Executive
Education
Courses

Take Executive Education courses at Riga Business School to keep up with the latest developments in business education. Whether you’re a recent graduate or it’s been years since you called yourself a student, we welcome you to continue growing. This is an opportunity for you to develop and update your talents.

Executive
Education
Courses

Take Executive Education courses at Riga Business School to keep up with the latest developments in business education. Whether you’re a recent graduate or it’s been years since you called yourself a student, we welcome you to continue growing. This is an opportunity for you to develop and update your talents.

Sept 3 – Dec 10

Tuesdays

6 pm – 9 pm

In-Person

📌Riga Business School, Skolas Street 11, Riga

EUR 825 + VAT

Risk Management

led by William Schaub

Students will be introduced to various subjects related to risk and its significance to modern organizations, including definitions of risk and related concepts. This content will present a framework and tools to lead and support the risk management process within their organizations. They will gain insights from several senior executives through guest lectures, enhancing their understanding of this discipline. The course provides practical case studies and applications, allowing students to critically engage with the concepts, principles, and tools of Enterprise-wide Risk Management.

Risk Management

led by William Schaub

Sept 3 – Dec 10

Tuesdays

6 pm – 9 pm

In-Person

📌Riga Business School, Skolas Street 11, Riga

EUR 825 + VAT

Students will be introduced to various subjects related to risk and its significance to modern organizations, including definitions of risk and related concepts. This content will present a framework and tools to lead and support the risk management process within their organizations. They will gain insights from several senior executives through guest lectures, enhancing their understanding of this discipline. The course provides practical case studies and applications, allowing students to critically engage with the concepts, principles, and tools of Enterprise-wide Risk Management.

Sep 4 – Dec 11

Wednesdays

6 pm – 9 pm

In-Person

📌Riga Business School, Skolas Street 11, Riga

EUR 825 + VAT

Corporate Governance

led by Justin Bancroft

This course provides a comprehensive understanding of Corporate Governance from both international and Latvian perspectives, equipping students for roles as corporate directors in public, private, and state-owned enterprises. By exploring case studies, engaging in research, and participating in discussions, students will achieve the following objectives:

  • Apply principles of corporate governance, oversight, and control.
  • Differentiate between governance, management, internal control, and stakeholder interests.
  • Implement governance structures in various types of enterprises.
  • Assess corporate governance levels using corporate reports and other public information.
  • Understand and apply key concepts of corporate governance, corporate social responsibility, and ethics in decision-making.

The course examines best practices in Europe and North America, adapting them to the Latvian business environment.

Corporate Governance

led by Justin Bancroft

Sep 4 – Dec 11

Wednesdays

6 pm – 9 pm

In-Person

📌Riga Business School, Skolas Street 11, Riga

EUR 825 + VAT

This course provides a comprehensive understanding of Corporate Governance from both international and Latvian perspectives, equipping students for roles as corporate directors in public, private, and state-owned enterprises. By exploring case studies, engaging in research, and participating in discussions, students will achieve the following objectives:

  • Apply principles of corporate governance, oversight, and control.
  • Differentiate between governance, management, internal control, and stakeholder interests.
  • Implement governance structures in various types of enterprises.
  • Assess corporate governance levels using corporate reports and other public information.
  • Understand and apply key concepts of corporate governance, corporate social responsibility, and ethics in decision-making.

The course examines best practices in Europe and North America, adapting them to the Latvian business environment.

August 22

Thursday

9 am – 5 pm

In-Person

📌Riga Business School,
Skolas Street 11, Riga

EUR 350 + VAT

Corporate Pathology: A Framework to Prevent Failure

led by Eric S.Pelletier

This is a one-day seminar designed to equip attendees with a practical decision-making checklist, illustrated through real-life case studies. Participants will explore the failures of prominent companies, delve into key business concepts, and learn a multi-layered framework for assessing corporate health.

