Building Sustainable Strategies

In highly dynamic and contested markets a professionally managed strategic process forms an important foundation for achieving company objectives.
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Programme overview

Your ability to handle strategic issues confidently and professionally under dynamic and complex market and competitive conditions has a lasting impact on the success of your venture. In highly dynamic and contested markets a professionally managed strategic process forms an important foundation for achieving company objectives. Entrepreneurial success is ultimately the result of the chosen strategy and its systematic implementation. That is why well-founded knowledge is indispensible for managers with responsibility for strategy!

Next step

Are you interested in this programme? Download our brochure to find out if this executive education fits you and your career planning:

Contact person

Learn more about the programme in a personal conversation.

Victoria Keel

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Programme details

Programme type

Certificate of Participation





Number of ECTS credits



3-5h self-study + 3 days on-campus attendance time


St. Gallen


CHF 3'900

Target group

C-Level, Functional Manager, Functional Specialist, High Potential, Owner/Entrepreneur, Senior Manager

Next date

Start date: 11.06.2024
places available


3 good reasons for your participation

  • Receive valuable impulses for your management responsibility in strategy and strategy implementation.

  • Network with exciting peers and discuss solutions for your specific challenges.

  • Give your career an extra kick with a worldwide recognized executive education from the University of St.Gallen

Your Benefit

  • Initiate strategic processes, analyze the environment and align your key expertise to sustained potential
  • Select the right growth strategy, based on a clear analysis of the internal and external factors
  • Skillfully initiate change processes, advance them and bring them to a professional conclusion
  • Utilize established strategic tools to introduce clear target systems and promote strategy implementation
  • Build innovative business models and proactively reshape the value chain

Target group

This short program is aimed at all management personnel who are responsible for positioning or are involved in important decision-making processes.

Program structure

This short program includes the following components:

  • 3h self-study as preparation for the in-class module
  • On-campus module in St. Gallen:
    • June 06 – 08, 2023
    • June 11 – 13, 2024


Prof. Dr. Dr. Tomi Laamanen
Chaired Professor of Strategic Management and Director of the Institute of Management and Strategy (IoMS-HSG). Expert on Strategy with a special emphasis on mergers and acquisitions, managerial cognition and capability dynamics. As a member of the supervisory board and strategy consultant, he cooperates with international companies in various industries.

Dr. Wilfried Heupl
Associate Lecturer of the Institute of Management and Strategy (IoMS-HSG). Expert on Strategic Management, Change Processes and Organizational Development. Many years of experience in international corporate management functions. Consultant and lecturer for diverse firms in the field of strategic realignment.

Your application

Are you interested? Then sign up for the executive education program „Self-management and Resilience“. To do this, you must first create an account. Then you can go through the application step-by-step and submit. We look forward to your registration!

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Do you require further information?

I am gladly available for you and look forward to hearing from you.

Victoria Keel

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Why University of St.Gallen

The HSG - your partner for first-class executive education in Switzerland

At the University of St. Gallen (HSG), you can choose from one of the largest executive education portfolios in the German speaking region – the right programme for your needs and career objectives. The renowned quality and practical relevance of the learning experience convinces more than 6000 participants per year. Profit from an Executive Degree from St.Gallen – the best business school in the German-speaking world – and get ahead in your career!

  • For high-quality teaching and executive training by top researchers

  • For competent executives

  • For Lifelong Learning

  • For international collaborations

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