Harvard Business School’s Upcoming Executive Education Program to Explore What it Takes to be an Exceptional Business Leader


Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Harvard Business School (HBS) will host their upcoming executive education program, Maximizing Your Leadership Potential—India from 06 – 09 February, 2017 at the HBS style classroom, Taj Land’s End, Mumbai. The program will help participants explore ways to adapt their leadership style to meet every challenge as they improve on their ability to drive essential change, motivate their teams to achieve strategic objectives, and compete successfully in the dynamic Indian business environment.

Participants will learn how to:

Manage a Team
Manage Change
Manage Networks
Build “Contextual Intelligence”
Rise to Leadership Responsibility


Program Dates:
06 – 09 February, 2017

Application Deadline:
5th January 2017

Program Details:
Maximizing Your Leadership Potential—India

Program Contact:
Email: harvardindia@hbs.edu
The program is designed for senior executives from any industry or sector who have at least 10 years of professional experience. With an emphasis on leadership and management, the program is appropriate for general managers and functional executives.

“In view of the slow global economy and the favorable business conditions emerging in India, senior executives must be equipped to manage disruptive change and exploit new opportunities. This program is designed to help senior executives overcome obstacles to effective management and leadership. It will help participants improve their ability to motivate their teams, and build agile and sustainable organizations,” said Professor Linda Hill, Wallace Brett Donham Professor of Business Administration at Harvard Business School.

The program will provide deep understanding of what it takes to be an exceptional business leader and a successful manager in today’s global economy. The participants will have access to the latest research on effective leadership, analyze cases on a mix of global companies, and reflect on their own leadership challenges and goals.

“Leadership is a critical element to success. In order to move forward, companies need visionary leaders who can build trust, inspire others, and seize emerging opportunities. Maximizing Your Leadership Potential—India is designed to help individuals enhance their own leadership style as well as unleash the leadership potential of their teams,” said Professor Anthony Mayo, Thomas S. Murphy Senior Lecturer of Business Administration at Harvard Business School.

As with all HBS Executive Education programs, the India portfolio is taught by distinguished HBS faculty using the renowned HBS case-study method. Faculty lectures, interactive exercises and diagnostic assessment tools create a dynamic learning environment. The program aims to build long-lasting relationships via the professional network that is created through close interaction with an elite group of Indian and global peers.

Program Details:

A list of upcoming programs scheduled for the 2016 and 2017 India portfolio can be found here. For further information on the HBS programs and to apply, please visit the Executive Education website.