Fundamentals of Strategic Management

Strategic management deals with the basic question why and how firms can achieve sustained competitive advantage and how they can translate competitive advantage into superior financial performance.

In this course students will receive a broad and thorough understanding of the theoretical foundations of strategic management and how they can be used to craft and implement winning strategies in today´s challenging business world.

Topics covered by the course:

  • Theoretical foundations of strategic management

  • Competitive strategy analysis and design

  • State of the art strategy topics: Business model innovation, Business eco systems, Disruptive Innovation, Strategy process / practice, Alliances and M&A