Design Thinking

  • You will understand how experience economy shapes expectations of your customers and consumers
  • You will learn to explore the needs and expectations of your customers and consumers
  • Your will learn to see your services from the point of view of your customers and consumers
  • You will learn to improve your services in creative and original ways that will help you both satisfy your customers’ needs and expectations and get a competetive advantage in the market

Your trainer will be Aiste Ptakauske, an award-winning educator and innovator of international caliber. She is a recipient of an Augustinas Gricius Prize for the Best Fiction Debut in Lithuania, a Fulbright Graduate Student Grant, an Iconic Women Creating a Better World for All award from the Women Economic Forum, the Vilnius University Rector’s Prize for Internationalisation of Studies by means of Designing and Successfully Launching the MBA Entrepreneurship Program, etc. Aiste Ptakauske is constantly invited to lecture and teach at world-class universities such as Vilnius University in Lithuania, California Institute of the Arts in the USA, Rotterdam Business School in the Netherlands, etc. Ethnic Kitchen, Aiste Ptakauske’s documentary about immigrant women in post-Soviet independent Lithuania, is included into curricula of several European universities.

Cooperative Learning

  • You will understand how working in groups helps gain new knowledge and learn new skills
  • You will understand dynamics of teamwork
  • You will learn to assess teamwork
  • You will learn to monitor and lead teamwork
  • You will learn to foresee and manage challenges associated with teamwork

Your trainer will be Aiste Ptakauske, an award-winning educator and innovator of international caliber. She is a recipient of an Augustinas Gricius Prize for the Best Fiction Debut in Lithuania, a Fulbright Graduate Student Grant, an Iconic Women Creating a Better World for All award from the Women Economic Forum, the Vilnius University Rector’s Prize for Internationalisation of Studies by means of Designing and Successfully Launching the MBA Entrepreneurship Program, etc. Aiste Ptakauske is constantly invited to lecture and teach at world-class universities such as Vilnius University in Lithuania, California Institute of the Arts in the USA, Rotterdam Business School in the Netherlands, etc. In 2019, Aiste Ptakauske was the Lithuanian coordinator for the Virtual Business Professional, an international project that involved over 650 students from 14 universities in 9 countries who worked together in virtual teams to develop high-quality business reports on online reputation management for Starbucks, Google, and Amazon. Aiste Ptakauske’s students contributed to the success of 5 out of 9 winning teams of the project.

Information and Communications Technology

  • You will explore how to improve your working and learning experiences with the help of ICT
  • You will explore different creative possibilities offered by ICT
  • You will learn to model creative assignments with the help of ICT
  • You will learn to complete creative assignments with the help of ICT
  • You will learn to assess and critique assignments that were completed with the help of ICT

Your trainer will be Aiste Ptakauske, an award-winning educator and innovator of international caliber. She is a recipient of an Augustinas Gricius Prize for the Best Fiction Debut in Lithuania, a Fulbright Graduate Student Grant, an Iconic Women Creating a Better World for All award from the Women Economic Forum, the Vilnius University Rector’s Prize for Internationalisation of Studies by means of Designing and Successfully Launching the MBA Entrepreneurship Program, etc. Aiste Ptakauske is constantly invited to lecture and teach at world-class universities such as Vilnius University in Lithuania, California Institute of the Arts in the USA, Rotterdam Business School in the Netherlands, etc. Ethnic Kitchen, Aiste Ptakauske’s documentary about immigrant women in post-Soviet independent Lithuania, is included into curricula of several European universities.

Intercultural Communication and Management

  • You will learn to understand dynamics of intercultural teams
  • You will strengthen your motivation to get actively involved with intercultural teams
  • You will learn how to choose appropriate verbal and non-verbal behavior in intercultural settings
  • You will learn to spot and overcome challenges that arise while working with intercultural teams

Your trainer will be Aiste Ptakauske, an award-winning educator and innovator of international caliber. She is a recipient of an Augustinas Gricius Prize for the Best Fiction Debut in Lithuania, a Fulbright Graduate Student Grant, an Iconic Women Creating a Better World for All award from the Women Economic Forum, the Vilnius University Rector’s Prize for Internationalisation of Studies by means of Designing and Successfully Launching the MBA Entrepreneurship Program, etc. Aiste Ptakauske is constantly invited to lecture and teach at world-class universities such as Vilnius University in Lithuania, California Institute of the Arts in the USA, Rotterdam Business School in the Netherlands, etc. In 2019, Aiste Ptakauske was the Lithuanian coordinator for the Virtual Business Professional, an international project that involved over 650 students from 14 universities in 9 countries who worked together in virtual teams to develop high-quality business reports on online reputation management for Starbucks, Google, and Amazon. Aiste Ptakauske’s students contributed to the success of 5 out of 9 winning teams of the project.