Accelerating Success

All of our classes are currently held online.

This in-depth, 12-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.

Course Overview

  • The course includes:
    • Developing the financial savvy to manage your financial information and use it to make sound growth decisions
    • Understanding credit and sources of capital
    • 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
    • Optional access to a mentor from the Women Presidents Organization for five months following the end of the program
  • See a detailed outline of the course curriculum
  • 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.

Course Dates (Classes Held Online)

Spring 2022:  February 8 through May 3, 2022 (no class session on February 22 or April 5). All classes are held on Tuesdays from 9 am to noon.

Applications for this session open on January 5 and will be accepted through January 24, 2022. To apply, please complete the Accelerating Success Application & Pre-Program Assessment.  If you have any questions about the application, email Jane Zilch at jzilch@womenventure.org

Fall 2022:  August 23 through November 8, 2022 (no class session on September 6). All classes are held on Tuesdays from 9 am to noon.

Applications for this session will open on July 19 and will be accepted through August 8, 2022.  Email Jane at jzilch@womenventure.org to be added to the “interest” list and receive an email when applications for the fall session are open.

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Requirements:
  • You must have been in business for at least two years
  • Your annual revenue must be $100,000 or more
  • You must be able to attend at least 80% of the classes. Attendance is a critical part of completing this course.
Cost: $600*

*Scholarships are available, based on household size and income. Learn More

Application:

To receive an email when  applications open, please contact Jane Zilch at jzilch@womenventure.org. She'll also be happy to answer any questions you might have about the program. Note: Class size for each session is limited to ensure the best learning experience for participants.

Scholarship Program

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