TEP Alumnus Scott Tingle Ready for Liftoff

Posted on October 25, 2017 by Caroline Newman | UVA Today

In December, Scott Tingle, who in 2015 completed The Executive ProgramDarden Executive Education's flagship program for senior leaders, will travel to Baikonur, Kazakhstan to fulfill a lifelong dream: space travel.

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Topics: Darden News, Global Business, Strategy, Leadership, TEP, Executive Program, ISS, Space station, UVA Today, NASA

TEP 2018 Expands to Tackle Current Challenges in an Fast-Changing World

Posted on September 19, 2017 by Dawn Driscoll

Companies today face an unprecedented rate of change, and their senior leaders must be agile decision-makers and global strategists who steer their organizations through volatility to drive growth. To meet these ever-evolving needs, Darden is refreshing our flagship senior leadership experience, The Executive Program (TEP) for 2018, extending the program to four weeks from 3-29 June 2018.

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Topics: Darden News, Global Business, Strategy, Leadership, TEP, Executive Program

Exec Ed Collaborates with Middle Eastern Manufacturing Organization to Deliver Custom Leadership Program and Interact with Darden MBA Students

Posted on March 20, 2017 by Brittany Schmid

Darden Executive Education recently partnered with Aluminum Bahrain (Alba), a manufacturing organization in the Middle East to develop a custom program titled, The Alba Next Generation Leadership Program. This was a unique opportunity to work with one of the largest aluminum smelters in the world.

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Topics: Global Business, Leadership, Middle East

The Executive Program (TEP) Hosts DC Residency

Posted on February 15, 2017 by Dawn Driscoll

At the very moment the world's eyes are on Washington D.C., our flagship course, The Executive Program (TEP), will be hosting a residency in the Washington, D.C, area. The program will provide an opportunity for participants to connect directly with global thought leaders and policymakers on subjects including trade policy, immigration policy, global markets, cybersecurity and more.

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Topics: Disruption, Global Business, Washington, D.C., Strategy, Leadership

Partner Program with ISB Provides Rich Cultural Exchange

Posted on December 14, 2016 by Dawn Driscoll

We recently completed the second module of the two-part Global Strategy and Leadership Program that Darden developed in partnership with the Indian School of Business (ISB). The first module featured a five-day strategy course hosted by ISB in Hyderabad, India. The second module, hosted by Darden in Charlottesville, included a bridging session for the participants, who then joined with an additional cohort for our True Leadership program (recently renamed as Purpose Driven Leadership). Participants agreed that being part of the multicultural cohort enriched their experience and provided unique insights into the challenges and opportunities for organizations around the world.

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Topics: Global Business, ISB, Indian School of Business, Strategy, Leadership

Executive Education and MAS Holdings Partner to Develop Senior Leaders in Asia

Posted on July 28, 2016 by Dawn Driscoll

Photo credit: MAS Holdings

Darden has found a kindred spirit in new partner organization MAS Holdings. One of the world’s most recognized design-to-delivery solution providers in apparel and textile manufacturing, Sri Lanka-based MAS Holdings is a community-focused organization dedicated to providing a sustainable working and living environment for its more than 79,000 employees in 48 manufacturing facilities across 15 countries.

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Topics: Innovation, Darden News, Global Business, Design Thinking