Executive Short Program

Leadership in action

Creating your, and your organization's, future

We all know important it is to have a proactive approach to the future. To develop both yourself and your company you have to be able to position yourself at the core of your organization's strategic actions and create new opportunities.


This program will enable you to take up this challenge by analyzing your environment, strengthening your vision, increasing your reactivity and helping you to successfully lead change in your company. In this way you will be able to invent your professional future.




The best way to predict the future is to invent it." 

– Alan Kay



The program will enable you to:

Discover your own leadership skills and optimize your added value

Develop your future vision and share it

Broaden the scope of your decision-making

Pinpoint the "weak points" in your environment and strategically position yourself at the core of your company's development

Academic Director(s)

Christophe Schmaltz

Senior Lecturer, Leadership & Management Programs Coordinator, HEC Paris

Discover the program outline

Discover the program outline

Program Content

Consists of 3 themes

Theme 1


Increase your self-awareness, and that of your environment, to make effective decisions, understand decision-making processes and discover and experiment with a "visionary" approach.

Theme 2

Develop yourself

Use your intuitions and emotions to make decisions, develop your leadership skills by looking at your environment in a different light.

Theme 3


Practice taking risks and develop a shared vision.

Customize your learning journey

  • management
    3 days - essential

  • +
  • marketing
    3 days - expert

  • +
  • management
    4 days - excellence

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  • hec paris executive education certificate

2 years

Obtain an HEC Paris certificate
You can personalize your study path according to your own needs and resources. You will be awarded an HEC Paris Executive Education certificate after a total of 10 days of training. This can be spread out over 3 intensive programs during a 2-year period. You can also join the HEC Executive Community.

Find out more from the brochure

The program is aimed at:
Directors, Business Unit Managers
High-potential Managers who are about to take on new responsibilities

Training costs

4785 € NET

Next session

  • Intake

Explore funding options

Find out more about possible funding options for the program you have chosen.

Download the brochure in French



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You may also oppose the use of your data, with a legitimate reason. You may only exercise this right with regards to your own personal data by contacting us at HEC Paris, Data Protection, 1 rue de la Libération, 78350 Jouy en Josas, France or via email at donnes-personnelles at hec.fr with the subject line “Data Protection” and by adding in an attachment a copy of your photo ID.

For further information, please contact :

Laure Nascimento da Silva

Program Advisor

More than just a pretty place

HEC Paris Le Château is more than a neoclassical landmark. It is the perfect place in which to take a step back and improve yourself with concrete training which you will put into application as soon as you return to your company.









We deliver our short programs when and where you choose

With our in-house short program offer you can train your teams whenever and wherever suits you best.

Contact us at inter-privileges@hec.fr, and we will arrange for the academic team to come to the location of your choice and deliver the same content that is taught on campus.


Tried and tested for you

Discover the experiences of current and former participants.

Tristan Defoucher

Manager d'équipe de vente


Apprendre à mieux se connaître et mieux comprendre son environnement. Apprendre à oser et à garder le cap du sens et des émotions. Qui ose gagne, dans sa relation aux autres et donc comme leader !"

Mohamed Ould Bamba

Vice President of the Gas Monetization – Technip Corporate Services


Une formation qui met l’humain au centre des préoccupations de l’entreprise, rafraîchissant !"


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