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Junior Achievement - Be Entrepreneurial ®

Wednesday, September 14, 2016 @ 4:00 PM (CDT) - Wednesday, October 26, 2016 @ 5:00 PM (CDT)
Recreation Center at Michelle Obma School of Techn 215 Wilson St. Park ForestIL  60466-2066
Wednesday, September 14, 2016 @ 4:00 PM (CDT) - Wednesday, October 26, 2016 @ 5:00 PM (CDT)
Recreation Center at Michelle Obma School of Techn 215 Wilson St. Park ForestIL  60466-2066

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Description

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This free program introduces students to the essential elements of a practical business plan and then challenges them to start an entrepreneurial venture while still in high school. The program is composed of seven sessions, each 45 minutes in length. The program is recommended for students in grades nine through 12.

Students will learn about advertising, competitive advantages, financing, marketing, and product development.

Following participation in the program, students will be able to:
*Recognize characteristics and practices of successful entrepreneurs.
*Evaluate an entrepreneurial idea based on product, customer, and
competitive-advantage criteria.
*Demonstrate business-planning skills for venture start-up, marketing,
financing, management, and ethical decision-making.

Registration Deadline: Tuesday, September 13, 2016.

Activity Other Category

Youth Programs

Grades

9th - 12th

Location

Recreation Center, Lower Level

Instructor

Adina McCollough

Organizer Info

  • Village of Park Forest

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