Managing Growth

With world-renowned businesses and academic institutions, Silicon Valley provides a fitting environment for the exploration of growth management. During this module, you will develop skills to identify opportunities for expansion, how to harness strategic resources, improve corporate decision-making and avoid the potential pitfalls of growth.

This module includes a team project for a major IT company, completed under the mentorship of a growth specialist, which you will present to your host firm. You will also attend seminars on a range of topics including: the ecologies of Silicon Valley, a finance forum with industry experts, strategic growth opportunities for a local manufacturer, performance management, non-market strategy, channel expansion, innovation and managerial decision-making.