Design your business impact. Workshops and online programs that teach design and product leaders how to generate business impact. It’s a carefully crafted experience, a community that practices, with peers and mentors to practice new approaches to generating business impact. If you're struggling to

Level-up your business impact, with design, peers and practice.

Workshops and Online MASTERCLASSES for design leaders.


“My world makes so much more sense to me [after this session] than it did just a half hour ago and my brain is super hot right now.”

- Barton Renner, Design Lead @ Rackspace



Our materials have been delivered to leaders at these great companies…


Our focus

Being a product or design leader is one of the most fulfilling careers in today’s job market. It can also be incredibly lonely. While there are many sources of information we love, like meetups, conferences, camps, and online education, finding peers and safe places to practice new skills can be difficult.

To combat this, Second Wave Dive seeks to provide support at one of the most fundamental levels, community. Through healthy community, regardless of where you live, we’re all connected. Through that connection, we create incredible impact.


Deliberate practice

Our programs ask seasoned professionals to dive into the deep-end of the intersection between design and business. In all of our programs, you will learn through deliberate practice, be inspired with tested examples from leaders and peers, and build communities where critique and feedback can be shared in a safe place.



Program structure

Our programs are 6-week part-time virtual camps, designed for senior leaders looking to:

  • Share approaches for work, insights, inspiration, etc.

  • Build psychological safety and trust with peers who are in the same situation

  • Understand the investment their company is making into their development

  • Deliberately practice tools/frameworks/approaches that embrace the overlaps of design and business.