Executive Education at Saïd Business School
Lead. With Purpose.
at Saïd Business School
LEAD. WITH PURPOSE.
The world is on the cusp of great change in the way that companies must be run. With corporate practice diverging from regulatory frameworks and the public's values, new leadership is emerging.
There are so many demands on senior leaders’ time and so many people trying to get to them – there’s a risk feeling suffocated. To preserve health and balance they need space to stop and reflect.
African social enterprise
Ayuk Akoachere is a man on a mission. The head of corporate performance management at telecoms giant MTN Cameroon wants to create no fewer than a million new jobs for young Africans. Here he shares how Saïd Business School put him on the path to realising this bold ambition by fostering social entrepreneurialism and doing battle with endemic unemployment…
It’s time for companies to rediscover this corner stone of corporate productivity. So what is organisational design and why do 21st-century enterprises need to be more aligned?
THE FUTURE OF WORK
Intelligent machines have conquered the factory floor. Now they’re coming after professional jobs. So how can the CEOs of today prepare for the technology of tomorrow?
Kelly Carter is a blonde female lawyer in the world’s most male dominated industry: mining. Now, with her help, the sector is diversifying and getting fit for the 21st century…
Executive Thought Leadership
In May 2016, senior executives from 16 of the world’s leading companies met at the University of Oxford to debate this crucial question…
Saïd Business School’s Director of Custom Executive Education Dr Elaine Heslop explains how custom education programmes can be a catalyst for lasting change in organisations in the government and across the private sector, by nurturing collaboration between colleagues and instilling shared motivation for an organisation’s success…
Government outsourcing is a notoriously tricky business. But with CEO Robert Soames at the helm, Serco is working hard to be the best-managed business in its sector. Now the company is putting 600 of its senior and middle managers through a custom education programme at Saïd Business School. What rewards is Serco reaping?
Major Projects Leadership Academy
From building the HS2 railway to rolling out Universal Credit, the UK government has no shortage of major projects to manage. Saïd Business School is helping to do it effectively…
It’s so often used but so rarely defined. So what is so different about the experience of Oxford Saïd alumni than those from other university towns?
Our programmes highlight our breadth of knowledge and depth of expertise and are designed to cater to the very best senior managers and executives…
Very occasionally a book gets published that has great intellectual appeal, but also speaks to the heart and soul, asking us to contemplate what it means to be human in the 21st century.