Five Rules That Will Transform Business Relationships Online Course

5 Rules Syllabus

5 Rules Syllabus

Ready to apply the Vested “Five Rules” to achieve your goals through a highly collaborative Vested business model?

The Vested Five Rules Online Courseware consists of ten interactive, self-paced video modules designed to help build an understanding and awareness of Vested.

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Click Here to watch Module 2 — Rule 1: Outcome-Based vs. Transaction-Based Business Model

It’s a perfect blend of theory and practice, taught by the Vested faculty at the University of Tennessee College of Business Administration and the authors of the Vested books.

The Five Rules course is based on 10 years of award-winning research, and real-world implementation, and actual results from large and small companies that have gone Vested.

What’s In It For You?

The Five Rules online course will help you:

  • Understand each of Vested’s Five Rules, including why they are so crucial.
  • Learn from real-world examples how companies have applied each of the Vested’s Five Rules.
  • Answer the question “Is Vested Right for Me?”
  • Understand the foundational elements needed to begin your Vested journey.
  • Explore the options for creating a Vested agreement.


Assessments and Tools

Bonus tools and other resources round out the Five Rules self-paced online courseware.

The Five Rules course also includes two online self-assessments that will provide instant results via email:

  1. 10 Ailments Assessment– this proprietary Vested assessment will allow you to instantly analyze if your existing agreement is suffering from structural flaws in the overall deal architecture.
  2. Readiness Assessment — this self-assessment tool will enable you to quickly identify if you have gaps in your readiness.

This course also provides access to the introductory tools in our Vested Toolkit®, as well as other essential resources to get you started on your Vested journey to establish a highly collaborative Vested business model.


This course consists of six self-paced online modules. The course and assessments will take a approximately 6 hours.

Register by clicking on the “Register Here” button to get started. You will receive an email with instant access and instructions for using the course. Once you start the course, you can complete the modules at your own pace and go back as much as needed to review previous modules.

Hire Kate Vitasek or one of our faculty members for a customized workshop to get kickstart your Vested journey. Or contact us to engage with one of our Vested Centers of Excellence to coach you through the process step by step.

This is NOT a live, in-person presentation, so you can get started immediately. You can complete this material from anywhere with an Internet connection at your own pace. The research, real-world examples, resources, and interactive assessments in this course will always be available whenever you need them.


Register Now!Ready to get started? Register and get instant access to learn how to apply the Vested Five Rules to transform your business relationships.

Total Enrollment Cost: $475.00

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*The Five Rules course is free when you purchase the Creating a Vested Agreement course.
*Group rates are available. Please contact Mike.watts(at)vestedway(dot)com.