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Professional and short courses

Executive Leadership, Innovation and Entrepreneurship (ELIE)

Develop an entrepreneurial and innovative mindset to improve your leadership abilities. Enhance the skills needed for success in your career.

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Explore entrepreneurial, innovative and leadership strategies by learning from well-known entrepreneurs and industry experts. Gain insight on new trends in business and expand your professional network. This course for professionals and senior leaders will help you succeed in the fast-paced international business world. The skills you develop on this course can be applied across various industries and sectors.

London campus

  • Course leader – Dr Muhammad Salman Shabbir
  • Duration – 4 days
  • Dates and times

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Course Fees

TBC per person

Course information

Who is this course for?

This course will be beneficial for:

  • Senior leaders
  • C-level executives
  • Mid career professionals

What will I learn?

You will learn about topics relating to entrepreneurial strategies, innovation and leadership excellence, including:

  • Creativity and innovation
  • Techniques and styles of leadership
  • Business growth strategies and the entrepreneurial mindset
  • Address the possibilities for business growth in the Middle East, North Africa, South East Asia and South Asia

On day 4 there will be time to receive feedback and additional coaching. You will also have the opportunity to network with industry professionals and fellow participants.

How will I learn?

You will learn through various teaching methods, including hearing from guest speakers who are industry professionals. 

Course brochure

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Course leader biographies

Dr Muhammad Salman Shabbir 
Senior Lecturer, York St John University London 

Dr Muhammad Salman Shabbir's academic career has included positions at the Universiti Brunei Darussalam, the College of Commerce and Business Administration at Dhofar University and the School of Management at Universiti Ultara Malaysia. He has authored more than 60 scholarly articles and has been a member of the Academy of Management since 2019. 

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Boost skills, knowledge and confidence with a professional or short course from York St John University. We offer professional learning and development opportunities for teams and individuals, from single sessions to longer courses.

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