Crain's Launch
Crain's Launch
Crain's Launch
Crain's Launch

Overview: Launch

An intensive full-day program designed for new hires to discover individual strengths, interests, values and unique expertise with the lens of professional development. Participants will complete an impact and self-development plan and a mentorship strategy, as well as gain access to self-assessments,a powerful peer network and a framework for how to more fully engage at their organizations.

This unique and challenging learning experience will enable new hires to:

  • Gain confidence and create a path to professional development.
  • Channel their focus on strengths to leverage within their team, department and organization.
  • Learn skills to apply and grow in their personal and professional life.
  • Create an impact and self-development plan.
  • Forge a new professional network across industries to nurture along their career.

Download your printable version of Launch overview here.


Young professionals with 1-5 years of experience and those who are new to a department, role or team.


Thursday, September 14, 8:30am – 5pm, Crain Communications, 150 N. Michigan Ave., Chicago


$1,200 - includes program fee, course materials and meals.

Next steps

Inquire to learn more about the program or start your enrollment process now.