Corporate Pathology: A Framework to Prevent Failure

led by Eric S.Pelletier

August 22

Thursday 

9 am – 5 pm

In-Person

📌Riga Business School,
Skolas Street 11, Riga

EUR 350 + VAT

This is a one-day seminar designed to equip attendees with a practical decision-making checklist, illustrated through real-life case studies. Participants will explore the failures of prominent companies, delve into key business concepts, and learn a multi-layered framework for assessing corporate health.

Sept 23 – Dec 18, Mon/Wed
or
Sept 24 – Dec 17, Tue/Thu

6:00 pm – 8:10 pm

In-person

📌RBS,
Skolas 11, Riga

EUR 660 + VAT

General English

led by Kumar Agarwal

This Comprehensive English Language Course offers an immersive and dynamic learning experience that is meticulously designed to enhance your grammar proficiency, reading comprehension, speaking fluency, and listening and writing skills. Whether you’re a beginner seeking a strong foundation or an advanced learner aiming to refine your language skills, this course is tailored to meet your individual needs.

General English

led by Kumar Agarwal

Sept 23 – Dec 18, Mon/Wed
or
Sept 24 – Dec 17, Tue/Thu

6:00 pm – 8:10 pm

In-person

📌RBS,
Skolas 11, Riga

EUR 660 + VAT

This Comprehensive English Language Course offers an immersive and dynamic learning experience that is meticulously designed to enhance your grammar proficiency, reading comprehension, speaking fluency, and listening and writing skills. Whether you’re a beginner seeking a strong foundation or an advanced learner aiming to refine your language skills, this course is tailored to meet your individual needs.

September 26 & October 3

4 pm – 7 pm

In-Person

📌Riga Business School, Skolas Street 11, Riga

EUR 400 + VAT

Digital Marketing Growth Strategies for SMEs

led by Rihards Zeiļa

This course is designed to empower SME managers with actionable digital marketing strategies to accelerate growth and achieve sustainable success. Participants will gain a deep understanding of the most effective digital channels, tactics, and tools that can be leveraged to expand reach, increase brand awareness, acquire new customers, and drive revenue. The course will emphasize practical applications and real-world examples, providing participants with a roadmap for implementing high-impact digital marketing campaigns.

Digital Marketing Growth Strategies for SMEs

led by Rihards Zeiļa

September 26 & October 3

4 pm – 7 pm

In-Person

📌Riga Business School, Skolas Street 11, Riga

EUR 400 + VAT

This course is designed to empower SME managers with actionable digital marketing strategies to accelerate growth and achieve sustainable success. Participants will gain a deep understanding of the most effective digital channels, tactics, and tools that can be leveraged to expand reach, increase brand awareness, acquire new customers, and drive revenue. The course will emphasize practical applications and real-world examples, providing participants with a roadmap for implementing high-impact digital marketing campaigns.

Sept 26 – Oct 31

Thursdays

9 am – 1 pm

In-Person

📌Riga Business School,
Skolas Street 11, Riga

EUR 1050 +VAT

IT Management & Technologies Innovations

led by Jānis Paksis

It is a comprehensive 5-week course designed for executives and senior leaders, providing critical insights and strategies to align business strategy with efficient IT support, embrace emerging technologies, implement modern software development practices, and empower organizations to achieve enterprise agility and maximize the potential of technical staff.

IT Management & Technologies Innovations

Jānis Paksis

Sept 26 – Oct 31

Thursdays

9 am – 1 pm

In-Person

📌Riga Business School,
Skolas Street 11, Riga

EUR 1050 +VAT

It is a comprehensive 5-week course designed for executives and senior leaders, providing critical insights and strategies to align business strategy with efficient IT support, embrace emerging technologies, implement modern software development practices, and empower organizations to achieve enterprise agility and maximize the potential of technical staff.

Oct 1 – Oct 29

Tuesdays

9 am – 1 pm

Online

📌Online

EUR 750 + VAT

Data Protection in 21st Century

led by Santa Prauliņa

This course provides a comprehensive understanding of personal data protection within various digital contexts. Through four detailed lecture cycles, participants will gain insights into the legal, technical, and practical aspects of data protection in companies, digital environments, employee management, and customer interactions. 

