is to contribute to solving business and world issues by sharing knowledge, experience and best practices amongst different stakeholders on a certain topic. Our study tour programs are a great learning experience for the participants. Besides learning from Faculty and speakers, participants get a the taste of a different culture, city and people they get to interact with. Getting an out of the classroom experience is utterly important to stimulate personal development and ensure new business connections and collaboration opportunities take place. This is at least what we find important.
Our passion is educating others, in which we excel because of our independence, in-depth knowledge, experience and high quality content.
We believe that we can solve business issues and identify new innovations by breaking through standard thinking patterns and existing silo’s. We do this by providing the participants with new insights, ideas and best practices on any preferred theme.
Study Tours has an extensive global network consisting of distinguished leaders from MNO’s, SME’s, NGO’s and governmental organizations on the one hand and Deans, Directors and Faculty from top Business Schools and Universities on the other hand. They are all passionate about management education and are an invaluable source of knowledge, experience and advice.
– We deliver high quality programs & support
– We connect you with the best stakeholders worldwide (facilitating Business Schools, Faculty, speakers, companies).
– We enable you to focus on your core business
– We save your organization critical resources
– We offer you a branding opportunity to attract prospective students/clients
NORTH AMERICA: MANAGING COMPLEXITY IN GLOBAL ORGANIZATIONS
Global organizations face new challenges in today’s turbulent market on a daily basis. This Programme focuses on managing complexity and is geared towards managers who lead during times of change with a global mind set and skill set. Key words: managing under uncertainly, ambiguity, leading across cultures, creating and sustaining high performance teams, leadership in the 21st century, change management
EUROPE: PORTS OF THE WORLD
Rotterdam, the Netherlands
The port of Rotterdam is the number 8th Port in the world after the Asian Ports. It is however the most enhanced Port in the world regarding operational efficiency, automation and extended land. During this Study Tour participants will visit the port of Rotterdam and its stakeholders and will be introduced to the political, economical and cultural aspects of doing business in and with the Europe(an Union).
SOUTH AMERICA: SUSTAINABLE ENTREPRENEURSHIP
Sao Paulo & Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
This Study Tour gives an insight in the inequality and poverty in Brazil and discusses the current situation, challenges and opportunities for sustainable entrepreneurship. Participants will get the opportunity to meet social entrepreneurs in the farfellas (slums), which will be a life changing experience. This Study Tour motivates participants to become agents of social responsibility, find business opportunities that preserve natural resources and reduce poverty, and to help them build a community of stakeholders around sustainable development projects.
DOING BUSINESS IN EUROPE
“Study Tours is an awesome concept! Very informative and a lot of exposure into the technological and business environment. Full package all round I would come back and do it all again!”
– Kerry-Lee Swartz, Manager Transport Product Africa, participant TETA ILDP Programme Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS)
“A fun and formative experience!” - “Committed to achieve excellence” - “No detail is too small. Study tours took care of it all”
-Global Executive MBA participants, INCAE Business School
“Though we hear a lot about Consulting and McKinsey during the MBA classes, an opportunity to visit their corporate office; see what it is like; listen to senior management people explaining what they do and how they work and to feel their work culture means a lot to us. Thanks to Study Tours for giving us the opportunity to visit McKinsey, Brussels office. It was fascinating and we enjoyed the experience.”
– Lourdes Pradeep, Owner/Business Lead, Native Sparrow & MBA Alumni, RSM Erasmus University
“Our Study Tour to Brussels visiting Deutsche Bank was a learningful experience as part of my MBA Programme. I got a chance to meet the Vice President of Deutsche Bank’s representation in Brussels to discuss Public Policy and EU Affairs, which helps me to successfully do business within the EU context”
– Ying Zhang, Management Trainee, Bank of China & MBA Alumna, RSM Erasmus University