• Be Entrepreneurial 2015 Sponsor by Catterpillar
    Be Entrepreneurial 2015 Sponsor by Catterpillar
    Challenges students from 15 to 19 years old, start an entrepreneurial venture while still in high school. Group photo at Wat Dan Sam Rong School, Bangkok.
  • Be Entrepreneurial 2015 Sponsor by Catterpillar
    Be Entrepreneurial 2015 Sponsor by Catterpillar
    Evaluate an entrepreneurial idea based on product, customer, and competitive-advantage criteria at Thewphaingarm School, Bangkok.
  • Be Entrepreneurial 2015 Sponsor by Catterpillar
    Be Entrepreneurial 2015 Sponsor by Catterpillar
    Recognize characteristics and practices of successful entrepreneurs. Certificates at Darasamutr School, Chonburi Province.
  • It's My Business 2015 Sponsor by Bechtel Inc.
    It's My Business 2015 Sponsor by Bechtel Inc.
    Apply their entrepreneurial skills to education, career, and service pursuits. Group photo Bechtel Inc. & students from Wat That Thong School.
  • It's My Business 2015 Sponsor by Bechtel Inc.
    It's My Business 2015 Sponsor by Bechtel Inc.
    Will be presented Fill a need, Know your customer and product, Be creative and innovative and Believe in yourself. Students from Saipanya School.
  • It's My Business 2015 Sponsor by Bechtel Inc.
    It's My Business 2015 Sponsor by Bechtel Inc.
    Apply their entrepreneurial skills to education, career, and service pursuits. Certificates at Srivikorn School.
  • Insure Your Success 2015 Sponsor by Krungthai AXA
    Insure Your Success 2015 Sponsor by Krungthai AXA
    The Insure Your Success project helps young people aged 12 – 18 years understand the risks associated with certain financial choices. Certificates at Chan Hun Bamphen School
  • Insure Your Success 2015 Sponsor by Krungthai AXA
    Insure Your Success 2015 Sponsor by Krungthai AXA
    Provides opportunities for AXA employees to engage in the communities in which they work by volunteering
  • Insure Your Success 2015 Sponsor by Krungthai AXA
    Insure Your Success 2015 Sponsor by Krungthai AXA
    Raises awareness in the community (government, media, parents) of the need for enhanced financial education and how businesses like AXA can contribute positively to meeting that need. Group photo at Buddhajak Withaya School.
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JA It's My Business®
Sponsor by Bechtel

JA It’s My Business! meets the after-school programming needs of a diverse group of students by providing engaging, academically enriching, and experiential learning sessions in entrepreneurship education.

Following participation in the program, students will be able to:
• Apply their entrepreneurial skills to education, career, and service pursuits.
The following entrepreneurial characteristics will be presented:
• Fill a need.
• Know your customer and product.
• Be creative and innovative.
• Believe in yourself.

Session Titles and Summaries:


Session One: I Am an Entrepreneur
Working in groups, students play the E-Quiz Game Show. They begin to identify entrepreneurial characteristics they possess by learning about the lives of entrepreneurs both past and present.


Session Two: I Can Change the World
Students work in groups to complete a blueprint for a Teen Club. Students identify the first entrepreneurial characteristic, “Fill a Need,”by considering customer needs and brainstorming product design. Students begin to identify the skills and knowledge needed to create a business.


Session Three: I Know My Customer
Working in groups, students recognize the second entrepreneurial characteristic, “Know Your Customer and Product.” Students practice ways to market specific products to the appropriate customers.


Session Four: I Have an Idea
Students participate in an auction designed to highlight creative and innovative entrepreneurs and their businesses.


Session Five: I See a Need
By analyzing current examples of social entrepreneurs, students identify businesses they can start. They examine ways entrepreneurs use the four entrepreneurial characteristics to improve the lives of others.


Session Six: Celebrate Entrepreneurs!
Students create entrepreneur profile cards to showcase their understanding of the fourth entrepreneurial characteristic, “Believe in Yourself.”

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