Executive Education & Training

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LearnVest

Resource: LearnVest Webinars
Hosted by: LearnVest
To learn more contact: http://www.learnvest.com/classes

LearnVest is a financial planning company that helps entrepreneurs and individuals make the right financial decisions for their businesses. Its mix of course offerings includes free classes, such as “Building Better Money Habits.”

Primary Assistance: Education
Location(s): Virtual
Primary Requirements: None
Industry Focus: None
First Step: Register
Submission or start date: No

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Women’s Leadership Experience

Resource: Women’s Leadership Experience
Hosted by: Center for Creative Leadership
To learn more contact: http://www.ccl.org/leadership/programs/WLEOverview.aspx

The Women’s Leadership Experience is an executive education program that provides successful women leaders with the insights needed to make purposeful business decisions. The program is delivered in multiple phases, including a 3-day on-site course, a 3-month virtual-learning course, and a 2-day on-site course.

Primary Assistance: Education
Location(s): NC, CA
Primary Requirements: None
Industry Focus: None
First Step: Apply
Submission or start date: Yes

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Women’s Executive Leadership: Business Strategies for Success

Resource: Women’s Executive Leadership: Business Strategies for Success
Hosted by: University of Pennsylvania Wharton School of Business
To learn more contact: http://executiveeducation.wharton.upenn.edu/for-individuals/all-programs/womens-executive-leadership-business-strategies-for-success

The week-long Women’s Executive Leadership: Business Strategies for Success program is designed specifically for today’s female executives and those who aspire to leadership roles. It covers new ground as revealed by the latest Wharton faculty research in work motivation and engagement, career development, internal coaching, emotional intelligence, and women in leadership roles.

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National Federation of Independent Business Webinars

Resource: National Federation of Independent Business Webinars
Hosted by: National Federation of Independent Business
To learn more contact: https://www.nfib.com/webinars/

The National Federation of Independent Business offers free webinars that cover myriad topics, including successful business planning, conducting due diligence, and filing taxes as a small business.

Primary Assistance: Education
Location(s): Virtual
Primary Requirements: None
Industry Focus: None
First Step: Register
Submission or start date: No

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Women in Business: Transitioning to Leadership

2001Resource: Women in Business: Transitioning to Leadership
Hosted by: University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler School of Business
To learn more contact: http://www.kenan-flagler.unc.edu/executive-development/open-enrollment/programs/women-in-business

The Women in Business: Transitioning to Leadership program provides professional women with the information and skills necessary to transition to leadership. Techniques and best practices are taught through the power of experience of leaders and participants.

Primary Assistance: Education
Location(s): Chapel Hill, NC
Primary Requirements: None
Industry Focus: None
First Step: Apply
Submission or start date: Yes

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V-Wise Program

Resource: V-Wise Program
Hosted by: Institute for Veterans and Military Families at Syracuse University
To learn more contact: http://whitman.syr.edu/vwise/about.aspx

V-Wise is a program open to all female veterans, active-duty female service members, and female partners/spouses of active-duty service members and veterans who share the goal of launching and growing sustainable business ventures. The program features a 15-day online learning experience and a 3-day training conference as well as ongoing community mentoring.

Primary Assistance: Networks, Technical Assistance, Education
Location(s): Varies over time
Primary Requirements: None
Industry Focus: None
First Step: Apply
Submission or start date: Yes

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The Advanced Strategy Program: Building and Implementing Growth Strategies

Resource: The Advanced Strategy Program: Building and Implementing Growth Strategies
Hosted by: University of Chicago Booth School of Business
To learn more contact: http://booth.chicagoexec.net/programs/asp.aspx

The Advanced Strategy Program at Chicago Booth helps entrepreneurial-minded individuals develop a strong strategic intuition, with an emphasis on the formulation and the implementation of strategy.

Primary Assistance: Education
Location(s): Chicago, IL
Primary Requirements: None
Industry Focus: None
First Step: Register
Submission or start date: Yes

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TechSpeak for Entrepreneurs

Resource: TechSpeak for Entrepreneurs
Hosted by: Webgrrls International
To learn more contact: http://www.techspeakforentrepreneurs.com/

TechSpeak for Entrepreneurs is a series of workshops designed to teach nontechnical entrepreneurs and business people about the entire process of communicating with, understanding, and managing technology teams and projects.

Primary Assistance: Education
Location(s): Varies over time
Primary Requirements: None
Industry Focus: None
First Step: Register
Submission or start date: Yes

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Strategy Driven Innovation

Resource: Strategy Driven Innovation
Hosted by: Stanford University
To learn more contact: http://create.stanford.edu/courses/strategy-driven-innovation.php

Strategy Driven Innovation is an online course offered by Stanford University. The course is part of the Innovation and Entrepreneurship Certificate. The course teaches individuals how to translate current strategy into growth, develop strategies for multiple time frames, and recognize rhythmic elements for strategy creation.

Primary Assistance: Education
Location(s): Virtual
Primary Requirements: None
Industry Focus: None
First Step: Register
Submission or start date: No

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Smith-Tuck Global Leaders Program for Women

Resource: Smith-Tuck Global Leaders Program for Women
Hosted by: Smith College
To learn more contact: http://www.smith.edu/execed/?q=programs/smith-tuck-global-leaders

The Smith-Tuck Global Leaders Program for Women combines Smith’s signature all-women learning environment and Tuck’s dynamic, highly personalized approach to executive development. Through an experiential learning component and sessions on key global trends, participants expand their capacity to drive strategy and execution in the context of profound disruption.

Primary Assistance: Education
Location(s): Hanover, MA
Primary Requirements: None
Industry Focus: None
First Step: Register
Submission or start date: Yes