Diverse group of business people | The Alternative Board

Peer Advisory Boards

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Staying Ahead in a Rapidly Changing World

Rapidly changing market conditions force companies to quickly update traditional day-to-day operations. In today’s environment, you have to be fast and nimble in order to seize opportunities, rise above challenges and respond to changing times.

TAB Iowa (The Alternative Board™) helps business owners and leaders confidently see new opportunities and achieve their strategic goals. We offer busy entrepreneurs a powerful, streamlined program that includes peer advisory boards, one-on-one coaching, workshops, expert speakers, robust business tools and invaluable TAB connections.

Why go it alone when you’re faced with important and complex decisions? Experience tight-knit relationships with other business leaders who expertly guide you, challenge you to think critically — and who genuinely care.

The Virtual Board

Virtual coaching online call | TAB Iowa
Virtual coaching | TAB Iowa
Online business call | TAB Iowa

8 Reasons to Join a TAB Virtual Board

Greater focus on the big picture

Become a better business leader by working ON your business and not IN your business.

Greater focus on the big picture

Become a better business leader by working ON your business and not IN your business.

No more feeling isolated and alone

Avoid being overwhelmed by the issues you face in your business with a group of supportive and like-minded entrepreneurial advisors.

Increase acountability for your actions

Your TAB Board and your TAB coach will both ensure any course of action you decide upon is achieved.

Achieve personal and professional growth

Be transformed by gaining valuable knowledge, helping you be a more confident and effective business owner and leader.

Better decision-making skills

Different perspectives from fellow TAB members will broaden your thinking and help you make sound decisions.

Trusted, unbiased and confidential

Join a group of peers that will become your most reliable source for feedback, wisdom and advice.

Gain new knowledge and insights

Access the type of information that will help elevate your business from business leaders and experts.

19 Reasons You Need a Business Owner Advisory Board | TAB Iowa

Download our 19 Reasons Why You need a Business Owner Advisory Board

TAB Toolbox

TAB Iowa Toolbox

Traction Model

Traction Model is a business management system with a complete set of business tools which help align all processes of a business.

Leadership and Employee Training

A proven training program to identify the skills your people have so we put our effort into effective results.

Sales & Sales Manager Training

Sales and sales management training focuses on the "10 Essentials" for the increasing of sales from your sales manager.

17 Business Assessments

17 Behavior Assessments prove everyone's personality leaves imprints into everything we do. These assessments help provide measurable impact to people and business.

24 Skill Sets of Managers

24 Skill Sets of a Manager focuses on twenty-four high-impact habits which are the key in achieving outstanding results in management.


Personality Assessments & Reports will help you increase communications, reduce workplace conflicts, receive more engagement from employees/teams, and discover advance ideal talent/motivators.

Strategic Business Planning

Strategic Business Planning creates a compelling vision for your organization, achieve greater engagement, establish a thriving culture and have the tools to execute. The outcome? An aligned, focused and accountable team that delivers real results.

7 Stages of Business Growth

7 Stages of Business helps understand and decipher the patters, behavior and characteristics of growth in entrepreneurial enterprises. Creating a sustainable, thriving enterprise takes time, patience and planning. It also takes practicing the Art of Intentionality; knowing how to navigate through the various stages of enterprise growth.

We address both personal and business goals to make sure you achieve complete success.

Get aligned today.

“I joined TAB in the spring of 2011. It has been a very difficult prior three years in business as a small architecture firm. TAB has helped me greatly in developing a business plan and then advancing my business with that plan.”

Mark Thiessen

“Roger Stalheim and ‘The Alternative Board’ have been very inspiring to me and my business. The lively discussions at our monthly meetings provide valuable insight.”

Alan Kinchloe Faller Kincheloe and Company
Alan Kinchloe

“I knew there was a need for me to improve as a business owner and manager. Roger Stalheim immediately gave me the tools to begin my journey and then went about the work of helping me grow as a person and as business owner.”

Mark Henry Cub Labs Inc.
Mark Henry

“One of the best decisions that I have made in the past few years was joining TAB. My one-on-one time with Roger has proven to be very helpful in finding and keeping my focus.”

Toby Tyler Marble Works, Inc.
Toby Tyler