MADISON – College students in three native excessive faculties are inspecting entrepreneur potentialities by collaborating within the Madison Creating Entrepreneurial Alternatives or Madison CEO enterprise.
Madison CEO originated with native enterprise leaders making a board of administrators who “began pushing out phrase of this system to the scholars of John Paul II Catholic, Bob Jones and James Clemens excessive faculties,” James Clemens pupil Bryson Hewell mentioned. Enterprise professionals have partnered to coach youth excited by changing into entrepreneurs.
Madison CEO consists of juniors and seniors:
* St. John Paul II Catholic Excessive College — Belle Buehrle
* Bob Jones Excessive College — Will Bao, Ian Finney, Sija Headrick, Leah Lessmann, Rebecca Meyer, Sam Pope, Sam Uchitel.
* James Clemens Excessive College – Alaina Burnham, Micah Burrows, Lauren Chambers, Bryson Hewell, Jonah Roberts, Raven Williams.
Michael and Suzanne Katschke function facilitators.
Greater than a textbook course, Madison CEO immerses college students in real-life studying experiences to take dangers, handle outcomes and be taught from outcomes. CEO college students at all times meet at a enterprise – by no means in a college classroom.
Within the “1 to 100” mission, every pupil began with $1 and turned it into $100 in any method potential. They used the cash as beginning funds for his or her class enterprise.
This semester, Madison CEO college students collaborated to discovered an organization that finally would donate to an area enterprise with a number of the earned earnings.
“We have been in control of making a profitable enterprise,” Bob Jones pupil Sija Headrick mentioned. “We began a positivity T-shirt firm referred to as Mad Metropolis Attire. Our mission is to unfold positivity one t-shirt at a time and to assist the group by donating to a enterprise.”
Subsequent semester, college students are evaluating their preliminary concepts for particular person companies. Their concepts embody manufacture of brass casings for bullets and upcycled clothes. One other clothes model might memorialize an individual’s family members with printed merchandise, perhaps with a quote or saying.
As well as, college students prompt images or a musical efficiency act for aggressive sports activities, like a dance group, cheer group, coloration guard and ice skating.
Enterprise traders are funding the complete program. Their annual funding of $1,000 supplies vital sources for facilitators’ salaries and different bills and ensures the category’ future sustainability.
Madison CEO welcomes enterprise house owners or entrepreneurs to function mentors and share time and experience with a CEO pupil.
For extra data, go to madisonalceo.com.