Adapt. Lead. Thrive.

The environment you work in is changing. The pace of change is increasing.

To be effective in highly complex and rapidly changing workplaces, it is imperative that business leaders possess skills across the key areas of Strategy, Leadership, Customers, and Numbers. Over this five-day course, you will learn to use business tools, templates, and strategies in each of these key areas to develop a new vision and create the energy to bring it into life.

Your aim: to be an empowered, proactive, and authentic leader who influences organisational behaviours in disruptive global environments to adapt, lead, and thrive.

AIM MBA Foundation Digital Badge - Strategy

Creating a Vision
Where, Why & How
Driving Change
Creativity & Innovation

AIM MBA Foundation Digital Badge - Leadership

Influence & Direction
Passion & Purpose
Results & Empathy
Mindfulness & Resilience

AIM MBA Foundation Digital Badge - Customers

Marketing Techniques
The Rise of Digital
Magic Moments
Communication to Engage

AIM MBA Foundation Digital Badge - Numbers

Economic Thinking
Financial Management
Budgeting & Forecasting
Strategic Analysis

Learn about the core Mini MBA experience

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course you’ll be able to:

  • Apply critical thinking and problem-solving skills to business issues
  • Communicate a vision and develop strategic initiatives that inspire and challenge the business
  • Develop leadership techniques that influence and engage others to achieve results
  • Utilise business tools to inform strategic analysis and decision making
  • Apply models of organisational transformation to lead sustainable change, influence stakeholders, and manage resistance
  • Conduct market analysis to develop and implement marketing strategies for competitive advantage
  • Interpret and analyse financial information to plan for, implement, and manage financial performance

Upcoming Dates for Mini MBA

Sydney Campus
Monday, December 13 — Friday, December 17, 2021
Adelaide Campus
Monday, January 17 — Friday, January 21, 2022
Melbourne Campus
Monday, January 31 — Friday, February 4, 2022
Brisbane Campus
Monday, February 7 — Friday, February 11, 2022

Delivery Mode

On-Campus Workshops – 5 days face-to-face workshops

Our Mini MBA is set in interactive classrooms at one of our five campuses across Australia: Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Canberra, Adelaide.. The benefits of studying in a classroom setting include being able to share first-hand experiences, ideas, and questions with peers and our expert facilitators. You will study alongside like-minded people and strengthen your network.

Additional Information

What's Included?


  • Comprehensive course notes
  • Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea
  • Internet Access


Please advise AIM when booking if you have any dietary or accessibility requests.


Please note that prices for AIM short courses do not include assessment.

Payment Options

We require full payment to be made upfront prior to attending the training. Payment options we offer include:

  • Credit Card (Visa/MasterCard/Amex)
  • Direct Deposit (EFT)
  • Purchase Order
  • Payment Plan - zipMoney

If you would like to spread the cost of your training out our finance partner Zip Money can offer you a line of credit with 6 months interest free and flexible weekly, fortnightly or monthly payment options. For more information on this, visit Zip Money

Mini MBA

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from over 255 participants

Our Facilitators

AIM facilitators are experienced practitioners with a robust mix of academic and practical expertise. We believe the education of the future managers of Australia to be a highly important task. Who is better placed to teach the art and science of management than those with current, daily real-world experience?

Our motto: By managers, for managers.

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