Increasing the Success of Black Corporate Executives
Welcome to the WYN™ Academy General Management Program
Over the course of 12 weeks, participants will:
Explore relevant case studies
Engage in literature reviews
Contribute to online cohort discussions
Receive feedback and coaching from industry experts
View strategic simulations
Produce video presentations
Author an executive summary to present to their organization
Upon completion, participants will have a strong foundation in general manager competence including:
Demonstrate a greater understanding of GM Fundamentals
Experience a “Day in the life of a General Manager”
Master executive presentation based on business results
Module 1: Foundations of General Management
Mastering middle management requires agility in leadership, ﬁnance, and data analysis.
Through case studies, peer-learning and strategic connections with proven industry leaders,
this segment will ensure that you attain proﬁciency in the areas required for general management.
Module 2: General Manager Strategy
Departmental leadership involves a steep learning curve in executive inﬂuence, ﬁnancial mastery and the
ability to develop leaders. This module focuses on both building and communicating business rationale
for resource acquisition.
Module 3: C-Suite Presentation
Senior leadership requires exceptional communication, collaboration, and presentation skills.
This module focuses on preparing and delivering a presentation that demonstrates your agility, strategy and results