Enhance your continuing education opportunities with Thunderbird Online’s Executive Certificates and Foundation Courses for Global Business. Thunderbird Online’s facilitated online professional development programs are available to global business professionals around the world. These top-ranked programs are accessible, convenient and up-to-date with the most insightful global business content from the world’s #1 ranked school in international business based in Glendale, AZ. The uniquely flexible online continuing education programs, combined with unmatched global business content, ensure you are fluent in the language of global business. Thunderbird Online’s professional development programs provide you with a comprehensive education in core global business concepts to broaden your global mindset, sharpen your global skills and enhance your marketability.
Improve your understanding of global business focusing specifically on marketing, leadership and finance to increase your global effectiveness and marketability. Use the skills learned in your business essentials certificate to define and implement global strategies that will positively drive results for your organization. Download your syllabus.
Develop your understanding of CSR as a system where businesses monitor and ensure their active compliance with the law, ethical standards and international guidelines to define and create a sustainable value chain. Thunderbird’s three-course online certificate will empower you with the knowledge and skills to analyze and develop a global CSR plan, and create sustainable systems to grow the financial and social value of your organization. Download your syllabus.
Develop your understanding of the background knowledge, tools, conceptual understanding and hands-on skills necessary to succeed in the world of global finance. Whether your goal is to incorporate these skills into your current career, or position yourself for a transition into global finance, this three-course online professional development program will give you the confidence and capability to conduct business globally with secure, smart and success-based finance strategies. Download your syllabus.
Develop your understanding of global leadership success strategies and the skills to enhance your leadership effectiveness. Use these skills to define and implement strategies that will transform your business. Gain the knowledge and skills to analyze and develop a global leadership plan to inspire teamwork, leadership, and effective collaboration. Download your syllabus.
Develop your global management skill set by focusing on cross-cultural communication, leadership and corporate social responsibility to increase your global effectiveness and foster team success. Use these skills to create value for your team, and drive results across your entire organization. Download your syllabus.
Effective marketing on a global scale takes more than a traditional marketing strategy, analysis and approach. It takes a keen understanding of cultural differences and a broad perspective on how to set your organization’s products or services apart in the global marketplace. Develop the background knowledge, tools, conceptual understanding and hands-on skills to succeed in the world of global marketing. Download your syllabus.
Negotiation is an art acquired over time by understanding who your audience is, and how you can best communicate with them. Handling global communication and negotiation is a delicate task, and crafting agreements is a constant challenge in an ever-changing global environment. Stakes are higher and negotiations trickier when the parties involved come from different cultures and customs. Learn how to develop a winning global negotiation strategy by understanding the tools to help maximize leverage, minimize misunderstandings and effectively execute your negotiation plan. Download your syllabus.
Develop an understanding of the skills necessary to analyze international customer credit risks. Interpret financial statements, manage accounts receivable, international credit and collections, and use the most appropriate export risk mitigation and financing alternatives. Download your syllabus.
Thunderbird Online’s Foundation Courses for Global Business enable you to further your education in a specific global business area. These business courses are 100% online and available at your convenience. Each course is typically completed in just 1-3 weeks, and provide you with access to information in a global business area of the most interest to you. Courses available in:
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