Winter Camp

WB: Young Entrepreneurs Mini-Course

Students will have an emerging excitement of entrepreneurship through a guided discovery program.

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About this course

By the end of this mini course, students will have an emerging excitement of “How to Create an Idea” through a guided discovery program. They will start to ask themselves: Where is my education taking me? What career can I have? How can I “Follow the Money”?

What you'll learn

LESSON TOPICS TO BE COVERED

Money

  • How did it all begin?
  • Historical maps of Shipping
  • Real Gold and Silver Coins from the present and the past.

New Idea Generation

  • Two books on generating new ideas:
  • A Technique for Producing Ideas by William Bernbach
  • 20 Shots by Warren Buffet (Berkshire Hathaway)

Top-Down Approach vs. Bottom-Up Approach

  • Identify a niche area of business from 10,000-miles above
  • Delve into the companies that operate in niche markets (bio-tech, such as Newtopia and Appili Therapeutics)

Science in Business: Silver & Copper

  • The uses of silver(Ag) and copper(Au) from the mine to the finished products. What are future career opportunities?
  • Periodic Table
  • Medical Article

Company Structure

  • Review the critical aspects of publicly traded companies:
  • Management
  • Capital (Money)
  • Competition
  • Legal (How was the company created from Scratch)
  • Liability

Public vs. Private Companies

  • How to create a private company and take it public?
  • Elon Musk, Steve Jobs and Warren Buffett – how did they generate a new idea and start a company?

Materials & Homework

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$240

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Grades:
7-11
Duration:
8 Lessons
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Grades:
7-11
Duration:
8 Lessons
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