YOUNG TECH ENTREPRENEUR
The Young Tech Entrepreneur program strives to encourage self-sufficiency and close the wealth gap through tech and entrepreneurship. This program is sponsored by The Pollination Project.
In this program, youth ages 14-24 will learn tech skills that will enable them to create a business that can decrease the poverty rate in the area and encourage generational wealth.
What you will gain:
Insider knowledge that will shift your current mindset to an entrepreneurial mindset
Access to a powerful network of entrepreneurs, business contacts, and industry experts
Online courses that can be accessed after the cohort ends
Live sessions with professionals who are motivated to mentor you as you grow in your entrepreneurial journey
Exposure and marketing for your current and future business opportunities
This program is designed to be completed in 6 weeks. The sections and topics will be taught as follows:
SECTION 1: METHOD
This section will introduce the tech topics that will enable participants to build a business. They are as follows:
Week 1: Introduction to STEM and Tech
Week 2: User Experience (UX) Research and Design, Data Science, Content/Video Production
SECTION 2: MONEY
This section will discuss money and business. They are as follows:
Week 3: How to set your business up as a legal entity, Online and Social Media Presence Marketing and Advertising
Week 4: Insurance and Financial Smarts: Saving and Investing
SECTION 3: MINDSET
This section will help the participants to develop a mindset as professional business owners. They are as follows:
Week 5: Professionalism and Customer Service, Business Communication, Staying Confident and Fighting Imposter Syndrome
Week 6: Staying Grounded but Focused, Giving Back Responsibly
Proceeds are used to support our scholarship fund and programs.
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