We’ve partnered with YELL (Youth Entrepreneurship Leadership Launchpad) to bring a summer boot camp to students who want to learn about the tools and exercises entrepreneurs use to turn their vision into reality. Our first session was such a fun, interactive week that one student said:
“I loved the environment of this course – entertaining, engaging and hands-on. I never lost focus (even though I have ADHD). I learned so much about business, and how to come up with an idea and start a business!”
During the boot camp, students will hear from inspiring local entrepreneurs and business leaders, work with a small group of like-minded peers, and develop problem-solving skills, all while building their extracurricular profile and honing their entrepreneurial skills!
The Young Entrepreneur Summer Workshop is a week-long boot camp that will introduce you to the tools and exercises that entrepreneurs use to turn their vision into reality. You’ll learn about entrepreneurship, design thinking, how to validate if people are interested in your idea, and much more. Whether you come with an idea or not, the program will culminate in your pitching a start-up concept to judges, and we’ll help you get there! 65% of youth say they’re interested in starting their own business; are you one of them?
About the instructor: Jo-Anne Mckee
Jo-Anne was the first YELL teacher and has played an instrumental role in shaping and contributing to its educational practices and culture. She is a teacher and Athletic Director at West Vancouver Secondary School. Teaching is her second career, and she absolutely loves being a part of the educational and athletic adventures of her students.
We only have a few spots remaining in our last session!
South Granville Office (203-3195 Granville St)
Mon, August 26th – Fri, August 30th
Time: 9:00 am – 1:00 pm daily
Call (604) 922-8456 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for more details and to register your spot.