2020 INNO SUMMER INSTITUTE
Business and Entrepreneurship
Have what it takes to run a business? In this course, students will explore the concepts of business and economics, learning how to form business plans, create marketing plans, and account for costs. Students will then prepare to start their own businesses using the concepts covered in the two weeks. After preparation, they will present their own products to the counselors in a manner similar to the popular TV show Shark Tank. By the end of this course, students will have a solid understanding of what is needed to start and maintain a business.
Day 1: What is Business?
Day 2: Investing in Stocks
Day 3: Marketing, Products, Costs, and Services
Day 4: Introduction to Shark Tank and PVLEGS
Day 5: Shark Tank (cont.)
Day 6: Shark Tank Presentations
Day 7: Business Simulations
Day 8: Business Simulations
Day 9: Business Simulations
Day 10: Evaluation for Business Simulations