Strategic Management and Entrepreneurial Thinking

Contact

Name

Doris Frank

Contact for Content-Related Matters

Telephone

workPhone
+49 241 80 94042

E-Mail

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Contact

Name

Roya Katharina Fritsche

Contact for Organizational Matters

Telephone

workPhone
+49 241 80 99119

E-Mail

E-Mail

Key Info

Basic Information

Type:
Workshop
Topic:
business management
Language:
english
Staff Development Measures:
Yes
Fields of Action:
Promote Capacity for Innovation and Research
Institution:
Career Development
Participation Fee:
Free

Description

In this course you will learn the basics of strategic management and the most important aspects of entrepreneurial thinking and acting. The topics planning, strategy as well as the management of people will be seen from different views. On the one hand you need this knowledge for the construction, alteration or extension of a business. On the other hand also for specific research proposals, if the call ask for the potential of commercialisation or a differentiation from the competitors.

At the end of the course you will be able to define and set targets and develop measures to achieve them. You will identify strengths and weaknesses of a company, to differentiate them from competitors, to identify opportunities and risks and you will organize internal processes and structures. Finally you will get insights of your research project from the perspective of companies and businesses.

Methods

Continuous alternating between theory and practice. Additional case studies from science and industry.

The theoretical bases are enriched by group work and application of methods in teams.

Content

  • Introduction to Strategic Management

  • Aspects of Management Decisions

  • Planning and Target Setting

  • Business and Competition Strategies

  • Industry Analysis

  • Stakeholder Analysis

  • SWOT-Analysis

  • Human Factor - Team Development

  • Group Dynamic and Behaviour in Teams

Target Audience

doctoral candidates, who are registered in the Center for Doctoral Studies

Appointments

Number:2019-CDS-178
Date:22/05/2019 to 23/05/2019
08:30 - 16:30
Course Coordinator:Katja Wolter
Place:

Humboldthaus, Pontstraße 41, 52062 Aachen

2nd floor

Participants: up to 15
Registration:With RWTH-ID (TIM)
Without RWTH-ID (TIM)