August 30, 2022: Times Pro has launched the Executive Programme in Strategy & Leadership in collaboration with the Indian Institute of Management Kashipur to provide skills for learners to take managerial decisions for effective execution of strategic plans and develop new concepts to drive organisational entrepreneurship and innovation.
The 12-month Executive Programme in Strategy & Leadership will build competencies among executives for the next generation roles where they learn managerial and strategic skills necessary to develop impactful leadership. The programme draws from four disciplines – strategic management, communication, human resource & organisational behaviour, and economics to instil abilities to take better and swift managerial decisions.
The Executive Programme in Strategy & Leadership will be conducted via TimesPro’s state-of-the-art Interactive Learning (IL) platform and delivered in Direct-to-Device (D2D) mode and includes a three-day campus-immersive session for learners. It follows a proven pedagogy consisting of class exercises, presentations, take-home exercises, simulations, and case studies.
The programme will help learners vastly enhance their skillsets by learning subjects such as Strategic Thinking, Corporate Strategy, Strategy Execution, Strategy Execution, and Leading Design of Organisations, among others, and includes a capstone project.
Speaking on the announcement, Sunil Sood, Chief Business Officer, Executive Education, TimesPro, said, “It is imperative in constantly evolving business environments, organisations must plan by identifying potential managers within the talent pool. This programme will provide professionals with specific insights, vital skills, and transformational abilities with decision-making skills for execution.”
Prof. Shobha Tiwari, Assistant Professor & Area Chair Strategy, Indian Institute of Management, said, “The Executive Programme in Strategy & Leadership will help executives build their repertoire to lead their organisation into the future. It will enable them to successfully work towards accomplishing short and long-term targets, fulfilling business objectives, and driving performance in the organisation.”
TimesPro, established in 2013, is a leading Higher EdTech platform dedicated to empowering the career growth of aspiring learners by equipping them with skills to rise in a competitive world. TimesPro’s H.EdTech programmes are created to meet the rapidly changing industry requirements and have been blended with technology to make them accessible & affordable.
TimesPro offers a variety of created and curated learning programmes across a range of categories, industries, and age groups. They include employment-oriented early career programmes across BFSI, e-Commerce, and technology sectors; executive education for working professionals in collaboration with premier educational institutions like IIMs and IITs; and organisational learning and development interventions at the corporate level.
TimesPro also collaborates with India’s leading MNCs across varied sectors to provide upskilling and reskilling solutions to boost employability and create a robust workforce.
TimesPro is a Higher EdTech initiative by the Times of India Group.
About IIM Kashipur:
The Indian Institute of Management Kashipur is a second-generation IIM set up by the Government of India in 2011. It aspires to achieve excellence in management education by using innovative teaching methods, promoting high quality research, and practicing sustainable leadership. The institute develops socially conscious, competent, and ethical business leaders and researchers capable of critical thinking, innovation, and entrepreneurship while being inclusive and focusing on both regional development and internationalisation. IIM Kashipur is committed to its four core values: collegiality, transparency, green consciousness, pro-active engagement with all stakeholders.
Our strategic goals include improvement of the academic ecosystem; synergy between educational theory, practice, and research; promotion of innovation, entrepreneurship, and public service; empowerment of local stakeholders; upliftment of economically challenged sections of the society; and gender diversity. The institute fosters academic excellence through its MBA & EMBA programmes, Executive Education, Doctorate Programmes, along with Executive/Management Development, Short Duration Programmes and Postgraduate/Executive Certificate Programmes. The institute has partnered with several PSUs, Ministries, National Academies along with several state and central government institutions.
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