The JABC Summer Start-Up Camp will give students the knowledge needed to create a start-up and to present a pitch to a panel of expert judges. Students will learn about the initial steps of operating a business, and how they can present their business to angel investors or venture capitalists.
While planning out their company idea, participants will learn about social media marketing, venture funding, public speaking, and business fundamentals. They will also learn to maintain and analyze financial records and create a business plan which will help them better establish their pitch.
The JABC Summer Start-Up Camp supports the curriculum objectives of a range of subjects including entrepreneurship, marketing, general business, career studies, public speaking, mathematics, leadership and co-op.
By the end of the JABC Summer Start-Up Camp, students will understand the components of creating a successful pitch and the initial phases of starting a business enterprise.