“Attention entrepreneurs in the making! Let’s get one thing straight – YOU ARE BORN WITH IT!… Passion, thirst, risk-taking, innovation, intelligence, and so many other variables that make up a successful entrepreneur and cannot be taught. They are either in your genes or not.” Mike Michalowicz
Get a jump on your college degree, develop a business that can support you through college and beyond, or simply march to the beat of your own entrepreneurial drum!!
Step into the halls of business for an experience you’ll never forget! Form a business, outsmart the competition, turn a profit, and give back to the community. Here are a few things you’ll do:
- Incorporate a company
- Make a business plan
- Design/choose a product
- Negotiate with vendors
- Market your products
- Promote and advertise
- Manage ongoing operations
- Film a commercial
- Balance the books
- Track the supply chain
- Report to the Board of Directors
- Present to a Shark Tank for real business investment dollars.
This program is free to incoming high school seniors and requires a year-long commitment. Running concurrently with the school year, you must be able to attend weekly sessions and be willing to complete work outside of class. By program’s end, you will be ready to launch your own business and stand on your feet in the community. Limited seating is available. You must be approved prior to the first class to participate.