Acumen Learning is the leading authority on business acumen, helping people understand and utilize the five key drivers that power their company's success. 


The Big Idea

Acumen Learning simplifies complex and intimidating financial concepts and teaches the universal principles of business acumen. The common thread through every participant’s experience is that each leaves understanding how they can execute better, smarter, and faster business decisions that drive profitable and sustainable growth.

To date, Acumen Learning has been taught to more than 100,000 people. It is the highest rated training course at top corporate universities such as General Electric, Verizon, Cigna, Rubbermade. Acumen Learning has helped organizations implement transformative learning and development initiatives such as:

  • Improving the speed of informed decision-making

  • Grooming high-potential employees for career opportunities/retention

  • Developing sustainable acumen as a component of succession planning

  • Driving a culture of owner/entrepreneur thinking at all levels of the business

  • Managing change due to a merge or acquisition, growth or shift in strategy

what can acumen learning licensees offer?

Licensees can offer the flagship course Building Business Acumen, which is delivered in either a one-day or two-day format. The course is customized for the relevant financials of each organization and the roles of participants. Participants will learn to:

  • Benchmark their company's strategy and performance, against your competitors

  • Be a more effective leader by articulating their company's strategy and performance to others

  • Craft an action plan of how they will drive their company's strategy and performance

  • See the big picture of how their company makes money

  • Develop a working knowledge of their company's strategy and financial statements

  • Make better business decisions by understanding how they impact company results