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Services

Corporate consulting 

Our Institute offers corporate consulting to companies in the following areas.

 

Strategic business development - business planning, branding, international development, marketing, modernization, trade export and investment facilitation.

 

Performance management - workflow and process improvements, efficiency enhancement, KPI development, monitoring & reporting and talent management.  

 

Transformation management - innovative changes & influences, adaptability, new methodologies, impact of technology and change management.

 

Corporate governance - organizational development, board governance, stakeholder roles & responsibilities, values & ethics, effective communications and corporate social responsibility.

 

Stakeholder engagement - strategic partnership development with government, non-profits, NGOs, interest groups, investors, partners, importers, exporters, and distributors. 

 

Sector focus
  • Technology start-ups

  • Transportation

  • Entrepreneurship

  • Financial services

  • Business & Professional Services

  • Architecture

  • NGOs

  • Retail

  • Government

  • Engineering

  • Education

Professional development

Our Institute offers professional development for individuals, pursuing personal growth through executive training and pursuit of industry designations. 

We offer world class programs for senior executives with our newest executive program in Global Leadership and Business Diplomacy, in partnership with the United Nations Institute for Training and Research in Switzerland.

We facilitate preparatory sessions and training for obtaining international industry accreditations, such as the Certified International Trade Professional (CITP) designation granted by the Forum for International Trade Training in Canada, as well as the Certified Management Consultant (CMC) designation granted by the International Council of Management Consulting Institutes in the United Kingdom.

We also offer customized training workshops for companies to enhance team collaboration, network building, sales and negotiation, communication and stakeholder engagement.

Organizational development

Our Institute coordinates in-bound & out-bound professional delegation visits for corporations, NGOs, government, businesses, start-ups, academic institutions and associations.

We develop customized programs for organizations to achieve corporate success through cross-border understanding, business partnerships, exchanges, cultural awareness and site visits between the Greater Bay Area and the rest of the world.