MT GUIDE TO BUSINESS EDUCATION & TRAINING: Ashridge

MT GUIDE TO BUSINESS EDUCATION & TRAINING: Ashridge - PROFILE: Ashridge is one of the world's leading business schools, and delivers executive education and development to individuals and organisations that want to go further. We believe that all developm

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Last Updated: 31 Aug 2010

PROFILE: Ashridge is one of the world's leading business schools, and delivers executive education and development to individuals and organisations that want to go further. We believe that all development must make a difference, be practical and based on real-life issues. We have a comprehensive portfolio of open executive education programmes - including innovative MBA, MSc and Diploma - and a reputation as one of the world's leaders in customised programmes. Thriving organisation-consulting activities and application-orientated management research complement this. Our state-of-the-art Learning Resource centre is available virtually using internet technology to programme participants and corporate subscribers.

AREAS OF SPECIALISATION: The Ashridge approach highlights our specialism. We are a business school that practices applying leading-edge thinking. Learning at Ashridge is flexible, practical, but above all based on real life. All Ashridge faculty are business professionals with extensive international experience. They understand the issues facing business today and this informs the entire learning experience at Ashridge. More specifically, Ashridge specialises in leadership development, people skills, applied strategy, marketing, corporate social responsibility and alliances and acquisitions.

RECENT CLIENT: Clients include: PricewaterhouseCoopers, Deutsche Bank, Lufthansa, Merck, Rexam, ITTI Industries, Varta, J Sainsbury, Volkswagen, LLoyds TSB, Centrica, Allied Irish Bank.

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