Why Select Business U?
Elevating Business Engagement Nationally
Since Business U’s launch in 2014, more than 5,000 individuals have attended a Business U accredited course or event. Program graduates who have adopted our CRM technology, B2B Engage® have expanded reach to employers by 5 times their baseline. That’s 5 times more opportunities for your job seekers and students.
As the only institutionally-accredited national organization that focuses exclusively on business engagement, we transform the “outdated” approach of how public-sector organizations engage with industry. Through professional development; CRM technology; and engagement strategies; we shift the cultural and operational mindset of these organizations to provide businesses with a competitive advantage resulting in expanded opportunities for job seekers and students.
Turn to the nationally recognized subject matter experts to help you Maximize Business Engagement®
Meet the Co-founders – more than 5 decades of C-level business experience translates to understanding the market-responsive needs of business & industry.
Meet our Board – experts in business, workforce, education, and economic development who drive and vet our professional development learning outcomes.
Meet our Customers – our graduates share why Business U’s professional development programs helped them gain the necessary knowledge and skills to engage business and industry successfully as a partner in sector strategies, career pathways, work-based learning, and as a customer with government-funded services.
Industry Awards – Third-party validation and recognition that Business U has the programs for organizations seeking a more transformational engagement approach.
Scholarships – Fully funded opportunities to earn the only accredited business engagement certification in the nation
Watch our Corporate Video - Learn in three minutes why national stakeholders think Business U is outcomes driven.