Family Business Education Certificate Program
A Basic Course of Family Business Study

REGISTER NOW for 2017-2018. Contact Nancy Jo Dietzen, wfbf@uwosh.edu  or 920-424-1547 to register.

This program is designed to give those relatively new to the management of a family business the basic foundation of the dynamics of a family or closely held business.  Seven sessions, running from September through March, provide an opportunity for a cohort of individuals to both learn from the presenters and to establish a network of resources to help them build the foundation of their family business career.

Please print and share the attached brochure with anyone who you feel could benefit from participation.  Questions regarding the program can be directed to Dale Feinauer (feinauer@uwosh.edu) or Nancy Jo Dietzen (wfbf@uwosh.edu).

Session Date Topic

September

Defining the Family Business

October

Family Business Governance

November

Strategic Planning in the Family Business

December

Business Management in the Family Business

February

Evolving Ownership in the Family Business

March

Evolving Leadership in the Family Business

April

Managing Culture, Change, and Conflict

 

 

 

 

 

 

To view full Course Outline for the FBE course, click here.

Policies:

  • First-come, first-serve registration
  • Maximum class size 15; a waiting list will be generated for future classes
  • All sessions must be taken to receive certification.  In the case where missing a session is unavoidable, the session can be made-up when the session is offered class.
  • Participants are expected to spend time outside the class doing homework which might include studying their own businesses and families

Fee: 

$500 per person for WFBF members and sponsors
$1,500 per person for non-WFBF members and sponsors

EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT IF REGISTERED 30 DAYS IN ADVANCE OF SESSION 1
$350 for WFBF member and sponsors
$1,275 for non-WFBF members or sponsors
Per Session Cost: $275

Thanks to our sponsors:

Bank First National
Schenck s.c.
UTECH Consulting, Inc. UTECH Consulting, Inc.

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Last updated: 11-May-2017