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    Wake Forest Summer Immersion: Entrepreneurship Institute


    • Listing Type: Summer Programs
    • Program Delivery: Residential
    • Provided By: College
    • Session Start: June, July
    • Session Length: One Week
    • Entering Grade: 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th
    • Category: Business/Entrepreneurship
    • Sub-Categories: Business, Entrepreneurship
    • Selective: No
    • Ages: 15, 16, 17, 18, 19
    • Minimum Cost: $1,500 - $2,999
    • Career Clusters: Business Management and Administration
    • Credit Awarded: No
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    Innovate. Create. Build. Disrupt. Take Your idea from concept to reality and learn how to launch the next industry-changing start-up!

    Learn how to develop, vet, and launch a valuable entrepreneurial idea. Meet and engage with successful entrepreneurs, tour start-up companies at different stages of development, and learn key principles of entrepreneurial marketing, finance, and strategy.  

    Topics Covered: 

    • Entrepreneurial Ideation
    • Financial Modeling for Entrepreneurs 
    • Entrepreneurial Marketing - How to Target, Reach, and sell to Target market Customers 
    • Developing an Entrepreneurial Mindset
    • Vapor Testing, Basic Prototyping, and Concept Development

    Hands-On Experiences:

    • Be mentored by founders, entrepreneurs, and industry leaders
    • Tour Business accelerators and incubators 
    • Learn to create a pitch deck
    • participate in a hands-on start-up competition 
    • Pivot Panel - Resilience to failure 

    Hands-on experiences are subject to change.