The Mini MBA
for Senior & Executive Assistants

Upcoming Programme Dates

The Mini MBA for Senior & Executive Assistants is delivered over a 5 month period. The blended learning Programme consists of 9 modules delivered via the Your Excellency Virtual Academy. 5 modules are 3 hour live Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT) and 4 modules are pre-recorded webinars. In between each module you will perform some independent learning to include research, application of tools and models, and development of a case study.

A live Introductory session will detail the Programme flow, timings and expectations in between modules and outline “case study” requirements upon completion of all 9 modules.

Upcoming Programme dates are detailed below. All times are UK time. 

To confirm your place, please contact Malcolm Taylor: malcolm@yourexcellency.co.uk +44 7824 619125

Programme Start February 2021

Meet the trainer and your fellow learners on the programme. This session will detail the programme flow, timings and expectations in between modules and outline “case study” requirements upon completion of all 9 modules.

Delivery Format: 60 minute Virtual Instructor Led Live Training

9.30 am February 18th 2021

Gain a clear understanding of how you prefer to learn, your motivational traits and which work style you best fit. This module will set the foundations to allow you to get the most from this Programme by ensuring you learn in your preferred style.

Delivery Format: 60 minute pre-recorded webinar

Understand the purpose and approach to business strategy. Learn what makes a successful strategy through analysis of both the external and internal environments. Understand the importance and process of communicating and implementing the strategy throughout the organisation.

Delivery Format: 3 hour Virtual Instructor Led Live Training

9.30 am March 4th 2021

Where should you place your time, energy and resources to manage the needs, wants and requirements of both internal and external stakeholders? Learn how to meet strategic outcomes by knowing which of your stakeholders have the greatest influence and impact.

Delivery Format: 60 minute pre-recorded webinar

Why is impactful leadership so important and why do leadership styles require situational flexibility? Learn the difference between leadership and management and how both can be used to good effect. What makes good performance management? Recognise the importance and art of giving and receiving effective feedback.

Delivery Format: 3 hour Virtual Instructor Led Live Training

9.30 am March 31st 2021

Gain an insight into the difference between a marketing strategy and a marketing plan, the power of branding and how to gain and sustain competitive advantage. Understand what makes a successful marketing mix and learn how strategic ideas are realised through marketing actions.

Delivery Format: 3 hour Virtual Instructor Led Live Training

9.30 am April 29th 2021

Recognise the key elements to a business plan and relate business plans to business strategy. Use business planning methodology to create business cases to justify projects or investments. How can you monitor and measure strategic success using performance based tools?

Delivery Format: 60 minute pre-recorded webinar

How well can you understand, read and interpret the 3 main financial statements? Gain an understanding of financial terminology and jargon, learn the Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) of financial success and perform cash management analysis.

Delivery Format: 3 hour Virtual Instructor Led Live Training

9.30am May 27th 2021

Expand your financial knowledge to create and manage budgets. Learn how to identify costs and use these within budgetary planning. Differentiate between budgets & forecasts and understand their contribution to the business performance process.

Delivery Format: 60 minute pre-recorded webinar

Expertly prepare, plan, deliver and evaluate successful projects using recognised project management methodology. Draw on your skills from all previous modules to create a project combining all the learning from The Mini MBA Programme.

Delivery Format: 3 hour Virtual Instructor Led Live Training

9.30am June 24th 2021

Programme Start March 2021

Meet the trainer and your fellow learners on the programme. This session will detail the programme flow, timings and expectations in between modules and outline “case study” requirements upon completion of all 9 modules.

Delivery Format: 60 minute Virtual Instructor Led Live Training

1.30 pm March 16th 2021

Gain a clear understanding of how you prefer to learn, your motivational traits and which work style you best fit. This module will set the foundations to allow you to get the most from this Programme by ensuring you learn in your preferred style.

Delivery Format: 60 minute pre-recorded webinar

Understand the purpose and approach to business strategy. Learn what makes a successful strategy through analysis of both the external and internal environments. Understand the importance and process of communicating and implementing the strategy throughout the organisation.

Delivery Format: 3 hour Virtual Instructor Led Live Training

1.30 pm March 30th 2021

Where should you place your time, energy and resources to manage the needs, wants and requirements of both internal and external stakeholders? Learn how to meet strategic outcomes by knowing which of your stakeholders have the greatest influence and impact.

Delivery Format: 60 minute pre-recorded webinar

Why is impactful leadership so important and why do leadership styles require situational flexibility? Learn the difference between leadership and management and how both can be used to good effect. What makes good performance management? Recognise the importance and art of giving and receiving effective feedback.

Delivery Format: 3 hour Virtual Instructor Led Live Training

1.30 pm April 21st 2021

Gain an insight into the difference between a marketing strategy and a marketing plan, the power of branding and how to gain and sustain competitive advantage. Understand what makes a successful marketing mix and learn how strategic ideas are realised through marketing actions.

Delivery Format: 3 hour Virtual Instructor Led Live Training

1.30 pm May 20th 2021

Recognise the key elements to a business plan and relate business plans to business strategy. Use business planning methodology to create business cases to justify projects or investments. How can you monitor and measure strategic success using performance based tools?

Delivery Format: 60 minute pre-recorded webinar

How well can you understand, read and interpret the 3 main financial statements? Gain an understanding of financial terminology and jargon, learn the Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) of financial success and perform cash management analysis.

Delivery Format: 3 hour Virtual Instructor Led Live Training

1.30 pm June 23rd 2021

Expand your financial knowledge to create and manage budgets. Learn how to identify costs and use these within budgetary planning. Differentiate between budgets & forecasts and understand their contribution to the business performance process.

Delivery Format: 60 minute pre-recorded webinar

Expertly prepare, plan, deliver and evaluate successful projects using recognised project management methodology. Draw on your skills from all previous modules to create a project combining all the learning from The Mini MBA Programme.

Delivery Format: 3 hour Virtual Instructor Led Live Training

1.30 pm July 15th 2021

Request The Mini MBA Course Information Pack

Enter your details below to receive a free course prospectus by email. Next Programme start date February 18th 2021