Enroll in our Expert Certificate Courses Online from Harvard Square
Build skills and insights in any number of business areas with the Leaders Excellence Certificate Courses℠ and complete a specialized certificate course to enhance your resume.
Want to refresh your skills and strengthen your credentials—but don’t have much room in your schedule? Our courses are designed for busy business professionals who are short on time, but want to get rapid knowledge and insights in a specific business area. These courses cover the latest trends, theories, and strategies as well as the classic ideals that form the foundation of current practices. Be inspired by innovative ideas and unique insights from business thought leaders, industry experts, and academics. Choose one course, or combine topics and courses to build your knowledge even faster.
Key benefits of the Leaders Excellence certificate courses, delivered 100% online from Harvard Square:
Choose from 140+ courses to focus on the skills you care about most.
Position yourself for advancement and new opportunities in your field.
Gain skills you can apply immediately to add value to your organization.
Learn online from Harvard Square, on your schedule, from your mobile device or computer.
Each online course includes our course modules, allowing you to take it when you’re ready and at your own pace. Online learners are more and more interested in taking control of their own learning rather than the traditional classroom approaches. In short, this is a cost-effective, convenient, and self-paced learning environment.
The Leaders Excellence Certificate Courses℠ are an approved and registered service mark by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, classified under education class 41.
What are the Answers to Our Most Asked Questions?
$65 for each course, $120/2, $175/3
2-3 hours of study, 5 days of online access
Self-paced courses online from Harvard Square
Open enrollment all year around with rolling admission
Professionals globally who aim for specialized insights and knowledge
Why Leaders Excellence?
Based on best practices and standards in online education, all our programs meet the high standards of U.S. education. As a leader of online MBA-level certificate programs, we deliver our self-paced courses and live teaching from our virtual “Harvard Square Classroom” to accredited universities as well as top institutions and organizations worldwide. As a member of the Harvard Square Business Association, we are included in the Harvard community at Harvard Square and a member of the Harvard Faculty Club. We are also a member of AACSB International, which places us in the same elite group with the best educational institutions and business schools in the world.
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Leaders Excellence is a top-level global leadership development provider. We offer uniquely designed, expert-led online executive education programs as well as an exclusive, members-only club at Harvard Square.
Our organization is supported by some of the world’s most esteemed thought leaders, deans, chairs, professors, and academic affiliates from such prestigious universities like Yale, MIT, Stanford, Wharton, and Harvard. Our most recent honorary fellows include the father of modern marketing Philip Kotler, as well as Harvard Business School professors Frank Cespedes, Tom Eisenmann, David Fubini, and Ashley Whillans.
Our faculty and fellows hail from leading research and educator networks including the Management Research Network at SSRN, Harvard Business Publishing Education, and the Baker Library / Bloomberg Center at Harvard Business School.
Our organization is listed in Training Industry, the most trusted source of information on the business of learning.
We are also a member of AACSB International, which places us in the same elite group with the best educational institutions and business schools in the world.
Since 2014, more than 4,500 professionals from 50+ countries, ranging from global Fortune 1000 companies to startups, have enrolled in our executive education programs and membership.
Who Should Enroll in a Certificate Course?
Our courses offer open enrollment; participants can enroll from all over the world, since the courses are completed online. These courses are designed for ambitious professionals looking to build their skills and knowledge in functional business areas. It is also for professionals who may have less experience, but are big on ambitions, that want to accelerate their business career. There is no formal experience or degree requirements for the program, but typically the less experienced professionals would have a business degree.
How Does the Online Certificate Courses Work?
Each online course includes our course modules, allowing you to take it when you’re ready and at your own pace. The completion time for each course is 2-3 hours of study. You can log in to the learning management system from anywhere, making learning self-directed and available 24/7 using any computer or smartphone.
Choose from 140+ Courses
Click on each course below to read more about the content and learning goals.
