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Executive Master Information and Q & A Morning Tea Invite

The Murdoch University Executive Education Centre (EEC) team would like to invite you to morning tea to hear about the Executive Master in Leadership, Strategy and Innovation (EMLSI) at Murdoch University.

Dr Chris Vas, the Director of EEC and Academic Director of the EMLSI program will be in attendance to answer any queries you may have.

This session will give you an overview of the program, the schedule and also details of the various units such as the capstone consulting project and international immersion modules.

If you are trying to decide on study options for next year this will be a good opportunity to get some clarification on the EMLSI Master Program.

When: Thursday, 8 December, 2016
At Club Murdoch CAFÉ Murdoch University

Congratulations Graduate Certificate in Business Participants: 2016 cohort complete.

Congratulations to the participants from the Department of Fire and Emergency Services (DFES), the Department of Parks and Wildlife and the Western Australia Police who recently completed their Graduate Certificate in Business (specialisation – Executive Leadership and Management).

Participants celebrated at Club Murdoch restaurant along with senior management and faculty from EEC and the School of Business and Governance. A successful year of hard work studying alongside their full time work keeping our community’s safe as well as fitting family life in. It has been tough but they have made it.

For more information on our Graduate Certificate in Business go to our Executive Leadership and Management page.

Executive Education in Perth, Australia, July, 2016

Australia Africa Awards – Managing Mine Closure

Leadership Essentials: Manager as a Performance Coach

The Australia Awards – Africa, a cornerstone of the Australian Government’s development assistance program for Africa, provide access to postgraduate education, training and professional development opportunities for suitably qualified Africans from eligible countries.  EEC facilitated a three day program for these participants on how to utilise coaching to set and achieve targeted objectives.

Executive Education in Sarawak, Malaysia, September 2016

Strategic Leadership Excellence Program

The EEC and the Singapore Centre for Research, Innovation, Productivity and Technology (SCRIPT) recently delivered a two day Strategic Leadership Excellence program (Strategic LEAP) to approximately 90 participants in Kuching, Sarawak.

These participants came primarily from the various departments and agencies of the Sarawak state government and also the local small and medium scale enterprises from Sarawak.

The program was facilitated by Associate Professor Chris Vas (EEC & SCRIPT Director) and Associate Professor Peter Waring (Murdoch Singapore Dean) and Dr Greg Lopez (EEC).

The program was well received with participants mastering the topics of High Performance Work Systems, Coaching for Innovation and Exceptional Performance, Public Engagement and Productivity.

5. Guru KL Program.jpgExecutive Education in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia March 2016

“Guru” Program Series: SME Technovation and Productivity (STeP) Program

In 2014, Murdoch University was selected by Singapore’s Standards, Productivity and Innovation Board (SPRING) to research, analyse and benchmark productivity and innovation practices in manufacturing SMEs. The $0.5m research initiative engaged with over 200 SMEs. The results of this study have been used to inform this SME Technovation and Productivity (STeP) programme.

STeP has been designed for SME managers and leaders who are in the process of transition. This transition can evolve in more ways than one. Executives transitioning between middle management and senior management roles or individuals transitioning into roles with people management responsibilities need to take the time to reflect on their own mental models and worldviews to be able to chart their leadership journey.

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