Accelerating Success

This in-depth, 10-session course is intended for women who have been in business for more than two years and have revenue in excess of $100k per year. Application is closed for the 2019 session. Additional information will be shared as we add more classes.

Course Overview

  • The course includes:
    • Developing the financial savvy to manage your financial information and use it to make sound growth decisions
    • Creating a plan for growth
    • Using strategic marketing to meet your growth goals
    • Participating in a BWC® Peer Circle (during the program and continuing afterward) for mutual support and accountability
  • See a detailed outline of the course curriculum

Course Dates and Location

Accelerating Success will be held June 4 - August 6, 2019 (10 sessions).

Class time will be Tuesday mornings from 9:00am - Noon.

All classes will be held at WomenVenture in Northeast Minneapolis.

This course is intended for women who have been in business for more than two years and have revenue in excess of 100k per year. If you are just starting your business, check out our Getting Ready and Small Business Essentials courses.


Applications must be completed and submitted no later than end of business on Thursday, May 16th

The cost for the program is $600. Scholarships are available, based on household size and income. Learn More

Class size is limited to ensure the best learning experience for participants. We will let you know via email no later than end of business on Wednesday, May 22 whether you have been accepted (and awarded a scholarship, if you choose to apply for one).

Please note: Attendance is a critical part of completing this course. If you’re not able to attend at least 80% of the classroom sessions, you will not be able to meet the course requirements, so the timing may not be right for you to apply. If that is the case, and you’d like to be kept on our interest list for future sessions of this course, please email

Scholarship Program

We have a generous scholarship program for our classes. Find out if you are eligible to attend for a reduced fee.