enterprise direction
    • Create processes for change and innovation

Program Content

  • Strategic Leadership
    • Developing strategic capabilities
    • Translating the competitive environment
    • Managing change
    • Influencing people and processes
  • The Leader's Role
    • Mobilizing yourself - and your team(s)
    • Interpersonal dynamics of leadership: communication and motivation
    • Shaping an effective organizational culture
  • Leading for Implementation
    • Shaping decisions and organizational behavior to launch new initiatives
    • Implementing strategy from the enterprise to operations
    • Keys to success: process, people, and purpose
  • Hands-On Business Simulation
    • Understanding essentials of organizational change
    • Increasing organizational effectiveness
    • Gaining tools and techniques for critical stakeholder engagement

Value For You and Your Organization

This program develops critical leadership abilities in creating and implementing systems that improve business unit performance and increased organizational competitiveness. Participants leave prepared to apply targeted strategic thinking and a process for implementation of initiatives.

The Executive Programs Short Course Experience

All of our transformational learning experiences provide the right environment for you to quickly develop and apply new capabilities.


You'll have access to a personal learning portal where you will obtain pre-program assignments, travel support (if applicable), and a list of fellow participants. Pre-work prepares you to immediately engage in content and learning allowing for a more effective application of knowledge.

Practical Content

Our learning experiences pair practical action learning and coaching with new knowledge, tools, and perspectives. We'll explore current, real-world examples of how organizations around the globe address critical challenges and how it may relate to yours.

Led by Experts

Plug into our network of thought leaders. Our award-winning teachers, researchers, consultants, and practitioners understand today's leaders and the critical challenges they face. They will work with you to offer guidance before, during, and after each program.

Peer Networking

You'll learn as much from your peer cohort as you do from the instructors! The value of different perspectives coming from different organizations and their challenges are immeasurable.


Expert executive faculty who have led significant change within the private and public sectors will provide models and frameworks to help you transform vision into and action plan for results.

Additional Details

Our Learning Solutions Associate will be happy to hold a seat for you in this program. A reservation does not commit you to the program until you submit the registration form online.

Questions? Please call 800-311-6364 or 814-865-3435

  • Discounts on tuition are available for:
    • DoD or government employees
    • Penn State alumni
    • Teams of three or more attending from the same company
    • CSCR Corporate Sponsors and other affiliated groups (with valid discount code)

Discount Rates

In-Person courses: 20%

Live Remote Delivery: 10%

Live Remote Delivery with 20+ participants on same invoice: 20% (please call to register your group)

*Penn State faculty and staff: Please call us to reserve your seat. We hold a limited number of seats at an employee rate.

After you register, you will receive an email including information on accessing your personal learning portal where you will obtain your pre-program assignments, travel coordination and support, and a list of program faculty and fellow participants also registered for the program.

Pre-work prepares you to immediately engage in content and learning when you arrive on campus.

Transfers, Refunds, Withdrawals

If an accepted Penn State Executive Programs applicant finds it necessary to transfer to another session of the same program, one transfer will be allowed with no charge if arranged more than six (6) weeks prior. Additional transfers, transfers to a different program, or transfers arranged less than six (6) weeks prior incur a charge of 10% of the current program fee.

The sponsoring company may identify a replacement, but the replacement candidate must be accepted for the program through an admissions review.

  • The following refunds will apply for withdraws if Penn State Executive Programs is notified in writing within the time period stated:
    • Full refund with notification received more than six (6) weeks prior to start of the program
    • 50% refund with notification received between two (2) and six (6) weeks before the start of the program.
    • No refund with notification received two (2) weeks or less prior to the start of program.

Note: The registered participant or their agent must confirm all notification of withdrawals, transfers and substitutions in writing. If written notification is not received, the full program fee will be assessed.


The University may cancel or postpone any course or activity because of insufficient enrollment or other unforeseen circumstances. If a program is canceled or postponed, the University will refund registration fees but cannot be held responsible for any other related charges, or expenses, including cancellation/change charges by airlines or travel agencies. In the case of postponement, as an alternative to a refund, program fees may be transferred to another session of that program.

If you have any questions or concerns about our cancellation policy, please contact us to discuss further.