FAQ

Who is the Business Report's Leadership Academy for?
Business Report's Leadership Academy brings together a cross section of industry professionals who are eager to develop their leadership styles, leverage their strengths, and build their teams while establishing a strong peer network of like-minded professionals.

Past participants' titles included: Business Owners, Manager, Senior Manager, Senior Associate, Division Vice President, Director, Supervisor, Principal Senior Client Advisor, President and other senior level candidates who oversee one or more employees.

What makes our program different?
Business Report's Leadership Academy is an experiential program that brings the best of personal development, professional growth, leadership exposure and guest CEO speakers. This is an intensive five-session program. Over the course of our time together, you will have access to key leaders and cross-sector perspectives, and gain a new peer network to tap throughout your career.

Who will I meet?
Past participants have been leaders across a wide range of organizations and industries, including professional services, banking, retail, communications, real estate, digital media, economic development, government and academia. Titles included: Manager, Senior Manager, Senior Associate, Division Vice President, Director, Supervisor, Principal Senior Client Advisor, or other mid-level titles, from small to enterprise companies.

How does the nomination/application process work?
To be considered for the Business Report Leadership Academy, you must be nominated by the CEO or a senior executive from your organization. If you are a business owner, you can simply complete an application. The nomination form can be found here.

How much does it cost?
$3,850 covers all meals, assessments, supplies and coaching over the course of five sessions, including two full day Friday retreats and three Friday afternoon lunch sessions. Once your application is reviewed and accepted, we will send a link for payment or we can provide an invoice.

Are meals included?
All meals and snacks are included during the two Friday retreats and three Friday afternoon sessions. A class reception at the close of both full-day Fridays is also included.

What do I need to bring?
You will receive a binder and handouts. You are welcome to bring a laptop, iPad or tablet.

What should I wear?
You should dress business casual and comfortably for the entire program.

What if I miss one of the sessions?
We recommend committing fully to all sessions, including the two Friday retreats and three Friday afternoon sessions, in order to optimize the experience, build your network, and realize the full value of Business Report's Leadership Academy. If a conflict arises and you miss a session, we will be happy to get you up to speed at a mutually agreed upon date/time prior to the next session. 

When is the next Leadership Academy?
The next Business Report Leadership Academy will kick off Friday, August 18, 2017. Nominations and applications will be accepted until Friday, June 30. Space is limited and your nomination form, followed by your application and payment, must be completed before the start of the program. If you cannot attend our fall program and are interested in future sessions, please contact us here.

Additional Questions?
Please contact us here and we will be happy to assist you!