Darden Executive Education calls for individuals and organizations who refuse to wait on opportunity to knock — instead introducing themselves first.
Your Why is Our Why.
The Darden mission mobilizes a sense of purpose to develop high performers tasked with the unpredictable demands of business leadership. Through a catalog of programs, certificates and development experiences, we train business minds to pursue their purpose in service of real-world, quantifiable impact that yields lifelong returns.
Why Darden Executive Education?
Recent Global Partners
The Many Faces of a Modern Global Leader
To succeed, an organization’s leaders must be polymaths, outperforming their job descriptions and adapting to the moment. Our programs fortify teams for volatility by training them through the philosophy of a Modern Global Leader.
An Empathetic Facilitator engages diverse perspectives to drive success from a clear point of view.
A Courageous Communicator inspires commitment to a vision, translates strategy, and influences through clear, compelling, resonating messages.
A Change Activist articulates desired goals and outcomes clearly, influencing the approach that others can adopt to achieve them.
An Active Collaborator acts a conduit for team productivity and open communication, motivating connections across functions, genders, cultures and generations.
A Digital Innovator is a cyber-savant, leveraging technological agility to innovate in the rapidly-evolving digital marketplace.
A Value-Driven Strategist is relentlessly focused on utilizing insights to create, capture and deliver value for all stakeholders.
A Growth Catalyst activates growth-oriented strategies to bolster development faster than, and differently from, their competitors.
An Analytic Risk Taker harnesses the power and insights of extensive data research to challenge industry limitations
Darden Executive Education is provided by the University of Virginia
Darden School Foundation.