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astra academy


Unable to attend ASTRA Academy or simply want to view a session again? Select sessions from ASTRA's 2017 Marketplace & Academy have been video recorded so you may view them at your convenience. 

  • Retail Math 101: The Numbers Game | Phil Wrzesinski, Phil's Forum Publishing
  • Do You Have Assets Outside of Your Business to Fund Retirement? | Andrew Starfield & Joseph Murray, MassMutual Greater Philadelphia
  • Right Brain Red: 7 Ideas for Creative Success | Tim Walsh, Getta1Games
  • Using LinkedIn to Build Brand, Generate Leads & Win Business | JD Gershbein, Owlish Communications
  • Cooperative Significance: Being an Influential Leader at Work (& Beyond) | Thom Singer, The Conference Catalyst 
  • Above All Else: The Power of Passion | Jamie Clarke,The Out There Adventure Centre and

If you attended ASTRA's 2017 Marketplace & Academy as a full conference registrant, you can view these sessions free of additional charge. If you do not have a discount code please reach out to Ahren Hoffman, director of education, via email: or phone: 312-955-9047. 

If you did not attend the full conference but you are interested in reviewing the recorded sessions you can register for this product by clicking on the "Register" button below. The Full Access Package is $99 and includes 6 recorded sessions (see above listing) and access to session slides and materials, if applicable.