Each lecture cycle is designed to equip participants with the knowledge and skills necessary to implement robust data protection measures and ensure compliance with relevant regulations but not forgetting about the company’s business needs.

Participants will learn about the latest regulations, best practices, and tools to protect personal data. The course emphasizes practical applications and real-world scenarios, enabling participants to handle data protection challenges effectively.

Data Protection in 21st Century

led by Santa Prauliņa

Oct 1 – Oct 29

Tuesdays

9 am – 1 pm

Online

📌Online

EUR 750 + VAT

This course provides a comprehensive understanding of personal data protection within various digital contexts. Through four detailed lecture cycles, participants will gain insights into the legal, technical, and practical aspects of data protection in companies, digital environments, employee management, and customer interactions. 

Each lecture cycle is designed to equip participants with the knowledge and skills necessary to implement robust data protection measures and ensure compliance with relevant regulations but not forgetting about the company’s business needs.

Participants will learn about the latest regulations, best practices, and tools to protect personal data. The course emphasizes practical applications and real-world scenarios, enabling participants to handle data protection challenges effectively.

Oct 3 – Oct 31

Thursdays

4 pm – 7.30 pm

In-person

📌Riga Business School,
Skolas Street 11, Riga

EUR 750 + VAT

Strategic Sustainability: ESG Implementation

led by Ilze Zumente, PhD & Ieva Kustova

This course provides a comprehensive understanding of Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) principles, covering foundational concepts, regulatory frameworks, and practical strategies for integrating ESG into business operations. It aims to equip the participants with the knowledge and skills necessary to lead in the evolving landscape of sustainable finance. The course includes group tasks that foster active engagement and innovative thinking, preparing participants to navigate and shape the future of ESG practices.

Strategic Sustainability: ESG Implementation

led by Ilze Zumente, PhD & Ieva Kustova

Oct 3 – Oct 31

Thursdays

4 pm – 7.30 pm

In-person

📌Riga Business School,
Skolas Street 11, Riga

EUR 750 + VAT

This course provides a comprehensive understanding of Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) principles, covering foundational concepts, regulatory frameworks, and practical strategies for integrating ESG into business operations. It aims to equip the participants with the knowledge and skills necessary to lead in the evolving landscape of sustainable finance. The course includes group tasks that foster active engagement and innovative thinking, preparing participants to navigate and shape the future of ESG practices.

Oct 4 – Nov 8

Fridays

9 am – 1 pm

In-Person

📌Riga Business School,
Skolas Street 11, Riga

EUR 970 + VAT

Advanced Business Negotiation

led by Daniels Pavļuts

This highly practical negotiation skills course is designed for senior business managers and owners, providing advanced strategies and tactics for successful negotiations, including handling complex scenarios, cross-cultural dynamics, difficult partners, and manipulative tactics, while fostering effective communication, conflict management, and adaptation to diverse negotiation styles.

Advanced Business Negotiation

Daniels Pavļuts

Oct 4 – Nov 8

Fridays

9 am – 1 pm

In-Person

📌Riga Business School,
Skolas Street 11, Riga

EUR 970 + VAT

This highly practical negotiation skills course is designed for senior business managers and owners, providing advanced strategies and tactics for successful negotiations, including handling complex scenarios, cross-cultural dynamics, difficult partners, and manipulative tactics, while fostering effective communication, conflict management, and adaptation to diverse negotiation styles.

Oct 30

Wednesday

1 pm – 4 pm

In-Person

📌Riga Business School, Skolas Street 11, Riga

EUR 125 + VAT

Leading Through Influence – The Communication Roles of Leaders

led by Mike Klein

Communication is the currency of leadership, essential for translating actions and behaviors into memorable and repeatable practices. This seminar delves into the four main communication roles within organizational life: Ambassadors, Influencers, Volunteers/Advocates, and Followers. 

Through interactive group discussions, and case studies, participants will explore how leaders can effectively present, converse, and support organizational initiatives. By understanding these roles, leaders at all levels will acquire tangible skills in listening, influencing, and fostering multidirectional communication. This seminar emphasizes the importance of both top-down and peer-to-peer communication improvements, providing practical exercises to enhance leader effectiveness.

