Fast MBA for Researchers

One-day business school for research professionals

If you are a research professional, researcher, research manager or programme coordinator who wants to master fundamentals of sounds business practice, this course is for your.

This course is drawn from ongoing and extensive research into the way successful businesses are operated today. We skip the filler and teach an adaptive core curriculum, blending theory and praxis into a set of skillsets you can immediately apply. We’ve kept the programme lean and focused, so it’s a simple matter for us to update our coursework as our research dictates. If you don’t have the time or resources to sink into earning your MBA the traditional way, our programme is guaranteed to help level the playing field. Euro for Euro, our one-day programme is a better value for the time invested.

In just one day, this course will help you to understand fundamental principles and make a difference at work or personal life. This course does not require any prior business knowledge and  experience. Participants will receive free copies of 3 bestselling books by Can Akdeniz.

Here is a short overview what you will learn:

  • Foundations of a successful business
  • Components of a successful business
  • How business really works
  • Strategies successful businesses do

Agenda

1. Session: 10:00-12:30

  • Introduction
  • The Business of Research
  • Key foundations and must-haves of a successful business
  • Components of a business
  • Case Discussion

2. Session: 13:30-16:00

  • How business really works
  • Strategies of successful businesses
  • Case Discussion

Available Dates

25 March 2014 and 23 September 2014 (Please use the registration form below.)

Presenter

Can AkdenizThe programme will be presented by Can Akdeniz. Can is the author of four business books and advisor to various organisations.

As a lecturer and author with 12 years of practical consulting experience, Can brings insightful advice to crowds ranging from entrepreneurs to market leaders, who value his fresh ideas and sensible approach in tackling the most important issues affecting today’s fast-paced world of organisations. He has also worked with over 50 major organizations to create cultures within the workplace that value efficiency and the synergies of individual ideas and contributions.

Can Akdeniz holds degrees with King’s College in London, as well as the University of Bonn.

Certification

Once you complete this masterclass you will be awarded a certification of participation. This certification proves to employers and colleagues that you have not only learned the skills taught in our programme, but that you understand how to apply them to real world situations.

Location / Accommodation

GSI Hotel, Bonn, Germany. The GSI in Bonn is more than only a conference place; it’s a modern centre for training and discussion, as well as a feel-good meeting-place. It is situated in a very convenient location with a number of advantages. GSI welcomes visitors from all over the world – around 2,000 meetings and over 50,000 overnight stays per year.  Click here for map & directions.

Rooms are available at the workshop place: Click here to book a hotel room at the convention centre.

Pricing / Places are limited

290 € (early-bird rate including training material, training and coffee breaks). Payment via paypal / credit card. Please contact us at mail@researchinuse.com for payment via bank transfer.

Register for 25 March 2014

Register for 23 September 2014

Masterclass: How To Write Successful Proposals?

Proposals are the most critical content. Writing a proposal is a long, painstaking and complicated process. It is difficult, because you have to convince in few pages about the added-value of your project. You get only one-shot.

This one-day masterclass is designed to teach you how to write a successful proposal. Here is an overview what you will learn:

  • How to increase your chances to get accepted before writing a single word
  • How to define the value of your project
  • How to plan your proposal
  • How to structure your proposal
  • Techniques to improve your writing
  • How to self-evaluate your proposal
  • How to follow-up after submission

Who should participate?

This masterclass is relevant for research professionals from all disciplines (Researchers, Funding Officers, Programme Coordinators, Managers & Executives of research organisations).

Agenda

(10:00-16:00 with coffee and lunch breaks)

  • What is a proposal?
  • What needs to be done before proposal?
  • How to define the value of your project?
  • How to plan your proposal?
  • Golden rules for writing a proposal
  • How to increase your success rate?

Available Dates

27 February 2014, 22 May 2014, 20 November 2014 (Please use the registration form below.)

Presenter

Can AkdenizThe programme will be presented by Can Akdeniz. Can is author of four books and advisor to various organisations.

As a lecturer and author with 12 years of practical consulting experience, Can brings insightful advice to crowds ranging from entrepreneurs to market leaders, who value his fresh ideas and sensible approach in tackling the most important issues affecting today’s fast-paced world of organisations. He has also worked with over 50 major organizations to create cultures within the workplace that value efficiency and the synergies of individual ideas and contributions.

Can Akdeniz holds degrees with King’s College in London, as well as the University of Bonn.

Certification

Once you complete this masterclass you will be awarded a certification of participation. This certification proves to employers and colleagues that you have not only learned the skills taught in our programme, but that you understand how to apply them to real world situations.

Location / Accomodation

GSI Hotel, Bonn, Germany. The GSI in Bonn is more than only a conference place; it’s a modern centre for training and discussion, as well as a feel-good meeting-place. It is situated in a very convenient location with a number of advantages. GSI welcomes visitors from all over the world – around 2,000 meetings and over 50,000 overnight stays per year.  Click here for map & directions.

Rooms are available at the workshop place: Click here to book a hotel room at the convention centre.

Pricing / Places are limited

290 € (early-bird rate including training material, training and coffee breaks). Payment via paypal / credit card. Please contact using contact form for payment via bank transfer. As places are limited, we advise you to book your place as soon as possible.