Coaching and Mentoring
Conducting Annual Employee Reviews
Developing New Managers
Emotional Intelligence at Work
Leadership and Influence
Lean Process and Six Sigma
Virtual Team Building and Management
Being a Likeable Boss
Goal Setting and Getting Things Done
Managing Workplace Anxiety
High Performance Teams Inside the Company
High Performance Teams Remote Workforce
In Person Sales
Internet Marketing Fundamentals
Media and Public Relations
Motivating Your Sales Team
Overcoming Sales Objections
Prospecting and Lead Generation
Social Media Marketing
Top 10 Sales Secrets
Employee Termination Processes
Health and Wellness at Work
Human Resource Management
Measuring Results From Training
Delivering Constructive Criticism
Developing Corporate Behavior
Handling a Difficult Customer
Networking Within the Company
Risk Assessment and Management
Teamwork and Team Building
Archiving and Records Management
Collaborative Business Writing
Creating a Great Webinar
Executive and Personal Assistants
Social Media in the Workplace
Supply Chain Management
Assertiveness and Self-Confidence
Body Language Basics
Creative Problem Solving
Telework and Telecommuting
The Cloud and Business
Adult Learning – Mental Skills
Adult Learning – Physical Skills
Call Center Training
Civility in the Workplace
Contact Center Training
Creativity: Thinking Outside the Box
Developing a Lunch and Learn
Diversity and Inclusion
Increasing Your Happiness
Job Search Skills
Life Coaching Essentials
Managing Personal Finances
Managing Workplace Harassment
Networking Outside the Company
Office Health and Safety
Office Politics for Managers
Respect in the Workplace
Responsibility in the Workplace
Safety in the Workplace
Team Building for Managers
Team Building Through Chemistry
Trade Show Staff Training
Trust Building and Resilience
Universal Safety Practices
Women in Leadership
When Can I Start on a Certificate Course?
The courses are available for enrollment all year around with rolling admission. Once we receive your registration and payment, you will be enrolled into the course on the next business day. As the courses are delivered 100% online, they are open to business professionals globally.
Each course must be concluded in 5 days, with an average of 2-3 hours of individual work. You are welcome to finish the course before the designated time.
What Are the Requirements for Completion?
You must complete a course within 5 days, with an average of 2-3 hours of individual work. There are no papers to write; instead, you will complete a multiple-choice assessment after each course module with a minimum required passing score of 70%. If you don’t pass, you can repeat the course multiple times.
Do I Need to Speak English Fluently in Order to Apply?
English doesn’t have to be your first language in order to participate in our courses. However, you must understand English in order to complete the coursework. Depending on your English level, some participants might use more than the designated time to complete the course.
Will I Receive a Certificate?
When you have successfully completed a course, you will be awarded a course completion. This official proof-of-completion document is issued by Leaders Excellence at Harvard Square, organized in 2014 under the laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. The Leaders Excellence Certificate Courses℠ are an approved and registered service mark by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, classified under education class 41.
Why is Membership to AACSB Important?
As a member of AACSB International, we are in the same elite group with the best educational institutions and business schools in the world.
Leaders Excellence is an educational member of AACSB’s Business Education Alliance, the world’s largest and most prestigious network of business schools. Synonymous with the highest standards of excellence since 1916, AACSB International provides quality assurance and business education intelligence. Membership to the AACSB Business Education Alliance is a movement united to improve the quality of business education around the world. AACSB connects, shares, and inspires innovation and quality throughout the member network. The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) is the hallmark of excellence in management education.
Why is Membership to Harvard Square Business Association Important?
As a member of the Harvard Square Business Association, we are included in the Harvard community at Harvard Square and a member of Harvard Faculty Club.
The Harvard Square Business Association was founded in 1910 and incorporated in 1936 with the mission to promote commerce in Harvard Square. Located adjacent to Harvard Yard, the historic heart of Harvard University, Harvard Square is the home and gathering place for authors, publishers, booksellers, students, professors, and innovators. Headquartered in Harvard Square, Cambridge, MA, Leaders Excellence benefits from its unique location and powerful academic network.
Can I Add the Credential to my LinkedIn Profile?
Absolutely! When you have successfully completed your course, you can add this credential to your LinkedIn profile under the Education section. Leaders Excellence is proud to be an approved educational institution by LinkedIn.
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What is the Cost of the Certificate Courses?
The fee for each course is $65 and includes all costs (not subject to sales tax). If you want to convert the fee to another currency, click here. If you sign up for 2 courses at the same time the cost is $120 and $175 for 3 courses.
What About Payment and Cancellation?
Payment is due upon your registration via credit card and is non-refundable. After submitting your course registration below, you will be forwarded to our credit card payment page. Enrollment is not confirmed until payment is received.
For alternative payment options, installment payments, bank wire transfers, corporate sponsor arrangements or issue of proforma invoice, please contact us at info@LeadersExcellence.com.
Leaders Excellence reserves the right to cancel any of the courses at any time and for any reason. In the unlikely event of cancellation, paid course fees will be refunded immediately.
Can I Transfer My Credits to the Certificate Programs?
After successful completion of our courses, you can continue on to other certificate programs with full transfer of credits and reduction of paid tuition fee. For more details about our certificate programs, click here.
How Do I Register for the Certificate Courses?
To register for the Leaders Excellence certificate courses, please complete the registration form below. You will be forwarded to our payment page after you have submitted your information.
Please feel free to contact us if you need any further information at info@LeadersExcellence.com.