Key Dates

This unique model of the program is delivered through a blend of online and in-person sessions; this includes three in-person, multi-day sessions which will be centrally located in Iowa as well as easily accessible online learning sessions.

Cohort 4 Application Deadline: June 11, 2020
Cohort 4 Orientation Date: September 16-17, 2020

Fall 2020 Class Schedule

In-Person: Orientation, September 16-17

Online: Diagnostics and Skillsets, September 21-25

Online: Financial Statements Workshop, September 28-October 2

In-Person: Money and Metrics, October 7

In-Person: Growth and Opportunities, October 8

In-Person: Marketing and Selling, October 9

In-Person: You Are The Leader, October 10

Online: Growth Plan 1, October 12-16

Online: Feasibility and Risk Assessment, October 19-23

Online: Understanding your Market & Customer, October 26-30

Online: Forecasting for Growth, November 2-6

Online: Operations and Processes, November 9-13

Online: Growth Plan 2, November 16-20

In-Person: It’s the People, December 2

In-Person: Operations and Valuation, December 3

In-Person: Negotiations and Action for Growth, December 4

In-Person: Action for Growth, December 5