Strategic Finance Sprint

Learn how top tech companies leverage financial analysis to drive product & business objectives 💸
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Let's level up
TIME
5 weeks
2-3 hours/week of live virtual workshops + team working sessions and 2-4 hours/week of independent work
LEARNING GROUP
1:8 mentor to student ratio
Our Sprints are intimate and heavily curated so you get authentic, meaningful relationship building
FINAL PRODUCT
Portfolio Builder
This Sprint culminates in a pitch deck you can add to your portfolio to show your skills & interests
TUITION
US$699-$999
You can join just this Sprint for $699, or get the Sprint plus full community access for $999 (recommended).

Let's dig in

This Sprint will help you level up (and interview prep) for roles like:
Product Finance
Strategic Finance Associate
Corporate Development Manager
Corporate Finance
Strategy & Operations
General Manager
FP&A
Tie business initiatives to financial outcomes.
Financial literacy is key to making decisions at top tech companies. Learn how Strategic Finance professionals use finance to make better business decisions. This Sprint is for people who are levelling up for a new StratFin role, or who want to build financial acumen to deliver more impact in their day-to-day.

You'll tackle a project with your mentor that gives you exposure to the key concepts & skills you'll need to perform on-the-job. Picflix, a media streaming company, recently launched tiered subscriptions - basic, standard and premium. The leadership team at Picflix wants to shift users towards the premium tier to increase margin while maximizing revenue. You'll create a financial model to model out different scenarios and questions asked by your leadership team.
Key Concepts & Skills
P&L Breakdown
Unit Economics
Competitor Analysis
Strategic Recommendations
Financial Impact Analysis
Financial Modeling
Key Metrics for B2B/B2C
Harry MacInnis
Sr. Manager, Strategic Finance @ DoorDash
Georgia Pettibone
Sr. Associate, Strategic Finance @ Zipline
Megan Richards
Strategic Finance Lead @ PartnerStack
Sean Newman
Strategic Finance Manager @ Alto Pharmacy
Charles Ratté
Partnerships Strategy @ Netflix
Callum Travaglini
Strategy @ WealthSimple

An all-in-one experience

All of our Sprints are created with industry mentors to deliver what you need to know, from who you need to know. Learn skills through a team project that simulates on-the-job learning, helps you prep for interviews and form organic relationships with your mentor, teammates and cohort.

Sprint Specs

What to expect over the course of the program
1
Kickoff & Foundations
Onboard to The Commons community! Get curated connections with alums. Kickoff the Sprint by meeting your team and mentors.
2
Deep Dive & Tackle
Dive deeper into concepts through two interactive workshops & office hours. Leverage your knowledge to tackle the project.
3
Review & Feedback
Submit the first draft of your project. Get personalized, actionable feedback on it from your mentor and team.
4
Polish & Present
Put the final touches on your project and share it with the rest of the team. Learn how your mentor would’ve approached it.
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Schedule
Here's what a typical Sprint looks like...
*Schedule does not reflect weekly team and mentor meetings. These are scheduled by the teams around the team members schedules.
**Times in EST. All sessions are live & online.
***Workshops are recorded and are viewable in case a learner cannot make a session.
****Schedule is subject to slight changes. This is a reflection of a past cohort.
FAQs
Want more info? Check out the full syllabus.
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