Get certified in ExO Foundations

Discover the future of business management & consulting

Join the 17,000+ OpenExO Community members transforming the world through the ExO Business model. It all begins with ExO Foundations, learn how to truly scale business for you and your clients. 



You'll be learning from one of the best in business innovationSalim Ismail

Salim is the author of international bestselling business book, Exponential Organizations, founding executive director of Singularity University, director at XPRIZE Foundation and founder at OpenExO, a community of business professionals assisting the world through disruptive change.

You need to be part of this community!

ExO is a sure way to ensure your future in business is super relevant.

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Years' experience in business

Influential organizations and institutions are already being transformed by our certified ExO Practitioners

What is ExO Foundations?

The OpenExO Foundations course is the first step in radically transforming  business for you and your clients by learning about the ExO Attributes, the frameworks upon which Exponential Organizations are built.

In the FREE ExO Foundations course, you will engage with Salim Ismail, best-selling author of Exponential Organizations, as he walks you through the key concepts that shape the world of business, technology, organizations and society at large.

The ExO Foundations course gives you the tools to begin your journey on becoming a certified ExO Practitioner

Learn the framework that 17,000+ OpenExO community members use to transform business, and the world.

  • NHow information enablement drives exponential growth in technologies powering our world
  • NHow exponential technologies can lead to abundance of key domains of our society such as healthcare, water, energy and education
  • NHow difficult it us for us to grasp the difference between linear and exponential pace of change
  • NHow rapid growth of exponential technologies impacts our society and markets
  • NHow to define a first version of your own Massive Transformative Purpose
  • NHow exponential organizations smartly use 11 key attributes to scale as fast as technology can
  • NHow the growth of exponential organisations impacts the way we run our businesses and institutions
  • NHow exponential organizations consistently outperform traditional companies
  • N How can legacy businesses benefit from the key attributes of exponential organizations
  • NHow a new breed of organizations achieve unprecedented results and speed of growth by tapping into exponential technologies

Start your transformation journey

Start your transformation journey

Learn the framework that 17,000+ OpenExO community members use to transform business, and the world.

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