Successful Management for Business Achievement: The 5 Day MBA

An Intensive 5-Day Training Course

Successful Management for
Business Achievement:
The 5 Day MBA

Leadership, Strategy, Communication
Decision-Making and Marketing Essentials

Scheduled Dates

05 - 09 Feb 2024 London - UK $5,950
03 - 07 Jun 2024 Paris - France $5,950
05 - 09 Aug 2024 Kuala Lumpur - Malaysia $5,950
04 - 08 Nov 2024 London - UK $5,950
02 - 06 Dec 2024 Dubai - UAE $5,950
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Why Choose this Training Course?

In today’s highly competitive and challenging environment, it is critical to have the essentials skills needed to be successful as a manager or leader. This 5-Day MBA will focus on key competencies for success in any type of organization. This exciting and innovative training course will introduce you to the key leadership and management topics that you may study in a formal MBA training course.

This Successful Management for Business Achievement training course is designed to equip you with the essential knowledge and confidence to lead and manage in a fast moving and complex business environment. While this training course does not provide participants with a formal qualification, it does introduce participants to key areas that would be covered in a formal MBA training course and would be an ideal introduction for those considering an MBA course.

This PetroKnowledge training course will highlight:

  • Leadership and management essentials
  • Effective decision-making skills
  • Business strategy and creating a business model
  • Marketing essentials and influence psychology
  • Cross-Cultural communication skills

What are the Goals?

At the end of this Successful Management for Business Achievement: The 5 Day MBA training course, you will learn to: 

  • List important concepts, and proven strategies taught as part of a formal MBA program
  • Describe the essential ingredients of personal, management and business success
  • Outline the latest thinking in management and leadership
  • Understand strategy and the development of business models
  • Describe methods for effective decision-making
  • Demonstrate cross-cultural communication skills

Who is this Training Course for?

This PetroKnowledge training course is suitable to a wide range of professionals but will greatly benefit: 

  • All Supervisors, Middle Managers, Department Heads and Senior Managers
  • Engineers and other Technical Professionals moving into management positions
  • Human Resource (HR) Professionals including HR Business Partners
  • Non-business Professionals who need a wider understanding of leadership and management principles
  • All Professionals whose task it is to create or implement strategy who have not undertaken a formal MBA program
  • Those considering a formal MBA course
  • Anyone who are likely to take up managerial positions in the future
  • Professionals who would like a refresher course in MBA type topics and want to be familiar with current thinking about running an organization

How will this Training Course be Presented?

This Successful Management for Business Achievement: The 5 Day MBA training course will utilize a variety of proven adult learning techniques to ensure maximum understanding, comprehension and retention of the information presented. This includes stimulating presentations supporting each of the topics together with interactive trainer lead sessions of discussion.

There will also be many practical sessions where participants can practice and experience course-related activities. Practical exercises, case studies, short video presentations, small group work and feedback will be used to facilitate learning.

Organisational Impact

  • Ensures that attendees are appraised of current management thinking and its application
  • Provision of practical methodologies that can help improve results from all resources
  • Appreciate current issues in international business related to managing and leading
  • Awareness of how to use effective decision-making tools
  • Staff who appreciate the importance of on-going learning and development
  • Improved engagement with all stakeholders

Personal Impact

  • Appreciation of the essential ingredients of personal, management and business success
  • Understand the leader’s role in today’s increasingly difficult business environment
  • Learn vital business topics, concepts and proven strategies taught as part of an MBA program
  • Apply the concepts, tools, techniques and knowledge to gain benefit for you and your organization
  • Be aware of the challenges facing an organization seeking to achieve excellence
  • Develop practical and transferable skills

Daily Agenda

Day One: Leadership and Management Essentials

  • Management and Leadership - Are they different?
  • Essential Concepts of Leadership Theory that All Managers Need to Know
  • The Transformational Leader
  • Understanding Your Personal Management Style
  • Future Leaders – Generation ‘X’ and ‘Y

Day Two: Understanding Business Strategy & Business Models

  • Understanding Strategy
  • Vision & Mission Statements
  • Creating a Business Model Using the Business Model Canvas
  • Strategic Planning Tools
  • Strategic Analysis Using Pestle; Five Forces & Swot Analysis

Day Three: Decision-Making and Problem Solving

  • An Introduction to Decision-making & Problem Solving
  • The Decision-making Process
  • The Six-step Problem Solving Technique
  • Tools for Making Decisions (PMI, Crawford slop, 5 why’s, brainstorming)
  • Avoiding Groupthink

Day Four: Cross-Cultural Communication Skills

  • Understanding the Psychology of Communication
  • Removing the Barriers to Communication
  • Dimensions of Culture: Value Dimensions
  • Cross-cultural Communication
  • Improving Your Listening & Questioning Skills

Day Five: Marketing Essentials and Influence

  • Understanding Key Marketing Concepts
  • The Unique Selling Point (USP)
  • Market Research - How consumers are influenced into the markets and buy
  • Influence Strategies
  • Personal Action Plans


  • On successful completion of this training course, a PetroKnowledge Certificate will be awarded to the delegates

In Association With

GLOMACS Training

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Oxford Management Centre

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Frequently Asked Questions

How can I register for a training course?

  • To register online through our website, please click “Enroll Now” on the course page, complete and submit the form. A confirmation e-mail and instructions will be sent to the participant’s e-mail.
  • You may also get in touch with our Registration Team on
    +971 50 981 7386 | +971 2 557 7389 or send an email to

When and how do I arrange payments?

  • Payments can be made in USD or UAE local currency AED (Arab Emirates Dirhams) either by Bank Transfer or by Credit Card. Our Bank Account details will be provided on the invoice.
  • Course fees are payable upon booking unless a valid, authorized Purchase Order is provided and accepted.
  • Invoices will be sent via email/courier to the ID/name and address provided.
  • The course fee shall be settled prior to course start date. Corporate payments with existing payment policy shall be relayed to us in advance.

When should I expect to receive confirmation of registration?

Upon successful registration online, enrolment on the respective training course will be confirmed by Registration Team by e-mail along with the invoice and joining instruction.

Is there a discount for more than one registrant/course?

For corporate fees and group registration, please send your query to

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