Leading Through Influence – The Communication Roles of Leaders

led by Mike Klein

Oct 30

Wednesday

1 pm – 4 pm

In-Person

📌Riga Business School, Skolas Street 11, Riga

EUR 125 + VAT

Communication is the currency of leadership, essential for translating actions and behaviors into memorable and repeatable practices. This seminar delves into the four main communication roles within organizational life: Ambassadors, Influencers, Volunteers/Advocates, and Followers. 

Through interactive group discussions, and case studies, participants will explore how leaders can effectively present, converse, and support organizational initiatives. By understanding these roles, leaders at all levels will acquire tangible skills in listening, influencing, and fostering multidirectional communication. This seminar emphasizes the importance of both top-down and peer-to-peer communication improvements, providing practical exercises to enhance leader effectiveness.

Oct 30 – Nov 6

9 am – 5 pm

In-person

📌Riga Business School,
Skolas Street 11, Riga

EUR 2300 + VAT (full course)

Transitioning from Entrepreneurial to Professional Management

led by Greg Mathers

This course is designed for senior managers and company owners. The course provides tools and methods from the Adizes Methodology for building high-performing agile organizations that can operate independently of the founder/owner. Over 4 days you will experience a repeatable, straight-forward approach to management that prepares a management team to take over from the founder. The methodology naturally unlocks entrepreneurial vitality previously centered in the founder. You will learn how your company, by employing the right processes and structure, can harness its inherent conflict to drive greater achievements while giving people more opportunity.

This is a highly interactive workshop during which you will practice applying the Adizes tools on your company. For this reason, it will be useful if at least 2 people from your company leadership participate

Transitioning from Entrepreneurial to Professional Management

led by Greg Mathers

Oct 30 – Nov 6

9 am – 5 pm

In-person

📌Riga Business School,
Skolas Street 11, Riga

EUR 2300 + VAT (full course)

This course is designed for senior managers and company owners. The course provides tools and methods from the Adizes Methodology for building high-performing agile organizations that can operate independently of the founder/owner. Over 4 days you will experience a repeatable, straight-forward approach to management that prepares a management team to take over from the founder. The methodology naturally unlocks entrepreneurial vitality previously centered in the founder. You will learn how your company, by employing the right processes and structure, can harness its inherent conflict to drive greater achievements while giving people more opportunity.

This is a highly interactive workshop during which you will practice applying the Adizes tools on your company. For this reason, it will be useful if at least 2 people from your company leadership participate

Nov 1 – Nov 15

Fridays

9 am – 1 pm

In-Person

📌Riga Business School,
Skolas Street 11, Riga

EUR 580 + VAT

Managing Performance of Your Organization

led by Aldis Greitāns

The Managing Performance of Your Organization course provides a comprehensive understanding of the critical elements required to effectively manage and control business operations. The course explores fundamental concepts, including the causes of management control problems and the characteristics of robust control systems. Participants will delve into various control mechanisms, such as results, action, personnel, and cultural controls, alongside the importance of control system tightness.

Managing Performance of Your Organization

led by Aldis Greitāns

Nov 1 – Nov 15

Fridays

9 am – 1 pm

In-Person

📌Riga Business School,
Skolas Street 11, Riga

EUR 580 + VAT

The Managing Performance of Your Organization course provides a comprehensive understanding of the critical elements required to effectively manage and control business operations. The course explores fundamental concepts, including the causes of management control problems and the characteristics of robust control systems. Participants will delve into various control mechanisms, such as results, action, personnel, and cultural controls, alongside the importance of control system tightness.

RBS Alumni, American Chamber of Commerce in Latvia, British Chamber of Commerce in Latvia, Norwegian Chamber of Commerce in Latvia, Startin.LV, Social Entrepreneurship
Association of Latvia members get a 10% discount!

For more information and consultation please contact:
alise.goldmane@rbs.lv / +371 67089800