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.


Applications for Session Three due: Fall 2019


Winter 2020 Class Schedule

In-Person: Orientation, January 29-30

Online: Diagnostics and Skillsets, February 3-7

Online: Financial Statements Workshop, February 10-14

In-Person: Money and Metrics, February 19

In-Person: Growth and Opportunities, February 20

In-Person: Marketing and Selling, February 21

In-Person: You Are The Leader, February 22

Online: Growth Plan 1, February 24- 28

Online: Feasibility and Risk Assessment, March 2-6

Online: Understanding your Market & Customer, March 9-13

Online: Forecasting for Growth, March 16-20

Online: Operations and Processes, March 23- 27

Online: Growth Plan 2, March 30-April 3

Online: Growth Plan 3, April 6th

In-Person: It’s the People, April 15

In-Person: Operations and Valuation, April 16

In-Person: Negotiations and Action for Growth, April 17

In-Person: Action for Growth, April 18