YOUTH BUSINESS BUILDERS
Youth Entrepreneurial Summer Camp is made possible with a grant from the United States Department of Education Title III Program.
Skills Activities during Summer Academy
•identified a problem for business application;•brainstormed for a solution to the problem;•developed a plan to attract customers;•put together a team to operate and scale their business;•developed ways to make money for the business;•participated in HotShots business simulation;•information shared by guest speakers.•created visual launch plan.
•learned how to apply to college;•toured university;•information shared by guest speakers.
an online money personality profiler developed by aclinical psychologist to help individuals work out their financial strengthsand possible blind-spots.
•stock market simulation•visted the Federal Research Bank
•information shared by guest speakers•participated in miniature golf; Golf rewards players who remain calmunder pressure, never lose their temper and think strategically.
Software & Presentation
•received guidance from a tech entrepreneur on pitching an idea•pitched business idea to panel of judges
National Great Blacks in Wax Museum