Strategy Tools Master Trainer Program
Develop strategic skills. Accelerate change in our intensive 5 day, hands-on program. Work directly with Strategy Tools Founder, Christian Rangen.
Duration: 5 days, on-site program
Will be announced as soon as it is safe to host in-person events again.
Where: Strategy Tools Design Studio, Stavanger, Norway
What is the Master Trainer Program?
The Strategy Tools Master Trainer is an advanced level strategy facilitator program. It is aimed at a limited number of highly experienced participants.
Upon completion of the program, you will have deep insights into the Strategy Tools’ portfolio, you will be confident to run large, complex strategy sessions, internally or with clients.
Beyond this, you will have a deep understanding of how to use the various strategy tools across multiple working formats, like Hackathons, Sprints, Bootcamps & Strategy Journeys.
You will also get a deep dive and hands-on training on our latest materials on Building the Transformational Company.
The best use of your time for an exciting week
Carlos Jose Gallegos Echeverria
Former Partner, EY
Why Join the Master Trainer Program?
Develop Your Strategy Skills
Build new skills in strategy tools, techniques, and case studies. You will spend significant time in groups solving strategy cases, using new tools. You will design, plan and run strategy sessions; while getting constant feedback.
Build a Bigger Client Pipeline
For consultants, this is an excellent way to enhance your skills and build a bigger client pipeline. For internal strategists and strategy leaders, you will learn how to grow your «internal pipeline» and boost demand.
Accelerate Strategic Impact
Long term, you invest in your own skills to achieve a higher strategic impact for your firm or your clients. Work directly with Chris and his team to better understand how you can accelerate strategic impact.
What you get
Advanced-level strategy training
- Strategy tools & facilitation training
- Business development & customer acquisition
- Professional impact with your clients, students or corporations
- Deep dive case studies
- Strategy Simulation Discovery Session for all 3 simulations: ScaleUp!, Transform! & Supercluster!
- Advanced level expertise
- Listed on strategytools.io as official Master Trainer
- Part of the Strategy Tools partner network
- Train others in strategy tools
A good fit for you?
The Master Trainer program is open for anyone with an interest in strategy, innovation and large-scale transformation.
The Strategy Tools Master Trainer program will give you a suite of tools and practical training to boost your client impact. Learn how to create new growth strategies and transformation for your clients.
Strategy & Innovation Leaders
Chief Strategy Officers, EVP/VP Strategy, Strategy facilitators, Strategy Leads, Innovation Directors & Managers, Innovation Project Teams. Apply field-tested, future-fit strategy tools. Chart a new strategic direction, design disruptive innovation and launch new high-growth business models faster.
Aspiring for top leadership roles? Lacking the tools and experience? Join the Strategy Tools Master Trainer program and boost your strategic leadership skills. Requires extensive background in strategy, innovation, entrepreneurship and business development.
Business School Faculty
Faculty across strategy, innovation, entrepreneurship, new ventures creation, transformation and change management will find the program highly relevant. Requires faculty to be open to experiential learning, workshop design, and co-creating learning environments.
A good fit for you?
Take an in-depth look into what you will experience if you join us for the next Master Trainer.
- A day-to-day walk-through of the 5-day Master Trainer program in January 2020
- Facilitator’s Notes
- Selected Case Studies from the January program
- Participant Reflections
Key Topics We Explore During the Program
- 50+ strategy tools – where to start and how to use them
- From tools to impact – choosing the right tools for the right strategy process
- Dominant logic in strategy & transformation
- How to apply Building the Transformational Company playbook with your clients or your own company
- How to design and run world-class strategy workshops
- Multiple training & feedback rounds
It’s a whole different language for strategy you are learning.
Strategy & Leadership Consultant
Experience gamification in strategy
- Take a leadership role in all our strategy simulations
- Innovative and effective way to approach strategy development
- Work on strategy differently – and more effectively
Official Kick-off Dinner
Your users & customers
Which problem are you trying to solve
Corporate strategy & innovation
From tools to strategy process
Evening case: Corporate
Building the Transformational Company
How to apply the Building the Transformational Company playbook in real life
START-UPS & ECOSYSTEM
Scale Up! Simulation
Startup tools & how to use them
Who needs it
Case study: working with accelerators & ecosystems
Evening working session
INNOVATION CLUSTERS & YOUR BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT
Supercluster case study: NCE Seafood Innovation
Facilitator deep dive: 1:1, Workshop design, strategy simulation
Business Development & Customer acquisitions
Your use case: your users
Advanced facilitation methods in action
Receive Official Certification
The Master Trainer program is developed and taught by Christian Rangen.
Chris has over 15 years experience as business school faculty, having designed and taught over 20 different programs and classes across strategy, innovation, entrepreneurship, and energy transformation.
He has extensive experience designing and running executive education programs and online learning programs. His previous programs have had participants from more than 60 countries around the world.
“This week has elevated my knowledge of strategy beyond my expectations and has inspired my vision of my future career.”
Due to COVID-19, we are happy to initiate conversations and register your interest. We will only formally start booking and confirming participation once this is deemed safe from COVID health point of view.
If you sign up, but for some reason you are unable to travel, we will move you to the next available program at zero extra cost.