Register now for 27 February 2014

Register now for 22 May 2014

Masterclass: How to Get EU Funding

What you will learn?

This one-day masterclass is designed to teach you the fundamentals of EU research funding system and funding acquisition. Here is a quick preview of what you will learn:

How EU Funding System Works

Learning points: What are the main fundamentals of EU funding system?

How to get EU Funding

Learning points: What are most essentials you need to know? What are the qualities of best performing organisations? How can you increase your performance?

How To Develop an EU Funding Strategy 

Learning points: How to develop an EU funding strategy for your own organisation?

Who should participate?

This masterclass is relevant for research professionals from all disciplines (Researchers, Funding officers, Programme Coordinators, Managers and Executives of research organisations).

Agenda

(10:00-16:00 with coffee and lunch breaks)

  • How EU Funding System Works

  • How to Get EU Funding

  • How To Develop an EU Funding Strategy

Available Dates

21 January 2014, 22 April 2014, 3 June 2014, 21 October 2014 (Please use the registration form below.)

Presenter

Can AkdenizThe programme will be presented by Can Akdeniz. Can is author of four books and advisor to various organisations.

As a lecturer and author with 12 years of practical consulting experience, Can brings insightful advice to crowds ranging from entrepreneurs to market leaders, who value his fresh ideas and sensible approach in tackling the most important issues affecting today’s fast-paced world of organisations. He has also worked with over 50 major organizations to create cultures within the workplace that value efficiency and the synergies of individual ideas and contributions.

Can Akdeniz holds degrees with King’s College in London, as well as the University of Bonn.

Certification

Once you complete this masterclass you will be awarded a certification of participation. This certification proves to employers and colleagues that you have not only learned the skills taught in our programme, but that you understand how to apply them to real world situations.

Location / Accomodation

GSI Hotel, Bonn, Germany. The GSI in Bonn is more than only a conference place; it’s a modern centre for training and discussion, as well as a feel-good meeting-place. It is situated in a very convenient location with a number of advantages. GSI welcomes visitors from all over the world – around 2,000 meetings and over 50,000 overnight stays per year.  Click here for map & directions.

Rooms are available at the workshop place: Click here to book a hotel room at the convention centre.

Pricing / Places are limited

290 € (early-bird rate including training material, training and coffee breaks). Payment via paypal / credit card. Please contact using contact form for payment via bank transfer. As places are limited, we advise you to book your place as soon as possible.

Register for 21 January 2014

Register for 22 April 2014

Register for 3 June 2014

Register for 21 October 2014

Masterclass: Funding Models & Revenue Streams of Research Organisations (Courses in 2014)

What you will learn?

This one-day masterclass is designed to teach you the fundamentals of sound research business, funding models and funding strategy of research organisations as quickly and efficiently as possible. Here is a quick preview of what you will learn:

How Research Business Work

Learning points: How every research business operates, What are the main fundamentals of a research business? What can you do to improve your results?

How Revenue Streams Work 

Learning points: What are most essential revenue streams of research organisations? How to introduce new revenue streams?

How To Develop A Funding Strategy 

Learning points: How to develop a funding strategy for your own organisation?

Who should participate?

This masterclass is relevant for research professionals from all disciplines (Researchers, Funding officers, Programme Coordinators,  and Research Managers).

Agenda

(10:00-16:00 with coffee and lunch breaks)

  • How Research Business Work

  • How Revenue Streams Work

  • How To Develop A Funding Strategy

Available Dates

23 January 2014, 24 April 2014, 5 June 2014, 23 October 2014 (Please use the registration form below.)

Presenter

Can AkdenizThe programme will be presented by Can Akdeniz. Can is author of four business books and advisor to various organisations.

As a lecturer and author with 12 years of practical consulting experience, Can brings insightful advice to crowds ranging from entrepreneurs to market leaders, who value his fresh ideas and sensible approach in tackling the most important issues affecting today’s fast-paced world of organisations. He has also worked with over 50 major organizations to create cultures within the workplace that value efficiency and the synergies of individual ideas and contributions.

Can Akdeniz holds degrees with King’s College in London, as well as the University of Bonn.

Certification

Once you complete this masterclass you will be awarded a certification of participation. This certification proves to employers and colleagues that you have not only learned the skills taught in our programme, but that you understand how to apply them to real world situations.

Location / Accomodation

GSI Hotel, Bonn, Germany. The GSI in Bonn is more than only a conference place; it’s a modern centre for training and discussion, as well as a feel-good meeting-place. It is situated in a very convenient location with a number of advantages. GSI welcomes visitors from all over the world – around 2,000 meetings and over 50,000 overnight stays per year.  Click here for map & directions.

Rooms are available at the workshop place: Click here to book a hotel room at the convention centre.

Pricing / Places are limited

290 € (early-bird rate including training material, training and coffee breaks). Payment via paypal / credit card. Please contact us at mail@researchinuse.com for payment via bank transfer.

Register now for 23 January 2014

Register now for 24 April 2014

Register now for 5 June 2014

Register now for 23 October 2014

 

Questions?

Please feel free to contact us for any question.