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 5 Application Deadline: November 19th, 2020
Cohort 5 Orientation Date: March 4th-5th, 2021

Spring 2021 Class Schedule

Orientation, March 4-5

Online: Diagnostics and Skillsets, March 8

Online: Financial Statements Workshop, March 15

Online: Money and Metrics, March 24

Online: Growth and Opportunities, March 25

Online: Marketing and Selling, March 26

Online: You Are The Leader, March 27

Online: Growth Plan 1, March 29

Online: Feasibility and Risk Assessment, April 5

Online: Understanding your Market & Customer, April 12

Online: Forecasting for Growth, April 19

Online: Operations and Processes, April 26

Online: Growth Plan 2, May 3-May10

Online: It’s the People, May 19

Online: Operations and Valuation, May 20

Online: Negotiations and Action for Growth, May 21

Online: Action for Growth, May 22