Executive Education

Denver’s Choice for Professional Development

At Executive Education, our mission is to empower an organization’s greatest resource, its people.

As a part of the nationally ranked Daniels College of Business at the University of Denver, we provide quick-hit, relevant and research-based programming to individuals, teams and organizations. Our one to five day programs and workshops are cultivated to develop leadership skills, enhance business acumen, and increase team efficacy in less time than traditional training courses.

Whether you’re looking to elevate your own career, increase your team’s performance or shift your organizational culture, you can choose from a la carte workshops or private programs, or work with us to create customized programming to take your organization to the next level.

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Areas of Expertise 

Leadership Development

Experiential. Innovative. Impactful. Ignite your potential with our transformative leadership development programs. Cultivate essential skills and strategic vision for effective and inspiring leadership. 

Business Acumen

Sharpen your business skillset and decision-making prowess through our specialized acumen workshops. Gain the insights and skills needed to navigate the complexities of the corporate landscape with confidence.

Team Building

Elevate collaboration and boost team synergy with our dynamic team-building workshops. Our tailored activities and exercises foster stronger connections, enhancing overall teamwork and productivity.

Featured Upcoming Program

Accelerated Leadership Experience

Delivering best practices and highly applicable team building skills, the Accelerated Leadership Experience is a leadership program that includes both classroom and experiential activities designed for new, high potential managers. You will participate in a three-day intensive kick-off session at DU followed by four half-days online, developing the tools and skills needed to succeed in increasingly complex roles.

Date and Time

October 28-30, 2024 | Three-day session at DU, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Fridays Nov. 6, 15, 22, & Dec. 6, 2024 | Online |  9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.



In-person session followed by half-days online


$4,880 per participant


A 15% discount is available for nonprofits, current or former military, government, DU alumni, Daniels corporate partners, and three or more individuals from the same organization.

Discover the Daniels Difference

Engage in interactive curriculum

Our curriculum incorporates experiential learning, engaging participants in hands-on activities, fostering skill development in critical thinking, problem-solving, and communication.

Our real-world applications bridge the gap between theory and practice, promoting the retention of information and the development of adaptable, confident learners.

Learn on your schedule

Our programs are designed for the busy working professional. Whether you choose a high-level, one-day workshop or a five-day comprehensive experience, we provide transformative professional development without the hefty time commitment.

Leverage our array of expertise

Prioritize your leadership development with our hands-on leadership experiences, enhance your business acumen with our quick-hit programs, or improve professional and personal communication skills with Insights Discovery workshops.

Utilize discounts for groups and teams

We understand the pivotal role each member plays in driving transformation, and believe that empowering the entire team through upskilling is one facet of fostering meaningful change.

Take advantage of our group discounts and embark on a collective journey towards a more skilled and empowered organization.

Gain insights from industry experts

We work with faculty who have not only excelled in the academic arena, but succeeded in the c-suite.

With their unique blend of theory and industry experience our faculty provide program participants with cutting-edge thought leadership around business topics.

Build partnerships for progress

We take a personal approach to your professional development. Rather than simply providing a one-size-fits-all training program, we take the time to understand your organization’s strengths, aspirations and areas for advancement, crafting a personalized solution for your unique needs.

Program Finder

At Daniels Executive Education, skill-enhancing workshops and transformational programs provide you with the skills and tools you need to adapt and thrive in today’s complex world. Use the finder below to identify leadership programs and business acumen workshops that best fit your schedule and needs.

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july 2024

25julAll DayEffective Communication Using Insights DiscoveryHalf-day Workshop

august 2024

14augAll DayEffective Team ManagementOne-day Workshop

september 2024

05sepAll Day19Finance For Non-Financial ManagersThree-day Workshop

12sep5:00 pm8:00 pmBailey Program Annual DinnerAnnual Dinner & Spotlight

17sepAll DayEffective Communication Using Insights DiscoveryHalf-day Workshop

17sepAll Day08octBuild a Data Strategy Leveraging AIThree-day workshop

26sepAll Day28The Franchisee JourneyThree-day workshop

26sepAll Day10octData Visualization Using Power BIThree-day Workshop

october 2024

07octAll Day14novPublic Safety Leadership DevelopmentFive-day Workshop

15octAll DayNegotiating with ConfidenceOne-day Workshop

17oct8:00 am10:00 amBailey Program October RoundtableBreakfast Roundtable

28octAll Day06decAccelerated Leadership ExperienceFive-day equivalent workshop

november 2024

04nov(nov 4)9:00 am06(nov 6)12:00 pmReal Estate Investing for Family EnterpriseAnnual Dinner & Spotlight

december 2024

05decAll DayEffective Team ManagementOne-day Workshop

09decAll Day13Denver Leadership ExperienceFive-day Workshop

17dec9:00 am4:00 pmDashboard in a Day Using Power BIOne-day Workshop

january 2025

27janAll Day06marPublic Safety Leadership Development: Cohort for Senior LeadersFive-day Workshop