Course Overview

Participants will learn to recognize their competitive advantage and understand strategies they need to employ in order to sustain that competitive advantage. 

Key Topics:

  • Explore the various sources of competitive advantage
  • Understand temporary and sustainable competitive advantage
  • Learn steps to identify your own competitive advantage
  • Strategically employ your competitive advantage in order to grow your business
  • Recognize when competitive advantage is waning and how to adapt to market shifts
  • Learn though case studies -- companies who thrived and those who didn't survive


  • A deeper understanding of competitive advantage and its importance
  • A framework for evaluating your competitive advantage 
  • Strategies for capitalizing on competitive advantage to grow your business

Applies To The Following Certificate

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Section Schedule
Oct 25, 2022 to Oct 27, 2022
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Contact Hours
Course Fees
Registration Fee non-credit $250.00
  • Beverly Hinson
Section Notes

HRCI logoHR Professionals: This Program, ID No. 580153, has been approved for 7.00 HR (General) recertification credit hours toward aPHR™, aPHRi™, PHR®, PHRca®, SPHR®, GPHR®, PHRi™ and SPHRi™ recertification through HR Certification Institute® (HRCI®).

SHRMlogoHR Professionals: UNC Charlotte is approved by SHRM to offer Professional Development Credits (PDCs) for the SHRM Certification Program (SHRM-CP® or SHRM-SCP®). For more information about SHRM certification or recertification, please visit www.shrmcertification.org.

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