Executive Education

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Course can be conducted onsite at your organization or modified to suit your organization’s needs. We offer custom solutions in Aerospace & Defense, Global Supply Chain, Healthcare, and Leadership. Contact our industry representatives for more information.

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Emerging Leaders Program - Full Series

Course Description

This program is designed to prepare leaders for bigger roles in their organizations. It provides managers with tools and knowledge to effectively lead and is intended for high-potential employees, current managers, emerging leaders and promotable employees.

Key Benefits

  • Improve your leadership skills and knowledge.
  • Understand how design thinking spurs innovation.
  • Develop effective communication techniques.
  • Create and sustain a climate of excellence using effective talent management strategies.
  • Understand financial statements and contribution margin analysis.
  • Become more efficient in common business processes.
  • Prepare leaders to thrive in the chaos of the day-to-day by having a leadership mindset.

Available Industries: Leadership

Duration & Dates

This program is taught over a six-month period requiring employees to miss only two days per month. Each module is two days.



    Lea Anne Law, Director
    +1 (865) 974-1622

    Becky Powell, Program Coordinator


    This course is offered at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.


    Michael McIntyre

    Michael McIntyre is the Director of the EMBA for Strategic Leadership and former director of the Professional MBA Program at The University of Tennessee. His corporate training and management consulting ...

    Timothy Munyon

    Timothy P. Munyon (Ph.D., Florida State University) is an Associate Professor of Management and the Ray and Joan Myatt Research Fellow in the Haslam College of Business at the ...

    William Peterson

    Bill Peterson is a Lean best practices teacher and facilitator who draws on over 30 years of hands-on experience using Lean, TOC, Six Sigma, BPR, and other continuous improvement tools to ...

    J. Elaine Seat

    Elaine Seat is on the faculty of the Management Department of the Haslam College of Business at the University of Tennessee. Elaine arrived in the Business School via an unusual ...

    Jim Reeve

    Jim Reeve joined the faculty of the University of Tennessee in 1980 after completing his BSBA and MBA from Drake University and the PhD from Oklahoma State University.   At ...

    Martha Weeks

    Martha Weeks is a communications coach with clients in the technology and healthcare industries, and academia. She teaches workshops and coaches executives, engineers, entrepreneurs and clinicians to create and deliver ...


    The entire program costs $7,500. Individual two-day modules cost $1,600.

    Cost of this program includes breakfast, lunch and snacks, parking, all program and assessment materials, and continuing education units (upon request). Preferred pricing is available for multiple attendees from the same organization, current students and alumni of Haslam EMBA programs. Visit our preferred pricing page for more information.