Today’s business challenges demand strategic, responsible and ethical executive leadership and unfortunately "leadership" is nothing more than an industry buzz-phrase, unless it saves time, cost, or labor, or it improves quality, enables growth, or develops a new competitive advantage. The governed factors that have the power to make or break today’s businesses are; Trends, Change, Strategy and bottom line.
Saudi Arabia’s Vision 2030 was adopted as a methodology and roadmap for economic and developmental action in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. In its aim to grant the Kingdom a leading position in all ﬁelds, Saudi Arabia’s Vision 2030 sought to identify the general directions, policies, goals, and objectives of the Kingdom. Saudi Arabia’s Vision 2030 encompasses—in a number of domains—strategic objectives, targets, outcome-oriented indicators, and commitments that are to be achieved by the public, private, and nonproﬁt sectors.
The vision stipulate clearly that private sector, SME and NGO need to play pivotal role in materializing the vision. The objective of this two-week program is to shed light on the role that each of these sectors need to play and the potential opportunities.
The Program for Advanced Leadership and Management (PALM) keeping in view the regional/global needs and the industry competitive pressures, offers the latest management concepts and tools, focused on transforming senior executives into potential leaders. This leadership program is designed to challenge your current perceptions about leadership and the values that shape it, encouraging to think and lead differently. The participants will leave with a broader vision of success and will experience the latest in learning techniques, acquire a unique skill set and insight into what makes a potential leader and collaborate with the thought leaders of today. This program will also support executives through the key transitions of their careers.
PALM is an opportunity for senior executives to interact with international and diverse peers, exceptional faculties from Top 10 business schools, authors of best-selling books, and highly experienced consultants from the top global consulting firms, participants will have the opportunity to expand their business repertoire to include new concepts, paradigms and forward-looking educational practices.
The program addresses core business management areas such as Strategy Innovation & Implementation, Strategic Entrepreneurship, Developing & Deploying Strategy using BSC, Business Strategies & Globalization, Regulatory Environment – Change Management, Operational Excellence, Strategic Marketing Management and a combination of two-days modules one based on the Whole Brain Thinking including the use of HBDI and the Wilson Learning program on Leading from within. The program also offers especial business simulation to provide practical insights and to address live decision making process as it aims to sharpen participants' leadership skills through action learning, personality profiling and executive coaching.
Program Design Methodology
MILE follows a unique and comprehensive methodology for designing its programs and other leadership courses that it offers. Our programs answer broad industry needs and in many cases they attempt to solve existing industry pains and prevalent deficiencies that are practiced in organizational setting rendering the organizations to be unsuccessful. Our innovative methods and use of proprietary frameworks help you to address all aspects of business leadership and implement an agenda to enhance both your own and your organization’s performance.
At MILE we offer more than just academic curriculum taught by the leading subject experts. We follow a comprehensive cycle of program design and a standardized methodology to ensure the quality and rigor in our pedagogy. Our design team starts by reviewing latest business research and CEO voice surveys published by leading global management consultancies, this helps us to highlight new challenges and general requirement needs of the regional and local CEOs. Later, we explore leading executive education institutes and the curriculum they are offering, this leads us to contact the faculty members at top global universities who are actively engaged in executive education and who match our areas of need. As we finalize our faculty we conduct a program integration meeting which is attended by all the faculty on board and MILE’s academic management committee. This meeting helps us to connect all the academic stakeholders involved and to carve out a robust program agenda which is presented for approval before the Global Academic Council at MILE.
Finally, we supplement our programs with several evening activities and optional professional training sessions offered by internationally recognized executive coaches. These activities serve to break the ice between our participants where they network and develop close network of associates. We also conduct evening medical check-ups, morning exercises and religious and spiritual activities to elevate the performance of the executives.
In short at MILE we offer a complete package for rejuvenation of your leadership skills!