Professional Development Courses

Career development training courses and certificate programs that hone skills necessary for leadership and business success

Professional Development courses are career development training courses that help develop and hone skills necessary for leadership and business successes. They boast dynamic content, contextual relevance and specialized offerings in a variety of topics.

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June 20: Microsoft Excel® Essentials

August 23: Change Management

August 24: Time Management for Personal & Professional Productivity: Work Smarter Not HarderNEW

August 29: Art of Inclusive Communication: Diversity Advantage

August 31: Strategies for Innovation: Re Energizing your Organization

September 7: Emotional Intelligence I: The Art & Science

September 11-13: Biotech Demystified: The Science Behind the Business

September 14: Public Speaking I: Building Confidence & Clarity

September 16-17: Essential Negotiation Skills for Women: Negotiating with Power & Grace

September 18-20: Accounting & Finance for Non-Financial Managers

September 21: Coaching & Mentoring

September 26: Collaborative Intelligence: Thinking With People Who Think Differently

September 27: Mergers & Acquisitons for the Middle Market

September 28: Balancing Act: Work, Life and TechnologyHot Topic - Enroll for only $250

October 3: Innovate Like Apple: Play Your Way to New Ideas with Genius Games

October 4: Global Finance for Multi-National Firms

October 4: Power and Leadership

October 5: Public Speaking II: Compelling Content

October 10: Conflict Resolution

October 11: Emotional Intelligence II: Developing Relationships

October 12: Cultivating Creativity: Innovative Thinking in the Workplace

October 14-15: Essential Negotiation Skills for Women: Negotiating with Difficult People

October 18: Leading Across Generations

October 24: Compassion in the Workplace

October 25: Center for Leadership Assessment

October 26: Difficult Conversations

November 2: Social Media Marketing

November 4-5: Essential Negotiation Skills for Women: Negotiating for Leadership Success

November 8: 360 Degree Effectiveness

November 14: Managing High-Performing Teams

December 5: Effective Business Writing

December 6: Actionable Leadership

December 7: Mindful Leadership

December 12: Excel: Essentials

December 13: Excel: Pivot Tables, Macros, VBA, and more

December 14: Communicating in the Workplace

December 14: Excel: Dashboards, Power Pivot, Power Query, and more

December 15: Excel: Advanced Dashboard Techniques and Power BI

*The Rady School of Management Center for Executive Development (CED) may change, postpone or cancel a class at any time. Certificate requirements may also change. We will provide as much notice as possible should this occur.