Archive for the ‘Business & Entrepreneurship’ Category

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Product Pitch Presentations

July 27, 2017 | 12:48 pm

Our Business & Entrepreneurship students presented their final product pitches today to our panel of judges — their TA leaders! Congratulations on 7 days of team-work and innovation!

More photos from the presentations can be found here on Flickr.

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University of Chicago Booth School of Business

July 25, 2017 | 7:30 pm

Our Business & Entrepreneurship students visited the University of Chicago today on an admissions tour and received undergraduate business-program advice from the world-renowned University of Chicago Booth School of Business!

Business Labs

July 23, 2017 | 10:34 am

Our Business & Entrepreneurship students are busy in their labs this morning, learning about international companies/globalization, marketing strategies, and people-centered businesses.

More photos from the morning session can be found here on Flickr!

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Leadership in Business ‘The Personality Matrix’

July 22, 2017 | 4:00 pm

Our Business & Entrepreneurship students began their leadership sessions with facilitator Mr. Quentin Whitehead this morning before heading to the Team Challenge Course in the afternoon.

How did the students find out their personality styles? Check out the video below, and hear from each personality ‘animal’ in his/her own words!

Guest Speaker Glenn Movish

July 15, 2017 | 9:50 pm

Our Business & Entrepreneurship students received their final guest lecturer this afternoon, who gave them the inspiration to pursue their dreams and follow their passions — in business, finance, or beyond!

Thank you, Glenn Movish!

Leadership in Business ‘The Personality Matrix’

July 09, 2017 | 1:25 pm

Our Business & Entrepreneurship students began their morning with the first session of their Leadership in Business series, hosted by our on-site leadership facilitator Mr. Quentin Whitehead.

All of our students are already learning so much about their own leadership style and how other styles communicate effective leadership.

We can’t wait to see our students reflect on their individual leadership series experiences at the end of this conference!

Product Pitch Presentations

July 02, 2017 | 1:08 pm

Congratulations to all of our Business & Entrepreneurship TA groups for completing their final product pitch presentations this morning!

You should all be proud of what you accomplished as a team in the last 8 days!

More pictures from the presentations appear here on our session Flickr album.

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Chicago Federal Reserve

June 30, 2017 | 8:58 pm

Today our Business & Entrepreneurship students visited the Chicago Federal Reserve Bank, where they got an inside look on ‘making’ money, national monetary policies — and a spinning cube of 1 million $1 bills!

Management Team Simulation

June 28, 2017 | 10:40 pm

Today our Business & Entrepreneurship students practiced an emergency situation press conference simulation, moderated by their TA’s.

The ‘company representatives’ (students) had to think on their feet and respond to media questions with precision — and they got to have some fun along the way!

Principled Leadership with Professor Anthony Rucci

June 27, 2017 | 6:31 pm

Our Business & Entrepreneurship students heard from Professor Anthony Rucci of The Ohio State University’s Fisher College of Business this morning for a discussion on principled leadership in business.

Thank you, Professor Rucci!