Course Description

Diploma in Improving Critical Business Skills – Level 3

Global Edulink

What does it take to gain long-lasting business success? Find the answer here!

This comprehensive course will provide you with in-depth knowledge of how to gain that lasting business success that you would usually only find on high-level MBA courses within the most prestigious business schools.

On this course, you will receive extensive information from renowned educators who are experts within their respective fields.

The course focuses on these five key areas:

  • Strategy
  • Operations
  • Finance and accounting
  • Organisational behaviour
  • Marketing

In each section, you will learn about everything from key terms and methodologies to research-backed strategies. You will also investigate case studies involving some of the world’s most influential companies. Full details of the extensive list of course modules is outlined below.

Having a Diploma in Improving Critical Business Skills demonstrates that an individual has sound analytical skills, critical thinking, leadership ability, effective communication, numerical computation and computer literacy to name just a few. It demonstrates a keen eye for strategy and the facility to make successful business decisions. All of this means that candidates with this qualification will be highly sought after and will be able to establish their own business or become an integral part of a business which has already been set-up. Not only this, there are a whole host of highly desirable related careers available to someone with this qualification, such as Consultancy, Operations Management or Government Services.

Moreover, our online course is so well designed you will feel that you are in the classroom! This course is comprised of professionally narrated e-Learning modules, interactive quizzes, tests and exams. All delivered through a system that you will have access to 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for 365 days (12 months). An effective support service and study materials will build your confidence to study effectively and guide you to secure your qualification.

Course Curriculum

  1. Strategy is about making choices
  2. How apple raises competitive barriers and danger of straddling
  3. Identifying trader joes doesnt do
  4. First movers or fast followers?
  5. Netflix met blockbuster
  6. How to anticipate your rival’s response?
  7. Why was pixar acquired by disney?
  8. Explaining the diversification discount
  9. Definition of forward and backward integration
  10. The winner’s curse in mergers and acquisitions
  11. The lean startup methodology
  12. Explaining the power of superior operations
  13. Definition of leaner & meaner production
  14. Process of refining service operations and demand?
  15. Process of inventory rightsizing
  16. How to manage supply and suppliers?
  17. Learning the long reach of logistics
  18. Business processes rethinking
  19. Operational performance measuring and margins.
  20. How to leverage your supply chain?
  21. Overview of reducing risk building resilience
  22. Learning accounting and finance decision-making tools
  23. How to understand a balance sheet?
  24. How to read and analyze an income statement?
  25. Analyzing a cash flow statement and trend and ratio.
  26. Process of cost-volume-profit analysis and time value of money.
  27. Identifying the trade-off between risk and return
  28. Method of using net present value by investors and net present value
  29. The debt and equity costs weighing and value a company’s stock
  30. Organizational results achieving
  31. Explaining the value of great leadership and emotional intelligence
  32. The art of key effective communications
  33. Explore the motivation & performance connection and win with teamwork
  34. How to coach from gridiron to boardroom?
  35. Definition of power relationships and guidelines for handling conflict.
  36. Understanding the bathsheba syndrome and ethics
  37. How to lead real organizational change? & enables career success.
  38. Definition of marketing and market segmentation
  39. How to target a market segment?
  40. Way of positioning your offering and sources of sales growth.
  41. How to derive value from your customers? & customer experiences.
  42. The process of successful branding
  43. Definition of customer driven pricing
  44. Marketing communications strategy
  45. Understanding the promise and perils of social media and innovative marketing research

Who is this course aimed at?

  • From entry-level employees to CEOs, no matter the industry or size
  • MBA students to use as an easily-accessible resource
  • Anyone wishing to work in or who already works in a related field


Successful candidates will be awarded a Level 3 Diploma in Improving Critical Business Skills.

Other Benefits

  • High quality e-learning study materials and mock exams.
  • Tutorials/materials from the industry leading experts.
  • 24/7 Access to the Learning Portal.
  • Benefit of applying NUS extra Discount Card.
  • Recognised Accredited Qualification.
  • Excellent customer service and administrative support.


College Name Global Edulink
Course Category Business, Business Management
Course Type Online Learning
Course Qualification CPD
Course Location Athlone, Westmeath, Dublin, Ireland
Course Fee 59
Course Duration 365 Days
Entry Requirements • This course is available to all students, of all academic backgrounds. Having good education background will be an advantage. • Basic understanding of English language, literacy, numeracy and ICT are required to attend this course. • Learners should be ages 17 or over to undertake the qualification.
Career Path Although this course is not a specific job qualification, it will be of tremendous benefit for you to work for an array of job roles in the business world. You can also use this course to improve your work productivity and to demand for salary increments and job promotions from the organisation. Listed below are few of the industries this course will be beneficial in, • Advertising and Marketing • Business Writer • Business Analyst • Consultancy • Banking • Logistics • Operations Management • Government Services
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CityPoint, 1 Ropemaker Street, London, EC2Y 9HU, Dublin, United Kingdom

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