Executive Education - Program Overview

Program Overview

Take your leadership to the next level. At W. P. Carey, we believe people who possess hard and soft skills drive business results. They propel organizations forward, find solutions, manage strategic projects, and inspire followership.

The Ready Next Leadership program will broaden your functional knowledge while strengthening your leadership perspectives to prepare you for what comes next.

Become a Ready Next Leader

Ready Next is designed for individual contributors or managers preparing for or seeking an expanded leadership role by:

  • Attaining fresh perspectives on how to drive business success through people, processes and projects across the enterprise
  • Accelerating leadership capabilities through an advanced understanding of self, others, the enterprise and the customer
  • Broadening business acumen beyond your area of expertise

Key Benefits

  • Explore the intersection between hard and soft skills and how that intersection impacts individuals, teams and organizational success
  • Develop personal leadership characteristics and personal style to fit the business need and increase your range of effectiveness
  • Deepen your understanding of your role in translating the organization’s strategy and vision for strategic execution
  • Engage in personal assessments, role-plays, class discussions and a competitive team case analysis
  • Build a personal leadership development plan tying learning to application
  • Gain a network of peers and colleagues to draw upon best practices and experience across functions, organizations and industries

Ready Next

Take your leadership to the next level.

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program cost

$5,500 per person
Discounts for ASU alumni and other organizations

Ready Next begins October 2014