Strategic Success Foundations I Certificate
Strategic thinking essentials to shape the future at the speed of change
The Strategic Success Foundations I Certificate prepares you for the rigours of navigating turbulence while ensuring strategic integrity of actions and decisions. It’s a holistic approach that considers how CPAs can contribute to business health, resilience, and economic sustainability.
The seminars required to obtain the Strategic Success Foundations I Certificate, include:
1. Be Strategic – Core Thinking Skills and Key Mindsets to Thrive in a Turbulent World
Whether leading or supporting your own strategic success or that of your organization, team or business, this course helps foster the mindset and provides the essential thinking tools you'll need. The result? Be known for the value, insight and advice you bring that make you an indispensable strategic thinker, partner, leader or steward.
2. Build Strategically – Business Blueprinting Basics, to Preserve Coherence as your Business Adapts
A blueprint gets everyone on the same page – literally. It’s empowering, as you rally around a visual that enables you to scenario-build. Capture the dynamics, line-of-sight, intricacies and inner workings of strategic choices, all the while preserving the coherence and integrity of what you’re striving to build and achieve, together.
3. Bold-Better-Best Strategy – Fundamentals for Stewarding Strategic Health and Wealth
Whether considering a move that's new or bold; looking for ways to continuously improve and get better; or, striving for that winning edge as the recognizable best, professionals do not foray into fresh territory without the right equipment—neither can we. Use and tailor value—and performance—generating tools to guide and steward everyday strategic performance excellence.
Strategic Success Foundations II Certificate
Active influence skills for strategic business partnering and leadership
The Strategic Success Foundations II Certificate will help you build the mindset, adaptability, and communication skills needed to influence your organization and provide strategic leadership.
The seminars required to obtain the Strategic Success Foundations II Certificate, include:
1. Inspired Accountability – Engaging Others Through Line-of-Sight Motivation and Leadership
Inspired accountability is an internal drive to keep going, beyond struggle or setback. It’s the ultimate challenge for the leader or strategist, responsible for the transdisciplinary coordination of business and people – to cultivate inside-out accountability, as truly the only way to achieve greater assurance of change and results. This course provides the foundations to energize that potential.
2. Art of Adaptability – Upskilling your Pivotal Response Capability
Explore and apply the tools and practices to help you and your organizations be future-ready, while navigating today's VUCA (volatile, uncertain, complex and ambiguous) environment, including when, why and how to pivot with more confidence and assuredness.
3. Magnetic Messaging – Strategically Focused Storytelling to Engage, Connect and Influence
Learn to effectively 'tell the story of strategy'. Communicate strategic decision input information and/or strategic progress and challenges. Demonstrate professionalism and cultivate community around strategy. Magnetic messaging addresses this opportunity and helps avoid common pitfalls. It's not about 'convincing'. Rather, it's about becoming more magnetic.