About the altMBA

The altMBA is a 31-day online leadership workshop founded in 2015 by Seth Godin. It celebrates our shared humanity and provides students with the skills they need to be impactful leaders and make meaningful change.

It has transformed the lives of over 4,800 leaders in more than 90 countries around the world and is the flagship workshop at Akimbo.

It requires an application to be considered for enrollment and is limited to 125 students per session.

We use digital tools like Slack, Discourse, and Zoom to facilitate the learning process.

The altMBA is a commitment of time, money, and effort. Students should be prepared to spend at least 20 hours a week to make real change happen.

To learn more about the altMBA, we encourage you to take a look at our FAQ.

You can also reach us via email at [email protected] or schedule a one-on-one call with a member of our team using this link.

Akimbo is a public benefit corporation that creates online learning experiences for leaders across the globe. Our courses celebrate our shared humanity and teach students the skills to change the systems that shape our world.


Apply for the altMBA

The program dates:
January 17th – February 17th, 2022

Note: The First Priority deadline for the January 2022 session is Tuesday, September 14th.

The application takes about 15 minutes to complete.

Application