Collaborate to Accelerate

  • Having trouble growing your business?
  • Feeling stuck on the hamster wheel
    – Do you keep running but not seeing any results?
  • Ready to put pedal to the metal?
  • Wanting to take your business beyond a ‘job’
    and see it reach it’s full potential?

What's Involved?


Everybody needs help to make it- nobody has all of the skills needed to reach their business potential. The Business Accelerate Program is your regular access to our team of business mentors. Fortnightly Q&A sessions with mentors boasting a range of backgrounds and experience = invaluable to business owners.


Our modules are designed to cover all the topics essential to business growth - from marketing and sales to financial records, CRM and exit planning. These interactive short courses include group discussion and Q&A sessions- they're so much more than just an online video. And the best part? You only pay for the modules you need.


A community is only as good as the members who join it, and the Business Accelerate Program is filled with like-minded small business owners who are committed to taking their business to the next level. When you are surrounded by people who are passionate, talented, and driven to succeed, maintaining your own passion and drive will come naturally.

Access to Industry Experts

The Business Accelerate Program will allow you to learn from guest presenters on topics that are most relevant to you and your business.

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The Business Accelerate Program

Collaborate to Accelerate


With our monthly subscription you stay or go when you’re ready

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Two membership levels

​​Ideal for early-stage founder or new owner


$89.50 per month


All Accelerate level benefits, plus


$149.50 per month


*You qualify for a deep dive session after every three months of continuous membership at Fast-Track level.

**Members from the same business

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Scale your business with the Business Accelerate Program

"Iain's practical approach to delivering his material makes the workshop very enjoyable. He's walked the road of business management before, so his advice comes from the heart, and is totally backed up by logic."

Anne Grove, business owner.

Iain Upland Consultant

Upland Consulting Founder

A word from Iain

We revised the Business Accelerate Program after we recognised a gap in help being offered to small business owners- those beyond early start up but facing the issues of growing, rather than starting, a business.

As with everything we do at Upland Consulting, we built this program following our motto of ‘Head, Heart and Bottom Line’. We know there are many online courses available on the big wide web, but it was imperative to us that this program offer a level of human connectedness that not only grew the skills of it’s participants, but nurtured their values, sense of purpose and sense of community.

Why the application process? Because to get the most out of this program you need to be ready for some changes. We assess this by asking whether you hold the Four Aces:
AMBITION- you have to want to build your business
ACTION- if you only do what you always did, you’ll always get what you’ve always got. Are you ready to act on what we discuss?
ADVICE- are you up for taking feedback, advice and guidance?
AUTHORITY- are you the owner, or part of the ownership group, of your business?

We look forward to welcoming you to our community of successful entrepreneurs!

The Business Accelerate Program

This program is NOT for you if...

  • You are comfortable where you are
  • You are not going to be able to take advice
  • You “don’t have time” to work ON your business
  • You’re not prepared to change your perception or actions

Frequently Asked Questions

We want to ensure we are growing a community of like minded small business owners who are dedicated to making real change in their business.

We don’t offer payment plans but that’s because there’s no commitment. With our monthly subscription you can cancel whenever you need.

New modules are available every month. Our training modules are structured so that they are interactive, presented by our experts live with the opportunity for our community members to ask questions.

We believe the true magic of this program lies in the collaboration of the Accelerate community.  It’s what differentiates it from many other online courses that are available – the peer learning that occurs in our interactive modules and masterclasses.  Whilst you will be able to watch these back if you are not able to make it to the live, the true beauty will be in bouncing off ideas with other, like-minded business owners. 

We vet every applicant into the program to ensure that the community you are joining is filled with like-minded business owners at the same stage of their business journey. Our Accelerate community is a safe space, moderated by our Upland Consulting team, with regular contributions from our team of experts.