Strategy Execution, Certificate | Part time online | Harvard Business School Online | United States
56 days
1750 USD/full
1750 USD/full
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The Strategy Execution course at Harvard Business School Online will equip you with the tools, skills, and frameworks to allocate resources, measure performance, manage risk, and execute strategy.

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The Strategy Execution course at Harvard Business School Online  features adaptations of award-winning, best-selling Harvard Business School case studies, as well as opportunities to engage with peers in team discussions. Participants will explore common challenges that prevent or derail execution and learn how to design systems and structures that meet their organization’s strategic objectives.

You'll also benefit from the insights of industry leaders and expert faculty at Harvard Business School, including Susanna Gallani, Assistant Professor of Business Administration, and Eugene Soltes, Professor of Business Administration. Their research findings and perspectives will complement Professor Simons’ teachings on incentive design and risk management, respectively.

Key facts:

  • Apply frameworks, tools, and goal-setting and tracking exercises to your own strategic initiatives
  • Evaluate and elevate your team’s management of the core tensions of strategy execution, including how to balance growth, profit, and control
  • Design measurement systems for every dimension of business performance
  • Identify and manage risks that could derail strategy execution
  • Empower employees through proprietary frameworks like the Job Design Optimization Tool, which helps design high-performance jobs that enhance a team’s ability to execute critical responsibilities
  • Foster successful strategy execution by establishing an environment that communicates which opportunities and behaviors are encouraged and which are out of bounds

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Managing the Tensions of Strategy Execution
  • Aligning Job Design to Strategy
  • Empowering Employees to Execute Strategy
  • Measuring and Monitoring Performance
  • Identifying and Managing Risks
  • Balancing Innovation and Control

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 56 days

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Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The easy online application is free, and no special documentation is required. 
  • All applicants must be at least 18 years of age, proficient in English, and committed to learning and engaging with fellow participants throughout the course. 
  • We confirm enrollment eligibility within one week of your application.

Tuition Fee

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    1750 USD/full
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    Based on the tuition of 1750 USD for the full programme during 56 days.
  • National

    1750 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1750 USD for the full programme during 56 days.


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