Custom Learning Solutions

  • Innovation

    Your organization faces complex issues. To stay competitive in today’s volatile business environment you need leaders with sophisticated skills and knowledge who can help you navigate the challenges, from globalization and regulatory uncertainty to your multi-generational workplaces. SMU Cox Executive Education has partnered with many forward thinking businesses to bridge the knowledge and experience gap. As your educational resource and consultant, we'll work closely with you to craft innovative, cost-effective learning experiences customized to your business challenges and taught by SMU Cox's award-winning faculty. Together, we'll empower your leaders with transformational skills to make immediate change.

  • Collaboration

    Cox Business Education Solutions is collaborative from start to finish. You create your program with our learning solutions specialists, guaranteeing that it's right for your business and your people.

    • Discovery. We work closely with you and your leadership team to learn about and analyze your specific organizational realities, needs and business challenges. Together, we zero in on specific pain points and we define success.
    • Development. With your input, we design and fine-tune a targeted solution that's optimized for the size and level of your group and responsive to any cultural sensitivities.
    • Delivery. We deliver learning experiences in the format that works best for you — from standalone seminars to modules spaced over time, on campus or onsite.
    • Assessment. We work with you in the early phase to chart measures of success. Then we collect program evaluation data and monitor the application of learning. Rigorous assessment means we can fine-tune your program as needed for future iterations.

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  • World-Class Faculty

    Our secret weapon: The SMU Cox faculty. The professors who'll craft and deliver learning experiences for your organization are proven experts. They're masters of business theory who publish their groundbreaking research in leading journals. They're top practitioners with years of experience solving tough business problems for leading corporations nationwide. And they're passionate teachers — dynamic and big-hearted mentors whose excitement is contagious.

    Meet the SMU Cox faculty

  • University Setting

    While you always have the option to host programs at your own facility, our clients agree that bringing team members to SMU ’s beautiful 210-acre campus sets the stage for the highest level of focus and interaction. The headquarters for your on-campus experience is the state-of-the-art James M. Collins Executive Education Center. Beyond the center your team can use the rich resources of the entire university and interact with intellectual powerhouses from across the schools of SMU.

  • Transformative Topics

    As experts in business education for professionals, we know from experience that the most successful leadership programs integrate training across four areas: Individual, interpersonal, managerial and organizational skills. Our flexible menu of transformational content allows us to customize your curriculum to fit your organization's culture and priorities.

    • Leading organizational change
    • Strategic thinking and innovation
    • Leading high performance teams
    • From conflict to collaboration
    • Hiring, engaging and retaining the best
    • Coaching for improved performance
    • Negotiations
    • Managing performance
    • Business strategy and value creation
    • Financial analysis and planning
    • Problem solving and decision making
    • Leading across generations
    • Influence without authority
    • Emotional intelligence
    • Globalization
    • Fourth-dimension leadership

    Let's create unique learning experiences that strengthen and future-proof your organization. Call us at 800.768.6699 or 214.768.3335 today to arrange a consultation with an executive education specialist.

Next Steps

Questions? Not sure which program fits your needs? Reach out to our team.