Constructing the proverbial higher mouse entice is, after all, only the start.
You’ve acquired to have a marketing strategy, drum up some cash, get it on the shop cabinets and persuade folks it is higher. The Hazleton LaunchBox problem, starting Oct. 19, is designed to assist with not simply the genius enterprise concept, however the enterprise success.
Supplied by way of Penn State Hazleton, the Teen Entrepreneurship Problem is held by way of the Hazleton LaunchBox supported by Lawyer Pasco L. Schiavo.
Open to highschool sophomores, juniors and seniors, this system “is designed to show college students key methods for launching a product or startup, establish and resolve issues, and work collectively as a crew.” Courses can be held remotely from 6 p.m. to eight p.m. Tuesdays, with the final class on Nov 23.
The problem concludes Nov. 30 with college students pitching their concepts to a panel of judges. The coed or crew deemed to have one of the best concept and presentation can win a $1,000 prize. Second place will get $500. Whereas the weekly courses can be digital, the “pitch competitors” can be held in individual on the LaunchBox, 13 W. Broad St., Hazleton. Households and mates can attend.
Native companies cowl the associated fee, so this system is free. To take part, register on-line at hazleton.psu.edu/launchbox/entrepreneurship-challenge. For extra info contact Director of Persevering with Training and Hazleton LaunchBox Debra Conway at 570-450-3136 or [email protected]
Attain Mark Guydish at 570-991-6112 or on Twitter @TLMarkGuydish